Starting in January, a first-time Hawai‘i homebuyer with excellent credit and a substantial income will be able to borrow more than $1 million using a conforming mortgage loan while putting as little ...
Aid from the community helps keep people fed, lifts them out of poverty and gives young people a better chance for a brighter future. Each year, we survey companies and nonprofits to quantify that ...
The Hawai’i Space Flight Laboratory wants to make satellites cheaper than the typical 20-year old used car. Low-cost cubesat kits usually cost around $50,000 to $500,000, but Amber Imai-Hong, a HSFL ...
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Results of the BOSS Survey of 112 tourism industry leaders show strong performance overall and widespread optimism. We split the results from the Performance and Optimism indexes: The following ...
Commercial fishing in Hawai’i was banned during World War II and slowly resurfaced by the early 1950s. The United Fishing Agency launched the Honolulu Fish Auction on Aug. 5, 1952, and it celebrated ...
How confident are you that your firm will still be in business three years from now? We compared the answers to this question with the answers we received in November 2020, when confidence was at a ...
The impact of soaring interest rates on Hawaiʻi real estate is already evident in the double-digit-percentage drops in home sales this year. The rates are also impacting lenders, with the number of ...
Paul Yonamine joined Central Pacific Bank four years ago, and he has already revamped the bank’s brand to become a competitor in the digital banking world. CPB introduced it’s first 100% online ...
It truly takes a village to make a better community. And those devoted individuals on the front lines who partner generous donors with a passion, and community members in need, is what the Association ...
Many owners in Kōʻula, the latest condo tower to open in Ward Village, have put their units on the market – hoping to cash in on the rise in Kaka‘ako’s condo values. But their timing may be off as the ...
He aliʻi ka ʻāina; He kauwā ke Kanaka. (Land is chief, and man is its servant.) This is one of the guiding principles of the Hawai‘i Land Trust, a nonprofit founded in 2011 through a merger of land ...