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Indie Brassingram knows a thing or two about the path of finding your one true home. Having traveled all over the world, she still chooses to call the beautiful island of Maui her home. Her positive, upbeat, and spirited personality make her the best person to guide you through your home buying journey. She is a hard-working individual with high integrity who loves meeting new people and creating lasting relationships with every client.

Her time on Maui is mostly spent enjoying nature, whether that's hiking through volcanoes, discovering lush forests, or splashing in the Maui waves. 

There are few places in this world where a person can surf in the morning and hike a beautiful forest or a volcano's crater in the afternoon. 

When Indie is not

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Born and raised in Hawaii, Sage is a longtime local boy who shares his love for the ocean, real estate, and Maui through everything he does. Having spent his whole childhood in the sea, waiting for that perfect wave, Sage knows a thing or two about being patient and knowing a good thing when he sees it. He specializes in residential real estate and finding that "perfect match" for every one of his clients. He is a trusted and comforting ally for new homeowners because of his strong roots in Hawaii and his understanding of the islands and their history. 

Owner of Maui Sailing Canoe, Sage is also able to share his knowledge, and love for the ocean with clients. What better way to celebrate buying a home on Maui than to head out on a canoe tour led by

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Henry McNamara knows a thing or two about chasing your dreams across the Pacific to live in beautiful Hawaii Nei. Having grown up in Southern California, Henry had also had a taste for the ocean and the nearby Hawaiian islands from a young age. Craving that Maui lifestyle, he moved to Hawaii and met his wife. He now calls Upcountry Maui home and spends his leisure time on the north coast surfing or kitesurfing, golfing, and working in his garden.

Giving back to the place he calls home is always top of mind for Henry. He has worked in the waste management sector and is a certified TRUE Zero Waste Advisor. Henry's commitment to sustainability is demonstrated by his work on numerous trash diversion projects and initiatives, where he collaborated with

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A person's outdoor space, no matter how big or little, is supposed to be a source of comfort and retreat. A place to wind down, breathe, and enjoy the tropical Maui breeze and sunshine. 

Even if you have a 2-foot deep balcony, you still deserve to feel at home in your outdoor space. The truth is, with the right guidance and effort, you can make any outside area into an inviting hideaway regardless of its size. Continue reading for six of our favorite tips on how to create an outdoor oasis with a tiny space. 

Green Thumb Goals

Even with a tiny balcony or outdoor space, you can still create a garden of your very own. Growing lovely flowers and summer veggies can become possible with flower boxes or vertical wall gardens that you can

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Island Sotheby’s International Realty's Jay Margulies, helps buyers close on $20 million Turtle Tail, Providenciales in Turks & Caicos

Jay worked alongside Nina Siegenthaler and Joe Zahm of Turks & Caicos Sotheby’s International Realty (representing the sellers) to make this dream come together for his clients.

Turtle Tail Estate is a vibrant, magnificent villa estate that offers the customization of a bespoke house with the facilities of a high-end retreat. Turtle Tail Estate, sits on a stunning 4.57-acre coastline of its own - the perfect escape to call home. 

Over the past few years, Turtle Tail Estate has welcomed a myriad of high profile international travelers, offering complete privacy and seclusion 

The property has the

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The homebuying journey can be intimidating and daunting for everyone, especially first-time buyers. With such a saturated market, choosing a mortgage lender can feel overwhelming and complex. 

 Finding the right lender for your situation and goals is arguably one of the most critical steps to prepare for your home buying journey. Taking the extra time to field your options and set clear expectations can make the process financially better and emotionally easier.

Let's start with the basics. What is a mortgage lender? According to Investopedia.com, a mortgage lender is a financial organization or mortgage bank that gives and supports home loans. Lenders have particular financing guidelines to prove your creditworthiness and ability to repay a

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Born and raised in Southern California, Luana made the official move to the island of Maui over 23 years ago and has never looked back! Her background as a culinary major turned realtor means she can help her clients discover their dream home...and tell them where the very best dining is on Maui! 

“I entered real estate to educate local families on the value of homeownership and getting the most out of their hard-earned money,” says Luana. 

Luana works hard for her clients from beginning to end and makes it her mission to ensure they feel as though they’re getting 5-star service, attention, and support. Her authenticity and Maui expertise make her the perfect Island Sotheby’s International Realty partner when making Maui your home. 

“Being

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Island Sotheby's International Realty welcomes Sharron Lawton, a Maui resident for over 23 years! A native of the island nation of Barbados, Sharron holds island life near and dear to her heart. After earning a degree in Business Management and traveling to foreign places like Indonesia, South and Central America, and spending some time on islands throughout the Caribbean, Sharron brings her passion and trusted perspective of island life and real estate to the table. 

Sharron loves spending time with her ohana during her free time. You can find them outside, playing along the Maui shoreline, paddling, surfing, soaking up the sun, or even venturing along the many hikes Maui has to offer. 

As a seasoned hospitality professional, Sharron

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Don’t be surprised if Andrew Sutrisno greets you with open arms and a smile filled with aloha. With more than 6 years in the luxury hospitality industry, he beams with friendliness and authentic customer service skills. After earning a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management, Andrew immediately found himself working for a well-known hotel chain in Newport Beach. He has now spent the last decade with this same company in various management positions, which ultimately led him to an opportunity to move to beautiful Hawaii. 

As a reliable expert, Andrew believes he has the unique combination of skills to help clients with their real estate transactions, regardless of what side of that transaction they’re on. As a realtor, he takes initiative, has

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Becoming a homeowner is one of the biggest decisions of our lives. From being financially ready, finding the perfect real estate agent, and deciding what you’ll need in a home to be equipped for your future, it’s all a huge step. Navigating the world of real estate and its jargon can be overwhelming and at times, confusing. Title and escrow are some of the most common terms you’ll hear in the industry. Often used interchangeably, they are both crucial yet very different parts of the home buying journey. 

Title

The word "title" refers to your legal rights to own, use, and dispose of a specific property. The title company ensures the property's title with policies to the buyer and the lender to protect against problems with the property or the

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