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Happy Chinese New Year 2016!

Chinese NY 2016

 

Chinese New Year 2016 is the Year Of The Monkey.  Chinese New Year is celebrated with friends and family gathering together to enjoy a feast.  Fireworks are a normal part of the celebration and decorations are predominantly done in red.   The monkey is the 9th sign in the 12 sign zodiac cycle.  The next time for this zodiac sign will not be until 2028.

A free all day (10:00 am to 7:00 pm) celebration will be held on Friday February 12th in Lahaina at the Wo Hing Museum on Front St.  Ring in the Year Of The Monkey with kids crafts, fireworks, music, and a traditional lion dance.

We wish all our family, friends, and patrons a very Happy New Year for 2016!  Mahalo!

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Workforce Housing

Workforce Housing projects are gaining in popularity all over the country.  These housing options are reserved specifically for those who meet a certain criteria.  With new projects coming to Kihei, our specialists here at the Hansen Ohana want to help Maui residents realize their dream!  Multiple plans available including up to 3 bedrooms.  Maui residents receive first priority on these projects so don’t hesitate!  Contact us today and we will guide you through the process and get you on your way to home ownership!  Mahalo!

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What’s Happening This Weekend!

It’s First Friday in Wailuku on February 5th from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Market Street closure will begin at 5:30 pm. Come and enjoy food, live entertainment, specials at restaurants, and crafts from local artists.  Free parking is available at Maui Medical Group parking lot.  For more information on their event, please visit the Wailuku First Fridays website here.

Happening both on Friday February 5th and Saturday February 6th at the Grand Wailea, the Celebrity Chef Tour benefitting James Beard Foundation.  Friday features a cocktail reception from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  Saturday will be the Celebrity Chef Dinner from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Tickets available for each individual event, or you may purchase a weekend pass for both nights.  The Grand Wailea website has more information here.

Watch The Super Bowl on Sunday February 7th at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center.  Admission is free!  The gates will open at 12:00 pm.  Food trucks will be on site to sell food before and during the game including pulled pork sliders, hot dogs, taquitos and nachos among other things.  Beverages available to purchase in the courtyard.  Maui Arts website has a full list of food that will be available as well as more information.

Have a great remainder of you week and a wonderful weekend!

 

 

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This Weekends Events

Friday January 29th, kick off your weekend at Mulligan’s On The Blue where Soul Kitchen will be performing from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Dinner reservations are highly recommended to those wishing for good seats.  There will be a $10.00 cover charge at the door.

Saturday and Sunday, January 30th and 31st, the Tennis Championships of Maui a USTA Pro Circuit Event, will take place at the Royal Lahaina Tennis Club.  This is the only professional tennis tournament in Hawaii.  For more information regarding schedule, players, and ticket purchase, visit the Tennis Championships of Maui here.

Maui’s 14th Annual Art of Aloha in Lahaina is this Sunday January 31st from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Lahaina Galleries on Front Street.  Eight artists from around the world will be showcasing new works of art.  RSVP your plans to attend is greatly appreciated.  For more information on this event, including what artists will be featured, please visit the Lahaina Galleries Website.

We hope you have a wonderful week and a great weekend!

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Super Best Buy! Motivated Seller!

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Maui Vista 2404

FANTASTIC OCEAN VIEW! This expansive ocean view will allow you to actually watch the whales and view Makena and Molokini right from your own condo! Maui Vista Unit 2404 is fabulously located across the street from renowned Charley Young Beach in popular building 2, which is away from the traffic of South Kihei Road, but still just a short stroll away from enjoying soft sand and soothing waves.

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Vaulted ceilings, tastefully furnished and updated, including new refrigerator and new hot water heater just this year and new carpet and living room laminate flooring in October.

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Maui Vista is a popular complex with three pools, tennis courts and wonderful barbecue facilities ~ all within walking distance of restaurants, shopping, groceries, many South Kihei amenities, the Cove and a soft sandy beach. Location! Location! View! Here is your chance to enjoy beautiful sunsets and views from the lanai of your own 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom totally turnkey top floor vacation rentable condo. Well priced and ready for you!

Any interested parties please contact Clint Hansen, Realtor Broker, 808-280-2764.