Living Maui

Maui is considered one of the most beautiful places on Earth. It is an amazingly diverse Hawaiian island with seven unique regions, each with different climates, geography, residents, and visitors that give it a unique personality. The recurring themes regardless of the region are the natural beauty of the island and the “Aloha Spirit.” You’ll find that real estate on Maui is as diverse as its climate and as beautiful as the scenery.

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Wailea Elua Village is an exclusive beachfront resort located in the heart of Wailea in South Maui. Featuring beautifully appointed one-, two- and three-bedroom Maui condominiums that some owner’s use year-round, seasonally or as short term vacation rentals which can be a source of excellent income. The property offers amazing views of the Pacific Ocean including neighboring islands Kaho’olawe and Lanai and the Molokini crater islet. On 24 acres of manicured lawns and gardens, Wailea Elua caters to an adult crowd where peace and relaxation are primary. There is easy access to the designer boutiques and¬†upscale restaurants¬†at the Shops at Wailea. A private entrance leads to Ulua Beach as well as the 1.5 mile Wailea Beach Walk, which wanders the coastline through stunning sandy beaches, points of interest, multi-million dollar seaside homes and the Maui beachfront rentals.

The Jewel of Wailea Elua

Nestled within the quiet oceanfront complex of Wailea Elua, encompassed by the World Class Destination Resort of Wailea, one can find this Crown Jewel Unit that boasts a “total makeover,” whereby the owners invested easily over half-a-million dollars. Panoramic ocean views abound from this prime and pristine location within the complex. This unit was selected first in the lottery when this phase of the complex was built. The finest finishes with specific attention to quality craftsmanship were used throughout the remodel including Sycamore cabinetry, Travertine floors, granite countertops, all new top-of-the-line appliances, coffered and vaulted ceilings with recessed lighting, fabulous built-ins, all new electrical and plumbing throughout, tasteful furnishings,  and so much more! It truly has to be seen to be fully appreciated. This is truly a “one-of-a-kind”‘ unit and arguably the finest remodel in Wailea Elua.

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Ulupalakua is a revered environment on the lush, verdant green slopes of 10,040 ft high Mt. Haleakala. The 2000 ft elevation affords a very comfortable climate; pristine air quality and is typically never too hot or cold! A spectacularly scenic drive leads to the ranch, traversing pastures where cattle and horses graze and jacaranda bloom, with panoramic views of Maui’s southern coast and Lanai, Molokini and Kahoolawe in the distance. Nearby, Grandma’s Coffee House, Tedeschi Winery, and Thompson Road  are destinations that many Mauians cherish! Upcountry Maui is home to many of Maui’s finest schools, art centers, excellent restaurants, and quaint historic, artsy towns. Ulupalakua is about 25 minutes to the airport and central business district. 

Easy Street

Words cannot do justice to “the feeling” one gets when you are in this home on “Easy Street” in Ulupalakua. Pristine, heavenly, serene! Easy Street has lush green roadsides, rolling natural hills, and bird choruses. With its open beam whitewashed ceilings, numerous skylights, & retracting walls of glass, this home offers the epitome of seamless indoor/outdoor living! Boasting phenomenal 320 degree panoramic ocean, Outer Island, and West Maui views; the view rates an 11 on a scale of 1 to 10! Architect Kevin Gillies’s design features clearstory perimeter glass windows and a floating roof that connects at the four corner points and accentuates the light, airy feeling of this home. There are engineered maple floors, marble and granite counters, and a rock-maple kitchen island with four-burner gas cooking. A breezeway to the master suite features a six-foot-long round moon-window and opens to a water hyacinth pond. There is a private six-sided guest bedroom with adjacent bath and sweet private breakfast lanai, plus a large open bonus room with adjacent bath that could become a lovely yoga studio or gym.

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Astounding panoramic views that sweep from historic Lahaina town to the neighboring islands of Lanai and Molokai, easy access to the sunny beaches, five-star hotels, lush golf courses and wonderous amenities of world-renowned Kaanapali Resort, The Pinnacle offers the way of life you’ve been dreaming of. Atop the lush hillside known as the Kaanapali Golf Estates, The Pinnacle’s 33 estate-sized custom home sites are the essence of a luxury Maui lifestyle and the finest residential living in the Pacific.  With the beautiful Kaanapali Resort at your doorstep, fill your days with golf, tennis, hiking or water sports. Soak up golden Maui sunshine on sparkling white-sand beaches. Join in Maui’s favorite wintertime spectator sport, whale-watching. Shop in world-class boutiques. Dine on sumptuous cuisine prepared by internationally renowned chefs.

2549 West Mahi Pua, Kaanapali

This world-class residence overlooks the world-class Kaanapali Resort! A finely detailed, custom four-bedroom, four-bath that measures in at approximately 3,475 square feet, the elegant home sits on a 19,962-square-foot lot is situated in the revered and gated “Pinnacle.” Lovely Ocean & Outer Island Views abound! That seamless indoor / outdoor Maui lifestyle is facilitated by 32 feet of disappearing walls of mahogany, and low-E glass that retracts out of sight and opens to the 1,156-square-foot covered inviting lanai. This comfortable home lives large! The interior exudes warmth & features travertine and Australian Aboriginal Jarrah wood long plank floors, specimen granites, like Verdi Fire stone in the powder room and sandy beaches and over-sized countertops in the gourmet chef’s kitchen. Subzero appliances and Thermador gas cooking, plus a Viking wine cooler empower the chef within. Travertine, iridized glass, fine wallpapers, and red-onyx with quartz inclusions excite one’s senses. Living, dining, and kitchen areas are defined by recessed-lit ceilings with soffits trimmed in mahogany. Cream-toned velvet textured imperial plaster walls create a feeling of softness & warmth. Dimmable recessed halogen art lighting allows one to manage the mood. The master suite’s walls retract from two sides as it opens to the expansive views and fabulous private pool and spa area. There’s also a five-zone air conditioner,  a three-car, 1,000-square-foot garage and extra enclosed storage, recessed electric shades, a hand-carved elegant entry gate and blue rock column details… the list goes on. Simply a must-have home! is a state-of-the-art comprehensive Maui real estate website that provides data from several sources and translates them into a format that is comprehensive yet simple to use and understand. Whether you are looking to purchase Maui Real Estate located in South Maui in Wailea, Makena, and Kihei, or UpCountry in Kula, Pukalani, Makawao, and Olinda, or West Maui in Napili, Kahana, Kapalua, Lahaina, or Kaanapali, all can be researched on our website. I can also help you find Maui properties and homes for sale on the North Shore in Spreckelsville, Kuau, Paia, Haiku, and Hana. Homes, vacant land, and condos for sale on Maui in Kahului and Wailuku are also available.

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