Maui County, HI Real Estate News

By Sakamoto Properties Maui Hawaii, Prestige is our Business*Reputation our Foundation
Among the 137 islands in the Aloha State, Maui is one of the most popular destinations that many people know. Because of its warm weather all year round, world-famous white-sand beaches, and beautiful sceneries, tourists from all parts of the globe flock to Maui. But aside from these travelers, there is another group of people who finds Maui an attractive site.Those who are looking for real estate investment opportunities also have their eyes set on the second largest Hawaiian island. But is Maui real estate a good investment decision? Buying property whether for long-term investment or to generate income is a big decision for many people. Before you take the plunge, it’s vital to know what you’re getting into and if it’s the right choice for you.Full Article Here: Is Hawaii Real Estate...
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By Sakamoto Properties Maui Hawaii, Prestige is our Business*Reputation our Foundation
Instead of enduring the loud traffic noise, pollutants, and fast-paced lifestyle in the city, why not move to West Maui and enjoy your days relaxing and basking under the Hawaii sun? Life in West Maui is all about the tropical paradise experience. It has always been the dream destination for many people because of its perfect weather all year round, the Aloha spirit, and the people’s laid-back culture.Although West Maui is more developed than the South, you will still be greeted by green, picturesque tropical scenery and lush mountains wherever you look. The best part, there’s a selection of high-end resorts and condominiums with less traffic than on the south side. Now, if you’re ready to embrace the Hawaii life, we’ve got a charming oceanfront condo unit up for grabs.Full Article Here...
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By Sakamoto Properties Maui Hawaii, Prestige is our Business*Reputation our Foundation
The real estate climate in West Maui is consistently improving as the new normal sets in across the United States and the vaccination rates rise.  The first two quarters of 2021 showed an uptick in activities in the market. Compared to 2019 and 2020 stats, the home sales for the first six months were 33.4% during the same period. The report published by the Realtors Association of Maui (RAM) also showed more than 80% increase in condo sales than the same period of 2020.Full Article Here: Latest West Maui Real Estate Stats July 2021
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By Jeannie Kong-Evarts, Maui Real Estate Expert~Island Wide Service
(Maui Real Estate Advisors, LLC)
Maui's Ancient Kalepolepo Fish Pond and Menehune ShoresArchaeological reports date Kalepolepo Fish pond located in North Kihei, Maui to be after AD 1488-1643. They were able to discern this by the pollen found in the coring samples. There are reports that the walls that make the fishpond was built by the Menehunes. Legend says the Menehunes were superbly skilled craftsmen. They were supposedly short in stature and had great strength. Each one of them would be uniquely skilled and would come out at dusk to build something in one night; if they did not finish it in one night, they would abandon it.  Kalepolepo fishpond is about 3 ocean acres. It has been written that fish was gathered here for the Hawaiian monarchy. Reports have noted that repairs have been made through the hundreds of ye...
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By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Wailea Realty)
14 acres Manawai Pl. in Haiku Maui. Listed at $2,200,000, sold for $1,999,000. Beauitful property located on Maui's Northshore. Offering amazing ocean views, perfect location to build your dream home, and raise a couple horses. A little extra work went into getting the horses, and all the gear that goes along with horses off the property, and cleaning up the property. But it closed this last Friday, I represented the sellers, but worked closely with the buyers, such nice folks.If you have questions about buying Maui real estate on the Northshore, give me a call. I been selling real estate on the Northshore for 27 years. Serving all Maui.Aloha Steve,Steven Nickens RS-54097 GRI ABRWailea Realty Corp+WindermereServing all Maui for 27 YearsCell: 808-280-2208Email: nickensmaui@gmail.comWebsi...
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By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Wailea Realty)
1855 Kauhikoa Rd. Haiku Maui Hawaii, Haiku Ranch HomeThis amazing property came on the market, and within three hours and I was inside the home doing facetime with my client. Four hours later had it under contract. With this crazy market you have to be moving quick or there is five other offers. This beautiful three bedroom single-story home, is located on 3-acres. Privacy, views, and a home that is in perfect condition. I represented the buyers, and they are really happy. Listed at $2,000,000, sold for $2,025,000. Search for homes for sale in Haiku Maui.Search for homes in Kula MauiSearch For Homes on Maui's NorthshoreIf you are looking for home in Haiku, or UpCountry Kula Maui, give me a call. I also work in the Shops at Wailea, with Wailea Realty Corp/Windermere.Aloha Steve,Steven Ni...
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By Sakamoto Properties Maui Hawaii, Prestige is our Business*Reputation our Foundation
Maui’s spectacular beauty continues to amaze tourists and investors. It has been voted consistently as the world’s number one island in the world. It is no surprise that there is a year-round demand for luxury properties like residential homes and condominiums.If you’re looking for a Hawaii property as an investment, real estate in West Maui is the ideal place to be. A luxurious home in an outstanding, safe community brings immense satisfaction and joyful living. The option of buying a condo property holds a wide appeal because it can generate passive income if you are planning to rent it out as a vacation home.Full Article Here: Luxury Real Estate in Paradise: Kapalua Ironwoods 72, Hawaii
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By Sakamoto Properties Maui Hawaii, Prestige is our Business*Reputation our Foundation
Are you thinking of packing up your things and moving to Hawaii? Hold your horses because it is best that you know the good and the bad things about Hawaii before making any life-altering decisions. Many of us know that Hawaii is famous for its year-round tropical climate, breathtaking sceneries, and friendly people, but just like any other place, Hawaii also has its drawbacks, like the terrible traffic and the high cost of living.We have compiled a list of the Pros and Cons of moving to Hawaii to help you in your life-changing decision on whether to move to Hawaii or stay where you are.Full Article Here: Moving to Hawaii Pros and Cons – Should You Make the Move?
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Aloha Friday - white hibiscus with ocean view on MauiJust want to say HAVE A GREAT HOLIDAY WEEKEND!Picture taken at the Kaanapali Coffee Farms on West Maui, and looking towards the island of Molokai.Search the Maui MLS for West Maui homes for sale.Thanks for reading my Maui blog...Buying or selling real estate on Maui?  That's what I do.  Let me help YOU.Georgie Hunter R(S) e-Pro, Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers26 Baldwin Ave, Paia HI 96779E-mail or call/text: 808 283-0635
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Vacant land sales on Maui Hawaii, especially Haiku - 2021For those who want to know what's been selling on Maui, in the vacant land world, here are some useful links with details on pricing, days on market and more: Haiku Maui HI land 10-20 acre parcels market update Maui HI land sales - large parcels over 100 acres market update Haiku Maui HI land sales - market snapshot June 2021 Search for vacant land for sale on Maui here - MLS IDX search.If you're in the market for a piece of ground on Maui, reach out to me about upcoming properties.Thanks for reading my Maui blog...Buying or selling real estate on Maui?  That's what I do.  Let me help YOU.Georgie Hunter R(S) e-Pro, Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers26 Baldwin Ave, Paia HI 96779E-mail or call/text: 808 283-0635
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Firecracker heliconia in Haiku Maui - tropical flowerSpeechless Sunday?  Perhaps.  Beautiful tropical flower - definitely.  All that lovely lush jungle just grows and grows and we don't have to water it or tend it much... just hack it back from time to time.  And we are greeted with these delightful blooms every year.Haiku Maui is about as sustainable as it gets.  With plenty of rain, we never have to worry about wild fires or droughts.  We can grow food crops all year long.  Our air is some of the cleanest air on the planet.  The climate crisis has been really easy on us!Thanks for reading my Maui blog...Buying or selling real estate on Maui?  That's what I do.  Let me help YOU.Georgie Hunter R(S) e-Pro, Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers26 Baldwin Ave, Paia HI 96779E-mail or call/text: ...
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By Sakamoto Properties Maui Hawaii, Prestige is our Business*Reputation our Foundation
May is one of the best months to be in West Maui because of its perfect weather. Similarly, it seems to reflect one of the best months for home sales, according to the Realtors Association of Maui (RAM) report.West Maui remains one of the best luxury spots for a grand Hawaiian residence or vacation resthouse. That is why there’s never a shortage of robust buyers who are also aware of the low mortgage rates. Various properties are available in the area, from single homes, condominiums, vacant land, beachfront, or oceanfront real estate.Full Article Here: West Maui Real Estate Trends for May 2021
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Maui Hawaii - market statistics for first half of 2021This has been a really crazy year for real estate sales in Maui County, with so many people wanting to move to a safe and beautiful location like Hawaii.  The Covid pandemic has created a lot of options for people to work from home, so it might as well be Maui, if you can afford it.Maui has a lot more than just beaches and condos, and you never know what you might find when you explore some of the upcountry and other locations that are more affordable.Each month I like to post the full report of what sold, on my other blog (MauiHunter.com), so I'll link to those reports here.  You can get the scoop on houses, condos, and vacant land sales, by region.  There's been a lot of activity this year and prices have gone up big time.  But don...
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By Maui Luxury Real Estate Team, Ask for the Best, Ask for MLRET!
(KW Island Living)
Welcome to Maui’s west shore!  Kaanapali is the perfect place for those who love sunny days, amazing beaches, and a lifestyle that defines island living. If you love hiking on trails, dipping your feet in warm ocean waters, or just walking along the coastline to take in a breath of fresh air, you will definitely love Kaanapali.Full Article Here: Enjoy Amazing Views  at a Beachfront Maui Condo at Kaanapali Shores
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By Maui Luxury Real Estate Team, Ask for the Best, Ask for MLRET!
(KW Island Living)
Whether you’re looking for a great vacation spot or a permanent home, the Aloha State is the place to be. Hawaii is a tropical paradise with magnificent beaches, world-renowned golf courses, and perfect weather all year long. Residents and visitors are not only lucky to witness the beauty of nature but also experience up-close encounters with Hawaii’s majestic sea creatures. In addition, this place has a way of rubbing off on individuals and inspiring a relaxing lifestyle and the spirit of aloha.Full Article Here: Discover a Spacious Luxury Condo for Sale at Kaanapali Shores
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
More of the most expensive property sales on MauiThis is a followup to the 2021 Q1 report of the most expensive real estate sales on Maui - houses, condos and land.   Total dollar volume was $62,250,000 more or less.Click here for the 2021 Q2 report.  I selected the highest priced sale in each month of April, May and June, in each category. Lots of beachfront and oceanfront homes and land of course.  This time the total dollar volume was $102,425,000 for just 9 properties - making for an average price of around $11.3 million.Search the Maui MLS for Wailea and Makena Maui real estate for sale.What will the next quarter bring?  Stick around to find out. Thanks for reading my Maui blog...Buying or selling real estate on Maui?  That's what I do.  Let me help YOU.Georgie Hunter R(S) e-Pro, H...
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By Sakamoto Properties Maui Hawaii, Prestige is our Business*Reputation our Foundation
Image waking up to a breathtaking view of the Pacific Ocean from your bedroom window and hearing the mighty ocean waves splash against the rocks below. We all dreamt of this scene once in our lives, or maybe we have seen it in one of the romantic movies on Netflix. Whatever it may be, this picturesque scene is too good to be true. It’s the scenic stuff that only dreams are made of, until now.Full Article Here: Own This Dreamy Multi-Million Dollar Hawaii Oceanfront Home in Maui
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By Sakamoto Properties Maui Hawaii, Prestige is our Business*Reputation our Foundation
The ongoing trend of consistent home sales has continued to April 2021. The Realtors Association of Maui (RAM) notes that there’s a high buyer demand for prime real estate with no signs of easing up on rising market trends. West Maui has a high interest for anyone who’s looking to buy a piece of property in Hawaii.West Maui was once known as a retreat for Hawaiian royalty and is now a prime destination for every tourist, earning its place as an immediate favorite because of the richness in its history and the abundance of restaurants, shopping areas, tourist activities, and resorts. Real estate prices differ in the different parts of Maui depending on how commercially developed it is. Because the demand is going nowhere but up, it’s helpful to be aware of the current trends for West Mau...
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By Maui Luxury Real Estate Team, Ask for the Best, Ask for MLRET!
(KW Island Living)
Ask someone to picture their dream place to live, and nine times out of ten, they’ll say Hawaii. And who can blame them? There are many reasons why Hawaii reigns supreme on the dream moving destinations lists: the gorgeous scenery and the laid-back aloha spirit will be reason enough for you to disconnect from your daily preoccupations and relax and unwind.Full Article Here: What Your Dream Maui Lifestyle Can Look Like at Kaanapali Villas
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Happy Independence Day!!It's great that we can celebrate more this year than last year.  While we're still not home free yet, we're getting closer.  Here on Maui there won't be any fireworks, but there will be some of the traditional events, like the Makawao parade and rodeo.  It looks like it'll be a sunny weekend, and not too hot, thanks to our mild climate and trade winds.Our beaches will be packed, and the grills will be fired up!  Have a great holiday weekend. Thanks for reading my Maui blog...Buying or selling real estate on Maui?  That's what I do.  Let me help YOU.Georgie Hunter R(S) e-Pro, Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers26 Baldwin Ave, Paia HI 96779E-mail or call/text: 808 283-0635
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