Kakaako

March 25, 2022

Oahu's Most Family Friendly Neighborhods

A photo by Xavier Mouten of a mother and son on the beach.

Buying a home for your family raises the stakes of a home purchase significantly — not only do you have your own happiness and contentment to consider, but that of your partners, children, and whomever else will reside in your new home. 

While searching for the best places on ...

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March 4, 2022

5 Lunch Spots In Kaka'ako That Deserve A Visit

Kakaako Lunch spots

Whether you prefer a tonkatsu sandwich or a camarones taco to get you from one side of Hump Day to the other, lunch is pivotal. 

It marks completion of a successful first half of your day and commences the latter half filled with finishing up a project, closing out ...

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Feb. 23, 2022

The Pros & Cons Of Hawaii Condo Living

Waikiki Living

Whether you consider yourself an advocate or a skeptic, condo living in Hawaii presents a home buying option that cannot be ignored. 

Contrary to many other states, Hawaii condominiums provide added perks and advantages oftentimes lacking in single-family homes. 

While the friendly price range and enticing amenities get ...

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May 19, 2020

Honolulu’s 5 Most Expensive Condos Sold in the Last 6 Months

The real estate market in Honolulu has been rocked in the recent months by the COVID-19 pandemic with numbers of active listings and sales plummeting to historic lows much like the rest of the country. While sales have hit lows prices have actually remained stable as steadfast buyers continued to ...

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April 17, 2020

Kakaako Farmer's Market

Kakaako Farmers Market

COVID-19 Update: The Kakaako Farmers Market is still taking place but the number of vendors and visitors are at very reduced numbers.

The Kakaako Farmers Market happens every week on both Wednesday's and Saturdays. The Kakaako Farmers Market on Wednesdays are located at the Blaisdell Concert Hall on the ...

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Dec. 17, 2019

New Poke Bar, Redfish, by Foodland Opens at SALT

Redfish Poke

Kakaako is slowly becoming a food mecca in urban Honolulu. Everything from high-end restaurants like Nobu to mom and pop hole-in-the-wall eateries like Insomnia Cafe can be found in this blossoming mini city. New on the scene is Redfish Poke Bar which serves up modern, local-style comfort food. You have ...

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July 16, 2019

Your Ultimate Guide to Kaka‘ako

Kakaako Murals

Welcome to Honolulu’s new “it” place: Kaka‘ako. This is a rapidly growing urban neighborhood with a rich history that’s deeply rooted in industry, entrepreneurship and Hawaiian culture.

Back in the day, this was a thriving area of salt ponds and fishing villages, prized by native Hawaiians who valued salt for ...

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June 12, 2019

A Guide to Kaka‘ako’s Best Restaurants in 2020

Best Restaurants in Kakaako

It's official:The Kakaako restaurant scene is growing and it's quickly becoming one of Honolulu's best destinations for enthusiastic foodies. Whether it's a quick snack, a relaxing brunch or casual dinner, this approachable, friendly neighborhood has it all. Here are just a few eateries you should ...

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Feb. 20, 2019

Raising Building Height Limits in Kakaako

Kakaako skyline

How High is too High? Should we extend the building height limit in Kakaako from 400 feet to 768 feet?

Building heights in Honolulu have always been a polarizing topic among locals and developers. For many years, the topic has been brought to the forefront only to be quashed by ...

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Feb. 11, 2019

Our 2019 Guide to Kakaako

Our 2019 Guide to Kakaako starts here. Located in the heart of Honolulu between the business district of downtown Honolulu and the tourist mecca of Waikiki, Kakaako has the perfect mix of gritty industrial vibe and swanky luxury beach town. Our guide gives you the full run down of the ...

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