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Hawaii Tourism

Hawaii Tourism

Get Ready, 2018 could be the year for 10 Million tourists!

We are only four months in and 2018 is already turning out to be a record setting year for the Hawaii tourism industry.



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Maui Film Festival

Maui Film Festival

Tickets are on sale now for the semi-annual Maui Film Festival! Buy your passes now before ticket prices go up at the end of the month.

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Condotel Loans Just Got Easier

Condotel Loans Just Got Easier

First Hawaiian Bank is now allowing 20% down payments on all Maui condotels if the purchase is for an owner-occupant or a second home. A higher down payment will be required if the condo will be used for a vacation rental.



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Houle Financial Corporation Purchases Kukui Mall

Houle Financial Corporation Purchases Kukui Mall

One of the owners of Coldwell Banker Island Properties, Houle Financial closed last week on their purchase of the Kukui Mall in Kihei. The financial corporation already has big plans to revitalize the old shopping center.


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West Maui Shoreline Erosion

West Maui Shoreline Erosion

Seawalls are used to save roads, homes, condos and other infrastructure from chronic coastal erosion. Without the protection of seawalls these structures could eventually fall into the ocean. A seawall is the most common solution to erosion where a large structure is built as a barrier between the ocean and coastal property.


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Golfing in Paradise

Golfing in Paradise

As the 2018 Sentry Tournament of Champions held at Kapalua concluded at the beginning of the month golf fans around the world are dreaming of playing where the pros do here on Maui's many scenic courses.

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The Whales are Here!

The Whales are Here!

The Humpback whales are here and they are showing off! Though the first whale sighting of the season was back in October we haven't seen much action since then. Last week though they were lots of sightings of whales breaching, and just having fun in the water.

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Fed Rate Increases

Fed Rate Increases

The recent hike is the third rate hike of 2017, leading us to believe we can expect to continue to see rate hikes throughout 2018.

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Operation Gifts For Maui's Homeless Children

Operation Gifts For Maui's Homeless Children

Gifts can be dropped off at any of our Coldwell Banker Island Properties Offices between now and DECEMBER 8TH.

Gifts can be as easy as a $10 gift card to McDonalds, Jamba Juice or Starbucks or more.

Below is a list of age and gender of the children at the 2 Maui Homeless Shelters:

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Maui Meadows Broker's Open

Maui Meadows Broker's Open

Featured Property of Maui Meadows Broker's Open


807 Kupulau Drive - Stunning home and cottage with pool in one of the most desirable areas on Maui.

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