According to HillBuzz, rumors are
- Obama’s Chicago house will be sold soon.
- The Obamas are planning to move to Kailua, HI.
- Michelle’s mom says the estate that they will buy is worth $35 Million.
- Only one property in Kailua matches that description.
Barack and Michelle Obama will be moving to Hawaii in January of 2013 and preparations are now being made to purchase an estate in close proximity to land owned by the University of Hawaii, where the Obama presidential library and “political center” will be located.
I have a friend whose family knows Michelle’s mother; they have been crystal clear that the elderly Mrs. Robinson regularly says that she’ll be in Hawaii next year permanently with her daughter and granddaughters. There is neither talk of returning to Chicago to live nor of living in the White House for another four years — instead, there’s a sense of “it was fun while it lasted” coming from Mrs. Robinson in her talks with her Chicago friends. …
UPDATE #2: Found it! Here’s the only property that matches all the clues we’ve been given. It is on the market for $35 million, which matches what Mrs. Robinson has been saying about the “$35 million house she’d be living in soon”. …
According to the Honolulu Magazine, the address is 210 N. Kalaheo Ave. Kailua, HI.