Oahu condominium sales jumped 19.5 percent in August to 575, the highest since August 2006, according to a report by the Honolulu Board of Realtors.

“Condos and townhouses are becoming an attractive alternative for home buyers due to the affordable price point,” Sue Ann Lee, president of the Honolulu Board of Realtors, said in a statement. “The 11.2 percent increase in condo inventory throughout Oahu provided consumers with more selection, as demonstrated by the nearly 30 percent increase…

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