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Maui Real Estate Developments Update


Flemings Beach in Kapalua MAUI

Flemings Beach in Kapalua MAUI

Maui County is the fastest growing county (population) in Hawaii from the years 2012-2014 according to the US Census Bureau. Developers are taking note, and putting their sights on the Valley Isle.

Recently there was a gathering at Kahili Golf Course of  several of Maui’s most active developers to update the status on their projects. Below is a summary of notes taken. I have also added updates on upcoming projects coming on the Market (in the near future) or on the market that weren’t represented at this meeting  in efforts to keep you informed. Please email or call me for additional info and also to get your name on the reservation on a specific development. We would be honored to be your  buyers representative.

Makena Golf and Beach Club

Maluaka, Makena, Maui


Discovery Land Company’s reputation of building world class projects in some of the worlds most breathtaking landscapes has brought that attention to detail to Makena, Maui. So much care has been given to offer the utmost privacy and world class amenities to its owners and guests.

Discovery Land has started on its 230 million dollar project with the breaking ground on the homes projected to be in first quarter of 2016 according to an article published in PBN.

Discovery Land Company, “a world leader in luxury residential private club communities and resorts”,  as we wrote in a previous blog on Makena development you can read here is creating a private membership only club in Makena, Maui.  The unprecedented project on Maui is designed to infuse classic Hawaiiana inspirations alongside top of line and high tech qualities.  Makena’s incredible natural beauty will be preserved to ensure its aesthetics according to the promotion materials. Two private golf courses, tennis club, beach club, and a luxurious spa are some of the exclusive benefits. Its promised to offer top first class amenities. The first phase of this development is located at the present site of  the Makena Beach Golf Resort.

The hotel (from the existing 310 room hotel ) will be converted into 50 luxury apartment units, with a new 76 room hotel and 12 condominiums. The Residences construction is scheduled to start the first quarter of 2016, with estimated completion in 2018. This property is offered for early reservation and purchase. The word is that there is strong demand so please contact us soon to reserve this rare opportunity. 

Custom Maluaka homesites at Mākena optimize luxury oceanfront living. These eight different homesites, ranging from 1/2 to 3/4 acres, offer breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean as well as the opportunity to design a stunning custom home to share for generations. A Maluaka home provides privacy and close proximity to the Beach Club spa, fitness amenities and Makena Golf Course. Wake up every morning to the lure of the ocean’s heartbeat and end each day watching the sky light up in glorious sunset hues at your custom oceanfront address. Click here for Maluaka Lots sold since January 2015. There are only a few left so please contact us for more info. Click on link for  detailed brochure on Maluaka Lots. Maluaka at Makena

Here is brief outline of Residences offered at Makena Golf and Beach Club:

This includes:

  • 50 luxury oceanfront condominium residences and an adjacent Beach Club in the heart of the Community
  • An array of finished luxury hillside villas, beach cottages and oceanfront condominium residences centrally located to the Club and Community amenities
  • Custom home sites and ranches ranging from 1/2 acre to 40 acres with ocean views and/or beach, golf or mountain locations
  • 24-hour security, on-call concierge, neighborhood patrol, home care and maintenance programs

Makai Residences: With varying 2, 3, 4 and 5-bedroom floor plans and flexible custom finishes, these 50 residences come in a variety of choice ranging in size from 2,400 square feet to over 5,600 square feet, and will add a great element to the Club at Mākena. This exclusive address at Mākena features access to world class Spa and Fitness Center, Beach Club with open-air Restaurant, palapa bar and four resort-style swimming pools.

Beach Cottages: These nine homes are poised  for privacy and convenience. The 4-bedroom, 4.5 bath cottages will feature custom finishes.

Spa Hales: Adjacent to the Makai Residences, these five exclusive offerings allow for easy access to the world-class Spa, pools and Beach Club amenities. The 2-bedroom Spa Hale residences could be the perfect option for those coming and going.

Kula Villas: Twelve multi-family residences, these homes are within walking distance to North Golf Course and the Beach Club. With ground, 2nd floor and penthouse options, buyers can choose from 3 or 4-bedroom living plans, ranging between 2,950 and 3,900 square feet, which include covered lanais and spa plunge pools. Designed to offer ocean and mountain views.

Maluaka Estates: Custom Maluaka homesites at Mākena is the epitomie of legacy oceanfront estates. These eight different homesites, ranging from 1/2 to 3/4 acres, offer outstanding ocean views as well as the opportunity to design a stunning custom home with an oceanfront address.  Privacy and close proximity to the Beach Club spa, fitness amenities and Makena Golf Course. Six sold this year from 7.8 to 10.8 Million this year.

Wailele Ridge

(Napili). Developer was not at the meeting but it is coming on the market (pre-sale) with its first  drawing on December 2 so I wanted to inform you now.  It is open to owner occupants and second homes owners only for this drawing. Investors will be allowed at a future date.

Release of phase 1 will be for buildings 2,3,4,5,6,17,18. The buyers names will be put in bowl and they will blindly draw one name at a time and this will be their position to pick the unit once it is ready for release.

Please call Jeannie Kong R(S) or Heleena Oliveira R(S) ASAP if you want to be part of the drawing. We can represent you as buyers agents and will put your name in the drawing. Buyers must present a lender prequalification letter or proof of cash funds when registering. We can help you with lender info if needed.

 Developer: Bach Corporation

Kua’aina Mauka

Upcountry. Kua‘aina Mauka is located in Pukalani just off the corner of Makani Road and Haleakala Highway.

Proposed  32 unit neighborhood

16 homes and 16 cottages.

Prices are projected to be starting at $555,000 for homes and $350,000 for cottages.

Each dwelling will be offered for sale separately. At present, the developer is finalizing the site, construction, floor plans, etc.

Call us for details and be on the list of updates.

Developer: Cooper and Cooper

Kalama Kai

45 Kanani Road (across from Hale Kanani), One block from Cove Park

100% Affordable Housing under the Maui County Work Housing

 55 Years+ and older will make up ½ the units

 Full time resident of Maui County requirement

 PV for each unit

 Recreation Facility, Private Parking, Swimming Pool

 2 pets per unit, no weight limit

 39 units will be 3 bd, 830 to 977 sf plus lanai

 1 unit is a 1 bd/ 1 ba of 500 sf (near the stairwell)

 $200k for the 1 bd

 $300 to $500k for the 3 Bd



Keala O’ Wailea

(Keala means Pathway. Pathway to Wailea)

70 Condo Units with all oceanviews

 10 units per building

 All ground units have separate entrances

 2nd floor have separate entrances with interior stairwell

 2 Middle units and 2 Penthouse have interior stairwell and elevators

 9 ft ceilings and 8 ft sliding doors

 The way that the units are designed means that no one will have to      walk  past anyone else’s unit

 50 units and 2 phases have hit the market, ½ have binding contracts

 Building 1 completely sold out

 Price Ranges from $700K to $1.8

Developer: A & B Properties Inc. and Armstrong Development


(Where Life Takes Flight) Hillside project

Promotes outdoor indoor living areas.

 Makali’i: Lightly. Elegantly. Sustainability.

 Above KeaLani Hotel, mauika golf course about 100 ft.

 17 buildings

 4 Luxury Townhomes

 68 Units

 2bd, 3 bd, 4 bd

 Mid Century Modern Hawaiiana

 9 ft to 13 ft ceilings

 $1m to $2.5m

 Projected to be  Out on the Market, January 2016

 Wailea Golf Estates II

    Located between the 18th and 10th Fairway.

16 expansive ocean, golf course and duck pond views

 Presently cleaning out the duck pond

 12,000 to 23,500 sf lots

 Estimating between 2,800 sf to 4,700 sf

 77 Total Golf Estate properties sharing in all amenities and shared   costs. Expected decrease monthly fees

 Underground utilities, water, sewer and electric

 Next spring break ground

 One and two story floor plan designated (so if the 2nd story won’t have an oceanview anyway, it’s going to be a one story required building layout); gated community

8 homesites on the market – 2 are presently reserved.

Ability to purchase homesite, purchase complete home

 They will be holding back lots themselves to do spec homes

 Lots: 3, 6, 7, 9, 12, 13 are in pre-registration process

 Lots 1 and 15 apparently reserved

Developer: Wailea Blue 16, LLC

Maui Business Park

(Central near COSTCO)

 ½ acres to 24 acress

 $38 to $60 sf

Developer: A & B Properties

Waiale. (Adjacent to Waiko Road)

545 acres

 255 residential

 560 Affordable Housing

 23 Commercial

The Ridge (above Wailea Fairways)

9 Residential lots

Lots 8 and 7 appear to be the ones with more expansive ocean views. Currently Lot 2 is under construction.

 Kahoma Village

( along Front Street, next to the Cannery Mall)

21.56 acres

 Hitting market 2nd quarter, 2016

 101 detached single homes

 102 townhomes

 1.3 acres of a ‘Village Green’

 2bd/2 ba Townhomes (2 story)

 3 bd/3 ba One Level

 Units will be aligned with 3 bd on each side with 2 bd (2 story) in the   middle

 $200k to $700k

Developer: Stanford Carr Development


Kihei, on Ellaire Golf Course (next to Hokulani)

17.27 acres

 68 units

 26 homes and 42 townhomes

 Single residential – 3bd – 4 bd from 2,000 to 2,400 sf

 Townhomes – 2bd – 3bd from 1,800 to 2,100 sf

Kihei Residential Phase I.

Proposed to be a mix of 600 single-family detached and multifamily residential units, a 1.4-acre commercial center, parks and open space. Project renderings include pedestrian and bike-path linkages to promote a walkable community.

The 94.3-acre project site is located mauka of Piilani Highway by Kaiwahine Street in north Kihei.

Developer: A&B Properties

Call or email for more information.

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Jeannie Kong REALTOR®(S)

All information, details and prices are subject to change. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

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