budget: Kihei Wharf was the start of Kihei town on Maui - 11/28/16 07:10 PM
A little bit of history from Maui....
Kihei Wharf was first built in 1899 by Henry Baldwin, to service his new Kihei Sugar Plantation in the area now known as Kihei.  The raw sugar product was shipped out to California for processing, and supplies were brought in here.  People started using the wharf for fishing, and small boats would come and go.  Plantation housing was built across from the wharf to house the workers from Japan, Portugal, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines.  Pretty soon the activity attracted a Chinese merchant who opened a small general store.   Families started settling in and … (8 comments)

budget: Paia Maui HI - get your fresh fish here today! - 05/29/16 01:35 PM
Fresh fish in Paia Maui Hawaii - Check out the fresh fish truck parked at the edge of Paia town the other day.  Plenty of room to pull over and see what they have to offer.
Paia is a little beach town on the north shore of Maui and plenty of people here have boats so they can get in the water and catch some great tasting local fish:
mahi-mahi ahi, or yellow fin tuna ono - which translates to "delicious" in Hawaiian You're in for a real treat when you eat any of these.  Mahi-mahi is the staple fish you'll find … (4 comments)

budget: Maui Home Buying Tip - start shopping for insurance NOW - 06/21/08 11:55 AM

Maui Home Buyers - Congratulations on finding a home that fits your needs and budget. but please don't wait until the last week of your transaction to start shopping for your homeowner's insurance.  Start shopping as soon as you open escrow. 
If you're getting a mortgage, the lender will require that you have adequate coverage.  Here in the islands, it can sometimes be challenging to find homeowner's insurance.  Some things that insurance companies might have issues with:
Is it an older home, with single wall construction? Is the home off the grid? If it's your second home, do you have a burglar … (8 comments)

 
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