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The Oahu Neighborhoods in High Demand in Spring 2024

Spring has sprung, and despite higher interest rates, homebuyers are venturing out in neighborhoods across Oahu. Islandwide, about one in three homes were bid up over the asking price in March 2024, a sign of moderate demand. But in some neighborhoods, competition is even stiffer. Read on to find out which neighborhoods are most in demand this spring.


Take a Deep Dive into the Waikiki Real Estate Market

Waikiki—one of the top tourist destinations in Hawaii—is also home to a thriving real estate market. With easy access to world-famous beaches, shopping, dining and downtown Honolulu, Waikiki offers all the perks of island and city living, making Waikiki properties desirable for homeowners and investors alike. In this post are five charts prepared by Locations Research that provide a snapshot of Waikiki market activity in early 2024.


Can I Afford a Beachfront Home in Hawaii?

Who hasn't dreamed of waking up to the sound of waves crashing against the shore, with a panoramic view of the ocean right from their window? For many, this dream sums up the allure of owning a beachfront home in Hawaii, and the island of Oahu boasts some of the most picturesque shoreline properties. But before diving headfirst into this idyllic vision, it's important to address one burning question: Can I afford it?