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In the market for a South Maui real estate? Last week, we talked about a lovely 2-bedroom condo for sale at Kamaole Sands. If you're looking for something a bit more spacious, we'd like to highlight a delightful one-bedroom condo for sale, . Wondering how a 1-bedroom condo is more spacious than a...
One of the first issues that prospective Maui real estate buyers consider when they're thinking about moving here is the cost of living. It's often reported that Hawaii's utility bills are high, thanks to its isolation, but in fact, the Aloha State was recently counted among the 15 least energy-e...
Visitors to Hawaii spent nearly 9 percent more in May than they did in the same month last year, according to the Hawaii Tourism Authority. It's a good barometer for the state of the economy, considering that most of our visitors come from the U.S. West, followed by the U.S. East. Those who rent ...
Folks who live and work in Hawaii are among the least likely to leave their vacation time unused, according to Project: Time Off. Their report had interesting timing, considering that we encouraged our readers to take a break and enjoy an afternoon at one of Maui's guitar festivals just last week...
The Maui real estate statistics for the month of May have been reported by the Realtors Association of Maui, revealing that median home and condo prices were up as a result of low inventory. It's the kind of market that existing owners have every reason to be happy about, while savvy buyers are s...
One of the joys of buying a home on Maui is making it your own, inside and out. The folks that buy Maui real estate tend to be in love with the natural beauty of the island, which leads to interesting outdoor enhancements and creativity among Maui homes. What would your outdoor slice of paradise ...
Researching the cost of living while you search for Maui real estate? If you're interested in the island's energy-related successes, there's been some buzz about the fact that Maui Electric Co. has recently been recognized as one of the top utilities -  at 7th in the nation - for connecting store...
Searching for that perfect Maui home? If you want a combination of luxury and character, this Maui Meadows Kaimanu home could be the perfect fit. Perched on the lower slopes of Haleakala, below Ulupalakua Ranch and above Wailea Resort, this gem features splendid ocean and mountain views, not to m...
Having trouble deciding what state you want to live in permanently? Some Maui real estate buyers are in the market for a second home, which they use seasonally, others purchase strictly for investment purposes, but some never want to leave. These are the ones that put down roots, buy a Maui home,...
If you're going to choose South Maui real estate, why not take advantage of the soothing, healthy lifestyle that's available in this amazing part of the island? Maui has around 30 miles of beach, which is more than any of the other Hawaiian islands, and a substantial portion of those beaches can ...

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