Kapolei real estate has a lot to offer. Geographically, Kapolei is in the south-central region of Oahu, extending from the coast to the slopes of the Waianae Range, but the North Shore, the Windward Coast, and Honolulu are all easily accessible. Lying just 30 minutes from downtown Honolulu, Kapolei homes give their residents an easy trip to get downtown. Developed since the 1980s and rapidly growing every year, Kapolei has been designated by government planners as Oahu’s “Second City” and contains some of the island’s newest and most affordable homes. Unusual for Oahu, Kapolei real estate feels like a modern American suburb, with its master-planned neighborhoods with new homes with curving sidewalks. Because Kapolei is new and master-planned, the schools, parks, libraries, and all its shopping centers are recently built. Because of its location on the sunny Leeward Coast, Kapolei is known for its great weather. Clear, sunny skies are typical for Kapolei. This weather is perfect for going to the many beaches in the area, hiking, and any other outdoor activity. The newly renovated Wet ‘n Wild Water Park is often exactly what residents with families of Kapolei need on a hot day, appealing to all ages. Kapolei real estate includes Ko Olina, a new beach resort area with modern and luxurious hotels, including the only Disney resort in the world that is not a theme park. Ko Olina also offers single family homes, townhouses, condos, condotel units, and timeshares. Residents and visitors enjoy a gated community providing safety, cleanliness, and a resort feel. These homes are all just a 5-10 minute walk to 4 beautiful beach lagoons. While slightly separated from the hustle and bustle of the heart of Kapolei, residents of Ko Olina still have convenient access to all of the shopping and dining available in Kapolei. Makakilo, a neighborhood in the highlands above Kapolei, provides a cooler, quieter lifestyle than other Kapolei homes. Makakilo homes are known for their breathtaking views up and down the coast. Makakilo homes are generally new, large, and luxurious, and offer some of the best values for such homes on Oahu. With all of its growth in the past few years and in the years to come, Kapolei has and will become more and more desirable as a place to live, work and play. The majority of Kapolei homes are new and affordable, it’s in a central location and not too far away from any destination on the island, the beautiful weather is always dependable, and it’s a fun place to live with endless activities to do.