Kahala Kua is a newer gated view community - originally developed during the mid 1990’s - consisting of approximately 110 homes, located on a ridge at the top of Poola Street. Kahala Kua is bordered by Waialae Iki to the west and Aina Haina to the east. Kahala Kua homes for sale typically range between $1.5M to $3M with most properties built on steep view lots between 10,000 to 16,000 sq ft.
Insight to Kahala Kua Homes & Neighborhood Kahala Kua is a newer view ridge that is now almost completely developed with very few vacant buildable lots remaining. The entry gate to Kahala Kua is situated approximately 1 mile up Poola St, a narrow road that starts at Waialae Iki Park on the bottom, and steeply winds up the hill along some older more modest homes.
Residents enjoy spectacular ocean views from modern contemporary homes built on sloped lots with privacy behind a secure gate. Strict design guidelines are established in order to preserve a consistent look for the homes in Kahala Kua and to protect the views. As with most view ridges in Honolulu, the east facing rim properties enjoy dramatic views towards Koko Head and some of the neighbor islands on the horizon, but are also subject to Hawaii’s easterly trade winds, especially at higher elevations.
The price range of houses for sale in Kahala Kua is $2.25M to $3.29M with a median price of $2.27M, median interior of 5,800sf and median land size of 16,896sf.
The historic median sales price of houses sold in Kahala Kua was $1.28M (2017), $1.32M (2016), $1.41M (2015), $2.54M (2014), $1.43M (2013), $1.98M (2012), $1.34M (2011), $1.15M (2010), $1.21M (2009), $1.31M (2008), $1.32M (2007).
0 houses have sold in Kahala Kua year-to-date (Jan 21, 2018). In previous years, the total number of houses sold were 2 (2017), 2 (2016), 3 (2015), 2 (2014), 4 (2013), 1 (2012), 2 (2011), 3 (2010), 2 (2009), 4 (2008), 5 (2007).
Historically, the average number of days it took to sell houses in Kahala Kua was 67 days (2017), 88 days (2016), 67 days (2015), 38 days (2014), 100 days (2013), 18 days (2012), 126 days (2011), 31 days (2010), 50 days (2009), 47 days (2008), 73 days (2007).
The average days on market for Kahala Kua houses before sold were 57 days December 2017.
The ratio of Kahala Kua houses sales price vs list price were 95.5% December 2017
1 Kahala Kua house was sold December 2017
The total dollar volume of houses currently for sale in Kahala Kua is $7.82M . The sold dollar volume in previous years was $2.56M (2017), $2.65M (2016), $4.41M (2015), $5.09M (2014), $7.49M (2013), $1.98M (2012), $2.68M (2011), $3.56M (2010), $2.43M (2009), $5.09M (2008), $8.59M (2007).
The most recent sale in Kahala Kua was a house located at 5584 Poola Street, sold for $1.26M on Dec 14, 2017. It had 1816sf of interior. 9 other recent sales include: 5486 Poola Street (1,964sf) sold for $1.3M on 7/14/2017. 5573 Poola Street (2,718sf) sold for $1.35M on 8/5/2016. 5607 Poola Street (1,856sf) sold for $1.3M on 6/21/2016. 5328 Kahalakua Street (2,550sf) sold for $1.68M on 9/18/2015. 5209 Kuaiwi Place (2,193sf) sold for $1.32M on 8/19/2015. 5439 Kuaola Street (2,381sf) sold for $1.41M on 4/17/2015. 5246 Kuaiwi Place (4,679sf) sold for $2.68M on 7/17/2014. 5384 Kahalakua Street (3,488sf) sold for $2.41M on 5/15/2014. 5614 Poola Street (5,800sf) sold for $3.2M on 11/29/2013.
3 of the houses have ocean views and 3 have mountain views.