Cost of Living

Which Hawaiian Island Should You Move To

Which Hawaiian Island Should You Move To?

Deciding on which of the six major islands in Hawaii to call home is a nice problem to have. They are all beautiful and have something to offer their residents ...
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Grocery Prices In Hawaii

Grocery Prices in Hawaii: Best Food Cost Guide 2022

A common question I see posted on forum threads about moving to Hawaii is: "What are the grocery prices in hawaii like?" This question seems to spring from the common ...
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Choosing A Neighborhood In Hawaii

Choosing A Neighborhood In Hawaii

(Note: If this article looks familiar, it’s because it was originally published in my newsletter. I have since changed the format of my newsletter and have moved all articles previously ...
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How Much Of A Home Can You Afford To Rent In Hawaii

How Much Of A Home Can You Afford To Rent In Hawaii?

If you’re planning a move to Hawaii, I recommend that you rent a home (rather than buy a home) for at least your first year in the islands. This will ...
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Affordable Housing On Waianae Coast

Affordable Housing On Waianae Coast

The Waianae Coast on leeward Oahu has a bad reputation, and it isn’t entirely undeserved. Waianae High School has the highest student dropout rate in the state. Drive through certain ...
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Cheapest places to live in hawaii

Cheapest Places To Live In Hawaii: The Ultimate Guide

Hawaii's housing is expensive. In fact, compared to the other U.S. States, Hawaii's average rent is the highest coming in at a whopping average of $1,687 per month for a ...
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Senior Citizen Benefits In Hawaii

Senior Citizen Benefits In Hawaii: The Best Programs & Benefits

Hawaii is a good place to grow old: The weather is mild year-round, the air is clean, the beautiful natural surroundings encourage outdoor activities, the pace of life is less ...
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Should I Move to Hawaii

Should I Move To Hawaii? Answer These Quiz Questions First

Should I move to Hawaii? If living in Hawaii is currently your dream rather than your reality, you’re certainly not alone. You're wondering "Should I move to Hawaii?" right? Well, ...
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