Lailan Bento

Real Estate

Lailan Bento Hawaii Real estate agent - Hawaii Development Group

Meet Lailan

Lailan Bento, being born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii, has always had a passion for all things Hawaii real estate but mainly a passion for Hawaii. Lailan’s journey in Hawaii real estate began with an interest in showcasing why she and her growing family loved Hawaii to other families. Lailan’s portfolio of experience grew with her as she performed countless Hawaii real estate property searches for clients, attended and hosted open houses all over the Big Island of Hawaii to ensure she was able to properly advise every client no matter their needs. 

Lailan began her career within the governor’s office, gaining unparalleled experience in understanding Hawaii laws and regulations, while also establishing herself as a respected businesswoman. Lailan is widely known for her relentless drive, integrity, and expertise. After years in the industry Lailan opened her own real estate company, Hawaii Development Group, where she serves as principal broker. 



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Her client’s happiness and satisfaction is the foundation of her success, which shows in her exceptional record of going above and beyond for others. Lailan is incredibly proud of her Hawaiian home and heritage; her love of the island and its people shines through in her character, making her an exemplary model of the true spirit of Aloha.

Hawaii real estate is as unique as Hawaii itself because the dynamics and history of the island chain differ than other parts of the world and that is why Lailan always pushes to ensure every client is exceedingly satisfied with their own connection to Hawaii. Lailan has worked with some of the greatest individuals in the Hawaii real estate industry and began with knowing how to curate the real estate process for any client to ensure trust, connection and ease.



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The Hawaii Development Group immediately felt a connection to the Kanu Hawaii organization because of their mission to better the entirety of our home here in Hawaii. Kanu Hawaii provides strategy behind all of their actions and initiatives that are inclusive of our diverse culture, our spirit of aloha and our growing generations throughout the islands. Hawaii Development Group through our Principal Broker, Lailan Bento, knew getting involved in our communities throughout the state not only helps to keep our islands progressing forward in a way that will last through the generations but getting involved and taking a pledge with Kanu Hawaii meant we could be part of the bigger picture to better Hawaii further. 

Our team at Hawaii Development Group made an initiative to donate on behalf of our team and our Local ‘ohana because we know our children and our communities we have called home for life can only improve through all of our efforts. We encourage you and your ‘Ohana to check out Kanu Hawaii and we are more than sure you and your ‘Ohana will also see why we feel so impassioned to get involved with Kanu Hawaii and be part of the enhancement of our island home in Hawaii. 

Lailan and her colleagues at Hawaii Development Group associate their passion for Hawaii real estate to ensure all clients are able to see their perspective of why they love Hawaii and all things Hawaii real estate in the manner they do. Every connection is different for every client and that’s why Lailan has always prized herself on ensuring the smoothest possible process for all things Hawaii real estate to ensure above all else, the connection for each client exceeds expectations throughout the Hawaii real estate industry. 

Lailan’s growing experience in Hawaii real estate has been an exciting adventure from Hawaii real property searches, to advising clients on the changing political climate that may impact their Hawaii real estate interests and all the incredible ways Hawaii real estate can contribute to each client’s goals. 

Hawaii real estate is such an incredible industry and Lailan’s past experience coupled with her love for her island home here on the Big Island of Hawaii contributes to the connection she has with existing and future clients! Want to get to know more about Lailan and any of your Hawaii real estate needs? Contact Lailan today to connect so you too can see why she loves what she does and why her team at Hawaii Development Group love working in Hawaii real estate.