Hawaii Randy's Real Estate Opinions: April 2007

ALOHA AINA (Love of the Land in Hawaiian)

TikiThe ancient native Hawaiians were environmentalist in the truest form.  They did not protest or lobby congress.  No driving fuel efficient cars to make a statement or National forest to prevent people from clear cutting.

The Native Hawaiian understood that they needed to preserve their natural resources.  They lived their daily lives in a manner that today would be considered environmentalist.  Hawaiians lived "Pono" (with respect and righteousness).  By living in righteousness they believed they would be blessed by fertile lands and sea.

Hawaii State SealHawaiians managed their resources from the mountains to the sea.  They needed the mountain valleys for fresh water and crops.  The used the ocean to fish.  The Hawaiians were so in tune with their environment that they managed their resources in such a way that they would be around into perpetuity.  

Hawaiian's were among other thing aqua culturists.  They built fish ponds and raised fish along the coast line and in the bays of our islands.  Their ingenious techniques are being recreated today.  Several groups are in the process of restoring the few remaining ancient Hawaiian fish ponds.  Being going back to the past people today are learning how to better take care of our limited natural resources.

Coat of ArmsIn more modern times King Kamehameha III (1825 -1854) spoke the famous words which became our Hawaii's state motto: "Ua mau ke ea o ka aina i ka pono", translated to mean: The life of the land is perpetuated in righteousness.

Lucky we live in paradise, we hope to keep it that way.  Aloha Aina!

 

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Randy L. Prothero, REALTOR®

Principal Broker, ABR, AHWD, CRS, e-PRO, GRI, MRP, SFR

Island Style Realty Inc.

Team Leader - "The Prothero Group"

Randy Prothero is well established as an expert in working with military / VA clients and first time home buyers.  His home seller's (listing) campaign is one of the most aggressive marketing programs in the area.

Based out of Mililani, Hawaii. Randy services the island of Oahu (Honolulu County) Performs mediations and ombudsman services for the Board of Realtors.  To improve overall professionalism in his area Randy also offers classes for real estate agents. 

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Comment balloon 26 commentsRandy Prothero • April 28 2007 02:31PM
ALOHA AINA (Love of the Land in Hawaiian)
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