Maui's Northshore

Paia Homes For Sale

Paia is Maui's Northshore paradise. Home to some of the world's best watersports, Paia is a very healthy community with a variety of fresh eating options featuring locally grown produce as well as yoga studios and alternative healing centers. A collection of shops, restaurants, and the locally loved Mana Foods grocery store make up the majority of downtown Paia.

Paia is one of the most unique and charming communities on Maui with a little something for everyone, especially the surfers. The Northshore of Maui is known for having epic surf and Paia is perfectly situated to offer easy access. Paia is an eclectic community where celebrities like Woody Harrelson, Willie Nelson, and Owen Wilson might be as easily spotted as Kai Lenny or Laird Hamilton. 

Paia Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $4.2M
Lowest Price $1.4M
Highest Price $9.5M
Total Listings 12
Avg. Days On Market 148
Avg. Price/SQFT $2.5K

Property Types (active listings)

Paia Real Estate New Listings

Recent Sales in Paia and Spreckelsville

Paia: Maui's Golden Northshore

The historic community of Paia flourished during the first half of the Twentieth Century when sugar production contributed significantly to the local economy. Today, this small town enjoys a distinctive ambiance. Quaint boutiques and retail outlets, restaurants, art galleries, and exercise studios contribute to the charm of its downtown district.

Paia appeals to both residents and visitors. It offers a comfortable residential enclave close to renowned local windsurfing and surfing beaches. The homes for sale in Paia offer convenient access to the best of the Northshore.

The inland community of Paia lies within easy commuting distance of Maui's scenic North Shore. Residential properties in this area include. Listings in Spreckelsville, Skill Village, Kuau Shoreview, and some nearby parts of the scenic Hana Highway frequently interest homebuyers.

Paia Neighborhoods

In Sprecklesville you’ll find a wonderful beachfront neighborhood that is also close to the Maui Country Club. From Sprecklesville you can walk, bike, or skate to Paia Town for dinner at Paia Fish Market or a drink at Charley’s. Kuau is on the side of Paia closer to the famous surf breaks at Hookipa and Jaws that are part of the early highlights of the Road to Hana.

In Paia Town, there are several subdivisions along Baldwin Avenue. Baldwin Beach is a favorite hangout for those living in Paia offering a variety of activities including wind sports, surfing, fishing, or just hanging at the beach.

Choose a Home in Spreckelsville

Situated along the coast between Kahului and Lower Paia, Spreckelsville today surrounds the Maui Country Club, a center for golfing and tennis enthusiasts. The unincorporated community stands near some lovely beaches, including Baldwin Beach and Sugar Cove. Nonohe, Kealaki, Laulea, and Pa'ani comprise just a few of its well-established neighborhoods.

Today, portions of the town form the outskirts of rapidly expanding Kahului, a transportation hub. The town boasts some luxurious residential properties, such as homes within the exclusive E Paepae Ka Puko'a subdivision and Sugar Cove.

Skill Village Includes Some Vintage Maui Real Estate

Skill Village at one time served as a popular retirement location for sugar mill workers. This quiet neighborhood lies within an area bounded by Baldwin Avenue, Kona Road, Paia Mill Road, and Keahua Road. Residents enjoy easy access to nearby Paia businesses.

Vintage Hawaiian Plantation Style wood-frame homes on generously sized lots predominate, along with some newer single-family homes constructed during recent decades. Investors frequently search for properties in this location, since assessed property values reportedly sometimes stand below current market values for these distinctive residences.

Kuau Shoreview: Northshore Condos in Paia

The Kuau Shoreview subdivision stands just off a scenic coastal roadway. During the 1990s, developers erected a number of standalone single-family residential condominiums in this location. Many of these properties enjoy excellent Pacific Ocean vistas.

These dwellings often boast attractively landscaped lots of an acre (or more). The luxurious homes in this neighborhood commanded a median listing price of $894,450 during part of 2020.

Many Hana Highway Oceanfront Estates North of Paia

Buyers desiring homes in the Greater Paia Area sometimes focus their search efforts along the 400, 500, 600, and 700 sections of the Hana Highway. This scenic roadway utilizes Hawaiian Routes 36 and 360 to connect Kahului in Central Maui with the coastal town of Hana in far eastern Maui some distance away.

Portions of the highway in outlying locales skirt along steep cliffs amidst a hilly terrain. However, the sections near the North Shore enjoy close proximity to both Paia and Kahului. Homes here frequently offer beautiful scenery coupled with panoramic Pacific views. A number of luxurious oceanfront estates populate this region.

Reasons to Prefer Properties Near The North Shore

Why do real estate buyers on Maui often focus on finding listings near Maui's North Shore in the Paia Area? First, this location furnishes close proximity to acclaimed surfing, SUP, and windsurfing beaches. Competitive sports events sometimes occur along this stretch of Maui's coast. Second, the area supplies convenient proximity to Kahului and Wailuku, the government seat of Maui County.

Both its well-developed infrastructure and its diverse economy enable Central Maui to support essential services and educational and employment opportunities.

For example, Kahului maintains an airport connecting Maui with the other Hawaiian Islands and international ports. It also offers modern medical facilities (including a hospital). Third, the distinctive Paia Area appeals to numerous full-time and part-time residents. Popular local landmarks and points of interest contribute to the distinctive quality of the region.

Paia Homes For Sale Hold Wide Appeal

For a variety of reasons, homes near Paia interest numerous buyers. The beauty of this part of Maui makes it an ideal spot for many residents. Enjoy a rewarding lifestyle here. Consider evaluating available homes and investment properties listed for sale or lease in this distinct Maui community.

If you’re thinking about buying or selling a home in Paia, contact Evan Harlow for extraordinary service and dedication. You'll want an agent with expert insight on the Hawaii Purchase Contract as well as the nuances of the Maui market. To get started you can simply call us at 808-214-4799 or send an email to

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