eXp Realty
eXp Realty

Hawaii Real Estate Broker and REALTOR

Hawaii Lic. # RB-20941

Hawaii Real Estate Property Sales Range:  $30,000 to $3,800,000

Richard is a full-time Hawaii Real Estate Broker and REALTOR® at eXp Realty. He began investing in Hawaii real estate in 2001 and then moved to Hawaii and began full-time real estate sales in 2004.  Richard holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Southern Illinois University.  Work experience began with his own lawn service company as a high school teen, followed by 35 years of engineering & engineering management experience in the aerospace electronics industry, and then full-time Hawaii real estate sales since 2004. The value of properties sold ranges from $30 thousand to $3.8 million (a small hotel lodging unit to an entire condominium project).


Work & Professional Experience

Period Position
2019+ Hawaii Real Estate Broker, eXp Realty
2017 to 2019 Hawaii Real Estate Broker, Keller Williams Realty Maui
2014 - 2017 Hawaii Real Estate Broker-In-Charge, Keller Williams Realty
2012 - 2014 Hawaii Real Estate Broker, Keller Williams Realty
2009 - 2012 Hawaii Real Estate Salesperson, Keller Williams Realty
2004 - 2009 Hawaii Real Estate Salesperson, Century 21 All Islands-Kauai ($15M in sales)
2001 - Now Hawaii real estate investor (4 Hawaii properties-land, condo, & residential)
1986 - 2003 Vacation rental property owner & manager--Nags Head, NC beach home
1969 - 2004 Design Engineer --> Engineering Supervisor --> Engineering Manager--> Engineering Department Manager @ Northrop Grumman (formerly Westinghouse) in Baltimore Maryland
1963 - 1969 Student @ Southern Illinois University (graduated with Bachelors & Masters degrees in Mechanical Engineering)
1960 - 1963 Richard Dolbeare's Preferred Lawn Service (self-employment while high school student)

Real Estate Memberships, Certifications, Designations

Condensed List
Hawaii Real Estate Broker
Member National Association of Realtors (NAR)
Member Hawaii Association of Realtors (HAR)
Member Realtors Association of Maui (RAM)
Member Kauai Board of Realtors (KBR)
Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)
Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
Real Estate Technology certification (e-PRO)
Resort & Second Property Specialist (RSPS)
Short Sale & Foreclosure Resource (SFR)

Awards & Achievements

Year Program
2012 Kauai Half-Marathon Finisher
2012 Hawaii Real Estate Broker License RB-20941
2010 Cartus Network Marketing Specialist
2010 Cartus Network Inventory Specialist
2009 Keller Williams Recruiting Award
2009 Cartus Network Referral Specialist
2008 Cartus Network Affinity Specialist
2007 USAA Movers Advantage Program
2007 Ruby Master's Award
2006 Fine Homes & Estates certification
2006 Pacemaker Platinum Sales Award
2006 Emerald Master's Sales Award
2006 Top Producer in Sales (2nd Quarter)
2006 Top Producer in Sales (1st Quarter)
2005 Create 21 program
2004 Hawaii Real Estate Salesperson License RS-64602
Multiple Kalalau Wilderness Backpacking (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004)
Multiple Chesapeake Bay Bridge Walk (1988, 1990, 1993, 1997, 2001)
1993 Westinghouse Signature Award of Excellence
1986 United States Patent # 4,631,635
1975 U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Boating Skills & Seamanship Certificate

Buyer Advantages

  1. Initial consultations at no cost or obligation.
  2. Formal Buyer representation available via the Hawaii Buyer Representation Agreement.
  3. Assistance with qualification, financing, selection, valuation, viewings, offer, negotiations, service-provider suggestions, closing, more.
  4. No fee in most cases (Hawaii listing brokerages share their commission with the Buyer agent).
  5. To learn the advantages of Buyer representation, contact Richard Dolbeare.
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Seller Advantages

  1. Initial consultations at no cost or obligation.
  2. Formal Seller representation available via the Hawaii Exclusive Right-To-Sell Listing Agreement.
  3. Assistance with pricing, photography, preparation tips, advertising, showings, negotiations, service-provider suggestions, closing, more.
  4. No fee due until the sale is completed (commission is shared with Buyer agent as is Hawaii custom).
  5. To learn how to get your home sold with minimum inconvenience, contact Richard Dolbeare.
Disclaimer: Information herein is deemed reliable at time of publication but due to extensive content is likely to contain some inaccuracies; information deemed important to a decision to buy or sell must be independently verified.

Contact Richard

Richard Dolbeare, R(B), ABR, CRS, e-PRO, RSPS, BS/MS (808) 651-4550 Aloha@eXp808.com | HI Lic. # RB-20941
eXp Realty, 500 Ala Moana Blvd., #7-400, Honolulu, HI 96813