We supply what buyers & sellers really want from their real estate professional. 
Joyce Murphy, RB 19184 75-5995 Kuakini Hwy. Sutie 521 Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Phone: 808-443-4302 Email Joyce

Services for West Hawaii Home and Condo Buyers


 

 

Clients say, "Amazing Professionalism" - "Dazzling Service"

OUR AGENTS ARE ALL ACCREDITED BUYER'S REPRESENTATIVES

Understanding your unique time constraints comes from years of experience in resort markets. When you travel to Kona to buy, you really don't want to go home empty handed. Listening closely to your wants and needs is the key to finding just the right property for you. Previewing listings as they appear, allows me to cut through the market quickly and find properties that will satisfy you. Sharing a lifetime of experience and current market data, builds confidence in your selection and your offer.

Quick - Custom Reports:

  • Finding Kona OR Resort Listings (The BEST search available - by zip code or street address)
  • Community Reports (Learn more about the neighborhoods you are considering) 
  • Understanding Single Agency, Dual Agency, No Representation
  • Big Island Disclosure (Is this island really best for you)
     

On Request:

  • Custom MLS Search with Automatic Daily Updates (e-mail)
  • TMK Map
  • 8 Tips for Buyers
  • Hawaii Real Property Tax Rates
  • About Escrow
  • An Escrow Timeline
  • Valid Funds Explained – State of Hawaii Requirement
  • HARPTA-FIRPTA Explanation
  • Offer of Exclusive Buyer’s Representation
     

Exclusive Buyer’s Agency:  As Accredited Buyer’s Representatives we offer Exclusive Buyer's Representation, a commitment to work for you. This employment contract is similar to a seller's listing agreement. It entitles you to all of the following: 

  •             Hawaii Home Buyer’s Advisory (priceless)
  •             Fixed Compensation Rate (Excess is credited to buyer at closing)
  •             Home Appliance Warranty (value based on price and size of home)
  •             Upgrade to Premium Title Policy for Owner Occupants ($150 value
  •             The Ready Map Book of West Hawaii ($11.95 value)
  •             REBAC Homebuyer’s Toolkit 

 


 

Buyer's Text Book:  Provided to all buyers on the first day of actual showings, this book contains most of the items "Available on Request" above and much more.  Clients say they reach for it often as their transactions progress.

Ready Made Reports: Below, select desired reports and complete the form provided.

Understanding Agency
These concepts are important to you! Know who any agent represents BEFORE you begin sharing information that might later effect your ability to negotiate.
The Right Home at the Right Price
This article helps you become a savvy buyer, by pointing out some of the pitfalls inherent in the home-buying process.
Avoid Common Buyer Errors
Some buyers, however, caught up in the excitement of buying a new home tend to overlook some items. When you have a systematic plan before you shop, you’ll be sure to avoid these costly errors. Here are some tips on making the most of your home purchase.
Big Island Disclosure for Buyers
Vog, coqui frogs, coffee shacks and more. If the terms, non-conforming and off-the-grid mean nothing to you, the Big Island Disclosure is MUST READING. This short report may say you a lot of time and even more money
But Do You Need It
Buying a home can be an emotional, time-consuming, and complex process. There are a few things that you can do to help make the process go as smooth as possible.
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