Affordable Hawaii Lifestyle On Oahu

Recently a friend of mine said to me, "How can you afford to live in Hawaii?"

I would like to highlight a few "key" points about living here on Oahu:

  • Property taxes for residents of Oahu, Hawaii are approximately (.342% of the home's assessed value)
  • Hawaii does not collect income tax on US military pensions
  • Sales tax on Oahu is 4.5%
  • Regular unleaded is approximately $3.35 per gallon
  • A median priced home in West Oahu (near Honolulu and the beach) is approximately $450,000. Check out some homes at Ocean Point in West Oahu.
  • You can buy a brand new custom built, energy efficient home in a "Resort Marina" development such as "Hoakalei" starting at approximately $500,000
  • All your "Big Box" outlets are here: Costco, Wal-Mart, Target, Home Depot...etc.
  • Strong labor force
  • Warm and healthy climate coupled with a clean environment...Healthy Lifestyle
  • Lifestyle...many outdoor activities with little or no cost!  Boating, Sailing, Fishing, Dive, Surf, Paddle, Swim, Hike, Bike, Run, Golf, Tennis, Beach Bar-B-Que and more
  • Fresh local foods abound
  • Light casual clothing
  • Excellent and plentiful hospitals/Health practitioners
  • Major airport "Hub of the Pacific".....Excellent flight routes and schedules locally and overseas
  • It's America....It's Hawaii and it's "Affordable"

For more detailed information on Real Estate and "Hawaii Lifestyle" contact me today.