Empowering community together

The House Maui initiative is a diverse group of community-minded organizations, businesses, and individuals dedicated to actualizing a sustainable housing market for Maui county residents.

Shel‘le, Samson, and their 8-year-old daughter live in Wailuku. The couple is working with the Financial Opportunity Center to support their readiness to purchase a home on Maui.

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Report: Community ownership offers solution to land retention following Maui wildfires

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Lahaina homes face 20% turnover in 3 years

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Director appointed to Maui County’s newly created Department of Housing

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Keep local families on Maui

The housing crisis on Maui has reached a critical point. A broken system is failing to produce affordable housing for working families.


Of Maui families are cost-burdened. A family is housing cost-burdened when they pay more than 30% of their monthly income toward housing.

The median price of a single-family home on Maui has passed the $1 million mark.

The number of housing units Maui needs by 2025.

Our Goal

Bring all levels of government, elected leaders, nonprofits, home-builders, businesses, philanthropists, and the community together to create affordable housing solutions on Maui so that local families can continue to call Maui home.

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Live on Maui and need support to achieve an affordable rental or home of your own?

The Financial Opportunity Center is helping Maui families become home-purchase-ready with individualized counseling. Once enrolled, you will receive a free financial and home readiness purchase checkup, a credit report review, access to homebuyer education workshops and lending products, and a certified HUD counselor to help you along the way.