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Real Estate Agent - Keller Williams Realty - RS-64070
Have you seen this guy?   There is a very good chance that you have and don't even know it. He is on the verge of foreclosure and possibly just one bad month away from losing his home. He is not alone because in the US the total number of delinquencies is over 13%. This means that a little over 1...
The Ocean Pointe neighborhood of Ewa Beach, Hawaii has 5 distinct town home neighborhoods, Ke Noho Kai, Ke Aina Kai, Mariners Place, Spinnaker Place, and Fairways Edge.  The units are all 2-3 bedrooms and bathrooms, starting at 823 square feet and going up to 1470 with prices starting at $199,00...
    Here is a report of the active single family listings in Ocean Pointe, Hawaii.  Hope that this is helpful to those of you that are searching in the Ocean Pointe area of Ewa Beach.  Please feel free to contact me with any questions you may have.   There are a total of 33 homes for sale that ar...
I recently had a client that I represented as the buyers agent...we looked at properties for months, put in offers and finally got one under contract.  Luckily it was the best one that we had looked and an absolute steal.  Everything went well through the transaction except when we got the apprai...
There is a rumor of a very bad computer virus that will be going around for April fools, so make sure that you don't become a victim.  Here is the article:    By the Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO - The Conficker worm, a nasty computer infection that has poisoned millions of PCs, will start rampi...
So the economy is pretty BAD right now, most people say it hasn't been this bad since the great depression.  So what should we do...pack up our things and feel sorry for ourselves?  NO THANKS!  I consider myself pretty knowledgeable even though I am young, not a mogul yet but on my way (one day)....
I still do not understand why there are so many buyers that are still on the fence and not taking the plunge into the market.  With home prices having dropped substantially and interest rates as low as they are, homes are on SALE.  The economy of course is not in very good shape, but people still...
Here is an entry to people who are considering selling or are selling their property now...Don't get discouraged with what you see on TV, newspapers or what you have heard.  It is true that the majority of properties are sitting on the market for months, but there are others that are selling in a...
As noted in the title of this is the time to BUY real estate.  If you can get the financing to purchase a property there is no reason why you should wait any longer.  Many buyers are very "gun shy" because of the current economic situation, and they are just looking and waiting.  Wait...
  I will be hosting an open house this Sunday (11/2) from 2-5pm.  This home has endless possibilities and is on a large corner lot.  The property is waiting for you to put your personal touch and charm to make this property shine again!!    

Chris M.T. Bodden

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Chris M.T. Bodden's perspective on the local real estate market in Hawaii. I am committed to serving my clients needs in all aspects of real estate, & being their 'go to guy' when it comes to real estate. I specialize in residential real estate on Oahu/HI, covering everything from luxury properties to short sales & foreclosures. With the high number of foreclosures & short sales in todays market, I have adapted to keep the upper hand & make sure that my clients get the best service possible. In addition I also work extensively with people in the military who are relocating to or from Hawaii. First time home buyers are another major area of my expertise. I used to be a Loan Officer this is a huge asset to my clients because I can help point them in the right direction & make sure that they are getting the best deal possible. I have yet to have a client who has not been satisfied with my service. Buying or Selling real estate I can help you. More information at