Kasandra Shriver's Blog Posts

Eviction Moratorium - What is means for Landlords and Tenants - and Why BOTH are struggling.

The state of Hawaii is currently under an eviction moratorium through November 30, 2020.  While there are other moratoriums that may apply (i.e., certain loan types or the CDC), for this

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Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for You as a Homeowner or Buyers

Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for Homeowners and Buyers In July, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell below 3% for the first time in history.1 And while many

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Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for Homeowners and Buyers

Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for Homeowners and Buyers In July, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell below 3% for the first time in history.1 And while many

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Honolulu Property Tax Rates for Fiscal Year 2020-2021

Property tax rates for 2020-2021 did not see much change.  Owner occupied residental rates remained the same.Here is the table of Honolulu property tax rates for the fiscal year July 1 2020

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Don't forget to Update your HECO Interconnection Agreement!

Did you just buy an Oahu home with photovolatic panels?  If you did, whether it's leased or owned you must file to update your interconnection agreement with Hawaiian Electric (HECO). 

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Honolulu Property Tax Rates for Fiscal Year 2019 - 2020

Property tax in Hawaii is always an interesting subject.  For starters, we are one of the only states that does not use property tax to pay for education.  Long ago, the decision was made

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Color, colors and more color ... how do you make a decision?

Thinking of giving your kitchen an upgrade? Leave me a comment and let me know which of these you would choose! #paint #color #thehelpfulagent #houseexpert #reno #homedecor #listreports #style

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Turn Your Home into an Oahu Investment Property

Turn Your Home into an Oahu Investment Property   You’ve decided to build wealth with real estate, and rather than sell your property to buy a new one, you will instead convert

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Don't just shop for a Hawaii home, shop for a mortgage loan!

 loan!"Don’t just shop for a home, shop for a loan!When I am helping a Buyer search for Oahu real estate, the subject of the mortgage always comes up.  Indeed, it’s one of the

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