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

What Do You Do Once You Receive an Offer? | Oahu, Hawaii

Offer What do you do, once you receive an offer? This is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Hiring a skilled negotiator like myself who’s been involved in high-intensity negotiations for over 5 years and knows how to properly negotiate on your behalf is essential. Not only to give you the most … Continued

September Market Update | Oahu, Hawaii

Oahu’s Real Estate Market How is Hawaii’s real estate market? Is it still as hot as last month? Is it the right time to buy or sell? Hi, this is Fawn Bertram with Homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. In Oahu, we have about 1,171 single-family homes and about 1,959 condos/townhomes on the market. For new … 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

What Your Home is Worth | Oahu, Hawaii

Home Evaluations Assessed Value, Zestimate, Sales Price, and Market Value. This is Fawn Bertram with homes by Fawn and Hawaii Life. Knowing what your home is worth can get incredibly confusing when looking at these different evaluations. It gets even muddier when you look at the larger national websites like Zillow, which even admit, that … Continued

August Market Update | Oahu, Hawaii

Real Estate Market What’s going in Hawaii’s real estate market right now? Are the summer months heating things up? 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 1,184 single-family homes and about 1,925 condos/townhomes on the market. … 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