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801 South Street, Honolulu HI
Island Living For The Budget Conscious 

801 South is made up of two towers in the heart of picturesque Honolulu. 

Both buildings are moderately new, and have been constructed within the last four years. Tower A houses 635 units, while tower B has 410. Each building is an impressive 46 stories high.

This project began as a way to meet the basic need for more affordable housing in the Honolulu area, and the developer, Downtown Capital Partners, was able to meet this need by using affordable building materials. 

After the original construction of the towers, the units were all sold to lower income locals who lived and worked in the area. Since then, many have been resold at a profit to out of state vacationers and investors, alike.

While both buildings A and B are strictly no frills, the units are new, well maintained, and in a great location. 

The low fees and great value of 801 South makes it a perfect choice for people who want to experience island life on a budget, or for smart investors looking to scoop up an entry level piece of Kakaako real estate right in the middle of Honolulu. 

801 South Floor Plans 

Floor plans in 801 South range from vary from basic 384 square foot studios to more spacious 816 square foot, 2 bedroom units. 

801 South Street floorplan

Each condo includes modern, quiet split air conditioners, in-unit washer and dryers, awning style bedroom windows, energy efficient fixtures and appliances, granite kitchen counter tops, marble in the bathrooms, and fresh white cabinetry throughout. 

                                

Concrete walls are strategically placed to help reduce noise from traffic and neighbors, and the lanais on each unit, complete with glass railings, are an especially nice feature. 

801 has a secure parking structure as well as surfboard and bicycle storage.  

801 south surfboard storage

801 South Amenities

In order to keep maintenance fees low, 801 South has very few on-site amenities. 

  • A large recreation room with a kitchen, TV, and bathrooms are available in each tower to reserve for parties and gatherings.
  • Well-lit resident walkways on landscaped grounds make for safe and pleasant evenings walks if you have a dog, or just need some fresh island air.
  • The parking garage has ample room for both residents and guests, and entry is only available with electronic key fobs.
  • An on-site security and management team is always available for whatever needs or concerns may arise. 

In my opinion, 801 South’s most valuable amenity is its location. For those who are employed downtown, commuting to work from towers A or B is a breeze. 

Location

801 South Street location map

801 South is on the northwest side of Kakaako, just minutes away from Honolulu’s downtown. Whether you walk, bike, or drive, getting to work, the beach, or the grocery store is easy and affordable here.

If you are looking for a serene place to pass an afternoon away in Honolulu, Foster Botanical Gardens is a 14 acre oasis full of a wide range of tropical plants and flowers just a mere mile from your complex. 

A 10 minute walk will bring you to SALT - an entire city block filled with one of a kind shopping, colorful entertainment options, unique bars, and plenty of trendy eateries.

Or, you could go a bit further to Ward Village (about 20 minutes on foot) and experience this famed neighborhood’s unmatched dining options.

If shopping is your thing, you’ll love exploring the famous Ala Moana shopping center. Surrounded by fragrant island greenery and beautiful koi ponds, Ala Moana is the largest outdoor mall in the world. 

If you would just rather enjoy nature and that famous Hawaiian surf, Ala Moana park is where you’ll want to be. Just over a mile from 801 South you’ll find this picturesque seaside oasis that's perfect for surfing, picnicking, paddleboarding, or just relaxing.

Condo Prices at 801 South

Basic studio units at 801 South generally sell in the $300,000 range.

The more spacious 2 bedroom/2 bathroom units in the buildings tend to be in the $800,000 price bracket. 

As savvy owners continue to re-sell at a profit, it’s likely that the original prices will keep on climbing.

panoramic view of Honolulu Hawaii

Features of 801 South Street 

While this basic complex should not be at all confused with luxury condo living, it is definitely a smart buy in a great location. 

If your budget doesn’t afford you a condo with more bells and whistles, we still believe 801 South will provide the coveted luxury of real island living to all of its residents.

My Favorite Things About 801 South 

  • Great value with significantly lower monthly fees compared to other condos in Honolulu.
  • Located in an ideal spot with working, shopping, and playing options all available just outside your doorstep.
  • Fantastic investment property.

I would love to be your 801 South resource! Please feel free to contact me at 808-203-7424 or via email at [email protected]

About John Gephart

John Gephart - 801 South Street Sales Agent

John Gephart specializes in Oahu real estate and new development condos in Kakaako and Ward Village. Call him at 808.203.7424 or email to [email protected] to set up a private 801 South Street showing.

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801 South Street Listings October 28, 2020
5
Listed
63
Avg. DOM
$949.47
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$680,000
Med. List Price
5 Properties
$570,000
Condo: 801 South St
1
Beds
1
Baths
522
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
28
Days on Site
202025162
MLS
Discover 801 South! Popular Kakaako building with low maintenance fees. Walk to downtown government offices, Queens & Straub hospitals, Ward Center, SALT shops. Neat 1 bedroom with panoramic city...
Open 11/1
801 South Street #B-828 Honolulu, HI 96813
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
835
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
42
Days on Site
202024017
MLS
801 South Street, Bldg B is conveniently located at Kakaako neighborhood. Within walking distance to Downtown business center, restaurants, shops and much more. Unit features open kitchen with...
$685,000
Condo: 801 South St
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
835
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
48
Days on Site
202023637
MLS
This spacious and upgraded 2 bedroom/1.5 bath/2 parking unit is located in the newer Tower B at the 801 South St building completed in 2017. Upgrade includes porcelain tile flooring throughout, new...
$450,000
Condo: 801 South St
1
Baths
384
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
92
Days on Site
202018249
MLS
NEVER BEEN LIVED IN, rarely available studio on the second to the highest floor in desirable 'A' building at 801 South! Appliances are in new condition, as they have never been used! Where else can...
$680,000
Condo: 801 South St
2
Beds
2
Baths
816
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
108
Days on Site
202015838
MLS
Super low maintenance fees at $329/mo, newer build, prime Kaka'ako location with a walk score of 89, secured bldg/garage, minutes to Downtown, Beaches, Ala Moana, Hospitals, Shops, Restaurants, &...