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July 26th, 2015

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Woodlawn, Honolulu, HI Homes for Sale

Woodlawn

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Woodlawn area median real estate price is $1,008,885, which is more expensive than 94.1 percent of the neighborhoods in Hawaii and 98.6 percent of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Woodlawn is currently $2,163 and higher than 79.2 percent of the neighborhoods in Hawaii. In Woodlawn, the current vacancy rate is 0.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 100.0% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Woodlawn is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Woodlawn 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 Woodlawn neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969 with a number of residences built between 1970 and 1999.

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Honolulu, the Woodlawn neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

This neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With 0.0 percent of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the Woodlawn neighborhood, and an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.

If you are planning to retire in Hawaii, this neighborhood should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, Woodlawn may be considered a retiree’s dream neighborhood. It’s peaceful and quiet, has above average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in Hawaii, while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose to live here, makes the neighborhood more retiree-friendly than 97.8 percent of neighborhoods in Hawaii. If a Hawaii retirement is in your future, this neighborhood should be one of the places you visit. In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives and urban sophisticates.

Your future neighbors in the Woodlawn neighborhood are well to do, making it among the 15 percent highest income neighborhoods in America and this neighborhood has a higher income than 95.7% of the neighborhoods in America

Wealth makes most things in life easier, and a few things harder. If you are wealthy and enjoy keeping up with the Jones’, this neighborhood will interest you. In fact, the Woodlawn neighborhood is wealthier than 95.7 percent of the neighborhoods in the United States. Residents here are truly in a unique situation even when compared to other Americans, based on the sheer amount of wealth concentrated here. Even in times of economic downturn, residents of this neighborhood, as a group, suffered less and recovered more quickly. This is indeed a stand-out characteristic of this neighborhood.

In the Woodlawn neighborhood, 61.4 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 15.4 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations at 12.3 percent and 10.9 percent in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

Each neighborhood has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestry and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicity and ancestry of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Woodlawn neighborhood in Honolulu, HI, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian at 60.4 percent. There are also a number of people of English ancestry at 6.9 percent and residents who report German roots at 2.3 percent. Some of the residents are also of Puerto Rican ancestry at 2.1 percent, along with some Portuguese ancestry residents at 1.5 percent, among others.

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 Woodlawn neighborhood is English, spoken by 88.8 percent of households. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese spoken at 6.1 percent of households and Korean.

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Here are just a few of the home improvements

you might consider with any Home Renovation loan

Repair or replace a roof

Install, replace or repair gutters and downspouts

Replace, repair or upgrade your HVAC system

Repair or replace plumbing

Install, repair or replace electrical systems

Kitchen remodeling (including the purchase and installation of appliances)

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

Add a second story to your home

Replace a termite damaged sill plate (a water-damaged sill plate also)

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

tree removal, repair a driveway and sidewalks

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