Saturday, January 27th starting at 7:30 pm at the McCoy Studio Theater, friends will gather to pay tribute to slack key legend Sonny Chillingworth. Sonny expanded his musical talents to not only slack key but into blues, country, and Latin music.
Music performances by Makea, Lono Kaumeheiwa, Lopaka Colon, and Yoza. These performances will take bring back many memories of Sonny’s musical style. To find out more about this event, and to purchase tickets, visit Maui Arts and Cultural Center website here.
Maui home prices have increased 8.8% in the last year and condominium prices rose 7.2% for 2016. These market increases are due to low inventory. Most housing markets across the nation have shown an increase in the median price.
Once listings hit the market, houses and condos were selling at a faster pace than in 2016. Days on the market for homes was down 8.4 % and for condos down 3.8%. Kihei accounted for 40% of the condos sold in 2016.
New housing projects to look for in Kihei by Alexander & Baldwin’s Kamalani. The first phase of this new development will be releasing 170 units.
Feel free to contact the Hansen Ohana for all your real estate needs! To read more on the market trends for Maui, visit the Maui News website here.
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 am to 4 pm at the Queen Kaahumanu Center come enjoy Maui Fresh Farmers Market! Enjoy locally grown produce, vegetables, berries and baked goods! Food booths, fresh flowers and local fish will also be available. The Queen Kaahumanu Center website has information on this event as well as other upcoming events!
Hawaiian Airlines is looking to add more flights to Kapalua due to high demand. More residents are taking flights from Kapalua to Oahu. These flights previously were considered to be taken only by visitors. Hawaiian Airlines will also be looking at doing direct flights to Las Vegas and also to Long Beach.
To read more information on the changes with Hawaiian Airlines here via Maui News.