Author Archives: Sonja Schmidt
Condo living on the Kona Coast: What are condo fees?
Condo Living on the Kona Coast: What are condo fees ? If you haven’t lived in or owned a condo or coop apartment in the past, you may be surprised to find as you look for a second home in Hawaii that there are fees that are paid to the Home Owners Association (HOA) or... Read More
5 Reasons to Buy a Second Home on the Big Island of Hawaii
Five reasons to consider a second home on The Big Island of Hawaii For many people, the thought of owning a second home in Hawaii seems like a far-off dream. What they may not realize is that here on the Big Island of Hawaii, such a dream can be a reality . There truly is... Read More
Our Aloha Kona Realty Ohana
When I first came to Hawaii I often heard the word Ohana and wondered about its meaning. I learned it meant “family” and that made sense as I noticed businesses using the word to describe their services related to homes and family activities. However, as I became a more experienced Hawaiian resident, I learned that... Read More