Winners in Our Rebounding Economy

Winners in Our Rebounding Economy

The underlying economic metrics for Hawaii have been on the mend for a solid 18 months. However, the recovery and its pace have quickened considerably in the past 8 months. This has been partially fueled by the U.S. economy in general, but the fundamentals of Hawaii’s economy have their own historical idiosyncrasies. With a brief respite in value during 2008 …read more

Investors Turn to Retail in Search of Better Returns

Investors Turn to Retail in Search of Better Returns

As the start of the year brings new beginnings, there are a number of new retailers emerging on the Hawaii landscape. The proven track record of retail in Hawaii combined with investors looking for alternative approaches to getting better returns has resulted in a fresh dose of retail expansion. Retailers currently in Hawaii have been expanding across the state for …read more