A 21st Century Digital Marketing Strategy | Oahu, HI

Marketing As part of the sale of your home, there are certain property disclosures the State of Hawaii requires you to provide to prospective buyers. Hi, I’m Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. If there’s one thing you take away from this video, let it be this. Filling out the … Continued

5 Reasons Not to Hire a Realtor | Oahu, Hawaii

1. You Don’t Want Anyone to Know Your Home is for Sale The first job of an agent is to get your home exposure. I’m Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. If you want the market to notice you, you need to be on the market. 2. You Want to … Continued

Seller Myths | Oahu, Hawaii

Misinformation With so much information available about selling residential real estate, I’m surprised that I keep hearing the same misinformation over and over. Hi, I am Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. Here are the Top 3 Myths about selling residential real estate. Myth 1 Sellers often believe – “I need … Continued

Do you Currently Own and Want Something Different? Oahu, Hawaii

Something Different Do you currently own but want something different? The only constant in life is change. The same home that worked for you in 3, 5, or 10 years ago may no longer be what best fits your lifestyle today. And that’s ok. Careers change, we relocate, families come together, grow, branch off, and … Continued

Education, Responsiveness and Communication | Oahu, Hawaii

Three Core Values Education, Responsiveness, and Communication are three core values you should be looking for in an agent. This is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. I want to drive home how critical education is to making the intelligent decisions necessary about what is likely to be one of the largest … 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

How much is Your Home Worth? | Oahu, Hawaii

Selling Your Home If you are looking to sell your home, it’s HARD to know how much your home is worth. You have Zillow saying one thing, then your tax assessment saying another, and then you’ve got the guy across the street with his own version! None of these opinions match! Hi everyone, it’s Fawn … 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

Summer Staging Tips for Selling Your Home | Oahu, Hawaii

Staging Tips Are you listing your home this summer? Here are some summer staging tips to help you to beat the heat of the competition. This is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Curb Appeal First things first — curb appeal. Remember, this is the buyers first impression. So you want it … Continued