Dawn Kayano
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Dawn Kayano

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As a local native of Oahu, Dawn has in-depth knowledge of all the islands. She understands and appreciates the diverse culture and unique blend of people in Hawaii. With her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Dawn has utilized her educational background to work effectively with others in her real estate career.

Dawn began her real estate career in 2004 and since 2006 has been affiliated with Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties, Hawaii’s largest residential real estate brokerage. Her expertise in customer service began with her previous career in banking. She successfully guides clients through the process of preparing properties for sale, identifying the right property for buyers, negotiating contracts and overcoming obstacles to a successful closing. Dawn became a Coldwell Banker Previews team member in 2014 after meeting rigorous criteria as a luxury market specialist.

Hard working, focused, and dedicated to excellence, Dawn consistently provides the highest standards in the real estate industry. Her personal commitment to excellence results in loyal clientele who return for her service. Dawn’s proven marketing strategy, coupled with strong negotiating skills, provides the service and results that you deserve from a real estate professional. 

Dawn supports the international EGlobal Family, Future Light Orphanage, which supports hundreds of orphaned and vulnerable children in developing countries. Locally, she supports Family Programs Hawaii, an organization that brings local families with foster children together to create and strengthen families and relationships. She also volunteers with the Hawaiian Humane Society and is actively involved with the pet therapy visitation program. In her free time Dawn enjoys spending time with family, whether it’s traveling to new places or relaxing on the beach. Dawn enjoys yoga, being in the ocean, hiking, and distance running. She loves the outdoors while appreciating her life every day in paradise!


  • National Association of Realtors® - member 
  • Honolulu Board of Realtors® - member 
  • Aloha ‘Aina Award Nominee 2013
  • Top Salesperson – Kahala Office May 2014
  • International President's Circle 2014

"What can I say about Dawn? She is an amazing and highly skilled real estate agent whom I am fortunate to know in the short few months. She is personal, honest, and proactive in helping me to buy my 1031 exchange replacement properties. Dawn has a great attitude and an inspired confidence. Dawn gets a sense of fulfillment by serving others. Her negotiation skill is impeccable. I trust Dawn not just as my real estate agent but as my good friend. Dawn has a true interest in houses and architecture. Dawn paid close attention to the details of my preferences and advised me on the best possible matches. I strongly recommend Dawn for all your real estate needs. It was my great pleasure working with her. I am looking forward to work with her again in the future."

  -J.L., Client

"My client's experience with Dawn was entirely satisfactory. She is a consummate professional in all respects. There is no doubt that I would recommend her to my clients in the future."

  -E.Z., Client

"Dawn Kayano is an excellent real estate professional. She was able to sell my Diamond Head property for above asking price in less than 45 days. She was aggressive in her marketing and networking and made me feel top priority. Dawn has a bachelors degree, is born and raised on Oahu, has worked in real estate for 10+ years at reputable companies, and knows the island like the back of her hand. I would strongly recommend Dawn if you are a highly motivated seller or buyer in this booming real estate market."

  -J.P., Client

"I was extremely happy with my realtor Dawn Kayano, Coldwell Banker and Title Guaranty. I was in the BEST hands and could not have gone through this without this TEAM!"

  -T.B., Client

Coldwell Banker Realty
4211 Waialae Ave Suite 9000
Honolulu, HI