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Civil Beat: Hawaii’s High Cost of Living Just Keeps Getting Higher

Rising gasoline and housing prices are driving up living costs for isle families, offsetting wage gains that had appeared to offer a bright spot in a tepid economic recovery.


Civil Beat


Star Advertiser, Island Voices: Maui road leads to affordable housing

An opportunity awaits us that could begin the journey of elevating Hawaii’s people and place. It’s the building of a simple road.


Star Advertiser


FONSI Filed for Proposed Hale Pilina

A Final Environmental Assessment with a Finding of No Significant Impact determination was made for the Hale Pilina Family Affordable Rental Housing Project proposed for development in Kahului, Maui.


Maui Now


Maui median home prices top state

A month after breaching a historic high of $1 million, Maui County median sales prices for single-family homes topped the state in June and set a new county record at $1,117,500.


Maui News


For Maui families to stay on Maui, we need a new affordable housing system

Our affordable housing system is broken and Maui residents are in a crisis within a crisis.


Maui News


Mayor vetoes affordable housing bill

Saying a new affordable housing bill will only intensify housing scarcity for Maui County, Mayor Michael Victorino vetoed the measure on Monday.


Maui News


Maui Launches Financial Opportunity Center to Help Residents Into Housing

$250,000 for a total of $500,000 to launch and operate the FOC.


Maui Now

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Maui Financial Opportunity Center now open in Wailuku

Now open in Wailuku, a Financial Opportunity Center (FOC) has launched as a public-private partnership by Maui County, Hawaii Community Foundation (HCF) and Hawaiian Community Assets (HCA) to help thousands of residents qualify for permanent affordable housing.


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