Kauai In Escrow

In Escrow

April 20, 2021

Kauai’s real estate market is very competitive right now. If you are serious about purchasing, be ready to offer your highest and best, with a pre-approval loan letter (not a pre-qualified letter) to be submitted with your offer. And if you are putting a down payment,  paying with cash, or

What is HARPTA?

February 25, 2021

HARPTA stands for  Hawaii Real Property Tax Act HARPTA refers to the withholding of Hawaii Income tax on the disposition of Hawaii real property by non-resident persons.  This tax is NOT to be confused with real property tax.  HARPTA withholding is a tax on the income generated from the disposition

Lawai house in escrow – 4 days on the market

October 20, 2020

  Certain districts and types of homes on Kauai are experiencing a very strong seller’s market.   This house went into escrow 4 days after listing.  The buyer’s agent submitted an offer with a pre-approved loan letter (which is better than a pre-qualified loan letter…see prior post for an explanation.)  Due