HONOLULU (Hawaii News Now) - The featured neighborhood on today's Real Estate of Mind is Ewa. Kalama Kim from Coldwell Banker's Kapolei office shares his thoughts on the growing community. Watch the video of his interview on Sunrise and read his notes below. Featured Neighborhood: Ewa One of the challenges in the neighborhood was that there were a lack of services. That has changed with the growth of nearby Kapolei and the recent opening of the Laulani Village Shopping Center. The shopping center includes Ross Stores, City Mill, Petco, Russo's Italian Restaurant, Walgreens and many more.
·The Hoakalei Development has plans to attract a hotel to be located within it's community nearby to the lagoon recreational area.
·Median Home Price for July was $563,500 making it one of the more affordable neighborhoods on the island. The townhome/condo median price was $382,300.
·There are many new construction developments buyers can choose from in Ewa including Kipuka, Parkside, Hoonani and Golf Villas at Lokahi Greens
·The area boasts many world class golf courses including the Hawaii Prince and Hoakalei Golf Courses and there are multiple surf breaks for those who want to get into the water.