Wailuku, HI Real Estate News

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Tuesday 2/22/11 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 27 Jillian Lane #611 Lahaina HI 96761 for the sum of $288,913.46 28 Papakapu Place Wailuku, HI 96793 Koa for the sum of $959,000.00 86 Pilikana Place Wailuku HI 96793 apt 3 Vida Condominium for the sum of $241,875.33 111 Wai Apo Place Kihei, HI 96753 for the sum of $395,380.22 520 Onehee Avenue Kahului, HI 96732 for the sum of $486,043.42 552 Haawina Street Paia, HI 96779 for the sum of $256,673.61 4480 Hana Highway Hana, HI 96713 for the sum of $109,066.39 bought by public Foreclosure Wednesday 2/23/11 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 132 Keoneloa Street Wailuku, HI 96793 for the sum of $95,200.00 Judicial 258 Anamuli Stree...
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
King Kamehameha Golf Club Photos - Wailuku Maui Hawaii This beautiful facility is where we often hold our Realtor General Membership meetings or special functions.  It's always a pleasure to attend because the ocean and mountain views are so stunning! We often refer to it as Monroe's because they say it's based on the Frank Lloyd Wright home that was built for Marilyn Monroe. You can see both the north and south shores of Maui from here.  Kahului Harbor is to the north, and Maalaea Harbor is to the south.  Directly across is the dominant feature of Haleakala, which encompasses East Maui. Oh yes, there's a golf course too.  What a great place to spend the day chasing those little white balls. The King Kamehameha Golf Club2500 Honoapiilani HighwayWailuku, Maui, Hawaii 96793 Phone: 808.249...
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Wednesday  2/9/2011 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 50 Kepuhi Place Monaloa Molokai HI #109 FOR THE SUM OF ONE DOLLAR $1.00 71 Kopi Lane #2-101 Wailuku, HI 96793 Iao Parkside condominium for the sum of $129,000.00 138 Huluhulu street Kahului, HI 96732 the Greens for the sum of $468,000.00 147 Eleu Place Kihei, HI 96753 for the sum of $352,170.00 193 Wailau Place Lahaina, HI 96761 for the sum of $300,000.00 Judicial 259 Kuli Puu Place Kihei, HI 96753 for the sum of $499,000.00 248 Kaanapali Parkway #410 Lahaina HI 96761 for the sum of one dollar $1.00 4435 Lower Honoapiilani Road #243 Lahaina HI 96761 for the sum of $399,000.00 Surf the Hawaii MLS Find me on Youtube video walk through Find Maui Red List on Youtube Foreclosu...
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Monday 2/7/11 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 68 Keoneloa Street Wailuku Hi 96793 Sandhills Estates for the sum of $124,100.00 Surf the Hawaii MLS Find me on Youtube video walk through Find Maui Red List on Youtube Foreclosure videos Find me on Face Book Face Book Find me on Twitter Twitter Find me on Flickr Fotos  
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
I thought I was on an episode of HOARDERS While looking at homes for sale in Wailuku Heights with a client the other day we had an appointment to see a brand new Wailuku Heights listing .  Well not really an appointment, more like a window of opportunity/feeding frenzy, as the listing agent was letting everyone come by for one hour.  It's a court ordered sale and $499,000 is a good price for this neighborhood.  There was a small crowd of curious people.   From the outside the home looked normal, and even modest for the neighborhood.  Many homes in here are valued over $1M and it's a highly desirable area for Maui residents who are moving up in the world.  You'll find a lot of Maui professionals living here, including doctors and lawyers, pilots and accountants.   Inside the home it was...
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
  Foreclosure Protester 2/4/2011 There was a bit of a scene at the Wailuku Foreclosure Auction on Friday the 4th of February. A protester showed up and made some relevant points and that the same time made some points that seems far from truth. The protester became louder and harassed verbally; until the Foreclosure Auctions were disturbed a total of four (4) times. For the RECORD we all have the right to freedom of expression and to protest in a “non violent” “non threatening” way. Yet in these factual matters I found myself to feel threatened, scared, and uneasy for the safety of all others, this protester just would not back down. Though we have seen protesters before, multiple times, none of them gave me a feeling of something could go wrong. The next I do believe that law enforceme...
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Friday Aloha Friday Furlough Friday 2/4/11 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. O Waikoloa Hana Hawaii 96713 for the sum of $150,000.00 JUDICIAL 32 Kaikai street Wailuku, HI 96793 for the sum of $267,100.00 46 Walaka St #6 Kihei, HI 96753 for the sum of $148,500.00 58 Wahelani road Kula HI 96790 for the sum of $760,674.15 98 Ahekolo street Kihei, HI 96753 for the sum of $1,002,588.15 116 North Kihei #A-4, HI 96753 for the sum of $305,228.14 216 Hoomoku street Wailuku, HI 96793 for the sum of $225,500.00 480 Kenolio road #16-206 Kihei, HI 96753 Southpointe condominiums for the sum of $90,100.00 645 Komo Place Kahului, HI 96732 for the sum of $480,000.00 3218 Waileia Place Kihei, HI 96753 Mui Meadows for the sum of $485,000.00 Su...
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Wednesday 2/2/11 There were No Foreclosures today, something is going on this is the third day in a week with No Foreclosures. Any insight to this would be helpful!? Is it the supreme court case? Is it the Banks willingness to work out short sales and modifications. Are people filing for bankruptcy? Have people caught up with their past debts? Or are the banks just waiting for the market to stabilize and level off? Is the grey inventory, shadow inventory too high on Maui? I will say that everyone on Maui has been active and writing offers, some of our greatest condo's are now below $100,000.00     I need input, any input is good input.    Why do you think is the reason the banks have not foreclosed in several days on Maui? 
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Tuesday 2/1/11 For the second time in two weeks we have had a day with no foreclosures on Maui.    NO FORECLOSURES TODAY.
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Monday 1/31/11 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 60 Koula Place Wailuku, HI 96793 for the sum of $278,238.78 65 Kuukama Street Kahului, HI 96732 for the sum of $440,061.28 Surf the Hawaii MLS Find me on Youtube video walk through Find Maui Red List on Youtube Foreclosure videos Find me on Face Book Face Book Find me on Twitter Twitter Find me on Flickr Fotos  
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Chinese New Year Celebrations on Maui - Year of the Rabbit Here on Maui we have a rich cultural heritage, especially from Asian countries.  It's no wonder we like to celebrate along with them.  Coming up soon is the Chinese New Year, the year of the Rabbit.  Here's what's happening on Maui to celebrate Kung Hee Fat Choy, according to a recent press release... Maui Chinese New Year Festival The Twelfth Annual Maui Chinese New Year Festival, sponsored in part by the County of Maui, will be held this year on Saturday, February 05, 2011, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Maui Mall in Kahului.  Mayor Alan Arakawa will open the festivities at 10:00 a.m. Lion Dancers and firecracker blessings will follow immediately thereafter, and be repeated at 1:30 p.m., weather permitting.  Come and enjo...
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Friday 1/28/11 Maui was spared all foreclosures today. For change we were just looking at 16 properties facing foreclosure, usually we see about 70 to 100 foreclosures on a Friday. This week there seemed to be low in foreclosures and we were seeing a few cancellations.     
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
YouTube video driving tour of Wailuku Heights Wailuku Maui HI 96793I've been getting a lot of inquiries lately from people who want to move to Maui.  That's not so unusual if you've been here and fallen in love with the beauty of this island paradise.  What's strange though is that more and more of these buyers want to make the move here without having ever been to Maui.  I think it's very brave for somebody to be so dedicated.  To help prospective Maui buyers get a feel for the different neighborhoods, I try to blog about things that they will find useful and interesting.  Video is a great way of connecting with these buyers!Wailuku Heights is an older Maui neighborhood that's pretty much built out except for a few vacant lots.  Homes date from the 80's and 90's mostly, but there are s...
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Tuesday 1/25/11 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 38 Mokuhala Place Wailuku, HI 96793 for the sum of $338,859.84 Wailuku Parkside 660 Wainee Street J-205 Lahaina, HI 96761 for the sum of $297,762.07 Surf the Hawaii MLS Find me on Youtube video walk through Find Maui Red List on Youtube Foreclosure videos Find me on Face Book Face Book Find me on Twitter Twitter Find me on Flickr Fotos  
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Tuesday 1/18/11 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 53 Nohoana Place Wailuku, HI 96793 for the sum of $175,000 Judicial vacant land at the Koa in Kehalani subdivision 111Kahului Beach road #b-309 Kahului, HI 96732 for the sum of $34,500.00 250 Hauoli Street #410 Malaea Wailuku HI 96793 for the sum of $240.000 314 Kaeo Place Lahaina HI 96761 for the sum of $543,702.65 339 Kanaloa Ave Kahului, HI 96732 for the sum of $250,750.00 good deal 2190 Rudolph Place Kualapuu HI 96748 Molokai for the sum of $199,764.40 2445 B West Vineyard street Wailuku, HI 96793 for the sum of $80,271.59 Vacant and with water meter.  Surf the Hawaii MLS Find me on Youtube video walk through Find Maui Red List on Youtube Foreclosure videos Find me on Fac...
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Wednesday 1/12/11 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 2180 West Vineyard #106 Wailuku, HI 96793 Iao Gardens for the sum of $257,833.95 Surf the Hawaii MLS Find me on Youtube video walk through Find Maui Red List on Youtube Foreclosure videos Find me on Face Book Face Book Find me on Twitter Twitter Find me on Flickr Fotos  
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Tuesday 1/11/11 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 160 Alanuilili Place Kula HI 96790 for the sum of $540,300.00 632 Wainee Street Lahaina HI 96761 for the sum of $435,154.58 2089 Pakahi street Wailuku HI 96793 for the sum of $270,000.00 Surf the Hawaii MLS Find me on Youtube video walk through Find Maui Red List on Youtube Foreclosure videos Find me on Face Book Face Book Find me on Twitter Twitter Find me on Flickr Fotos  
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Maui Dining - A Saigon Cafe in Wailuku is always a winner If you love good Vietnamese food in a friendly atmosphere, then you must try the Saigon Cafe in Wailuku Maui.  This restaurant has been a favorite of ours ever since some friends turned us on to it many years ago.  It's nothing fancy, and the location is a little tucked away, but it's sure worth finding this hidden treasure. The menu is extensive with plenty to please every diner, including vegetarians.  Curries and noodles, hot soups, spring rolls, seafood, meats and chicken.  So many choices and not enough room for it all!  Come hungry or go home with a doggie bag because servings are large and filling.  The wait staff are very engaging and fun, and you'll enjoy hanging out here no matter what. We went on Friday night, which is...
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By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Wailuku Maui HI - First Friday celebrations - First Friday of 2011 Here on Maui there is a monthly event called Wailuku First Fridays, which takes place on the first Friday of every month.  This January 7th marks the first First Friday for 2011 and a lot of special happenings are in store.  It all happens in the old part of Wailuku, centered on N. Market street by the old historic Iao Theater.  Shops and restaurants offer specials, and there's usually some live music or entertainment.  It's open to the public and there's no entry fee, just show up. This is what's happening tonight: (from the Maui News online) NEW FIRST FRIDAY IN WAILUKU WITH MOTH Start the new year right with Wailuku First Friday, the monthly block party on the island that packs food and entertainment into walking dist...
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By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
Foreclosure Monday 1/3/2011 The following properties have been foreclosed upon by their respective lien holders. 34 Kumulaau Ohia Loop Wailuku, Hi 96793 for the sum of $391,717.50 369 Kamalei Circle Wailuku, HI 96793 The Islnads Maui Lani for the sum of $776,558.18 1010 Eha street 22-106 Wailuku, HI 96793 Iao Parkside for the sum of $115,200.00 1063 Lower Main street 614 Wailuku, HI 96793 Puuone Towers for the sum of $183,390.84 Happy New Year! Surf the Hawaii MLS Find me on Youtube video walk through Find Maui Red List on Youtube Foreclosure videos Find me on Face Book Face Book Find me on Twitter Twitter Find me on Flickr Fotos
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