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July 18th, 2015

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Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise Neighborhood

Manoa Area Homes for Sale

Honolulu, Hawaii

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Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise area median real estate price is $1,026,684, which is more expensive than 94.8 percent of the neighborhoods in Hawaii and 98.8 percent of the neighborhoods in the U.S. The average rental price in Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise area is currently $2,106 and higher than 77.9 percent of the neighborhoods in Hawaii.

Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise area real estate is primarily made up of medium sized three or four bedroom to large four, five or more bedroom single-family homes and town homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise area are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969 and a number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise area are 7.6 percent, which is lower than one will find in 60.2 percent of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise is above average for the U.S. and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential homes.

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups.

If you’re a regular supporter of the arts and enjoy outings to the theatre, weekend boutiquing, or even a finely aged wine with dinner, then you’re in good company with the people of the Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise neighborhood. This neighborhood is uniquely immersed with more “urban sophisticates” than 97.0% of neighborhoods across the country. The people here truly stand out as a class among their own. They are an exclusive community characterized by refined tastes, cultural inclinations, and the means to live well. Urban sophisticates live a big city lifestyle, whether or not they live in or near a big city. They are educated executives or managers by week and serial patrons of the arts by the weekend. If this lifestyle pertains to you, then you’ll certainly feel right at home in the Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise neighborhood. In addition to being an excellent choice for urban sophisticates, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives and active retirees.

With 1.3 percent of employed workers living in the Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military than 95.4 percent of American neighborhoods and shapes the neighborhood’s culture and character.

Your future neighbors in the Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise area are well to do, making it among the 15 percent highest income neighborhoods in America, with a higher income of than 93.1 percent of the neighborhoods in America.

In the Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise area, 55.0 percent of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 26.3 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations at 12.1 percent, and 11.8 percent in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.

Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise residents, most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian at 50.9 percent. There are also a number of people of German ancestry at 4.0 percent and residents who report English roots at 3.6 percent. Some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry at 2.2 percent, along with some Mexican ancestry residents 2.1 percent and Swedish ancestry at 1.5 percent, among others. In addition, 15.5 percent of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise neighborhood is English, spoken by 81.4% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese, which is spoken at home at 7.5 percent and Chinese.

Sierra Dr/Wilhelmina Rise Neighborhood

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Install, repair or replace electrical systems

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Bathroom remodeling, Full interior painting, Total exterior painting

Repair or replace a septic system and/or well

Disability access (wheelchair ramp, elevator, widen doorways)

Build, repair or replace deck, patio or porch

Basement waterproofing and finishing

Abatement/Stabilization of lead-based paint hazards

Replace old windows, Room additions, Finish an attic

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Possible landscaping items such as correction of grading & drainage problems,

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