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Hawaii Succeeding in Meeting Greenhouse Gas Emissions Goal

Looking to invest in Hawaii real estate? With a pristine natural environment and support by legislatures who also see the value in making sure our home is taken care of for future generations, paradise is waiting!
May 24, 2019

The best thing about living in Maui, Hawaii is being able to be surrounded by nature and all of her glory. From the beaches to the tropical rainforest, Hawaii is home to so much abundant beauty and that’s why it’s important that we do our part in maintaining it. And it looks like we’re doing just that.

According to a recent report from the Hawaii Department of Health “Hawaii Greenhouse Gas Emissions Report,” Hawaii is on target to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to equal or below 1990 levels.

Twelve years ago the State of Hawaii set the goal to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions from Hawaii in hopes of being a part of positive change for this planet. With climate change concerns becoming an issue worldwide, Hawaii’s leaders took notice and made a pledge to help us do our part in saving this Earth by the year 2020.

Hawaii’s health director Dr. Bruce Anderson said he’s proud of our state’s ability to stay focused on the end-goal and hopes everyone continues to remain on the mission.

“Hawaii is on the right path to mitigate the effects of climate change but we must continue to stay on track,” health director Dr. Bruce Anderson said. “The Department of Health requires greenhouse gas emission caps for the largest stationary sources of air pollution, and major sources of greenhouse gas emissions are taking responsibility for implementing the reductions. Everyone must do their part to continue these efforts.”

This is excellent news for everyone in the aloha state and is just another reason why being a homeowner here makes sense. We live in a pristine natural environment and are supported by legislatures who also see the value in making sure our home is taken care of for future generations.

Speaking of Hawaii homes, if you’re on the lookout for a great piece of real estate on Maui, then please take some time to look through our inventory. Here on our website you will find a wide-selection of homes for sale. You might want to check out our new listings or view some of our luxury property listings. We have luxury properties featuring oceanfront or beachfront views and is found throughout West Maui, so you have plenty of beautiful places to choose from.

We hope you find what you’re looking for here on our website but if you’re interested in learning more about the real estate market on Maui then please do not hesitate to contact us. Aloha!

2019 Comedy Event - Bill Maher Comes to Maui This Winter

There are so many reasons to love living in Hawaii and the incredible Maui events is just one of them. See Bill Maher’s 9th Annual New Year’s Comedy Extravaganza this December 2019!
May 17, 2019

There are many reasons to count our blessings for having the opportunity to call Maui our home. From the stretches of stunning white sand beaches and the aloha spirit to the never-ending options of great outdoor activities and adventures to be had, we’re all so very thankful to be able to live here. But another reason why we love our island home so much is the opportunity to participate in some incredible events throughout the year. And this December we will be able to do just that by getting tickets to see Bill Maher’s 9th Annual New Year’s Comedy Extravaganza!

What better way to ring in the New Year than with a good laugh? Come Monday, December 30, 2019 at 8 p.m., Bill Maher will be performing live at the Castle Theater located at the famous Maui Arts & Cultural Center. This is the 9th year in a row that Bill Maher will be gracing our island with his presence, and he never fails to put on a good show. Bill Maher is probably best known for his stand-up comedy and for his favorite HBO show called Real Time! He’s had 34 Emmy nominations and won his first Emmy in 2014 as the Executive Producer for HBO’s Vice.

This year Bill’s show should be extra special with guest comedians Sarah Silverman and Larry Miller. Silverman is an Emmy Award winner and one of the most popular comedians in show business today. She is perhaps best known as the creator, executive producer, and host of the Emmy-nominated weekly topical talk series “I Love You, America,” which streamed on Hulu. Larry Miller is an actor, comedian, and author. He has appeared in dozens of films and television shows and has starred along Richard Gere and Julia Roberts in the famous movie Pretty Woman. What’s not to love about this comedy event?

If you’re interested in attending this show on tickets are on sale now for $79.50 and up to $99.50. If you’re interested in investing in Hawaii property, let us help you there! Check out some of our luxury West Maui properties or perhaps you’d like to meet with one of our expert Maui realtors to help you with your housing search. We keep a large list of our latest homes for sale on here so please take some time to view our new listings and contact us if you see any that appeal to you. We’ll see you this New Year on Maui and hope to help you into your dream home before 2020 gets here. Have a great week.

Hawaii Luxury Home for Sale with Ocean Views in Pineapple Hill, Maui

Shopping for Hawaii luxury real estate? Check out this Kapalua home for sale that comes with a view that you will love in a great neighborhood!
May 10, 2019


In Hawaii, there is certainly no shortage of Maui condos and homes for sale. Whether you are looking for a new condo for sale in Kapalua condo or a luxury Maui beachfront home, the Maui real estate market is booming with new features all over.

That being said, having too many options to choose from may take away from your precious time and who wants that? Let us help you narrow the search by introducing you to one of the Hawaii luxury homes for sale that is in a great neighborhood, elegantly designed, and comes with an ocean view that you’ll adore.

Located at 234 Crestview Drive, this piece of Kapalua real estate is a one-of-a-kind luxury house for sale that is conveniently situated in a fantastic part of the island. Buying a house in Pineapple Hill Estates in Kapalua, means you’ll be near plenty of Maui activities including great restaurants and impressive beaches. Nearby are eateries such as the Alaloa Lounge, the Honolua Store, and Merriman’s along with some pretty great beaches and parks. You’re only a mile away from Napili park and only five miles away from D.T. Fleming Beach, Honokowai Park, and Kahana Beach Park.

While the island location of Pineapple Hill Estates Maui is ideal, the property itself is equally as appealing.  The home features 4 bedrooms along with 4 and half baths, stunning ocean views, uncovered lanais and access to a pool. The interior design is casual and elegant and crosses over 4,000 sq. ft. with a total of 19,989 sq. ft. of land. Not to be confused with a timeshare, the property listings fee simple price is for a 1/6th partial interest real estate investment in the house. Although it is not full ownership, you are looking at a cost that is just a small fraction of the full property value. It’s a unique opportunity! You will have a vested interest and a set occupancy in a luxury Pineapple Hill Home on the island of Maui.

Home for Sale in Pineapple Hill
234 Crestview Drive

We hope you enjoyed learning about this great piece of Hawaii real estate. If you’d like to see the property first hand or simply would like to meet with one of us to learn more, we’re always excited to hear from you and answer any questions you might have. You can contact us or give us a call, and we’ll be happy to talk to you about this property or any others you might be interested in. If you’d like to see what other properties are available then make sure to keep looking through our website and checking back each week to see our latest listings. Have a great week and a hui hou!

Gary Clark Jr. in Concert July 2019

Ready for some great blues rock music with soul and a hint of hip hop? Check out this live concert event with Gary Clark Jr. happening in July!
May 03, 2019


The Austin-native, Gary Clark Jr., is scheduled to bring his good vibes and killer music to the Maui community this summer. Best known for his fusion of blues, rock, soul music and a mixture of other musical influences, Gary will be performing in Castle Theater at 7 p.m. on July 21st. So if you are looking for different things to do in Maui during the summer, catch this incredible blues rock guitarist live as he jams the night away at one of Maui’s top venues.

For those of you who are not familiar with this musician, Gary Clark Jr. began his musical career when he was just 12 years old. During his teenage years, he would play in various locations around his hometown and eventually came across well-known promoter Clifford Antone. According to online sources, soon after the two met, Clark was introduced and even began playing with other musical icons such as Jimmie Vaughan who ultimately helped Clark along his musical journey. 

Since then this incredible musician has shared the stage with the likes of Eric Clapton, B.B. King, the Rolling Stones, just to name a few. In 2014, he won a Grammy for the Best Traditional R&B performance for the song “Please Come Home.” You can hear this song and others on July 21st, so gather your friends and make sure to book your tickets right away.

Tickets for this Maui event start at $44, and go up to $54, $64; and $150 for VIP tickets. Do keep in mind that ticket prices are likely to increase the day of the show. The VIP guitar package includes priority entry into the venue, GCJ 2019 guitar accessory pack (GCJ pouch, limited-edition GCJ custom D’Addario string set, GCJ capo, set of GCJ stickers, set of GCJ picks, GCJ VIP wristband), and first access to merchandise shopping.

We hope to see you at this show along with others on Maui. Seeing live concerts such as this is just another reason why Maui is such a great place to live. And if you’re looking for a luxury home for sale in Maui, check out some of our latest property listings. In terms of real estate on Maui, we have a wide selection of some best luxury properties to choose from.

From luxury beachfront properties to luxury oceanfront properties, you’ll be happy to know there’s no shortage of great homes to choose from featured on our website. So if you’re looking for your dream home, contact us and let us help you make that a reality. We trust you’re having a great week and encourage you to keep checking back to our website here for the latest in all things Maui related. Have a great work week, and we hope to hear from you soon. Aloha!

Celebrate the Chinese Moon Festival on Maui this September

There is never a dull moment here on Maui and the Annual Chinese Moon Festival is no exception! You are not going to want to miss out on this fun Hawaii event.
April 26, 2019

On the Valley Isle, there is always something to celebrate. With so much to be thankful for and with so many walks of life making their way to our beautiful island community, there’s never a dull moment here on Maui. One such event that’s coming up is the Chinese Moon Festival in Lahaina, Hawaii and we think you’re going to want to join in on the fun this September 14th.

The Chinese Moon Festival is an annual Maui event that showcases tradition and culture for the greater island community. Every year there’s live Chinese music, cultural practitioners offering hands-on activities such as calligraphy and dance, and plenty of delicious food to enjoy. Try some of the traditional tea and mooncakes in an elegantly decorated tea garden and tune in to listen to the Tea Master share the history and traditions of tea, along with samples. There will also be a craft activity available for keiki (children), and the Wo Hing Museum cookhouse and grounds will be open from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Friday with free admission. Four days before the event the museum will be open from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. with free access to the community. 

Thousands of people have attended the moon festival in the past and enjoyed authentic cuisine while listening to unique music including a delightful GuZheng Harp Music, knot tying, and more. The festival is sponsored by the Hawaii Tourism Authority, Maui Office of Economic Development, and hosted by the Lahaina Restoration Foundation with the Wo Hing Society.

If you plan on attending in the fall, then we’ll see you there! When we’re not working to sell prime real estate on Maui, then we’re always looking for events such as these to attend. And if you’re are looking for some luxury real estate while on your Maui MLS search, then check out our luxury west Maui properties. Interested in seeing what’s for sale in terms of luxury oceanfront properties? We have all that and more and are eager to help you find your dream luxury home on Maui. Contact us with any questions you might have. Have a great day. Aloha!

Blogs for May 2019

Hawaii Succeeding in Meeting Greenhouse Gas Emissions Goal

Posted on May 24, 2019

The best thing about living in Maui, Hawaii is being able to be surrounded by nature and all of her glory. From the beaches to the tropical rainforest, Hawaii is home to so much abundant beauty and that’s why it’s important that we do our part in maintaining… Continue Reading

2019 Comedy Event - Bill Maher Comes to Maui This Winter

Posted on May 17, 2019

There are many reasons to count our blessings for having the opportunity to call Maui our home. From the stretches of stunning white sand beaches and the aloha spirit to the never-ending options of great outdoor activities and adventures to be had, we’re all so very thankful to… Continue Reading

Hawaii Luxury Home for Sale with Ocean Views in Pineapple Hill, Maui

Posted on May 10, 2019


In Hawaii, there is certainly no shortage of Maui condos and homes for sale. Whether you are looking for a new condo for sale in Kapalua condo or a luxury Maui beachfront home, the Maui real estate market is booming with new features all over.

That being said,… Continue Reading

Gary Clark Jr. in Concert July 2019

Posted on May 03, 2019


The Austin-native, Gary Clark Jr., is scheduled to bring his good vibes and killer music to the Maui community this summer. Best known for his fusion of blues, rock, soul music and a mixture of other musical influences, Gary will be performing in Castle Theater at 7… Continue Reading

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