Monthly Archives: June 2009

Part-time Hawaii landmark heads back out to sea

Sea-based X-band Radar (aka “the giant golf ball”)is heading back out to sea amid reports that the North Koreans appear to be preparing for a long-range missile test on July 4 (Independence Day).

The 28-story [...]

The best time to visit Hawaii (in your lifetime)

Airfare to Hawaii from cities in the continental United States has plummeted more than 30 percent in some markets. Pleasant Holidays is offering vacation packages that include flight and three nights hotel stay in [...]

Two Hawaii Beaches make Coastal Living Magazine’s Top 10 List

Two Hawaii beaches have been named to Coastal Living magazine’s top 10 secluded beaches list: Lanikai Beach, on Oahu, and Lumahai Beach on Kauai. Both beaches are in fairly remote locations, and unlike popular [...]

Oahu home prices the most expensive in the nation… for now

For the first time in almost a decade, Hawaii home prices are the highest in the nation.  According to experts, this is a sign that Hawaii’s real estate market is stable, compared to those [...]

Oahu home median sales drop in May

According to the Hawaii Board of Realtors residential resale statistics for Oahu, median home prices dropped in the month of May.

The median home price dropped from $585,000 in April, to $550,00 in May (compared [...]