The North Shore is synonomous with Haleiwa so your search here will mirror a search of Haleiwa wtih some smaller adjacent neighborhoods included.  Haleiwa (pronounced Holly-eeva) got its name from the hotel built there in 1898. In Hawaiian it means Hale "house" and Iwa which is actually a "frigate bird".  I guess he may have meant "bird house" but probably not.  Haleiwa is synonymous with "North Shore" here on the Island as are used somewhat interchangeably.  The population is around 4000 until the winter months when the famous north shore waves draw surfers from all over the world, and the population goes through the roof.  The big surf days in the winter also draw a constant stream of tourists from all over the island to watch young men risk a lot for the thrill (being scared to death on the face of a 40 foot wave might also be called a thrill) of surviving in unbelievable sized waves.  Lives are lost every year as surfers push their limits against a very unforgiving ocean and picture taking tourists are swept of the rocks trying to get one more photo up close (too close).  Its a great place in the summer as well as there are very small waves and great diving and snorkeling take the place of death defying surfing.


North Shore Properties for Sale

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56-501 Kamehameha Highway, Kahuku

ALMOST A MILE OF BEACH FRONT WITH 122 ACRES OF GOLF COURSE GROOMED ROLLING LAND. Fee simple, pristine beach front for sale. Create your own private getaway complete with ...

  • MLS201420093

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55-147 Kamehameha Highway, Laie

With an incredible 3.88 acres on a wide crescent of white sandy beach, culminating at a dramatic cliff for the feeling of splendid isolation, this estate is like no other...

  • Beds10
  • Baths14.03
  • MLS201331965

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59-779 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa

Referred to as "The Fortress", this PRIVATE OCEANFRONT PROPERTY is located on a point between Waimea Bay and Three Tables Beach and is protected by a natural seawall. Bui...

  • Beds5
  • Baths5.0
  • MLS201501796

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55-133 Kamehameha Highway, Laie

This Listing represents 3 lots combined. Parcel 001 to 003. Address is from 55-133, 55-135 to 55-137 Kamehameha Hwy. Secluded, private for the top VIP clients. Great s...

  • MLS201504086

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59-705 Pupukea Road, Haleiwa

OVER 16 ACRES of mostly level land on Oahu's North Shore! Exciting opportunity to create and build your own private estate at the top of Pupukea! Close to some of the mos...

  • MLS201421138