median sales price: Oahu Market Gaining Some Steam - 04/10/09 09:49 AM
Almost every indicator for March showed the market much stronger than January & February.  Part of this could be seasonal, however on a % basis things were pretty good.  The number of single family home sales were up 45%  and condo sales were up 55%! Median home prices month over month were up 8% and condos up 2.6%.  Days on market for homes were down 30% and 32% for condos.  This is twofold: things are selling quicker and things that aren't selling, sellers are pulling off the market to rent.  This is also reflected in the inventory with 27 less homes … (1 comments)

median sales price: Honolulu Condos set a Record for Median Sales Price! - 06/22/08 02:38 PM
No that is not a typo! Believe it or not, the median sales price for a condo on Oahu last month was $337,300- a record high! What is wrong with this picture? Everything else in the news talks about housing sales down, subprime meltdown, housing bottom no where in sight, etc. Yet, we just set a record... Why is that? A number of reasons- people getting priced out of single family homes (still), more people looking to move here vs. leaving, demographic trend of babyboomers looking to retire here, increasing foreign investment due to weakening dollar... the list goes on, however … (5 comments)

median sales price: April 2008 was Actually Pretty Great! - 05/12/08 09:39 AM
It is pretty typical in any residential real estate market across the country to see sales volume and activity pick up.  A lot of buyers are out there looking in the Spring & Summer and this year was no different.  I had 4 transactions close in April and almost 6 (2 closed March 31st).  As far as the Honolulu, HI real estate market as a whole the month wasn't so bad either.  The median sales price for a single family home was $639,000 and $327,000 for condos.  In addition, days on market were back down to 43 days for homes & 33 … (2 comments)

 
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