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

How much are you Paying in Rent | Oahu, Hawaii

  How Much Are You Paying in Rent? Hi everyone, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. The average rent for a 2 or 3 bedroom condo/townhome in the Oahu area is around $3300 per month. That’s $39,600 annually. $118,800 after 3 years. $396,000 after 10 years, and $1,188,00 after 30 years! That’s … Continued

7 Tips to Improving Your Credit | Oahu, Hawaii

Seven Tips Here are seven great tips to improve and maximize your credit. Hi, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Most importantly, always pay your bills on time. Keep your credit card balances low. Get rid of debt faster. That means try to pay off your debt sooner than the allotted time … Continued

Real Estate will Always be about People | Oahu, Hawaii

What is Real Estate? Real estate is always more about people then it is about real estate. This is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Whenever there are people involved, things have a natural tendency to get complicated and messy. Look, everyone has their feelings, fears, hopes, and dreams. And often, we … Continued

Online Home Search | Oahu, Hawaii

Searching for a Home Make sure you’re making accurate and using updated applications in your online home search. Hi, this Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Many Oahu area shoppers have found online public home search engines to be outdated and unreliable. It is important that you understand how these websites work … Continued

How do you Choose the Right Home | Oahu, Hawaii

Choosing the Right Home How do you choose the right home? This is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Buying your home is more than looking at square footage and the number of bedrooms and bathrooms and garage stalls. Look these are great things to filter out the houses that aren’t going … Continued

Ho’opili Lottery Releases for Kohina and Ho’oulu | Ewa Beach, Hawaii

New Homes Ho’opili has three lotteries happening now! Are you in the market for a brand new home? The lottery release will consist of single family homes, townhomes, flex, studios, and affordable homes. Don’t wait….get your application in before these homes are gone!! Kohina Lottery News Kohina will be having TWO lottery releases this month. One for … Continued

What to Expect When Buying a Home in Oahu, Hawaii?

Buying a Home? So you’re thinking of Buying a Home and you don’t know where to start? Hi my name is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Purchasing a home is most likely going to be one of the largest investments in your life. You need an experienced professional agent to walk you through each phase to ensure your best interests are … Continued