Lahaina Best Restaurants

Situated on Maui’s western coast, Lahaina has been a melting pot of cultures over the last few hundred years. Today, this fascinating range of cultures is on full display through the eclectic cuisine available in some of the area's most popular restaurants. Whether you are planning a trip to Lahaina soon or you are a local resident, the best restaurants in Lahaina will undoubtedly delight your tastebuds. In no particular order, these are some of the popular restaurants that are rightfully known for their delicious dishes.

Mala Tavern

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The Annual Gourmet Event Returns to Kapalua

Kapalua Wine and Food Festival Maui

From June 9th through June 12th, 2022, Maui’s food lovers and wine enthusiasts will join together at the 41st Annual Kapalua Wine and Food Festival. This exciting event will take you on a savory journey through the island’s culinary culture while delighting your taste buds at every turn. This four-day event will be held at the beautiful Kapalua Resort with special events and seminars held at popular venues in the area.

From wine tastings and seminars to prepared meals and walk-up tastings, this spectacular 4-day foodie event offers something for everyone. Whether you are coming from your home in the nearby Pineapple Hill neighborhood or you’re visiting from much farther away, you can also explore the…

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Getting Home Financing Can Be Easier or Harder Than You Think

Homebuyer Misconceptions in Real Estate

Recently, LendingTree, an online lender for mortgages and loans for home improvement, released a survey showing the misconceptions many first-time homebuyers have about the process of purchasing a home. 

The survey included over 2,000 U.S. consumers looking to purchase their first house, and its results show how little personal finance education is taught, especially regarding buying a home. Here are the top four misconceptions the survey found:

1. A 20% Down Payment is Always Required for a Mortgage

Over 40% of those surveyed felt that it was an absolute requirement that the homebuyer put down at least 20% of the purchase price before a lender would approve their mortgage.

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