Upcountry

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Imagine being able to live off-grid, surrounded by unobstructed ocean views in one of the most tranquil communities on Maui.

At this stunning Huelo home, you can do just that. 770 Honokala Road, offered for $2.275 million, is one of the nicest and largest homes located in the grid-independent, desirable community on Maui’s northeast coast. Nestled on more than 3 lush acres, this 4,337-square-foot oasis was designed with the utmost attention to detail, creating a space that seamlessly blends into its natural surroundings.

“If you're looking for seclusion, peace and tranquility, that's exactly what this home offers,” said Island Sotheby’s International Realty agent Stephanie Malcolm R(S), who is representing the seller along with Cynthia

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As many Maui residents know, living in paradise often comes with a cost. 

It's no secret that it's often difficult to find an affordable home anywhere in the Hawaiians Islands, not just on Maui. But just because you think finding the right home might be an expensive and complicated process, it doesn’t mean it has to be.

From charming country homes in Kula to houses in lush Wailuku neighborhoods, the Island Sotheby’s International Realty team has the scoop on all the best homes to fit your price point. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite homes for under $900,000:

594 Hapapa Road | $815,000

Situated on 2 fenced acres of lush pastureland and fruit trees, this plantation-style home is the epitome of peaceful Upcountry living. At 4,200

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A classic Kula estate inspired by renowned architect C.W. Dickey has sold for $3.35 million, adding to the millions of dollars in sales that Island Sotheby’s International Realty agent Wendy Peterson, R(S) has facilitated this year.

Located in one of the most desirable elevations in Kula, this 7,160-square-foot home was meticulously constructed by one of Maui's best builders and craftsman. Peterson, who specializes in the lush Upcountry region, facilitated the sale on behalf of the seller, which boosted her total sales so far this year to roughly $23 million.

“This Kula home was built to perfection,” said Peterson. “It’s the perfect blend of classic, Southern architecture and island style.”

The two-acre estate is the epitome of

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Casual, yet elegant.

Nestled on more than 3 private acres, this quintessential Kama’aina pole home boasts one of the most coveted lots in all of Kula 200, in one of Maui’s most beloved Upcountry neighborhoods. With views that sweep from Maui’s north to south shore and lush grounds, this 3,800 square foot estate embraces tranquility and sustainable living in the heart of paradise.

“Once you enter the property, you feel like you’re in your own world with privacy, quiet and natural accents all around,” said Cynthia Warner, R(B) one of the Island Sotheby’s International Realty agents representing the seller.

The entire home, which boasts four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, takes one’s breath away with the beautiful balance of

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Sometimes there’s a price to pay for living in paradise.

For many Maui residents, finding a home that they can afford is one of the biggest challenges that comes with living on island. But just because you think the search for an affordable home might be difficult, it doesn’t necessarily mean it’s going to be that way.

From charming country homes in Kula to houses in Kihei located just minutes from the beach, the Island Sotheby’s International Realty team has the scoop on all the best homes to fit your price point. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite homes for under $1 million:

1280 Middle Street | $987,000

With sweeping ocean views, gardens and a coffee orchard, this charming country home has it all. Nestled on the slopes of

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Privacy. Tranquility. Nature.

This 5.8 acre estate nestled in the lush slopes of Haleakala has it all. With an idyllic country setting and sweeping coastal views, this property offered for $2.999 million boasts every feature — both natural and man-made — that a buyer would want in their ultimate private retreat.

“What makes this property special is the location,” said Island Sotheby’s International Realty agent Megan Bouhey R(S), who’s representing the seller. “It is a short trip to civilization, but feels like you are on top of the world.”

Bouhey explained that the property was once owned by famed country singer Randy Travis. Located in one of Kula's most desirable neighborhoods, this manicured estate borders ranch land, thus

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Welcome to paradise.

Located just five minutes from the famed Ho’okipa Beach Park, this magnificent home on 110 Mehana Road is situated on more than 12 acres that are almost oceanfront. Enjoy spectacular views of Maui’s azure coastal waters while you live in luxury in this four-bedroom, four-bathroom home.

"From the home, the view includes ocean and a little distant hill of pines," said Cynthia Warner R(B), the Island Sotheby's International Realty agent who is representing the seller.  "There are amazing moonrises and sunset skies, too."

Travel through the gated entrance and along the palm tree-lined driveway to this beauty of a home. With 3,567 square feet, the spacious and bright estate embraces the beauty of nature through its many

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With Earth Day soon approaching, you’ll surely see articles or tips on how live more sustainably and protect Mother Earth. But at this Haiku property, you’ll make a positive difference all year round.

Imagine being able to live off your own property in paradise, where you can grow your own food, use energy from the sun and live organically. At this stunning Haiku home, you can do just that.

This two-acre property offers the epitome of farm to table living in comfort, boasting almost every upgrade a property owner could think of undertaking. The property's four-bedroom home and cottage are virtually off grid, powered by photovoltaic panels and two Tesla Powerwall backup batteries.

“This house has everything you'd ever want to do to the

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While your home may be your castle, your garden should always be your retreat where you can surround yourself with nature.

And since it’s spring, it’s that time of year when we like to celebrate all that’s blossoming around us. And there’s one of our favorite homes that has a garden that stands above the rest.

In lush Haiku, this estate on Door of Faith Road offers exquisite ocean views, a spacious open floor plan and the potential for building an additional cottage for extra rental income or living space. But that’s not all this property has to offer - in fact, it boasts dozens of abundant trees bearing some of the world’s most delicious fruit.

From bananas to lychee to coconuts, this tropical 2.5 acre property has a plethora of

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Posted by Staff Writer on Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 at 8:02am.

 A new study says Sotheby’s International Realty is the most trusted residential real estate brokerage in the nation. 

The study, which was conducted by Lifestory Research, was based on nearly 6,300 opinions collected over a year period across the country. Data was gathered by people submitting anonymous opinions about whether they trusted the businesses they interacted with.

“Sotheby’s International Realty produced the highest score,” according to the study.

 Source: Lifestory Research 2018 America’s Most Trusted® Study

After comparing the results to other organizations of similar size, the study found that Sotheby’s International Realty is the most trusted real

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