“Real Estate SMART” Be Ready to Refinance

 Be Ready to Refinance when rates hit the magic mark. Often the dip in the interest rate only lasts a few hours. Ask your mortgage broker to update your file and alert you so you can lock in fast.  Refinance properties with balloon payments and those you plan to hold long term. How will you [...]


Aloha, EACH NEW YEAR BRINGS CHANGE and in 2009 my business has taken off on its own. I am now licensed to provide the services of real estate in Hawaii as Joyce Murphy Realtor.  With some regret I have left Hawaiian Isle Real Estate, LLC. To answer the question so many have asked, I remain devoted to Hawaiian Isle, Gretchen Lambeth [...]

KONA REOs Bank Owned Property For Sale

For Full Information or Regular Updates  Click REOs@JoyceMurphyRealtor.com and type “Send REO Updates” Because these properties are not listed by Hawaiian Isle Real Estate, I can work as your Exclusive Buyer’s Representative to prepare your offer. Joyce Murphy, R(B) Accredited Buyers Representative  REO listings on 11/9/2008 South Kohalo – North Kona – South Kona Form Address Price CND [...]

VOTE – My grandmother was an early voter!

I have a hunch my grandmother would not have died for your right to vote! Controversy is not the aim of this blog, but since Sarah hit the scene, a lot of e-mail from other women my own age has been finding its way to my computer.  The Alaskans I know seem to love her.  But, it would appear that [...]