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By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Wailea Realty)
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  .  . How to sell your home or condo in a slow Maui market?   We all know that the real estate market has really slowed down.  Maui homes for sale are not exempt from this current market. So what can I do to sell my Wailea Maui home or condo more effectively?  Pricing your home to current sales ...

By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Wailea Realty)
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      Maui financial update report from the Maui news.   A new state economic forecast downplays the long-term impact of recent layoffs and bankruptcies. The report reduces economic expectations for the fiscal year that began July 1 from 2 percent growth to 1 percent but sees better years ahead. ...

By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Wailea Realty)
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Wailuku Maui Homes SoldHere are the sales for Wailuku Maui Homes that sold from January 2008 to date.  There were over 200 homes sold in this period from $357K to $737,600.  The median price was $562,250 with a lot of the activity coming from new construction closing. View all Wailuku real estate...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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The ferry between Molokai and Maui is increasing its one-way fare to $68.40 the increase was due to the rising cost of fuel. The last fare increase was in 1995, and since then the price of diesel fuel has risen to $4.40 from $1 a gallon. spokesman at the sea link have been quoted saying "We can't...

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
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Dear Diary, On Saturday I met with some first time home buyers, nice young local couple, from Hawaii.  They are renting in Pukalani and want to move closer to work... she works at the Maui Memorial Hospital, him at the golf course in Waikapu.  We looked at a unit in the Iliahi at Kehalani complex...

By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Wailea Realty)
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  .  How to effectively sell your home in a slow Maui market?   We all know that the Maui real estate market or for that fact national real estate market has really slowed down.  Maui homes for sale are not exempt from this current market. So what can I do to sell my Maui home or condo more effec...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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The first half of 2008 in Maui saw fewer real estate transactions compared to the first half of last year, with 25.9% less single-family homes and 17.8% fewer condominiums being sold. Home prices experienced a drop of about 8.9% to $590,000 from $647,000 last year.   Overall condominium prices fo...

By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Wailea Realty)
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Wailea MAUI REAL ESTATE MARKET!   What is happening in the Wailuku Maui real estate market? I do believe we are different from a lot of the mainland market problems. Maui has always been a destination for people looking for sun and great beaches.  With the dollar losing value Maui like other U.S....

By Pete Jalbert, R(S)
(The Maui Real Estate Team, Inc. )
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When people think of Maui and Hawaii in general, they often think of the beach first. Heck as an island resident, when I have some down time I tend to grab my surf board and head to the beach before anything else. Yesterday the prospects for surf were limited so my friend Tom and I did something ...

By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Wailea Realty)
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So you're looking to buy on Maui.  It is a great time to buy prices are down from 2005 peak.  There are a number of great buys. So what do you need to do to realize your dream home in Wailuku or Kula Maui or other parts of Maui?  It may be time to start looking for that condo in Kihei you been d...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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First Friday is coming up again. August 1st in Wailuku old town. We are having so much fun there, music, art, sales, pupu's, drinks, the whole family can come out and its free.   All Ages Free Music  featuring Musk Buddies 5pm heir 15 years old you gotta dig that Sing Sing Laugh Laugh 5:45 pm My ...

By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Wailea Realty)
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Hawaii Looking to tap into China's Market   As the travel restriction eases up for China.  We are going to see an influx of Chinese buyers to Hawaii.  A recent agreement between U.S. and China allows more leisure travel for groups to United States. This will help the visitor industry with the dec...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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Hawaii foreclosures rank low on Foreclosures Hawaii ranked No. 42 in the nation, as compared to the four highest states. California (Properties with Foreclosure Filings): 64,683 Florida: 35,264 Arizona: 11,620 Nevada: 7,276 Is buying a foreclosure a good deal? Compared to what? Compared to a mark...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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The price of condominiums on Maui rose in the first quarter of 2008. The median price of condominiums rose 6.2 percent to $587,000 in the first quarter of 2008, Most sales took place in the Wailea/Makena and Kihei areas. Prices in those communities appreciated 56.4 percent and 21.7 percent, resp...

By Kathy Becklin, AlohaKathy
(Aloha Realty Group )
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Aloha from Maui! I'm sitting at a Open House in Wailuku.  It is almost new 3 bedroom, 2 bath townhouse with a small fenced backyard. Large kitchen, nice bamboo laminate floors and staged very nicely.   When I started sitting opens here 2 months ago, it was priced at $424,000.  Now it is down to $...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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Work will close Wailuku block WAILUKU — One block of North Market Street between Wells and Main streets will be closed from Sunday morning until daylight Monday for construction work on the Market Street improvement project. The next block east, between Main and Vineyard streets, is being blocked...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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Aloha I didn't post first Friday in time to get folks down town.  Yet I would like everyone to know that First Fridays in Wailuku are highly successful and people are coming out in large numbers. This last one we had was on April 4th 2008 and Gallerie Ha had Tommy Russo of Maui Time Weekly as a g...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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In light of ATA and Aloha airlines going down we have this announcement from the super ferry. We are pleased to announce that Hawaii Superferry's Alakai will be sailing, daily, between O‘ahu and Maui starting Monday, April 7. We welcome our valued customers on board by continuing our special fare...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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Where are we heading these days, the islands of Hawaii, this current time of economical dismay, the war, the rich, the poor, the homeless, the needy, the ultra rich and greedy. Just a few headlines I have scored, today this morning 8 am. the inconvenience of a power outage this was like a drill, ...

By Jeffery Griffin, Broker Owner
(Jeff Griffin LLC )
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A measure designed to expand the venues in which licensed tattoo artists can work will have its final committee hearing in the Hawaii Senate Committee on Ways and Means on Friday. House Bill 2283 was drafted by a group of tattoo artists, with the help of state Rep. John Mizuno, D-Ft. Shafter-Ale...

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