Island Living

A Maui island magazine included with Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine. Gardening tips, beautiful Maui homes, island flora and fauna & more.

Makena Modern

A Bauhaus-inspired dwelling makes a bold artistic statement on the southern shore of Maui.
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How Does Your Garden Grow?

This growing guide helps Maui residents determine the best vegetables within their area. From Upcountry to the West Side, there is a perfect bulb for you.
Paia Maui beachfront home

A Home by the Sea

Location gives this beach home the privacy of a seaside retreat, even though it’s only a stroll away from the bustle of Pā‘ia town.
Hawaii home maintenance

Designing for the Elements

Expert advice for Hawai‘i-proofing your home.
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The Rancher’s Daughter

Wendy Rice Peterson is a fourth-generation Maui rancher . . . and the most productive realtor for Island Sotheby’s International Realty in 2016. If anyone knows Upcountry real estate, it’s Wendy.
Westin Nanea timeshares

The Points Are in Your Favor

Learn what makes vacation ownership so popular.
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The Outdoor Shower

When was the last time you bathed out of doors, feeling the warmth of the sun on your skin, watching the wind dance in the trees, or the stars play hide-and-seek with the clouds?
maui designer cabinet maker

Chairman of the Board

When it comes to custom cabinetry, Eddie Takayesu and his team have it nailed.
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Guardians of the Watershed

We celebrate The Nature Conservancy's thirty years in Hawai'i with a visit to its crown jewel, Waikamoi cloud forest.
Maui real estate trends

The Luxury Home

Get the skinny on Maui's high-end real-estate market.
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Understanding Affordable Housing

How is affordable housing defined on Maui?
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Great Finds: Home Accessories

Styling your home? Make your statement with accessories that shine.
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A Garden Indoors

We talk to a local expert in caring for indoor plants.
tropical bali style home

How to Create the Home of Your Dreams

Four Maui architects share advice and insights on designing a residence that will make you happy.
maui home

Rock the Halls

This Kula home is a showcase of marble and stone–and rocks for holiday parties.

Space: The Final Frontier

We explore options to redesign a closet with the help of a professional.
Maui Hula Home Remodel

Translated into Hawaiian

Renovations give an Upcountry dwelling an island sense of place.

Solar Q&A

Hawai‘i's subtropical latitude and abundant sunshine make solar power an obvious energy choice, but factors like proximity to the ocean create specific challenges. That’s why it's important to hire seasoned professionals.

In the Market for Luxury?

Luxury real estate on Maui: With prices like $10 million, it may sound crazy, but Maui is a good value.
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Oh, Christmas Tree!

Warren McCord and his wife, Helen, plant about 2,000 Monterey pines at their Kula Botanical Gardens to supply maui with Christmas trees every year.
Kohala Conservancy

Conservation-oriented Real Estate

We talk story with a real-estate company that has embraced issues more typically the purview of land trusts and conservation groups.

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Island Kitchens

From classic plantation style to south shore tech, three fabulous kitchens . . . custom designed for maximum function, beauty and easy island lifestyle.
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Featured Real Estate Listings

Check out gorgeous Maui properties in the fall 2014 Maui real estate listings.

The Home Theater: Making Unused Space Perform

Maui interior designer Rick Cowan explains helpful tips and tricks on how to transform an unused space into an entertaining home theater experience.
Upcycling

Upcycling

Turn trash into treasure with three "upcycling" DIY projects.
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Real Estate Trends 2013

Mary Ann Fitch, a top realtor on Maui discusses the current real estate market on Maui and how it is expanding with increased building and property land sales throughout all parts of the island.

Perfect Day on Maui

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Wailuku Attractions + VIDEO

Follow your local guide and make the most of central Maui on this perfect day in Wailuku tour.

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