6/20/2018: Reserved (affordable) housing requirements in Kakaako were amended to give HCDA a 10 year buy back right and make the max prices for these units slight more affordable.
6/20/2018: Fire that erupted on the rooftop of Ae'o was likely intentionally set (damaged limited to construction materials on the top).
6/8/2018: Ae'o bulk recordations are scheduled for December 2018 and January 2019.
6/8/2018: Owner of the 7000 Hawaii Kai rental project is planning to convert the majority of the 269 units to condos and anticipate to offer units for sale in the fall with prices in the $479,000 to $750,000 range (2BR to 3BR).
6/8/2018: Aalii reserved housing lottery is coming soon. From June 9th to June 17th application packages can be picked up at the Ward Village sales gallery. Studio & 1BR price ranges: $271,000 to $487,000.
6/6/2018: Ae'o bulk closings expected to take place December 2018 and January 2019.
5/25/2018: The ultra-luxury Gateway Towers project in Ward Village has been put on hold.
5/17/2018: Ward Village developer broke ground on The Central Plaza, which in its initial phase will be grass and landscaping across 1.5 acres.
4/27/2018: Kahala By The Sea, 6 beachfront ultra-luxury homes along Kahala Ave, will begin sales tomorrow, Saturday. Price range: $8.999M to $12.999M.
4/26/2018: Koula is expected to be the next project to be offered for sale in Ward Village (likely within 1 year). Project will have 570 units, luxury level (possibly Anaha level, although smaller units) and location will be right here.
4/26/2018: More than 1,500 condos under contract or sold in Ward Village since sales began early 2014.
3/9/2018: Aloha Kai project is unlikely to materialize for now, as YMCA sues developer who where to redevelop their Atkinson / Ala Moana branch - read more here.
3/6/2018: The Central Ala Moana - 60% affordable and 40% market priced units - is project by SamKoo (Kapiolani Residence developer) expected to begin sales late 2018.
3/1/2018: Kapiolani Residence - a new condo project in Ala Moana - is on target for completion October 2018.
2/13/2018: Aalii, new condo project in Ward Village, will begin unrestricted sales March 3, 2018. Appointments can be scheduled online from Feb 27th.
2/8/2018: Some spectacular design ideas have been created for developments of new condo hotels in Waikiki. It is more than likely just a matter of time before new luxury condo hotels will be developed in Waikiki.
2/6/2018: Symphony Honolulu has 2 x 2BR PH developer units left in $2.4M - $2.6M price range.
2/6/2018: Park Lane Ala Moana has 8 developer units left.
1/24/2018: Ae'o is about 97% sold and is so far on target for completion end 2018.
12/7/2017: Hawaii City Plaza, a proposed 163 unit condo tower (20% affordable) across from Keeaumoku Walmart, appears near approval - last step council vote.
All New Honolulu Condo Developments at a Glance
A comprehensive list of all new condos in Honolulu (developments are predominantly in Kakaako, Ala Moana & Waikiki). If you are looking for newer, already completed condos, take a look at our Kakaako condos for sale page or expand to see all Honolulu condos for sale.
Ward Village Projects
60 acre master-planned community in Kakaako. Currently 7 projects completed, offered or in the planning:
Koula (luxury): Expected to come to the market between fall 2018 to spring 2019.
Aalii (high-end): Expected completion 2021. ~25% sold.
Ae'o (high-end): Expected completion: Dec 2018 / Jan 2019. Sold out.
Ke Kilohana (reserved housing / mid-range): Expected completion: Spring 2019. Sold out.
Anaha (luxury): Completed 2017. ~97% sold.
Waiea (ultra-luxury): Completed 2016. ~95% sold.
Other New Projects in Honolulu
Park Lane Ala Moana (ultra-luxury): ~95% sold. Completed 2017 (3 phases).
Ritz-Carlton Waikiki (ultra-luxury): West Tower completed 2016. East Tower expected completion: Summer / fall 2018 - ~95% sold.
Keauhou Place (mid-range): ~99% sold. Completed Oct 2017.
Kapiolani Residence (affordable & mid-range): Sold out. Under construction. Expected completion: Late 2018.
The Block 803 Waimanu (mainly affordable & reserved): 66 reserved (sold out), 77 affordable (contracting from December 2017), 5 market priced units. Expected completion: June 2019.
New Honolulu Projects in Planning (sales has not launched yet)
1400 Kapiolani Blvd (high-end): Mixed market rate, condo hotel and affordable housing rentals.
Manaolana Place (luxury): Condo hotel. 234 units - 109 condo units and 125 hotel rooms.
Kahala by the Sea (ultra-luxury): 6 residences in 3 buildings - Kahala Ave oceanfront.
1500 Kapiolani Blvd (luxury): Condo hotel. Studio - 3BR.
Hawaii Ocean Plaza (high-end): Condo hotel. 407 units - 207 condo units and 200 hotel rooms.
Aloha Kai (luxury): Unlikely for now, as YMCA is suing developer for lack of redevelopment.
Azure Ala Moana (mid-range): 429 units - 351 market rate and 78 affordable rentals.
1391 Kapiolani Blvd (affordable & mid-range): 485 units. Same developer as Kapiolani Residence.
1338 & 1356 Kapiolani Blvd (affordable & mid-range): 690 units.