#GrandWailea $30m Renovations

The Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, will undergo a $30 million renovation to the Maui resort’s guestroom interiors, meeting areas and pools, with a completion date set for early 2015. The rooms were last renovated in 2009. Work on the rooms begin this week and renovations will continue through early spring 2015, with a…

Sales of Homes, Condos Increase

December 11, 2012- The Maui News Maui County saw double-digit increases in both the percentage of homes and condominiums sold last month and the median prices for those categories. The number of condos sold jumped by 24.7 percent to 96 units last month, compared to 77 condos sold in November 2011, according to data from…

Construction Industry is Starting to Build Momentum

Premium content from Pacific Business News by Stephanie Silverstein, Reporter The construction industry is beginning to show signs of an economic recovery, according to a new report. For the first time since 2006, statewide private building permits have increased for three consecutive quarters, according to the University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization. UHERO forecasts that…

Property Owners Excited Over New Permit Process

Aloha, Thank you for reading my blog. Here on Maui we continue to experience increased activity in the real estate market as we gear up for our high-season this fall. We expect to have a busy season this year. Visitors will now have more accommodation choices due to the possibility of short-term vacation rental permits being processed for residential zoned neighborhoods on Maui- see…

Price of Single-Family Homes Up 25 Percent

Single-family home prices in Maui County last month increased nearly 25 percent over last year, while condominium prices were unchanged, according to the latest data from the Realtors Association of Maui. The median sales price for single-family homes in July rose to $491,000, compared to $394,500 last July. That’s based on the sale of 71…

Front Row Bliss!

On the Old Wailea Blue in the grand Wailea Golf Estates! True Bliss is what you’ll find in this contemporary designed home. The absolute best panoramic ocean views in Wailea, Molokini to West Maui! This specialty home offers 4800+ sf, single level living with 4 private suites + an office (or 3 private suites and 2…