Island Business Report: Kaua'i condo price doubles, Big Island single-family home price grows 5%
In May, the median condo price on Kaua'i doubled, and sales of single-family homes on the Big Island rose by 10 percent.
President Trump says there is not nearly enough progress being made in talks with Mexico.
Mexican and U.S. officials met Tuesday, but no agreement seems close.
Talks are set to resume Thursday, but Trump has set a deadline of June 10th for the two sides to reach an agreement on how Mexico will help mitigate the flow of undocumented immigrants into the U.S.
The median condo price on Kaua'i doubled in May.
The median price of a condominium on the Garden Isle in May was $580,000, which was 104 percent more than the median price in May 2018, which was $284,000.
That was based on sales of 47 condo units.
Meanwhile, sales of single-family homes on Hawaii's Big Island rose by 10 percent in May, and the median price grew by 5 percent, compared to the same month last year.
That's according to the Hawaii Information Services.
The median price of a single-family home last month was $419,000.
25 percent of Americans have major money worries.
A Gallup poll found that 1 in 4 of us worry about money all or most of the time.
On the positive side, 56 percent of Americans say their current financial situation is excellent.