Mayor Alan Arakawa's administration is planning on providing funds to non-profit agencies in light of the many signs of recovery that are appearing in our economy. This is wonderful news for Maui, which is already lucky to have a rich and thriving, healthy community.… Continue Reading
A few weeks ago, we blogged about the "Aloha for Japan" fund-raising effort which involved banks and non-profit organizations cooperating to raise money for disaster relief after the earthquake and subsequent tsunami that devastated Japan. The deadline for donating money has recently been extended to the… Continue Reading
The March statistics from the Realtors Association of Maui (RAM) are in. While condo sales in Maui County were flat, and condo prices fell, single-family home sales rose, and prices rose a little as well.
The further breakdown includes specific sale counts and median prices for… Continue Reading
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the nation's jobless rate has fallen again. It was 8.9 in February and fell to 8.8 in March. It may not seem like a tremendous improvement, but when you consider the population of the U.S., that small… Continue Reading