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In Hawaii County, the Planning Director is responsible for assigning addresses and although mail delivery may have once been the primary reason for displaying a street address, the implementation of the 9-1-1 system dictated the assignment of a street address to ALL Hawaii properties. Addresses a...
Basic to every real estate sale is the issue of representation. The concept of proper representation can naturally be very subjective. For instance, when a seller garners top dollar, they naturally report they were well-represented. Interestingly, sellers who get top dollar early in the listing o...
Here’s one to ponder! Hawaii Revised Statues, the laws that govern our State, do not allow residential dwellings on Agricultural land unless the dwelling is related to an agricultural activity (i.e., a farm dwelling). In other words, dwellings on agricultural lands are supposed to be used in conj...
During my last tour of active duty, I commuted to Oahu. It's funny the things you miss about home. I missed hearing the rain but most of all, I missed our Hilo water. It's estimated that 90% of our water comes from ground water; water beneath the ground. The majority of homes throughout t...