In accordance with §103D-304, HRS, the State of Hawaii, Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL), is seeking qualified service providers for the DHHL’s Homeownership Assistance and (financial) Literacy Education (HALE) Program. (GS-1720)


The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) is launching a new public service announcement (PSA) to inform Hawaii homeowners to contact a free government certified housing counsellor if they face the possibility of foreclosure.

EXIT Hawaii Dream Realty Associate Earns NAR Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource Certification

Luise Palaita (RA) - September 30, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- CHS with EXIT Hawaii Dream Realty has earned the nationally recognized Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource (SFR) certification. The certification program includes training on how to qualify sellers for short sales, negotiate with lenders, provide proper disclosures, and manage risk exposure, and provides resources to help Realtors stay current on national and state specific information as the market for these distressed properties evolves.

Congresswoman Hirono Hosts First Foreclosure and Fraud Prevention Event

Kapolei, HI - August 22, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congresswoman Mazie K. Hirono (D-Hawaii) today hosted the first of two free community events titled, “You’re Not Alone: Community Resources for Foreclosure and Fraud Prevention.”

Seeking Public Assistance Identifying Hawaii Residents Who May Be Victims of Mortgage/Foreclosure Rescue Scheme

August 15, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Honolulu FBI is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying residents of Hawaii who may have been defrauded by a Missouri-based company doing business as 1st Financial Resource LLC and 1st Federal Resource LLC. The company claimed to have been operating a foreclosure abatement program demanding advance fees of $2,000 to $5,000 from Hawaii residents who had fallen behind on their mortgage payments

Free Foreclosure Tours in Gwinnett

Snellville, GA - September 30, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Foreclosur Tour of Bank Owned Homes in Decatur, Lithonia & Snellville. This tour will be Showcase of 6 homes. Price range of homes from 77,900 to $119,900.

Upcoming fair to focus on housing opportunities

LĪHU'E, HI - May 13, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) —In an effort to increase awareness about housing opportunities on the island, he Kaua‘i Board of Realtors (KBR) is partnering with the County Housing Agency on the pcoming housing fair

Large turnout at prospective homebuyer’s meeting

LĪHU'E, HI - April 10, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — About 100 people in the county’s Homebuyer List Program attended a meeting at the Līhu'e Civic Center last weekend.

Isles rank 41st in foreclosures

Hawaii still ranks near the bottom, at No. 41, in the number of foreclosure filings in the nation, according to RealtyTrac's August 2007 U.S....

Isle foreclosures accelerate in July

Hawaii's foreclosure rate continued to rank near the bottom nationwide last month, according to data released yesterday, but the July rate registered a substantial...



The Hawaii Green Infrastructure Authority (HGIA) today announced its Open Solicitation for Financing Arrangements — a call for proposals from clean energy developers, financiers, and other industry participants seeking Green Energy Market Securitization (GEMS) fund support for clean energy projects in the State of Hawaii.


Homeowners with Exemptions Reminded to File State Tax Returns

The Department of Finance, Real Property Assessment Division, would like to remind homeowners that due to a change in requirements, those residents who have qualified for exemptions in the past must now file a state resident income tax form or risk being disqualified