The recent 2012 hurricane prediction is a good time to reflect on key housing decisions for safe and responsible living in the Aloha State. Here are a few…
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Rehab costs – often the “make or break” number in your real estate flip deal. How do you know whether you’ll strike it rich or lose your shirt? Tips inside…
Is this the worst general contractor ever? Watch this hilarious video and learn how to screen your contractors and handymen for the best rehabs and renovations.
Is your roof leaking? Do the recent rains here in Hawaii have you wearing your raincoat inside? If so, you want to fix this problem immediately since water can cause significant damage to your home’s construction, whether it’s your home or an investment property. It’s not always a quick fix, but you need to get [...]
If you’re looking to save some money on your monthly utility bills, here are ten tips that I have learned to make your personal home or Hawaii rehabs greener.
1. Install Energy Efficient Lighting - Energy efficient lighting is a very simple way to save some money every month. Remove all of your incandescent lightning and replace
Find A General Contractor To Bid On Your Hawaii Rehab Project If you’re just starting out with rehab projects, it’s a good idea to hire a general contractor to give you some preliminary bids. I find it best to have the contractor bid on a home before I even write an offer. That way you [...]
When most people think of Hawaii, they think about the great weather, pristine beaches and friendly locals. But there’s something that most people don’t think about until they move to Hawaii and are confronted with the problem. That problem is termites. These insects have been wreaking havoc in Hawaii for decades. Types Of Termites Found [...]