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Don't Buy A Condo on West Maui Until You've Seen These Properties

Papakea Condos For Sale

Maui is a highly desirable place to live, thanks to its stunning coastline, lush valleys and year-round sunny climate. West Maui in particular boasts the island’s most famous beaches, which have views over the neighboring islands of Lanai and Moloka’i. This means that West Maui is the home of some of the best sunsets the world has to offer and is an amazing place to own a condo.

There are various types of condos available in West Maui, and whether you are looking for a complex that allows short term rentals or a complex that only allows long term living will influence where you buy. Short term rentable condos are common in West Maui because they allow you to generate a significant

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Buyer's Guide To Condos in Kihei

Kihei Condos For Sale

Kihei is a beach community in South Maui, just a short drive from Kahului Airport. Kihei’s location means that it's perfectly placed for easy access to the best of what Maui has to offer, such as the picture-perfect beaches of Wailea and Makena, mountain biking trails on Haleakala, and world-class surfing on the island’s northern coastline.

There are considerable benefits to owning a short term rentable condo in Kihei. Thanks to its proximity to some of Maui’s best beaches, Kihei is a popular vacation destination and therefore has a large number of condo complexes compared to other Maui communities. The three Kamaole beaches along with Sugar Beach and Keawakapu offer all the popular ocean sports such as

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Take a Walk on the Wild Side

Surfing at Jaws on Maui

While Maui may be most famous for its beautiful beaches, lush forests and spectacular sunsets, there are plenty of high adrenaline activities and adventure sports on offer for those who love to make the most of the great outdoors. Some of the top outdoor activities on Maui are surfing, diving, mountain biking and paragliding, and we’ve chosen the best locations for each so you can enjoy the most extreme things to do on Maui.

Kitesurfing at Peahi

On the northern shore of Maui is Pe’ahi, a scenic point of the Northshore Maui coastline and home to one of the largest waves in the world, Jaws. Named by surfers in 1975, the wave is caused by an underwater ridge and can exceed heights of 60ft in the winter. Jaws

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Kapalua: A Golfer's Paradise

Golf at Kapalua

Calling all golfers! You can now end your search for your dream investment location because your ideal home is in a home or condo for sale right now in Kapalua. Situated on the northwest point of the tropical island of Maui, Kapalua is a resort community containing the best of the best of beaches, dining, shopping, and, of course, golfing. With sheltered beaches and phenomenal views, Kapalua is famous for being one of the world’s only locations boasting the finest real estate right next door to the foremost and world-class golf courses in Hawaii, the Bay Course, and the Plantation Course. 

Kapalua: Arms Embracing The Sea

Due to its location on the far corner of the island, Kapalua is sufficiently remote to

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South Maui's Best 5 Beaches

Maui's Best Beaches

If you’re heading to Kihei, Wailea, or Makena, then chances are that hitting the beaches is at the top of your priority list. There are many incredible things to do on the island and sights to see but these Maui beaches are some of the most beautiful in the world. From serene spots with beautiful sunsets to great waves for water sports, the beaches of South Maui have it all! Read on to learn about the top 5 South Maui Beaches that you will want to visit during your time here.

Big Beach

Big beach is possibly the most beautiful beach in South Maui if not the entire island. It is located in Makena Beach State Park and is known officially by the names Makena Beach and Oneloa Beach. Its white sands extend to almost

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Discover Luxury Homes For Sale on Maui

Luxury Homes For Sale on Maui

Maui is one of the best places in the world to find that dream island property. The island is home to stunning beaches, lush rainforest and spectacular valleys, not to mention some of the best sunsets on the planet. Maui is a thoughtfully developed island that appeals to everyone, there’s an abundance of luxury homes for sale on large plots of land, giving you both space and privacy. Read on to discover the best communities in which to find Maui’s luxury homes.

Luxury Homes For Sale in Makena

On the southern shore of Maui is the community of Makena. Close to the resort town of Kihei, Makena is less developed, and therefore perfect for anyone looking for a property that is secluded and offers real

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Buying a Home or Condo on Maui

buy a home on Maui

Buying a home or a condo is a big step. Maybe this is your first time or perhaps you’re a seasoned veteran. Whether you are looking to buy your primary home or a secondary one, buying a home in Maui comes with a list of definite items to consider. The following list will help you to take charge of your finances, understand your budget, and determine the right area, community, and realtor that can best help you.

As well, when it comes to buying a home or condo in Maui, being familiar with the island and the various areas and communities within them is also important. If you are not local to Maui, then connecting with an experienced Maui realtor early in the home buying process is crucial.

Once you have made the

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Using Zillow to Buy or Sell on Maui

Zillow Maui

Zillow is one of the most recognizable brands in real estate around the world. Since 2004, due to their dedication to the user experience of their online search platform, Zillow has been the preeminent starting point for buying a home. Based on the latest search data, over 5,400 people a month search Google for "Zillow Maui" so they can do their Maui property search with Zillow. What Zillow doesn't tell you is that it is primarily a lead generation platform for Real Estate agents and brokerages and redistributes your personal data in the form of leads. They purposefully leave off information on properties so that you'll want to make a direct inquiry, but this isn't the only area where Zillow doesn't have all the

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Find a Realtor to Work With on Maui

 Maui Realtor

So, the time has come to start your search for property on Maui or to consider selling a property you already own on the Valley Isle. Some start their search by looking at the biggest brokerages such as Coldwell Banker Island Properties, Keller Williams, Hawaii Life, or Elite Pacific Properties. In fact, there are many great real estate brokerages on Maui and each brokerage has its selling points as well as a roster with talented agents. Maui has over 1,500 licensed realtors in all, but choosing a realtor without a sound process can result in less than optimal results.

Everyone starts their search for a realtor with a few things in mind, but we believe there are five key things you want in a realtor and they

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Take a Glance at the Best Condos Maui has to Offer.

 Maui Condos For Sale

Maui is one of the most beautiful islands in the world and it’s a perfect spot to have a place of your own. As you may have found when vacationing here, there’s nothing like coming home to Maui. From the oceanfront views to the stunning beaches, gourmet food, and incredible local experiences, Maui has it all. But the best way to live it is from within a luxury resort condo. All the comforts of a vacation but now with the benefits of ownership!

With so many luxury condos for sale, you’re sure to find the one that meets your needs. Have a look at this list of the 12 best condos for sale in Maui and maybe you’ll find yourself settling into a Maui condo in the near future!

Honua Kai

Honua

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