Irvine based Corelogic has ranked Hawaii No. 5 highest for home appreciation for the month of March in comparison to the same month in 2012. With an appreciation of 14.3 percent, Hawaii’s increase is almost 4% over the national average of 10.5 percent in March. This increase trend which started in 2012 and has continued in 2013, is driving the market with the home buying trend. You can read the entire article provided by Pacific Business News here . If you or anyone you know is looking to buy or sell property, call the Hansen Ohana today! We would be happy to assist you with all your real estate needs!