Are Hawaii Fans Too Fanatical?

Whether in the sports world or on the big screen, everyone loves a hometown hero.  But is Hawaii’s obsession with their own a little too overboard? In a conversation with a friend from the mainland, he told me that he had a difficult time understanding Hawaii’s “homerism” particularly in the sports world. During the 2018 […]

Allstate Welcomes New Financial Specialist

Hi!  My name is Roberto Valencia, I am the financial specialist for Allstate Insurance here on the Big Island.  Allstate + Big Island must mean Kris Speegle.  That’s right, I work with Kris in both of his offices in Hilo and Kona.  2019 will be my 19th year in the insurance and financial services industry, […]


THE SAVINGS YOU’VE WAITED FOR ALL YEAR Take out your list and check it twice! What better way to get into the holiday spirit than with a sale?! Buy gifts for your loved ones or simply splurge on yourself! Shop HPM’s three retail stores for big savings this holiday season. Happy holidays from our family to yours! Hot Gift Ideas: […]

Puna District: 16-2075 Vista Dr

PRICE: $220,000 BEDROOMS: 3 BATHROOMS: 2 MLS: (ACTIVE) 623740 INTERIOR:  1,352 sqft PRICE/SQFT: $163 BUILT: 2010 LOT SIZE: 12,000 sqft TENURE: Fee Simple TYPE: Vacant Land Well maintained home offers: 1. 3 nice sized bedrooms, 2 full baths. 2. Large master bedroom with walk-in closet/built-in shelves. 3. Split floor plan. 4. Vaulted ceilings. 5. Interior laundry room with cabinets and […]

Hawaiian Paradise Park: 15-1011 Oo Rd

PRICE: $300,000 BEDROOMS: 2 BATHROOMS: 2 MLS: (ACTIVE) 623272 INTERIOR:  816 sqft PRICE/SQFT: $368 BUILT: 1985 LOT SIZE: 12,632 sqft TENURE: Fee Simple TYPE: Vacant Land House of the Hawaiian Tern beckons with its light and airy interior for you to make this your new home. On the vast Pacific Ocean, Ancient Navigators depended on these seafaring birds to guide […]

Hawaiian Paradise Park: 15-1953 10th Ave

PRICE: $299,000 BEDROOMS: 3 BATHROOMS: 2 MLS: (ACTIVE) 623224 INTERIOR:  1,056 sqft PRICE/SQFT: $283 BUILT: 2004 LOT SIZE: 1.00 acre(s) TENURE: Fee Simple TYPE: Vacant Land The first feeling that comes over you when you ease down the paved driveway to this home nestled in an extensively landscaped acre is: tranquility. The sellers have tastefully done a huge makeover both […]

12-7848 Ainaua Pl

PRICE: $279,900 BEDROOMS: 2 BATHROOMS: 1 MLS: (ACTIVE) 623336 INTERIOR:  1,020 sqft PRICE/SQFT: $274 BUILT: 2009 LOT SIZE: 7,500 sqft TENURE: Fee Simple TYPE: Vacant Land Enjoy East Hawaii at it best from this plantation-style home located in the coastal community of Kalapana. This home nestled into a tropical property, is a successful vacation rental and just a short walk […]