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Readers’ Pick

Our readers’ favorite realtor, Lisa Haeringer, has been helping Hawaii residents buy and sell homes and condos for seven years as an agent for Coldwell Banker. Despite the slump in the economy, Haeringer says it’s a great time to buy thanks to “historically low interest rates, a softening market and a good inventory of homes for sale.” Trying to sell your home? “Sellers must be realistic in this market, and not have false expectations,” she says. “Current buyers are looking for value.” Kahala Mall rooftop, 4211 Waialae Ave., Suite 9000, 927-7177,