Waipahu Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Waipahu, HI continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Feb 9 | via The Honolulu Advertiser
This screen grab taken from the Airbnb website shows search results for vacation rentals in Hawaii. Legislators aim to pass measures to allow the state to increase tax revenue from vacation rentals, such as those listed on Airbnb. Comment?
May 12, 2016 | via Business Wire
PROFILE CONSISTENT WITH HIGHER RATING: The upgrade reflects liquidity, operational, and coverage metrics that are on the higher end of Fitch's 'BBB' category, as well as Kahala's high occupancy levels, which have averaged approximately 95% across all levels of care, and its strong market position in an affluent part of Honolulu. BALANCE SHEET GROWTH: At Dec. 31, 2015, Kahala had $65.6 million in unrestricted cash and investments, which equated to 937 days cash on hand and 94.4% cash to debt, both of which compare favorably to Fitch's 'BBB' category medians of 400 DCOH and 60%, respectively. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 7 | via Powhatan Today
This screen grab taken from the Airbnb website shows search results for vacation rentals in the Hawaiian Islands. Hawaii lawmakers are considering bills that would allow vacation rental websites like Airbnb to collect taxes on behalf of short-term rental operators. Comment?
Sep 12, 2016 | via The Honolulu Advertiser
Commerce Department releases retail sales data for August, current account trade deficit for the second quarter and business inventories for July. Federal Reserve releases industrial production for August. Comment?
Jul 19, 2016 | via West Hawaii Today
Scott Bradley, an HPA alumnus, was appointed chairman of the Board of Trustees at Hawaii Preparatory Academy effective earlier this month on July 1. He is serving a two-year term, succeeding Gregory R. Mooers, who will remain on the board as vice chair. Bradley, who joined the HPA board in 2012, is president of Bradley Properties, Ltd. and co-managing director of RT, LLC. "This is an exciting time in the history of HPA," said Bradley. Comment?
Aug 25, 2016 | via Realtor Magazine
For most of us - whether we've vacationed there or just drooled over "Hawaii 5-0"'s vistas - the Aloha State is a paradise: epic waterfalls, hidden coves, and a slow-paced, barefoot way of life. More than a few vacations have inspired tourists to pack up and relocate. Comment?
Aug 25, 2016 | via The Washington Post
Although there are many ways to measure affordability of homes, recently GoBankingRates.com compared listing prices, mortgage rates and household incomes in all 50 states plus the District to determine how many hours homeowners need to work to pay their mortgage. District residents came in second on the list - right behind residents of Hawaii - for the number of hours worked. Comment?
10 min ago | via ABC News
New York swing dance aficionado Lana Turner has brought her passion for getting people onto the dance floor to the Perth International Arts Festival. An archivist and real estate agent by day, by night Turner is well known in the Big Apple for swinging; she is a regular at outdoor dance floors and pop-up jazz concerts in the city's parks across summer. Comment?
15 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
Monzo has closed A 19.5 million in Series B funding - the second injection of institutional money - and is planning to raise a further A 2.5 million through crowdfunding. The A 19.5 million has been raised from New York-based Thrive Capital, with participation from longtime Monzo backers Passion Capital, and Orange Digital Ventures, the VC arm of telecoms network Orange. Comment?
20 min ago | via Xinhuanet
The Chinese government is capable of maintaining stability in the property market, a senior official said on Thursday, as measures have reined in surging prices in major cities. "Despite looming problems and uncertainties, there are more favorable conditions. Comment?
34 min ago | via Rocky Mount Telegram
Americans shrugged off rising mortgage rates and bought existing homes in January at the fastest pace since 2007. That has set off bidding wars that have pushed up prices as the supply of available homes has dwindled to record lows. Comment?
41 min ago | via Pnompenh Post
Infrastructure improvements and burgeoning tourist numbers have recently illuminated the real estate potential of the traditionally remote provinces of Mondulkiri and Ratanakiri, located in Cambodia's northeast. Inn Phirun, a local residing in Mondulkiri, told Post Property that properties and land in Mondulkiri were starting to increase gradually in value, adding that the fertile land in the area made for perfect conditions for pepper farming. Comment?
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