Q – Vacation Rental VS Residential Condo

A-Vacation rental properties, also known as transient rentals, are daily rentals. Residential condos are ones where people live.   Many people wonder about the difference between vacation rental properties and residential condos, as we call them here in Maui....

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Welcome to Maui

The island of Maui is the second-largest of the Hawaiian Islands at 727.2 square miles and is the 17th largest island in the United States. Maui is part of the State of Hawaiʻi and is the largest of Maui County’s four islands, bigger than Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi, and...

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Why Hire A Licensed Real Estate Agent

The proliferation of services that help homebuyers and sellers complete their own real estate transactions is relatively recent, and it may have you wondering whether using a real estate agent is becoming a relic of a bygone era. While doing the work yourself can save...

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Q – How Long Does It Take To Close A Sale In Maui?

A – It depends on if it will be financed or paid in cash. For financed, we’re looking at an average of  45 days. It can be done on 30, but everything  has to be right on target to make things go smoothly and to get it done that quickly. 60 days is on the...

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Q – To ship or not to ship?

A – You can take and load up a full container, like you see on the barge behind me. Take 20 ft or 40 ft containers. Load all your furniture up, load all your personal belongings, and send it on the barge. So, you’re buying a house or a condo here in Maui,...

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Maui Real Estate Taxes

A – In Maui, we have ten different classifications. Property taxes are based on how you use it and ownership. You could have the same property that can be taxed as a residential property, or an apartment, or a single family home. There are many people who have...

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Q – Is there natural gas in Maui?

A – The answer is no. Most of our cooking appliances are all utilizing electric. Occasionally, we find homes that have propane. I have a flame to cook with. Now that is a little bit unique, though not very common in most of the homes we deal with. The higher end...

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Q – Which condos on Maui allow pets?

A – Some condos allow, some don’t. Check with your realtor. So, you moved to Maui, you’ve gone through the pet quarantine, and you figured out how to bring your pet here by working with your vet, and now you need to know what properties allow pets....

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Makena Beach Maui

If you would like to find out more about Makena Beach Maui, its opulent natural features and amenities, contact an area expert for more information. If you would like to find out more about the community of Makena, its highly sought after lifestyle and real estate,...

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Q – Why Are There No Furnaces On Maui?

A – The short answer is that living on Maui, we have the most perfect climate in the world and we simply don’t need them. It’s not until you get to about 2800 ft. up the mountain, up Haleakala, at that point they will start putting some in along with...

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