Maunawili (Kailua, HI)
By Bruce Hicks, Your Best Hawaii Realtor!
(Best Homes Hawaii)
Maunawili Homes for Sale in the Kailua Hawaii Neighborhood What is so special about this place?  Maunawili has a special meaning "Mountain of the Female Spirit".  In ancient belief, there was an attractive female ghost that would dance with 'unfaithful' men, and they would be so lured, they would dance on and one until they died of exhaustion.   Maunawili Homes for Sale in the Kailua Hawaii Neighborhood are situated in this beautiful neighborhood of single family homes that have views of the mountains and some even can see to the ocean. The area is conveniently located only a couple of miles outside of Downtown Kailua and on to the world's most famous beach.  You travel into the valley and find this pocket of pleasant homes. View Maunawili Neighborhood in a larger mapLooking for a home...
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By David Buck, Realtor-Broker
(Harcourts Island Properties)
For those of you that don't know, Maunawili is the first neighborhood you come to after going over the Pali to Kailua. What's great about it, is you're minutes from the pristine white beaches of Kailua, yet also minutes away from Downtown Honolulu. Many doctors, attorneys & business professionals choose to reside here due to its close proximity to town. It's also just about a 20 minute drive to some of the best private schools in town. Or, if you don't want the commute, Le Jardin Academy is right there. Other attractions are gorgeous Mount Olomana and the lush greenery of the Windward side of Oahu. Maunawili has also been a hot real estate market as of late. Although there's only been 4 sales in the past 6 months (1 of which was $2 million), there are currently 4 under contract with an ...
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By Yvonne Jaramillo Ahearn, Esq. (B), REALTOR-Broker, CRS, GRI, ABR CLHMS
(Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers)
Data current as of September 2007.Maunawili is one of Kailua's best kept secrets. Maunawili is lush and green, and as would be expected, a bit rainer than some other areas of Kailua. A tranquil bedroom community, Maunawili is only 10 minutes (or less) from Kailua Town. Living here also shortens your commute to downtown Honolulu, as it is located off Auloa Road, turning South from the Pali Hwy (61) and heading into the country. This area is very convenient to Le Jardin Academy and Trinity Christian School, and to H-3. Maunawili has many beautiful homes with spectacular mountain views, including some large estates on huge lots. With hiking trails and a waterfall nearby, Maunawili home prices range from $700K to $1.3M and up, depending upon lot and home size which vary greatly. There are r...
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