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Entries in kailua home (7)


Kailua Real Estate | Olomana Pool Home with Flexible Floor Plan


551 Uluhaku Street in Olomana
Kailua Real Estate on Oahu
Listed at: $1,050,000 FS by Yvonne Jaramillo Ahearn, RB-20262
Sold: $1,085,000    

This charming 4/2 Kailua home for sale in popular Olomana has the potential for two separate living spaces, as well as a swimming pool! 

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Kailua Real Estate | Golf Course Frontage Enchanted Lake Gem




Kailua Real Estate | Another Coconut Grove Home Sold!

Kailua Real Estate is a smart investment and the market shows no signs of slowing.

Home Shoppe Hawaii has sold another charming Coconut Grove home in Kailua. This Kailua home is a 2 story, newer-built home with 3 BR/2BA at 427A Manono Street and it sold for $835,000 FS. Besides this Kailua Home’s great proximity to Kailua Beach and Kailua Town, it features a lovely yard with a huge mango tree. Situated on a quiet lane, this home required some aesthetic remodel work, but had great bones. Ana Kuna (B) 295-2311 represented the Buyers of this fabulous piece of Kailua real estate in Coconut Grove.


Please contact Home Shoppe Hawaii for more information on buying or selling Kailua real estate! 808-721-8088


Kailua Real Estate | Super Cute Coconut Grove Beach House!

Kailua Real Estate is still competitive and homes are selling with multiple offers. Home Shoppe Hawaii clients were so excited to be the winning offer on this great Kailua Home!! 402 Hualani St ~ SOLD for $929,000 FS. Principal Broker, Yvonne Jaramillo Ahearn (B) represented the Buyers.

This Kailua homes features 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. In addition, this Kailua real estate charmer was completely remodeled with a gorgeous new kitchen, with large island, and great bathrooms, one with a claw foot tub! Hardwood floors, lots of storage, and a large grassy yard completed this great package. And the home is only a few blocks from beautiful Kailua Beach! Less than a mile also to the center of Kailua town for shopping and dining. What a beautiful, charming home in a fantastic Kailua location!


 Contact us today and we’ll help you find a great home like this one! 808-721-8088


Kailua Real Estate | Huge Kalama Beach Club Lot with Solid Home

Kailua Real Estate on Oahu is in demand and most Kailua real estate is selling with multiple offers. According to the Honolulu Board of REALTORS, Kailua Real Estate sold in April 2016 went for 100.8% of asking price on average.

This 1941 Kailua home SOLD by Home Shoppe Hawaii Principal Broker, Yvonne Ahearn, was no exception. Listed at $1,150,000, it sold for $1,178,500, in a competitive multiple offer situation. Even though Home Shoppe Hawaii clients paid over asking, they got a great deal since this Kailua home appraised at more than $80K higher. We LOVE when our clients walk into extra equity! And with our clients, it happens often - even in this Sellers’ market!

Photo Courtesy of HiCentral MLS. Listed by Elite Pacific Properties.

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Kailua Real Estate - Remodeled Enchanted Lake 4/3 Cul-de-Sac Oasis

SOLD!! $1,070,000 ~ 801 Halula Place in Enchanted Lake, Kailua! Highest price per square foot EVER sold in Enchanted Lake (non golf course/lake/canal homes). 2d highest $/sqft even including these homes!

This is a beautiful, completely remodeled Kailua home with 4 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. It is on an large, 8,402 sq ft cul-de-sac lot, with many neighbors that front Enchanted Lake. The total living space under roof is 1,926 sq ft, which includes a huge covered lanai, front porch and 3rd full bathroom.

This Kailua home was recently repainted and the roof has a GACO reflective and protective coating. Hurricane ties and many new framing members have enhanced the structure of this home beyond its orignal construction.

As you enter through the quartzite-tiled entry area, the spacious living room is open to both a dining area and a large kitchen.

Windowed doors open to the beautiful side yard from the living room. There are stranded bamboo floors throughout. The living room window has a lovely view of Mt. Olomana.

The gourmet kitchen has been fully remodeled with beautiful African Mahogany cabinetry and lazy Susan and Magic Corner to make the most of the space. There is a touch faucet and high-end, GE Profile and Bosch stainless steel appliances, including double ovens.  Decorator touches include onyx lighting and mother-of-pearl tile backsplash. And there’s lots of storage!!

The interior floor plan is open and flows well. Entertaining groups is easy and comfortable in this home. This home is modernized, yet retains its charming mid-century feel and some of its original detail.

The small dining area off the kitchen features sliding doors to a huge, almost 500 sq ft lanai.  The lanai is tiled with quartzite, and has a wet bar with solid wood cabinets and a granite top. The 3rd full bathroom, with laundry, in the home is also easily accessible from the lanai and the lanai can be entered through the carport area, as well.

There is plenty of room for recreation in this 8,402 sq ft yard. The yard is beautifully landscaped with a grassy lawn and sprinklers, and has banana and mango trees, as well as coconut palms. The garden areas span every side of the home and can be accessed from any one of the several sets of windowed doors in this open and airy Kailua home.

The Master Bedroom has two closets and windowed doors to the backyard. There is an en-suite Master Bathroom to the right side of the above photo.

The Master Bathroom is beautifully tiled in travertine, including the walk-in shower (to the right above and shown in photo below). It has wood cabinetry, granite counters, oil-rubbed bronze finish faucets, and a custom, built-in storage cabinet. Rather than 2 sinks, the owner opted to have more counter space for her makeup station, which has an attached, lighted makeup mirror, seen on the left side of this photo.

Besides the Master, the home has three other good-sized bedrooms. All have bamboo floors, ceiling fans, and white louvered closet doors. One bedroom has a window A/C unit. All look onto the lovely yard areas.

There is also a beautifully remodeled hall bathroom in this Kailua home, with Cararra Marble countertops and tub surround, and azure glass tile accents. The floor is vintage-styled hex tiles, and the cabinets and board and batten wainscotting are in white.



For questions, please call Yvonne Ahearn (B) at 808-721-8088.