Kapolei HI Real Estate, Kapolei area and Community Information

Kapolei HI is known as the second city on the island of Oahu. This town has grown dramatically over the last decade and is expected to continue this trend into the future. The housing market has kept up with demand and there is an abundance of homes for sale in Kapolei in various neighborhoods, including a senior living community and the Kalaeloa Naval station. Kapolei offers something for everyone at every stage of life, including a wide variety of educational opportunities at every stage, from Kindergarten to college. Kapolei also offers world-renowned healthcare complete with a senior day care center and skilled nursing facility. There are also numerous medical clinics and one larger hospital that offer emergency care.

History Of Kapolei Hawaii

The city of Kapolei is a recent addition to the state of Hawaii. It was intended to become a second urban city on Oahu to the state capital of Honolulu. This was because of the immense population growth of the island. The first real estate in Kapolei was constructed in the 1980’s and has since added numerous Kapolei properties, both residential and commercial. Even though the history of Kapolei only dates back a couple decades, the blossoming town now has the second highest median income on the island of Oahu, making it one of the premier real estate locations in Hawaii.

Kapolei Parks and Recreation

Living in Kapolei offers a variety of recreation opportunities ranging from walking paths to lagoons and of course, 9 different golf courses. The Kapolei Community Park is perfect for anyone who has a growing family. This is a family friendly park that offers beautiful manicured lawns and even a children’s play area. This is one park that any growing family should check out.

Attractions and Activities

The most talked about attraction in Kapolei is the Wet n’ Wild water park. This is a 29-acre attraction that is located in a tropical backdrop complete with cliffs and lush, tropical landscaping. The park itself offers over 25 rides and attractions for all skill levels and desires. From the subtle ride to the extreme adrenaline rush, there are rides for everyone. Wet n’ Wild was voted “Best Family Attraction” by Honolulu Magazine. The Ko Olina resort offers services to both visitors and residents. Here, you can enjoy fishing and sailing as well as spa treatments and massage.

Kapolei Events

There are many events in Kapolei but the snow day takes the cake. Many people in Hawaii miss out on having a “white Christmas” but not in Kapolei. Here, they host an annual snow day event where kids can enjoy festival activities and enjoy the snow that does not typically fall on this tropical island. You can follow Kapolei commons on both Facebook and Twitter to stay up to date on all the happenings. This is a great tool when you are looking for Kapolei HI homes and after you move in.

As knowledgeable Kapolei real estate agents, we can help new arrivals to the island find the right property for Your preference and budget.
Howard C. Richmond (R) Realtor
Howard C. Richmond (R) Realtor
Realtor Principal Broker RB-19627