Norman A. Banta (R)
Top 100 Oahu Agents 2014 & 2015
International President’s Elite 2014, 2016
International Presidents Circle 2015, 2017
Top Salesperson Kahala (Units) 2015, 2016
Top Producer Kahala (Units) 2016
Hawai'i Best Real Estate Professional 2016 by Honolulu Magazine.
Aloha Aina Nominee 2015 & 2016.
Norman A. Banta (R)
Norman is a "global" citizen having been born in Tripoli, Lebanon, educated in Rome, Italy and started his financial and business career in San Francisco, USA. He is an Alumni of Santa Clara University, California with a BA in Political Science and obtained an MBA from SMU in Texas. Norman speaks fluent French and conversational Italian.
He was a commercial banker in London, England for nine years where he met his wife, Liz. They moved to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 1992 where he became the top Institutional Stockbroker with Libra Capital. In 1998, after almost sixteen years living abroad, the Banta family returned home to the US. They took the long flight across the Pacific Ocean and settled in Honolulu, Hawaii. Norman and Liz have been happily married for 28 years and have two grown children.
In Hawaii, Norman began his real estate career almost immediately, becoming an investor and landlord in Waikiki. He enjoyed learning about the complex real estate market and overcoming the challenges of investing in real estate in Hawaii. In early 2007, Norman decided to use his expertise and knowledge in the local real estate market to help others with their real estate needs. Since then he has focused on assisting many clients buy and sell residential and investment properties on Oahu. He is passionate about real estate and enjoys the thrill and challenge of helping each client successfully complete their real estate transaction in a timely and efficient manner.
In October 2015, Norman and Liz formed Banta Group Hawaii, working collaboratively to provide the most comprehensive and efficient service to their clients. With his many years of experience in Hawaii real estate, in-depth business and financial knowledge, Norman is highly equipped to lead the team in meeting all your real estate needs. Banta Group Hawaii's mission is to find that dream home and make it YOUR new home in Hawaii. He looks forward to working with you soon.