Buying New Construction, Buyer Beware | Oahu, Hawaii

Buying New Construction? Buying new construction, buyer beware. Are you thinking about buying new construction? There are a few things you need to know about. Hi, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. If you’re looking to buy new construction, you need to make sure you are working with a … Continued

Oahu February Real Estate Market

Oahu Market Update What’s going on in Oahu’s Real Estate Market? Are you considering buying or selling a home? Hi Everyone, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. Let’s look at the housing stats that the Honolulu Board of REALTORS® released. In Oahu, we have about 937 single-family homes and … Continued

New Home Pros and Cons in Oahu, Hawaii

Buying a Home in Hawaii? Thinking about buying a new home but don’t know where to begin? Let’s look at two options available to you — pre-owned homes and new construction. Hi, I’m Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. There are many advantages and disadvantages of each option. Today I … Continued

Oahu’s January Real Estate Market Update

Oahu Market Update How is Oahu‘s real estate market? Are you on the fence to buy or sell? Hi, I am Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate, and let’s look at the numbers to see what is going on in the market. In Oahu, we have about 916 single-family homes and … Continued

Home Buying Myths | Oahu, Hawaii

Misinformation About Buying Real Estate With so much information out there available about buying residential real estate, I’m surprised that I hear some of the same misinformation over and over again. Hi, I’m Fawn Bertram with Home by Fawn and Hawaii Life. I’m going to share with you the top three myths about buying residential … Continued

Do you Rent? You Might be able to Buy! | Oahu, Hawaii

Story Time Recently, I was speaking with a family and they have been renting for over 3 years. They always rented because they were sure they couldn’t buy. When they started to think about how much rent they paid their landlord, it made them sick. But they were so paralyzed with fear, that they wouldn’t … Continued

What it Costs to Buy a Home | Oahu, Hawaii

Costs of Purchasing a Home What costs should you prepare for when buying your next home? This is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Remember, my fees are free to buyers, so you will not need to worry about paying my commission, but there are some fees you are going to have. … Continued