As a realtor, Wendy brings her deep appreciation for the beauty of Hawaii together with her experience in sales and customer service with her passion for helping people meet their individual needs when finding a home. Wendy has lived abroad, knows the challenges of relocating family and children, how buying a home can be intimidating and complicated, and understands the importance of finding the right neighborhood, school and community to call home. She takes great pride in working to ensure that the process is as seamless as possible, every step of the way.
Born and raised in Hawaii, Wendy attended Kalani High School and received a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from the University of Hawaii. She and her husband, Architect Carl Akai, love to look at properties not just for their assets, but also for their potential. Wendy enjoys being a mom to son Carson, tennis, running, and is a dog lover.
Wendy joined Better Homes & Garden Real Estate Advantage Realty first as a client where she experienced first hand the "Client First" approach. Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Advantage Realty has consistently been honored with a host of honors, including Honolulu Star-Advertiser's 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 and 2010 reader's choice "Hawaii's Best" Real Estate Firm award; Honolulu Magazine's 2016, 2015, 2013 and 2012 reader's choice "Best of Honolulu" Real Estate Firm; Pacific Business News' 2014, 2010 & 2011 50+15 Fastest Growing Businesses award; and Honolulu Advertiser's 2008 and 2009 people's choice "Best of the Best" Real Estate Firm award.