Ryan Oda is a licensed real estate broker (RB-23073) with Forward Realty (RB-19423) based in Honolulu, HI. This blog in its entirety is the sole view and opinion of the author and does not reflect the views of Forward Realty, its principals, agents, officers, and affiliates. All information contained in this blog is for general knowledge only and should not be the basis for making any financial decisions. Buying, selling, and leasing real property involves risk and the past performance does not guarantee future results or returns. You are advised to consult your own experts.