Resources

A great collection of buyer and selller resources 

BIG ISLAND RESOURCES

New to the Big Island? Planning a move? Check out this page for a variety of important information for new residents.

NEWCOMERS GUIDE

There are a number of beaches on the Big Island; from secluded spots where you might be alone with some Honu to popular, award winning beaches like Hapuna. The Big Island is also home to a lot of great activities such as snorkeling, hiking, surfing, fishing and more. 

BEACHES AND THINGS TO DO

Looking to research school districts?

ISLAND SCHOOLS

Buyer Resource

Looking to buy on the Big Island or make the BIG move? Not sure where to start in the mortgage process? Check out these resources for important information for new home buyers and residents of Hawaii.

Hawaii has a variety of classes and informational sessions open to new home buyers. They are designed to help educate you on the process. 

Home Buyer Seminar

Getting pre-approved for a mortgage is an important step in the home buying process and one that can feel daunting. 

Mortgage Pre-Approval Guide

Are you a teacher? Did you know there are special programs available here in Hawaii for teachers trying to buy a home? 

Home Loans for Teachers

Hawaii is the only Rabies Free state in the United States and as such there are quite a few steps in order to get your furbabies ready to move. 

Moving Pets to Kona Checklist

Monthly Mortgage Payments

Seller Resource

Looking for information on the process of selling a home? Check out our resources below.

Looking for information on how Hawaii Real Property Tax Act and Investment Property Tax act affect you? 

HARPTA & FIRPTA

Jonika R. Macdonald

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Finding Your Dream home In Paradise

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
 
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