ROBERT K. ALLEN, AAL, ALC

The purpose of the law is to prevent the strong from always having their way. Ovid (43 B.C. - 17 A.D.)

MILLER FORECLOSURE

NOTICE:  The information provided here is for the benefit of interested persons but the Commissioner does not warrant the accuracy of the information. Persons interested in bidding should do their own independent investigation.

CASE NAME:  

CARRINGTON MORTGAGE SERVICES, LLC VS. MATTHEW C. POTTS, SPECIAL ADMINISTRATOR OF THE ESTATE OF DANIEL W. MILLER ET AL; CASE NUMBER 3CC191000217




LOCATION OF PROPERTY:  
15-3001 Mako Way, Pahoa, Hawaii 96778

TMK:  (3) 1-5-004-039-0000

DESCRIPTION:  Per records of the County of Hawaii Real Property Tax Office, the property is a 2.286 acre, more or less, lot  upon which is located a single-story, 3 bedroom, 1 bath, 928 sq. ft. house built in 1972.  Upon personal inspection, the Commissioners observed additional improvements to the main house, including but not necessarily limited to, a .5 bath in the master bedroom and a fully screened lanai.  In addition, a former carport behind the main house has been converted to a 1 BR, 1 bath unit with full kitchen.  There is also a large storage shed behind the living units.  The permit status of improvements is not known.  The property is occupied.  Please do not disturb the occupants.  



REAL PROPERTY TAX INFO:  
Property class:  Agricultural
Assessed market land value 2024:  $84,900.00
Assessed market bldg value 2024:  $148,200.00
Tax 2023:  $2,010.25

15-3001 MAKO WAY
AERIAL VIEW (FROM REAL PROPERTY TAX WEBSITE)
OPEN HOUSES WERE HELD ON:
Saturday, June 29, 2024 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 30, 2024 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

PUBLIC AUCTION WAS HAD ON:
WHEN:  Monday, July 22, 2024 at NOON
WHERE:   Front entrance of Hale Kaulike (aka the "Hilo Courthouse"), 777 Kilauea Avenue, Hilo, Hawaii 96720. 
RESULT:  A high bid of $193, 300.00 was received from Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC.  Sale is subject to court confirmation (see below).

CONFIRMATION HEARING:  To be announced.
Now that the auction is completed, Plaintiff will set a hearing to request confirmation of the sale.  Upon a request to the judge bidding may re-open at the confirmation hearing.  The judge customarily requires bidding to start at 5% more than the high bid received at the first auction.  The hearing date will be posted here when available.  

HALE KAULIKE
TERMS AND METHOD OF SALE:
The property will be sold "AS IS" to the hightest bidder at the auction.  THE SALE IS NOT FINAL UNTIL APPROVED AND CONFIRMED BY THE COURT.  The highest bidder for the property is required to make a down payment in cash, certified check, or cashier's check at the time of the bid in an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the bid price.  The balance of the price shall be paid in cash, certified check, or cashier's check to the Commissioner (through escrow, if requested by purchaser) after approval and confirmation of the sale by the Court.  Purchaser is responsible for paying the costs of conveyancing, including document preparation, recordation, conveyance tax, and securing possession of the property.

PREQUALIFICATION OF BIDDERS:
All bidders must prequalify before bidding begins.  Immediately prior to the auction, the Commissioner will require all interested persons to show they are ready and able to make the 10% downpayment required of a successful bidder.  The information is not shared with other bidders.  During the auction, a bidder may not exceed the amount determined to be his or her maximum bid.  FOR EXAMPLE:  If you show the Commissioner that you have $10,000.00 at the start of the auction, you may bid up to $100,000.00.  You do not have to bid the full amount, but you cannot bid more than that amount.  If you have any questions about this requirement, please contact the Commissioner in advance of the auction.

DISCLAIMER: 
Information provided by the Commissioner is not intended to be legal advice and should not be relied upon as legal advice.  If you are uncertain to your rights as a purchaser or any aspect of the foreclosure process that may pertain to you as the purchaser, you are encouraged to consult an attorney of your choice.