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

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

Holiday Happenings in Oahu, Hawaii

Holiday Events Tis the season to enjoy festive lights, parades, craft fairs, holiday cheer, and more. Hi Everyone, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real. Below are some holiday happenings here in Oahu. Honolulu City Lights The highly anticipated Honolulu City Lights goes bright on December 7th. Mayor Kirk Caldwell … Continued

Should You Rent or Buy | Oahu, Hawaii

Rent Or Buy? Are you curious if you should rent or buy a home? Did you know most people think they can’t purchase a home when they actually can? Hi everyone, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. The only way to find out if you can truly purchase … Continued

November 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 … Continued

Good News about Interest Rates | Oahu, Hawaii

Mortgage Rates Let’s talk mortgage rates, what’s happening? Mortgage rates have fallen by over a full percentage since Q4 of 2018, settling at near-historic lows. This is big news for buyers looking to get more for their money in the current housing market!! Hi, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. According … Continued

Why You need a Plan when Buying a Home | Oahu, Hawaii

Think About It The major life events take some time. Having a baby takes nine months, planning a wedding or getting engaged averages about a year, or even think about retirement — that takes 40 years. Hi, I am Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Big Life Events Think about it, most … Continued