Moving To Hawaii – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

You will always hear people say "Paradise is not always Paradise" and that is especially true in moving to Hawaii! But the beaches, sunsets, Aloha spirit and tropical breezes tell a different story. We want to give you the things to love, think about ponder in this video as we get insights from Amber Haley, Real Broker, who specializes in East Hawaii, Lance Owens, specializes in West Hawaii and Julie Ziemelis, Real Broker, moderator and resident and Realtor in North Kona.

Looking to drill even further into tips and insights you need to move to Hawaii and buy a home? Let’s talk! Call us directly for a Zoom call or phone call.

You can also join our 365Ohana on if you’d like to purchase a home on Hawaii Island and you will receive access to valuable resource materials and groups!

Eric and Julie Ziemelis offer marketing expertise to home sellers with a large group of buyers from our private Facebook group, our real estate YouTube channel and our extensive email list of potential buyers. For Buyers, we offer expertise and resources to ensure we remove the uncertainly from the experience AND provide a community you can reach into for information about moving and events to help you create friendships when you arrive. A full circle Ohana experience!
We also partner with these fabulous Realtors and mortgage pros to help you buy or sell around the island. Looking for connections? Contact us!

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We have been creating content for people just like you over the past 10 years. As you can imagine, there is a ton of great info out there but the problem is finding the information that is relevant to you as you look to buy here in Hawaii. That is why we created our 365 Ohana where you will get everything you need, all in one spot.

Regular emails with tips, advice and insider knowledge to not only make moving here easier, but also living here more enjoyable.

Free access to our books, “How to Move to Kona” and “The Insiders Guide to Buying Real Estate on the Big Island”.

Live monthly real estate & mortgage market updates

Private Facebook Group with like-minded individuals to make friends and gain insight

Hours of video content covering how to move to Hawaii, life on the island and adventures for you and your family