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…

Hyundai Tournament of Champions

By ROBERT COLLIAS  – January 4, 2013 KAPALUA – The promotions call it “Golf’s Opening Drive.” That’s the case one more time for the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, which begins today, though changes to the PGA Tour schedule will make the label unusable after the 15th version of the event at the Kapalua Plantation Course…

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…

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…

Hawaii Hotels For Sale

Happy Holidays! Interesting article from the Pacific Business News regarding hotel sales in Hawaii.  Now is an opportune time to buy a hotel in Hawaii, according to industry experts, if only investors could find owners willing to sell. The visitor industry is breaking records this year, and experts forecast an even stronger 2013. Room revenue for the…

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…

Remarkable Summer Season for Hawaii Room Revenue

Happy Aloha Monday! Our Summer season proved to be a success for our hotel industry. The Maui News recently published an article that shows Maui’s room revenue increase Click here for the full article from The Maui News .  Now, as we head into our winter season we will start to notice our real estate inventory…