Living Hawaii: Priced Out of Paradise — Where $600K Is a Bargain Home

·By Anita Hofschneider

The view to Diamond Head from Makakilo on Nov. 21, 2013.

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Is there a solution to the high cost of houses in Hawaii?

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Anita Hofschneider

Anita Hofschneider is a reporter for Civil Beat. You can reach her by email at or follow her on Twitter at @ahofschneider.
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Are fast-rising real estate prices helping or harming the people of Hawaii? Can anything be done to make homes affordable to more residents?