TOM PRESLER

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7 New Housing Trends In A Post-pandemic World

7 New Housing Trends In A Post-pandemic World

I hope you and your loved ones are continuing to stay safe and healthy. I also hope life is returning to some version of "normal" for you. As we've all spent a lot more time at home over the last few months, we've been re-introduced to our homes. We're emerging from...

Is It Time To Sell?  40 Things to Get Your Home Ready!

Is It Time To Sell? 40 Things to Get Your Home Ready!

Is it time to sell?  Looks like things are going to be getting back to "normal", or at least some version of it!  Here in Hawaii businesses are starting to open and people are venturing out.  Our local leaders are working hard to come up with a safe plan to restart...

How Will COVID-19 Impact Real Estate?

How Will COVID-19 Impact Real Estate?

Every day I have conversations with clients, both buyers and sellers, who are desperate for insight on the Hawaii real estate market today as well as what impact COVID-19 will have on the long-term market.  I can definitely answer questions about what's generally...

Property Deeds

Property Deeds

It used to be that all you had to do to sell your house was give the buyer a handful of dirt from the property and say a few legal words in front of witnesses to symbolize the transfer.  Experienced Realtors in my office talk about the good old days of a one-page...

Top Tips for Working from Home | COVID-19

Top Tips for Working from Home | COVID-19

I hope you and your loved ones are all safe and healthy. I also hope you are maintaining your sanity during this time of stay-at-home mandates and constant cycle of news coverage. Unfortunately, my crystal ball is broken and I can't provide any insights about when...

Foreclosure Investment Myths

Foreclosure Investment Myths

  In my last post I shared some information about foreclosures.  Foreclosure—the very word strikes fear in the hearts of most homeowners.  Unless, that is, you are looking to take advantage of a foreclosure from a buyer’s perspective.  If you are a buyer/investor...

Foreclosures Explained

Foreclosures Explained

  With all of the news about COVID-19 and the resulting economic impact, I've been having discussions with concerned homeowners about forbearance and foreclosures.  I've also been having discussions with investors who are hoping to take advantage of...