May 2018

Found 3 blog entries for May 2018.

There is something uniquely extraordinary about Makena Surf. A few notables include its beachfront location in one of the most picturesque beaches in Hawaii, world-class amenities nearby, low density (specially when compared to the newer big resorts), one of the most vibrant sealife epicenters on Maui, and a reputation as one of the strongest long-term equity micro-markets result on Maui. As one of our favorite properties, we keep our finger on its pulse and we share pertinent information timely with our clients/readers. As such, let's discuss the current market.

Makena Surf Map Real Estate Update

Active Inventory

Currently there are 2 units for sale: C-205 and G-203, listed for sale at $2.8M ($1,730 per square foot) and $2.445M ($1,862 per square foot) respectively. While C-205 offers…

kapalua bay beach 2018

As reported by U.S. News, Kapalua Bay Beach has been named as the top beach in 2018 by Stephen Leatherman, a.k.a. Dr Beach, in his much-anticipated annual rankings, which have become a de facto standard bearer for unbiased ranking of America's best beaches.

It comes as no surprise to those familiar with Kapalua Bay Beach and its incredible setting. With reefs protecting each end of bay, forming the prototypical perfect crescent shape beach, Kapalua Bay Beach offers sheltered, warm waters perfect for swimming, snorkeling, SUP, and more. With a gentle slope (particularly on the north end) and relatively shallow waters, this beach is a haven for snorkelers, from beginners to experts. Through decades of positive press and exposure, it has become a…

As one of the most active micro-markets on Maui, conditions at Honua Kai can vary greatly from the overall Maui real estate market. As such, let's discuss the current state of the Honua Kai real estate market, broken down by unit size as that will provide the most context. To start, please use the map below as a reference of unit location within the complex, as that is arguably THE most critical component in valuation. 


With the least amount of units, the niche of Honua Kai Studios will continue to be one of the most interesting to observe. Currently there is only one unit on the market, Hokulani 219. Of course, being on the 2nd floor of Hokulani has certain challenges, which must then be reflected on price. In the past six months, there have…