West O’ahu accounts for more than 40% of the island’s population and is well known for its many golf courses, year-round sunny weather, pristine beaches and large new housing developments. With popular neighborhoods like Kapolei, Ko’Olina, and Hoakalei, the region offers a variety in lifestyles and real estate from single-family homes, townhouses to condominiums as well as gated, oceanfront and golf course communities. The median sales price of a home in West O’ahu has been historically more affordable than a home in Honolulu. The housing market is rapidly expanding though, with a 28% increase in median sales price since 2001. It is a prime location for first time homebuyers, move up owners and investors alike. Prices range from $350,000 to over $2,200,000.