Resources & Links

Hawaii Real Estate Resources and Links –


Banks and Loan Institutions


American Savings Bank

Real Estate Loan Officer (Queen St. Branch)

Carolyn Johiro

Direct: (808) 348-4913

Office: (808) 593-4876


Contact Carolyn for a Pre-Qual or Pre_Approval letter on a home loan today!




First Hawaiian Bank

Service Manager

Lance Matsuda (Moanalua Branch)

1000 Mapunapuna St.

Honolulu, Hawaii 96819

Direct: (808) 839-7482

For all your banking needs contact Lance today!



Hawaii VA Loans


Home Loan Financial

Gabe Amey  (Branch Manager)
737 Bishop St. Suite 3150
Honolulu, HI 96813
Direct: 808-792-4250
Cell: 808-227-0299

Web Blog:

If you are a military personnel or veteran looking to purchase a property in Hawaii, give Gabe a call to help educate you on the benefits and advantages a VA eligible home buyer can receive compared to doing a conventional mortgage.  Recommended for military and VA personnel’s.



Financial Advisor Services


UBS Financial Services Inc.

Paul Yamashita  (Chartered Financial Analyst)
733 Bishop St, Suite 1600
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808-526-6995
Fax: 808-521-2798




Escrow and Title Services


First Hawaii Title Corp – NexTitle

Senior Escrow Officer

Vern Heath

4211 Waialae Ave Suite 9016

Honolulu, Hi 96816

Direct: (808) 528-9226




Title Guaranty Escrow Services

Mililani Mauka Branch

Escrow Officer: Jill Kirihara

95-1095 Ainamakua Drive Ste 1

Mililani, Hi 96789

Direct: (808) 630-2157




Home Owners, Auto, Health and Life Insurance


State Farm Insurance

Margaret Yamashita (agent)

850 Kam Highway Suite 113
Pearl City, HI 96782

Direct: (808) 455-7944

Fax: (808) 456-1428


Contact Margaret for all your insurance needs.  Homeowners insurance provides coverage in the event of damage to your property, as well as liability for injuries and damage you cause to other people.  She always provides you with the friendly Kamaaina service you deserve.



Lock Smith


Darin Pacheco

Direct: (808) 216-5480

When you need to have any locksmith work done, give Darin a call.  He is very reliable, friendly and offers great services.



Termite and Pest Control


Kamaaina Termite and Pest Control

940B Queen St.

Honolulu, Hawaii 96814

Direct: (808) 591-9997


Full-Service Company: Residential, Commercial, New Construction, Renovation, Remodeling, General Repair – Free Estimates – Servicing all of Oahu



Handyman Services


DG Welding and Fabrications

Dino Quilit

Direct: (808) 428-6644

Before you sell or rent out your home/condo…Call Dino today for a FREE Estimate on minor home repairs.




Commercial and Home Painting


Cornerstone Painting Inc.

Bret Yap

Direct: (808) 780-4938


Call Bret for all your home or commercial painting needs.  Big house, small house, shack or mansion.  Bret has been around and “Striving for Excellence Since 1975”. He does residential, commercial, new projects and also offers Free estimates.  Island-wide service with the friendly Kama’aina treatment.




Informative Website Links and Communities



Honolulu Community Groups

View all kinds of stuff at this cool website.  It has topics on things to do, money matters, election information, on the go essentials, town center, make a difference and more….Great website community for the people of Hawaii.



Automobile Sites and Car Clubs

Learn just about anything to do with your Lexus and more!  Club Lexus members can count on me to take care of all your real estate needs!  Ask about our FREE Buyers Representation Services!

A local car enthusiast website: Learn about VIP car styles, classified and more.  PostJunky members can always count on me to assist them in a real estate transaction.  Ask about our FREE Buyers Representation Services!


Automobile Repair


Wade’s Auto A/C and Repair – ASE Certified

24-hour Roadside Assistance – Tire Changes, Lockouts, Fuel Delivery, Battery Jump Starts, Mobile Mechanic.


8:30AM-5: 30 PM

Wade Iwamoto (Owner)

(808) 690-0721


Dent Doctors Hawaii

Removes your car’s minor dents and dings without repainting.  Keeps original paint intact. Increase resale value. Also conventional bodywork and paint repair. Big or small we fix it all.  Satisfaction Guaranteed!

Call Janine to schedule an appointment (808) 841-3368




Great Foods, Restaurants, and Related Products


Hawaii Restaurant Guru

A website that shows pictures, menus, and reviews at local Hawaii Restaurants


ProBar – Simply Real

At PROBAR, we’re all about delicious, organic, unprocessed foods!  Food from nature is better than food from the lab-it taste better, it looks better and it’s sustainable. Son the next time you need a delicious meal, grab a PROBAR and enjoy the goodness of whole foods.  It’s an awesome compact 3oz energy bar that jump starts my day.  All the Pro Bars I tried tasted really delicious and complemented my morning cup of coffee.”  DM





Business and Restaurant Credit Card Set Up


Jose Ramones

Relationship Manager

Heartland Payment Systems Inc. – (NYSE: HPY) a preferred provider of Central Pacific Bank and the Hawaii Restaurant Association

Cell: (808) 478-5459

Fax: (808) 677-6520 or (808) 356-0763


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