Out of respect for the tragic events on Maui I’ll not be posting any news on it but rather will let Maui tell their own story of what is happening. You can access accurate information at this website: https://mauinow.com/
The mood on the island is somber, everyone is so incredibly sad. We all have family, friends and coworkers on all the islands so in this respect the islands are very much connected by roadways of people’s hearts. A way to deal with the grief and sadness is to help but to do so in a way that effective, for those that are not physically here monetary donation drives are available. However, with that come the scammers which we’ve encountered already. Just be careful where you donate and make sure it’s a legitimate organization before sending your money.
Since last Wednesday over 46,000 people have flown out of Kahului Airport and some tourist came here to Kauai to finish their vacation. The Hawaiian Tourism Authority has told people that are traveling to West Maui for the next several months should choose a different destination. I believe that travel to Hawaii will continue but those that were going to Maui will instead go to Kauai, Oahu or the Big Island.
Kauai Real Estate-
Last week we had 17 New Listings, 13 that Sold and 23 properties that went Under Contract. We continue the trend of losing ground with available inventory. For a list of what happened last week on the island click here: Kauai Real Estate August 7 to 13, 2023
Poipu Beach Real Estate- Just Listed | The last premium sized vacant lot in Kiahuna Golf Village. Spanning 21,101 square feet within this highly sought-after Poipu Beach neighborhood this property comes with an exquisite home plan custom designed by one of the south shores leading designers to complement the area's charm and allure. Email me for more information.
Hawaii Real Estate Year To Date 2023 vs 2022
Moving forward the Maui Real Estate information will be dramatically different, this graph is the last that shows the Maui market as it was. As of August 14 there were 2,200 structures that were destroyed but the accuracy of information is still coming in.
For now, here is the Year To Date real estate information for the islands at the end of July, 2023.