Featured Realtor Kris Vaughn-Hazard, RS, Keauhou Kona Real Estate
“I love the interaction and challenge
of putting real estate deals together and
helping buyers and sellers meet and
achieve their dreams and goals,” said Kris.
“My mantra is, ‘if it is good for my client,
it is good for me.’”
Kris and her business partner Kamalani
Duerksen have thrived in their boutique
brokerage, Keauhou Kona Real Estate,
offering a proactive approach and positive
attitude resulting in client success. Kris
specializes in residential properties in the
North Kona area spanning from Keauhou
to Makalei Estates. She was recently
featured in “Top Agent Magazine,”
circulated nationwide. In business, her
primary focus is to do everything she
can for the benefit of her clients. This is
why she has earned nearly 85% rate of
repeat and referral business to date, an
Kris makes her network of trusted
tradesmen and other professionals
available to her clients should they need
additional services or advice on any
matter. Her many clients have benefitted
through the years from Kris’s expertise.
“Kris was great to work with on the
sale of our house in Kona,” said Mark
and Julie. “She is very professional and
knowledgeable, as well as approachable.
Our concerns were listened to, questions
answered and problems dealt with
capably. We highly recommend Kris
Hazard and her company. She is a
pleasure to work with.”
Kris lives in Bayview Estates in a
home that she and her husband, Jim,
designed and built in 2005. Kris and Jim
have owned property on the Big Island
since the early ’80s. They also owned
a top-producing real estate company
in California for many years, and then
decided to “retire” in Kona full time in
2000. But retirement wasn’t in Kris’s
vocabulary. In less than six months, she
was back to work in real estate in Kona.
Kris a member of Rotary Club of Kona,
where she fundraises for the community
with contributions to the club’s Rotary
Community Foundation exceeding $60,000
a year. She serves as co-chair of the
Mitsubishi Electric Tour of Champions for
the PGA at Hualalai Resort. She is also an
active member of the highly competitive
Kai‘Opua Outrigger Canoe Club and races
throughout the regatta season.
Kris values her role in helping her
clients achieve their goals and see them
reach that “next place in life.”
“If I can help you with your Hawaii
dreams and goals, please let me know.
We can do it together!”
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Throughout her nearly four-decades
career in full-time real estate, Kris
Hazard has applied her leadership
skills into every aspect of her
field. With the understanding that selling
or buying a home is a major endeavor,
Kris focuses on keeping her clients fully
informed and educated throughout the
process. Although she has chalked up
plenty of industry awards, designations
and accolades, the most important aspect
of her career is that of trusted advisor.
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7 78-6831 Alii Dr. Ste. 163, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
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Have your breath taken away by this
luxurious 4 Bed/4 Bath beachfront
estate residence. With plenty of
lanai space, this home is great for
entertaining. Successful as a vacation
rental, outstanding finishes throughout.
MLS 618244 $3,795,000
CASA DEL SOL
An extraordinary fully furnished custom
villa! Enter through one of two gates,
into your own sanctuary of beauty
with amazing ocean views! This home
includes two separate mother-in-law
quarters and captures the spectacular
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MLS 288186 $1,950,000
OCEANFRONT VACATION RENTAL
The eye catching oceanfront stunner
on Ali‘i Drive captures the essence
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MLS 622380 $1,900,000
HALE PAPA LANI RETREAT
Situated only minutes from Kailua Kona, this
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Incredible Ocean and Bay views!
MLS 611052 $1,699,000
SELF SUSTAINING RANCH
Enjoy serenity South of Kona, while only
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fertile ranch land, unparalleled views, and
a self-sustaining Hawaiian style cottage.
Subdivided, ask about 21.4 vacant acres
available for separate purchase.
MLS 616681 $6,900,000
MAGICAL WHITE SANDS OASIS
This stunning 3 Bed/3 1/2
Bath has a sauna, photovoltaic
system, and 3 car garage.
With stunning craftsmanship
throughout. Mother-In-Law unit
down stairs. Walking distance
to beaches and snorkeling!
MLS 620253 $729,000
KONA PACIFIC JEWEL
Fabulous remodeled 1 Bed/2 Bath
condo is perfect for anyone looking
to be close to all the amenities
Kona has to offer. great amenities
and walking distance to Kailua-
Kona village and beaches.
MLS 620295 $349,000
KEAUHOU VIEW ESTATES
Step into this fabulous home in one
of the most sought after locations,
just off Ali‘i Drive! This 3 bedroom,
2 bathroom home needs a little TLC
to make it your perfect residence!
Walking distance to fabulous Magic
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MLS 622977 $529,000
HISTORIC HOLUALOA CHARM
Gorgeous views just a short
walk from Historic Holualoa. 8
lots in the subdivision. 3 of the
lots are available starting at
$379,000. Lot #8 is 2.152 acres,
and available at $499,000.
Come see what we have to offer!
MLS 617638 $499,000
STUNNING OCEAN VIEWS
Enter this wonderful estate residence of 4
bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. Tremendous
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flow directly out to the over sized lanai and
pool area for continued entertainment and
enjoyment! Loads of fun places to relax and
take in the amazing views of the Big Island!
MLS 623599 $1,099,000
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