About Hualālai Realty

Having closed 700 real estate transactions at Hualālai Resort, Hualālai Realty is the resort expert in Hualālai real estate. With over 60 years of combined real estate experience at Hualālai Realty, our team is best equipped to share the history of Hualālai, and our knowledge of Hualālai Resort is unmatched by any other brokerage. Since opening in 1996, we have maintained the largest market share of total sales volume annually.

Rob Kildow

Principal Broker and Director of Sales at Hualālai Realty since the end of 2003, Rob Kildow not only knows his product well, but lives it daily both professionally and personally, having purchased a villa here with his wife Barbara in 2001. A native of Washington State and a 35-year professional in the real estate industry, Rob says he fell in love with the Big Island many years ago having been captivated by the beauty, the environment, and the generosity and hospitality of the people. He made the move here in 1999 and has never looked back. Before moving to Hawai‘i, Rob was President of James W. Hodges, Inc. Realtors in Washington, and prior to joining Hualālai Realty; he served as Director of Sales at Hōkūli‘a Resort in South Kona for five years. In the past five years, Rob has been recognized three times by Hawai‘i Business Magazine as the #1 residential broker for the State of Hawai‘i (2010, 2012, 2015). In 2013, Rob was inducted into the “Billionaires Club” by Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate for selling over $1 Billion in real estate during the preceding 9 years as Principal Broker of Hualālai Realty.
RKildow@hualalairesort.com

Regina M. Stuard

A lifelong resident of Hawai‘i, Regina Stuard knows it’s the unique quality of life and Spirit of Aloha that people are looking for when purchasing a resort home. Regina has worked in luxury resort real estate on the islands for most of her 29-year career and was named one of the prestigious Top 100 Real Estate Agents for 2016. She has a stellar reputation for providing extraordinary overall customer service and her knowledge of Hawai‘i will allow her to continue with her impressive career as well.
RStuard@hualalairesort.com

Joe Buchanan

Over the past 15 years, Joe Buchanan has traveled the world with his family working in high-end, private community development in Aspen, Cabo San Lucas, Australia, and, most recently, Kaua‘i. His successes have led him to the finest resort destination, Hualālai Resort, where we know he will continue his accomplished career.
JBuchanan@hualalairesort.com

Chieko Madenokoji

Sales Executive Chieko Madenokoji joined Hualālai Realty in 2009 bringing with her many years of professional real estate, marketing, and international business experience in both Hawai‘i and Japan. Most recently Chieko spent nine years representing another luxury residential community in Hawai‘i. In addition to her stellar record in high-end residential sales, Chieko is bi-lingual, fluent in both Japanese (her native language) and English. Her familiarity with both the U.S. and Japanese markets, and an international roster of prospective Hualālai Resort clients, are among the many assets she brings to the Realty team.
CMadenokoji@hualalairesort.com

Vivian Tobias

Vivian Tobias, Director of Administration, is a 28-year veteran of the real estate development industry, 21 years of which have been at Hualālai Realty. Focused, with an acute eye for detail and accuracy, Vivian is precisely the person you want closing your real estate deal in paradise. Since joining the Hualālai Realty team, she has managed most all of the 700 property closings while juggling various other roles: Notary Public, sales statistician and overall office administration. Prior to joining Hualālai at its start-up in 1995, Vivian spent three years in Honolulu with a developer following several years working with a developer in Southern California. She is a native of New Jersey and a graduate of Rutgers University.
VTobias@hualalairesort.com

Jeff Bacawag

Born and raised in Kailua-Kona on Hawai‘i Island, Jeff Bacawag is a key member of Hualālai Realty’s administrative team. Jeff joined Hualālai Realty in 2007 and in his role as Escrow Assistant, he provides support to the entire sales team throughout the property listing and sales process. He also serves as our additional Property Coordinator, opening and staging homes for showings. Jeff, a graduate of University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s Shidler College of Business, has a keen eye for detail and is a very versatile member of our team.
JBacawag@hualalairesort.com

April Carty

April Carty is typically the first voice you’ll hear and the first face you will see when you phone or visit the Hualālai Realty office. As Sales Concierge, April provides a number of very important guest services including welcoming guests, arranging appointments for Sales Executives, coordinating home tours and organizing fabulous sunset showings of our properties. April, a native of New Jersey and a former travel agent, joined the Realty team in 2006, and has been providing gracious and attentive service ever since.
ACarty@hualalairesort.com

Bryanna Pasco

Bryanna Pasco, born and raised on the Big Island of Hawai‘i, joined Hualālai Realty in 2015. As Property Coordinator, she is responsible for ensuring each property looks its best when opening and staging for showings. Additionally, Bryanna assists with the coordination of marketing initiatives for each listing such as photo and video shoots, brochures, website release, press and advertising. She also serves as an added Sales Concierge, welcoming guests, arranging appointments and coordinating tours.
BPasco@hualalairesort.com