The Latest Maui News

Our totally opinionated blog from Maui, mostly about real estate and our island life.

Makena Surf G-205 Listing Canceled for Now
May 14, 2020
We regret to inform you that the listing for Makena Surf, unit G-205, has been canceled for now. This Corvid-19 is certainly effecting the Maui real estate market! Due to the showing restriction from the Coronavirus, the sellers decided to cancel the listing until the situation improves. Makena G…
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Record-breaking Makena Home Sale Marks 5-year Anniversary Today
April 07, 2020
Flashback. It was Tuesday, April 7th, 2015. Time flies when you are having fun! Especially when you are living on Maui. It’s been five years today, since the record- breaking sale of a very special Makena home. The property was built in 2011 and is located on an over four-acre parcel of land. The…
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Wailea Kialoa Ocean View Home and Lot Sold Today
March 17, 2020
Today is a big day! I first sold the Wailea home located on 195 East Ikea Kai Place in Wailea Kialoa in June of 2006. About a month later, the owners also closed on the adjacent vacant lot, 211 East Ikea Kai Place. The vacant lot turned into a fruit orchard and became a fabulous backyard for the…
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What Are the Most Important Real Estate Website Features?
March 12, 2020
Number one is speed. Time is of the essence. If a real estate website does not load quickly, visitors will check elsewhere. Sellers and buyers are used to the speed of Google, YouTube and Amazon, to provide fast and accurate information. To successfully compete in the Maui real estate business, a…
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Today’s Update for Wailea Palms
March 06, 2020
Wailea Palms 3607 sold today for $769,000.00. This is a convenient ground-level unit, located close to the top of the northern greenbelt, alongside Papali Wailea. The sales price is an excellent value for a 1 bedroom, 2 bathroom floor plan. The fully covered, large lanai offers peaceful West Maui…
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Wailea Palms 3306 is Taking an Early Summer Break
February 05, 2020
The sellers are from Europe and decided to shorten their stay this year. While they are gone for the summer & the Wailea Palms 3306 is completely closed up, we decided to cancel this listing. You may enjoy the video or email me for a detailed photo selection. For a detailed description of this…
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It’s All About Location, Location, Location
January 27, 2020
Wailea Palms 2508 offers fantastic ocean views from the lanai, living area, kitchen and from the master bedroom! It has a premium and quiet 2nd-floor location in the complex, offering outer island views to Molokini, Kahoolawe and Lanai. I first had the opportunity to sell this unit in June of 200…
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Change and Innovation are our Concept for 2020
January 08, 2020
New Website It’s time! After nearly seventeen successful years in the South Maui real estate business, we decided to take the well-known website & concept of to the next level. We clearly understand the ‘mobile-first’ culture and mentality. We are using it ourselves! Our technical…
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VW Volker Weiss, Coldwell Banker Island Properties - Determined to Succeed
December 28, 2019
The Real Estate Executive Magazine is a popular national publication with real estate articles and news from around the industry. Each monthly edition introduces another agent. In December of 2006, I have been the featured Maui Real Estate Agent in an issue of the Real Estate Executive Magazine…
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Newly Listed Ocean View Home in Wailea Kialoa
December 02, 2019
This is a rare opportunity to purchase an ocean view home in Wailea Kialoa together with an adjacent vacant lot. 195 East Ikea Kai Place is a Wailea home with four bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms, a total of 2851 square feet of living space. The house lot has close to 8600 square feet, plus another…
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Ocean View Wailea Palms 3306 Listed for $1,450,000.00
October 18, 2019
Wailea Palms 3306 offers ocean views from the lanai and the master bedroom. This Wailea condo has two bedrooms with two bathrooms, a total of 1194 square feet of interior living space. A stellar south-facing and quiet interior location, overlooking the greenbelt and the common pool area onto the…
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