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Searching For Maui Beachfront Houses?
Who wouldn't want to move into a Maui beachfront house?From the custom architectural jobs done on many Maui homes,to the beautiful beaches and other natural attractions inMaui, you're bound to find something you will love aboutMaui beachfront houses. However, like any home buyingprocess, you'll need to make sure several things are inorder before you make your move into your new Mauibeachfront house. Here are suggestions for finding some ofthe best homes in Maui, as well as ways to keep your budgetin order during the home purchasing process.
When you first decide you want to purchase a Mauibeachfront house, take a serious look at your finances todetermine how soon you can move. Most people that arelooking to buy homes in Maui either don't already live inHawaii, or are purchasing the property as a summer home, somake sure have adequate expenses if this is the case foryou. If you plan on moving to Maui permanently, create atimeline for yourself. Put aside money each month until themove to have bills (including the mortgage) taken care offor at least the first two months you're in Maui.
While you're searching, use all the resources that areavailable to you. Look for Maui beachfront houses online asoften as you can, since you may not be able to make a tripto the island several times before you move (but if youcan, why not go?). All of the details you'll need to helpyou figure out which Maui beachfront houses may beavailable online, especially if you're looking for a summerhome. Most homes have four or five bedrooms, two and a halfbathrooms, and you'll have direct access to the beach,which is one of the most important features. Internetaccess is also available in most vacation homes, and thewindows in most homes (especially in the kitchen and livingrooms) have great ocean views. So, it may be a good idea totake a vacation or two in Maui, so that you can get a feelfor what you like in a Hawaiian home; this way, you'll knowjust what to tell a realtor that you're looking for.
Searching for a real estate agent in Maui can be a fairlysimple process as well. You can contact agents online, andyou may want to have a few phone conversations with a realestate agent in Maui in order to 'interview' certain agentsto see who you would be most comfortable with. Be sure toview the real estate agent's credentials online as well, sothat you'll know how qualified he or she is before you makethe call. Also, take a look at the photos that may beincluded on real estate agency websites so that you can seehomes that have been previously sold. You'll also want toask the real estate agent you choose about the variousbeaches in Maui, so that you can select homes in areas thatare close to the water. There are a number of beautifulhomes in neighborhoods near the Paia Beaches, LahainaBeaches, and Wailea Beaches, so ask your real estate agentabout homes in these areas based on how many rooms you wantand how close you want to be to the ocean. Start your realestate search today; you could be moving into a Mauibeachfront house sooner than you think.
Charles & Susan Truett are the website owners of Maui Realtors Online. For a comprehensive list of Maui Beachfront Houses, visit: http://maui-realtors-online.partnersinsuccess.net/
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