What is a EMD in Real Estate? | Oahu, Hawaii

What Is An EMD? If you’re looking to buy a home, maybe you’ve heard the term EMD? Hi Everyone, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. What do the letters EMD stand for? Earnest money deposit. What is an earnest money deposit and where does it go? An earnest … Continued

Top 3 Upgrades when Selling Your Oahu, Hawaii Home

Top 3 Upgrades What are the top 3 upgrades when selling your Oahu home? Hi everyone, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. To get the biggest bang for your buck, upgrading is usually specific to the property but in a general sense…the top 3 are…kitchen, baths, and floors. Not only … Continued

What’s Happening in Hoopili? | Ewa Beach, Hawaii

Hoopili What’s happening in Hoopili? What new developments are they building now? Hi, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. I do not represent DR Horton, and this is not sponsored by them. Let’s take a look and see what’s going on in Ho’opili. Aulu Aulu at Ho’opili has eight single-family … Continued

You need a “Next Level” Realtor | Oahu, Hawaii

Old School Ways The old school ways just won’t get it anymore!? Hi everyone, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. It’s a brand new real estate game out there, whether your selling or buying. What do I mean? Digital marketing, SEO optimization, and trying to figure out where … Continued

Hooulu at Hoopili Lottery | Ewa Beach, Hawaii

Hooulu Lottery News Ho’oulu is one of the newest developments in Ho’opili. Ho’oulu consists of modern plantation-style single-family homes. These homes have 2 and 3 bedrooms with living space from 868 to 1,144 square feet. There will be 68 single family homes in this development. These brand new single-family homes are priced from $569k – … Continued

5 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Realtor | Oahu, Hawaii

5 Questions What 5 questions should you ask when hiring a Realtor? Hi, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. 1. How Many Homes Have You Sold? The first thing you should ask when hiring an agent is a basic but critical question. How many homes have you sold? … Continued

December Market Update | Oahu, Hawaii

  Market Update What’s going on in Hawaii’s Real Estate Market? Is it the right time to buy or sell? Hi, I am Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. In Oahu, we have about 1,124 single-family homes and about 1,973 condos/townhomes on the market. Single-family home sales increased by 12.3% with 347 closed … Continued