There’s a proposed amendment to the Hawaii constitution that’s up on the ballot next month. Here’s some more information on the measure and its potential impact.

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Today we want to talk to you about the Hawaii Constitution, which will be subject to change by voters in the coming general election.

Specifically, the ballot asks, “Shall the legislature be authorized to establish, as provided by law, a surcharge on investment real property to be used to support public education?”

Check out this video from four of our or past Hawaii governors. They have done the research and are suggesting you vote NO.

“Our cost of living is already the highest in the nation.”

Our cost of living is already the highest in the nation. Are we prepared to see it go up even higher? This is not a property tax just on the wealthy. This tax hurts everyone.

Listen to what Ray Le Rue from Affordable Hawaii Coalition had to say on our October 20th radio show starting at 1:24 in the video above.

Here’s another helpful link that includes more details about the proposed constitutional amendment and what it means for you.

If you have any other questions for us in the meantime or any real estate needs that we can assist you with, don’t hesitate to give me a call or send me an email. I look forward to hearing from you soon.Team

If you want to listen to the entire show with Ray L’Heureux, click on this link.