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On one of my new listings that went on the market this last week, I had an agent show it twice and call to tell me they were coming in with an offer.  I did expect this one to sell fairly fast, so I wasn't surprised by the immediate interest.  I just closed escrow on a condo just down the street ...
The corner home is in new condition.Central A/CLarge Garage plus 3rd parking stallCovered lanaiShort walk to poolEwa Gentry is one of the newest communities offering wonderful value to buyers.  Located between Pearl Harbor and Barber Point, and just below Schofield Barracks, makes Ewa Gentry's lo...
This one is ready to move in.  It is located next to Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Airfield.  One exit away from Mililani and Wahiawa in the other direction.Launani Valley is quiet and peaceful.  there are several recreation activities available.  Swimming pool, playgrounds, BBQ areas, tennis, b...
This wonderful charming home sits on the hills above Honolulu and sports nice ocean and mountain views.  The original owners have resided there since it was built and have shown great pride of ownership.The kitchen and bathrooms were remodeled and the homes have been painted throughout.It's locat...
                                                       Yesterday I attended an awards luncheon.  On of the things that got my attention was the venders who were at the event.  There were a couple of lenders present, who were owned by other real estate companies.  First of all I would never use or...
The problems in the mortgage industry has caused the last year to be a rough ride for many in the country and looks to be possibly an even rougher ride for many more next year.Those who played by the rules will be paying for the unethical and unprofessional behavior of others.  We have all read s...
I sat in a Broker's Forum last week.  One of the speakers was the economist from Bank of Hawaii, Paul Brewbaker.He said something I did not expect to hear.  Well let me start by sharing a little background for my surprise first.  For the last year or so, bankruptcies have been up nationwide in mo...
Many of us started blogging for the first time when we joined Active Rain.  A small percentage of the real estate professionals already had some blog experience and a few others spread out and added personal blogs shortly after.  A large majority of us had Active Rain and not much else.  In the l...
One of the things that give our real estate profession a bad name is agents who are just too pushy.  Have you ever heard someone try to compare REALTORS® to used car salesmen?  I have and it really got under my skin. That opinion came because of how unprofessional an agent was that they had inter...
In our broker's forum today we got an update on the soon to be coming electronic lockboxes.  The target rollout date for the Honolulu Board of REALTORS ® for electronic lockboxes if August 1, 2008.The product and system selected by the Board is the SentriLock, REALTOR® Electronic Lockbox.  The co...

Randy L. Prothero

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