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The Club at Mauna Kea 2019 Membership Information

Did you know that community members that do not own property in the incredible Mauna Kea Resort can buy Memberships that include golf discounts, beach access and privileges for yourself or your guests via the Club at Mauna Kea Resort? Please read on for information and links directly to details on this exclusive offering. Aloha… Read More »

New Listing! Villages at Mauna Lani #608

Beautiful Maile Plan with Tommy Bahama Furnishings and Net-Metering Solar System 68-1025 North Kaniku Drive #608 Villages at Mauna Lani | Kohala Coast, HI  #608 MLS:  623310           3 Bedrooms| 3.5 Bathrooms | 2,752 sq. ft. Price:  $1,150,000 I just listed this spacious Villages at Mauna Lani, Maile Plan which offers great, North facing views and… Read More »

Secret Santa Opportunity!!

I was contacted by my neighbor, Mary Spears, to participate in Project Hawaii’s outreach to homeless children on our island via their Secret Santa program. I can not think of a better way to give back to those less fortunate than myself in a time the world remembers God’s ultimate gift. Please read on for… Read More »

Just Listed-Villages at Mauna Lani #636

Just Listed-Upper Deck Maile Floor Plan With Ocean Views and Privacy I just listed a Upper Deck, Maile Plan that offers great, west facing views and large rooms that provide ample room for guests and their privacy! Enjoy the spacious upstairs lanais with expansive views and outdoor kitchen including stainless BBQ grill. Luxury Features: Quality… Read More »

Under Contract-Kulalani at Mauna Lani #102

I just put into escrow both former developer’s furnished model homes at Kulalani at Mauna Lani units #102 and #104. Unit 102 is the largest model in Kulalani featuring 3-bedrooms and 2-bathrooms. This award winning home features 2,022 sq feet of fabulous open yet private luxury living. The moment you enter the beautiful foyer and… Read More »

Under Contract-Kulalani at Mauna Lani #104

I just put into escrow both former developers furnished model homes at Kulalani at Mauna Lani units #102 and #104. Unit #104 is in the Much sought after 4-plex building with 2 car garage and plenty of privacy. With over 1800 square feet of fabulous open, yet private, luxury living, this is a favorite with… Read More »

Earl Bakken a hui ho!

Earl E. Bakken, who invented the first wearable, battery-powered pacemaker died last week at age 94. He also co-founded Medtronic, the giant medical-device company. I often saw Mr. Bakken at various places including the Twilight event that’s held monthly at the Eva Parker Woods cottage at the shoreline at Makaiwa Bay near our Mauna Lani… Read More »

Kukio Blue Water Swim 2018

The majority of our masters swim group headed out early for the Kukio Blue Water Swim on the early morning of Saturday, September 22, 2018. The venue could not be better with a swim start from Kua Bay adjacent to the Pu’u Ku’illi cinder cone looming large in the background. This early morning included a… Read More »

Lana’i to Maui-Channel Crossing Race September 2018

Team “Mauna Lani-3 Fast, 3 Furious” made our way to the Kona airport to take the Mokulele flight to the Kapalua airport on Maui early Saturday morning before 7:00 am of Labor Day Weekend. Months before we had all decided to participate in the 47th annual Maui Channel Crossing Race from Club Lanai to the… Read More »

Mauna Lani Sales Update

Aloha clients, friends and neighbors, Lissette and I are wishing you the best wherever you may be reading our community newsletter. The summer of 2018 has been eventful with the Kilauea eruption and hurricane Lane and Olivia passing by and miraculously we have survived all of these events unscathed on the west side of the… Read More »

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