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March 15, 2023

New Ward Village Residential Tower “Launiu” Files Permit Application

Launiu Ward Village

Launiu Ward Village may be soon coming to Honolulu’s skyline as one of Howard Hughes’ high-rise condominium projects in Kaka`ako. The proposed project would include 486 residential units split between a high-rise structure and podium building. In addition, nearly 40,000 sq.ft. of commercial and restaurant space is planned at the street level of the project.

928 Ala Moana Boulevard is the proposed address, sitting at the Ewa corner of Ward Avenue and Ala Moana Boulevard. This Howard Hughes project will be situated at the west-end of the award-winning master planned community, adjacent to Ulana Ward Village.

The project is still early in its approval process with the city. If you’d like to register your interest and be one of the first to find out information as details emerge, please contact Sachi Hawaii: (808) 596-8801 | info@sachihawaii.com

February 23, 2023

Kuilei Place Sales Gallery Opens at Ala Moana Center

If you’re in the market for a new-construction condominium in the heart of Honolulu, it might be time to take a look at Kuilei Place. Established developer Kobayashi Group, responsible for some of Honolulu’s most iconic and well-respected condominiums including Park Lane, Hokua, One Ala Moana, and Capitol Place, is developing a new high-rise project near the Kapiolani Boulevard and Date Street intersection.

The project will be comprised of one, two, and three bedroom residences, and put you squarely in the heart of Honolulu, nearby the Ala Moana Area, Kapahulu, and Kaimuki. When completed, the project will have 1,005 total residences, and will be split up between Affordable Housing properties that follow the HCDA affordable housing rules, and Market-Rate properties.

Affordable Residences
• 148 One-Bedroom Residences
• 382 Two-Bedroom Residences
• 73 Three-Bedroom Residences

Market-Rate Residences
• 9 Live-and-Work Lofts
• 54 One-Bedroom Residences
• 253 Two-Bedrooms Residences
• 86 Three-Bedrooms Residences

Amenities Will Include:
• 24/7 Security
• 5 Private Clubrooms
• Two Fitness Centers
• Multiple Reservable BBQ Cabanas
• 11 Outdoor BBQ Grills
• Resort-Style Pool with Lap Lanes
• Two Playgrounds
• Walking Paths & Lawn Areas
• Two Dog Parks
• Bike & Surfboard Storage
• EV Fast Charging Stations
• Ample Guest Parking
• + More

Kuilei Place will be at 2599 Kapiolani Boulevard. Home owners association (HOA) fees are projected to be 68-cents per square foot.

The sales gallery is currently open at Ala Moana Center on the 3rd level Ewa Wing.

If you’re interested in visiting the sales gallery or are looking for more information on Kuilei Place, please feel free to contact Sachi Hawaii:
(808) 596-8801 or info@sachihawaii.com

February 8, 2023

Shinnyo Lantern Floating Ceremony Returns May 29

For the first time since the pandemic, the Shinnyo Lantern Floating Ceremony will return to Ala Moana Beach Park as a live in-person event. The event will take place on May 29 between 6:30 and 7:30 PM, during sunset hours.

Per the website, the event “… offers time to reconnect and the healing space that we’ve all been missing.”

For more information, visit: lanternfloatinghawaii.com

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