Upcountry Realtor Caravan August 2016
On our monthly tour event this week we previewed 9 residential listings and 1 vacant lot, and they were all good ones. The best part was that nothing was priced over $850,000. You know you’re in upcountry Maui when the homes are this affordable!
- Lowest price: 3553 Baldwin Ave. Unit C (MLS# 370578) is a super cute little free-standing 1BD/1BA apartment with 480 sf of living space and a large lanai. Asking only $289,000 so you know this won’t last long.
- Highest price: 2742 Kamelani Lp. (MLS# 369978) is a sprawling 4BD/3BA house with attached studio apartment on a 10,000 sf lot fronting a golf course. Asking $850,000 for a whole lot of house with rental potential. Photo-voltaic system on the roof, fruit trees in the yard.
- Brand new construction: 283 Haulani St. (MLS# 370362) is a 3BD/2.5BA Fabmac Home newly built on a half acre lot. Detached garage, concrete driveway, great ocean views, and room to build a 700 sf cottage in back with even better views. Asking $739,000 for this home with development potential.
- Vacant land: 247 Haulani St. (MLS# 370502) is a half acre lot with gentle slope and ocean views. A county water meter comes with the lot, so building will be a piece of cake. Asking $420,000 for this lot that’s eligible for a house of any size and a cottage up to 700 sf.
See the complete gallery of properties featured on the Makawao/Pukalani August Caravan.
Affordable homes in Makawao, Maui
Not Familiar with the Upcountry Region?
If you’re not familiar with the Upcountry region of Maui, you should consider exploring this area with all its charms. The rolling countryside is home to numerous ranches and farms, with lots of open space and huge vistas. The towns of Makawao and Pukalani are close together yet distinct with their own set of features that will appeal to a broad range of home owners.
The lifestyle is relaxed and casual, and maybe even a little artsy with all the natural beauty for inspiration. You can find horse lovers and ranchers up here where the air is cooler. Golfers love the local course in Pukalani where it doesn’t cost an arm and a leg for a round of golf. Some of the best private schools on Maui can be found in Upcountry…Seabury Hall, Carden Academy, and Montessori to name a few. The Hui No’eau Art Center just below Makawao is housed in a beautiful historic estate that welcomes the community with classes and events.
Affordability is a big factor in choosing Upcountry Maui as your home. Makawao homes for sale are priced between $289,000 and $6,900,000 with the majority being under $1,000,000. In the past 12 months there have been 64 sales with an average sale price of $698,264 and median sale price of $584,625. Pukalani homes are priced between $399,000 and $1,500,000 with a median price of $739,000. In the past 12 months there have been 72 sales with an average sale price of $629,832 and a median sale price of $620,000.
Driving on Makawao Ave in Upcountry Maui
For more detailed information about any Maui listing, and the different Maui regions, don’t hesitate to reach out and ask. I’m here to help you with your home buying process, from start to finish. Let’s go look at some Upcountry homes and find the perfect one for you!
Georgie Hunter, R(S), e-Pro