Monthly Archives: March 2009

Step Out: Walk to Fight Diabetes

Woke up early Saturday morning to walk for a good cause, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) “Step out: Walk to Fight Diabetes.”  Thousands of walkers showed their commitment by raising money and walking.

Visiting a crowded Waikiki Beach

It’s been a while since I visited Waikiki Beach, I was a little surprised to see how crowded it was. There were thousands of people lounging on the sand, surfing, and taking the catamaran [...]

Foreclosures jump in February

In a Pacific Business News article, foreclosures jumped in Hawaii (and the rest of the nation) in the month of February. Hawaii had 537 foreclosure filings in February (27th in the nation). California led [...]

Target is finally here!

Target opened two stores on Oahu today, one in Salt Lake (in the old Costco site), and one in Kapolei.  As with all new store openings in Hawaii, hundreds of people lined up to [...]

Oahu home prices fall to $555K

February’s 160 condo sales are exactly 50% of the 320 sales of February last year. Median prices fell as well, the median price of a single family home dropped 8% to $555K compared to [...]