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Most Popular Oahu Real Estate Resources

20% Buyer's Rebate - Compare our services to other agents.

0% to 4.5% commission for Sellers - Understand the advantages OahuRE offers sellers.

Purchase Contract - Understand the most important points on the Purchase Contract.

FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions about the Purchase Process

Service Providers - Our recommended vendors including Inspectors, Lenders, Insurance Agent, Contractors, etc.

Honolulu Board of Realtor's Monthly Statistics - Comprehensive Oahu Real Estate Market stats.

Oahu Photos - Enjoy a collection of large beautiful photos of Oahu.

Pre-Approval vs. Pre-Qualified - understand why a Pre-Approval is better when making an offer.

Counter Offers - see how much more you will be paying per month by increasing your offer.

Types of Tenancy - helps you decide what type of tenancy works best for you.

Options for making the final deposit into escrow.

First American 1031 Exchange - recommended 1031 companies.

How to setup a CPR - Information on what a CPR is and how to go about setting one up.

List of FHA Approved Condos - see if the Condos that interest you are FHA Approved.

List of VA Approved Condos - see if the Condos that interest you are VA Approved.

First American Title Insurance and Escrow Fees - show what buyers and sellers pay during the escrow process.

First American Eagle Policy - similar to Fidelity Alta Policy above. Offers more protection against title issues.

Order Building Permit Package - if you want a building permit package you can order one from this company.

Home Exemption Details - how the home exemption work on Oahu.

Home Owners Exemption Forms - download the forms you need to file for your home exemption.

Conveyance Tax - see what the conveyance tax rate will be on your sale.

Help Videos for the Purchase Contract

As Is - what exactly does this popular addendum mean.

Appraisals - understand your options if the appraisal is low.

Leasehold - does it make sense to buy a Leasehold property.

Counter Offers & Multiple Offers - how much does it really cost to make a higher offer.

Contingency Responses - what happens if the contingency expires before the seller responds.

Inspection & Final Walk Through - understanding your most important contingency.

Financing Contingency - understand how and when you can cancel using this contingency.

Termite Inspection - understand more about this important contingency.

Condo Docs - when are they requested, how much time do you have to review them.

Lead Paint Disclosure - understand when it is used and how to get more info.

HARPTA & FIRPTA - understand this tax hold back for sellers.

Survey and Encroachments - understanding a survey and what to do if encroachments are found.

Disclosure - understand why a disclosure is one of the most important documents to protect the seller.


Rentals - view Craigslist to see rentals on Oahu. There are a lot of scams on Craigslist so visit the property in person.

Shipping your Auto & Household Goods - Matson is one of the largest carries for shipping good to the islands.

Animal Quarantine Information - get the latest information about bringing your pet here.

Top Rated Schools

Best Public Schools Ranked by Honolulu Magazine - a comprehensive report card on Hawaii's Public Schools

All Public Schools - links to the Hawaii Department of Education Website

All Private Schools - links to a list compiled by Honolulu Magazine of all private schools.

Elementary Schools & High Schools - Includes thousands of public schools and private schools.

Government Resources

eHawaii.gov - links to the official Website of the State of Hawaii

Chamber of Commerce - links to The Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii

Honolulu City & County - links to the official Website for the City and County of Honolulu

HARTP & FIRPTA Information - how these rules hold back part of the proceeds for non-residents and non US citizens.

Zoning Codes

Land Use Codes - details on what the land use codes mean such as R-10, R-20, A-1, AMX-1, AG-1, P-1, etc.

Flood Zone Codes - definition of what the flood code means direct from FEMA.


A Brief Guide to Mold - understand more about how mold and moisture in your home.

Protect Your Family From Lead Hazards - important to read for all homes built prior to 1978.

Asbestos Information - Asbestos was banned in 1977. Learn where it might be in homes built prior.

American Home Shield Warranty - brochure on what you get by adding a Home Warranty.

Energy Savers Booklet -The U.S. Department of Energy put together this booklet on how to save energy and money.

Green Home Guide - ideas to save the planet, money, and our health.

How to prevent a Foreclosure - if you are at risk of Foreclosure please read this to understand your rights.