You Don’t Need a Realtor to Sell a Home | Oahu, Hawaii

Did You Know? Did you know that you don’t need a real estate agent to sell your home? It’s true! There are some companies out there who will buy your home, often with fees larger than an agent’s commission, or you could go the for sale by owner route and DIY your biggest investment. Hi, … 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

Seller’s New Year’s Resolution | Oahu, Hawaii

Is your New Year’s resolution to sell your home and to finally live the way you really want to? I can help you accomplish your goal! Hi, I’m Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life Real Estate. Resolutions in January Every January, the same thing happens; millions of people decide to pursue a goal, … 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

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

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

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