Kahana-Napili is a suburban community located between Kaanapali and Kapalua. Amazing beaches run along the main street of this neighborhood. This is a laid back town in Maui with shopping and dining available in the shopping centers of Kahana Gateway and Napili Plaza. This is primarily a residential neighborhood full of single-family homes and condos, but it is near the larger attractions of Lahaina and Kaanapali to meet all the needs of its residents.
There are over 7,200 people that call Kahana-Napili home and most of these are families. This is also a much chillier neighborhood than other areas in Maui with an average temperature of 60 degrees in the winter and not getting any hotter than 77 degrees in the summer.
The most famous thing about Kahana-Napili is the beaches. Napili Bay is one of the best beaches in all of Maui with beautiful sands and spectacular blue water. It is a great area to go snorkeling or swimming or just for sitting back and watching the sea turtles, which are very common on this beach. Kahana Beach is known for having the appeal of being a smaller and much less crowded. Here people can just sit back and enjoy the sea turtles and humpback whales in the water.
Real estate options in Kahana-Napili are endless, and it has something to fit nearly everyone’s budget. There are many condominium communities that sit along the ocean side as well as single-family homes with breathtaking ocean views.
The average price for single-family homes sits somewhere around $600K. There are plenty of neighborhoods available with homes priced between $700K and over $10 million. Kahana Ridge is a popular neighborhood, and homes here start at $700K and go over $1 million. There are also REOs and short sales available that buyers can find for around $600K. Mahinahina is another popular area with more affordable prices at $500 to $700K. Kahananui is a luxurious neighborhood that has homes listed at starting prices of $2 million. There are also homes for some of the same prices that do not sit in a particular neighborhood.
Condos run rampant in Kahana-Napili and have prices in several ranges. Several of these communities are a great investment for anyone considering purchasing rental property or merely for someone seeking a vacation home. Kahana Manor and Napili Ridge have units starting out beween $100K and $250K. Mahinahina Beach, Kahana Sunset, Kahana Reef, and Napili Bay are communities that offer ocean views and prices start at under $500K and go to a little over $800K. Kahana Village offers more luxurious condos for $600K to over $1 million. It is also possible to find REOs and short sales in several different communities for as low as $300K.
Kahana-Napili is an ideal location not only in Maui but in Hawaii to purchase a new home, a vacation home, or even make a great investment. It is close enough to the busier areas such as Lahaina to be convenient but still far enough away to provide a nice and quiet laidback lifestyle. With such a wide price range availability there is also a chance for practically everyone to make a Kahana-Napili real estate purchase here.