Kihei Shopping Center Sold

By EILEEN CHAO – Staff Writer Ownership of the Kihei Shopping Center changed hands in a deal made last month, but there are “no big changes” planned for the 15 shops that currently inhabit the complex, brokers for the deal said Monday. The shopping center is home to Amigo’s Restaurant, Rent-A-Center, Maui Brick Oven Pizza…

Lanikeha At It’s Best…

FEATURED PROPERTY~ This estate embodies the true spirit of island living! Carefully designed for comfort and views with Maui’s finest Architectural and Trend Builders, winner of several 2011 BIA Overall Grand awards, the estate is perfectly placed on a cu del sac in the exclusive gated community of Lanikeha, Ph 2 (within Kaanapali Golf Estates).…

Maui sales of Condos Strongest in 5 Years

Happy Earth Day!  Spring is here & Maui is springing with condo sales! The market is changing and we are seeing increase activity in all aspects of the real estate market here on Maui! Maui-sales-of-condos-strongest-in-5-years If you are looking to buy or sell something here on Maui or would like more information about Maui Real…

Hawaii ~ Happiest Sate to Live In

They did it again. The Hawaiians are the happiest people in the nation, while West Virginia held its bottom spot with the lowest overall well-being among U.S. states, finds a new Gallup-Healthways poll. No huge bumps up or down were seen between the 2011 and 2012 well-being rankings, though Vermont, Massachusetts and Iowa moved into…

World Whale Day Celebration

One of Maui’s most popular events for 33 years, World Whale Day is a free, all-day celebration that honors the humpback whales that come to Maui each winter. Hosted by the nonprofit Pacific Whale Foundation with support from Expedia Local Expert, World Whale Day takes place on Saturday, February 16. This festive celebration begins at…

Wailea Wine & Food Festival December 6-9, 2012

The Wailea Food and Wine Festival will begin tomorrow, December 6th and run through December 9th.  Wailea Wine & Food Festival will showcase Wailea Resort chefs and their award-winning cuisine, featuring Maui’s rich bounty of ranch, ocean and farm fresh products, along with exceptional wines, and educational culinary and wine encounters led by world-renowned Master Sommeliers. You can find…

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…