It’s no secret that Hawaii has some of the most expensive homes in the country. Beachfront property and expansive ocean, mountain, and city views can make a property even more valuable. Exclusive neighborhoods and luxurious amenities also contribute to a home’s list price. For fun, let’s take a look at the most expensive homes sold in the state recently:
232 Palaoa Pl., Honolulu 96816
This 4 bed/1 bath home is in Diamond Head on the island of Oahu and sold for $5,650,000 after 48 days on market. It was built in 1952 and remodeled in 2015.
Exterior shot of 232 Palaoa Place (MLS# 201508200) in Diamond Head
951 Waiholo St., Honolulu 96821
This 5 bed/4.5 bath Diamond Head home sold for $5,663,000 after 43 days on market. Built in 2007, this home fronts the 11th fairway of the Waialae Golf Course and sits on more than 15,700 sq. ft. of land.
Exterior of 951 Waiholo St. (MLS# 201503059)
72-160 Waiulu St #3E/UN, Kailua-Kona 96740
This 4 bed/4.5 bath home sold for $5,695,000 after about 5 months on market. Built in 1999, it overlooks the Hualalai Golf Course and features coastal, sunset, and ocean views.
Oceanfront view at 72-160 Waiulu St. (MLS# 201503727)
896 Mokulua Dr., Kailua 96734
This 6 bed/5.5 bath home on Lanikai beach sold for $5,950,000 after 52 days on market. Built in 1990, this beachfront, refurbished home includes a heated covered pool.
Exterior of 896 Mokulua Dr. (MLS# 201507703)
253 Puuikena Dr, Honolulu 96821
This 6 bed/7.5 bath home in Hawaii Loa Ridge on Oahu sold for $6,800,000 after about 6 months on market. Built in 1991 and remodeled in 2010, this home has more than 10,000 sq. ft. of interior space on a huge 26,446 sq. ft. lot. The main entry features a 30-foot waterfall!
Famous wedding cake style architecture
30-foot waterfall in main entry of 253 Puuikena Dr. (MLS# 201420376)
396 Dune Cir, Kailua 96734
This beachfront 3 bed/3.5 bath Kailua home sold for $6,875,000 after about 8 months on market. It was built in 2006 and offers sweeping ocean views of the Mokulua Islands.
90 linear feet of beach and open floor plan at 396 Dune Circle (MLS# 201421100)
72-112 Uluhala Pl., Kailua-Kona 96740
This 4 bed/4.5 bath North Kona home sold for $7,400,000 after about 5 months on market. It was built in 2007, fronts the Hualalai Golf Course and offers coastal, ocean, and sunset views.
Pool, gardens, and lush water features at 72-112 Uluhala Pl. (MLS# 201504230)
188 N Kalaheo Ave, Kailua 96734
This 6 bed/4 bath beachfront Kailua home sold for $10,500,000 home after about 3 months on market. Built in 1934, this 3,328 sq. ft. home is on a lot more than 62,000 sq. ft and includes 100 linear feet (30 meters) of sandy beach frontage.
Aerial and exterior view of 188 N Kalaheo Ave. (MLS# 201423175)
2443 Makiki Hts Dr., Honolulu 96822
This 5 bed/6.5 bath Makiki Heights home (MLS# 201508125) sold for $12,320,000. The more than 8,000 sq. ft. house was built in 1996 on a lot more than 46,000 sq. ft! The home also includes tropical gardens with walking paths and luxurious features such as a wine room, private guest suites, and caretaker’s quarters.