Posts Tagged: maui

Sylvia Burton, Lesbian Kihei, Maui Real Estate Agent

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Aloha! I have been helping both buyers and sellers with their Maui real estate transactions for over 18 years. I have helped clients sell their homes to move up… Read more »

Maui Real Estate Draws LGBT Visitors, Permanent Residents

Former San Francisco resident Dan Hutchins was the focus of attention for a standing-room-only crowd of more than a hundred who packed Maui’s Seascape Maalaea Restaurant earlier this month. The Maui AIDS Foundation organized the event for World AIDS Day, and Hutchins was the featured speaker. For the first time publicly, he told the compelling… Read more »

Today’s Real Estate Report: Hawaii

Today, in our ongoing series about local real estate markets, we’ll take a look at home and condo sales and trends in Hawaii: Hawaii News Now chronicles the big jump in commercial real estate deals and prices in the state in 2012: Economic recovery is under way in earnest in the Hawaii commercial real estate… Read more »

Maui Condo Sales Hit 33 Month High in December

While home sales on Maui declined slightly in December 2012, condominium sales increased to a 33-month high of 138 units sold, according to statistics released Tuesday by the Realtors Association of Maui. Homes sales on Maui in December 2012 declined to 82 from 84 homes sold in November 2012. Condominium sales were up to 138… Read more »

Maui Home Sales At Five Year High, Prices Up

October 2012 residential home sales rose to a 5-year high of 98 homes sold, a 33% increase over one year ago, according to new statistics released by the Realtors Association of Maui. The median home price rose to $487,000 from $437,500 one month ago, and $482,500 one year ago. The condominium median price increased to… Read more »

Maui Home Prices Keep Climbing

Home prices on Maui continue to climb, while sales remain flat for homes and slightly up for condominiums, according to the Realtors Association of Maui’s report on August 2012 real estate sales. August home sales on Maui were level at 75 homes sold with 76 sold one month ago. August sales were down from 81… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Jim Wagner, Wailea, Maui

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Gay Friendly Realtors and Real Estate Professionals in Maui, Hawauu Jim Wagner has been a South Maui Resort specialist for 24 years, specializing in luxury condominiums and properties. He’s… Read more »

Moving to Maui

In early September my wife C. and I completed a barely 30-minute flight from Honolulu to Kahului Airport to begin a new phase in our lives. The second-largest Hawaiian island is a new adventure for us, very different from our recent lives and sense of place and people. This blog shall describe our adjustment, frustrations,… Read more »

Maui Real Estate Market At Bottom?

While keeping a wary eye on Washington politicians and acknowledging U.S. and global economic turmoil, University of Hawaii economists nevertheless predict modest growth in 2012 in an annual Hawaii forecast released today. … Realtor Bob Hansen, who has been selling Maui real estate for 22 years, said Thursday that he believes that Maui’s real estate… Read more »

Hawaii Governor Signs Law Giving Homeowners More Rights During Forclosure

For anyone facing the distressing reality of a mortgage foreclosure in the State of Hawai’i, a sliver of hope emerged at the State Capitol earlier this month, when Gov. Neil Abercrombie signed a new law that could make it increasingly harder for lenders to confiscate residents’ homes. On Thursday, May 5, Gov. Abercrombie signed into… Read more »