“Hey Forrest! How’s the Market?”

So often folks will ask me “Forrest…how’s the market?” —and in thinking how best to answer, I came up with some pretty cool results…. In all of North Kohala (from Kawaihae to Pololu), how many homes are on the market versus (for instance) the Hilo area? Homes up to $400,000:      Kohala: 6     […]



Hey…How’s Your Mom?

There’s nobody like your Mom…Have I ever had someone love me completely? Yeah…Rosie, my Mom. She was a true giver…of caring, of appreciation…if you were one of her sons, you are the greatest—no questions asked. What can I learn from her? She’s gone, now—since January 1998—but her caring still teaches me— Being kind and accepting […]





How About 5 acres + Big Ocean View?

Happy Holidays to You and Yours, This may be the perfect discovery for someone you know…a secluded five acres in Kohala Ranch with incredible ocean views and a VERY motivated Seller. His plans have changed and has asked me to discount this beautiful parcel to $274,700 (a $83,075 reduction)—and even offers an additional $10,000 discount for […]



Report: US Home Sales Increased Sharply

It’s certainly a headline we like to see around here: “US Home Purchase Contracts Have Seen a Significant Increase.” And in fact, that’s exactly what The Associated Press recently reported. This is great news, especially given that – so far this year – the pace of buying is slower than in 2013. A lot of this […]