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Courtney Brown Island Sotheby's International Realty R(S)
Real Estate Professional in West Maui | Serving Lahaina to Kapalua

"Realtor (S) of the Year, 2014"
- Realtor's Association of Maui.

Born and raised on Maui, Courtney Brown is a graduate of Smith College in Massachusetts. She returned to her island home and began her real estate career in 1997, specializing in the West Maui resort areas of Kapalua, Napili, Kaanapali, Lahaina and Launiupoko. Since then, she has represented buyers and sellers of some of the finest resort, golf course, oceanfront and ocean-view properties across the island of Maui. In the past decade, Courtney has personally sold well over $250 million of real estate, often working with international and mainland US buyers who are dreaming of a second home on Maui. "The relationships I have formed with my clients over the years are some of the most rewarding and important in my life. I enjoy this profession immensely - it allows me to use my knowledge of the island and the nuances of living in various areas and communities to fulfill my clients' wishes."
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Sharon Robinson Mason-McDuffie Mortgage Branch Manager
Sharon Robinson has been a manager for Mason-McDuffie Mortgage Corporation since 2014. Previously, she worked for Guild Mortgage, Caliber Funding and Central Pacific Bank.

As a manager serving realtors & homeowners in the Maui, Hawaii area, Sharon enjoys assisting customers to obtain the correct financing.

Her success as a manager is supported by her hard work and availability, combined with a passion for explaining the loan process.

Sharon's greatest strengths are her knowledge and availability. Just as important, she enjoys her job, particularly building customer relationships. Also, providing the right loan brings tremendous satisfaction.

She brings 34 years’ experience in the mortgage field to her work as a manager. She has completed numerous courses in CE for MLO license.

NMLS# 310189
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Locations Maui Locations Maui R(B)
Locations has been helping people buy and sell real estate for over 45 years. On Maui for 25 years, we have a fabulous team of agents who live all over the island. So no matter where you are thinking about buying or selling, we have a local expert.

Our agents are responsible and knowledgeable, providing our clients with the tools to keep them informed of what is happening in the market. Locations is a great resource when considering investment property, and able to counsel foreign buyers on U.S. purchases. Locations Maui also has a Property management division to assist you with your long term rentals.
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Lee and Barbara Potts Aloha Group Maui KW Island Living
Agents of Aloha Fulfilling Your Maui Dreams

Whether you are buying or selling, you deserve an experienced savvy negotiator on your side. We have successfully negotiated and closed hundreds of transactions, representing both buyers and sellers. Our clients say we are patient, good listeners who know how to get the deal done and achieve their goals. We understand what's at stake for you and the importance of your transaction.

Aloha Group Maui with KW Island Living (formerly Aloha Realty Group) has won the prestigious "Best Real Estate Company in Lahaina" award for 8 years running. The familiar faces you know are now aligned with 139,000 Keller Williams agents worldwide, providing access to more services and global marketing clout. Our diverse group of licensed and highly trained agents serve West Maui, South Maui, Central Maui and Upcountry clients. Aloha Group Maui agents have one thing in common - ALOHA!

Our commitment to excellence, integrity and the community has been rewarding to our clients, and the company has grown. Having survived and thrived through the great recession, Aloha Group Maui grew an average of 33% per year since 2009 in large part because we always put the interest of clients like you first. We are proud to have served clients from Hana to Kapalua and Wailea to Wailuku. We have been honored to help first time homeowners, luxury buyers and sellers, and domestic and international investors of all types make their Maui real estate dreams come true.

You want to know that your real estate is being handled in the most professional way possible. Aloha Group Maui takes excellence and knowledge seriously. That’s why 6 of us have Broker’s Licenses. We have 3 MBA's (Masters Degree in Business Administration), an appraiser, an attorney, and a former CPA. Several of our Realtors hold advanced certifications in representing buyers, ABR – Accredited Buyer's Represented; seller's - Seller Resource Specialist; RSPS - Resort and Second Home Specialist, and many other advanced certifications.

Aloha Group Maui holds strong values and a cooperative culture with a commitment to the community.

Our values are:
- Pono, integrity, do what's right
- Communication, cooperation, collaboration
- Competence and confidence through education
- Community aloha
- Health and fun.

The Maui Community has been very good to us, and one of our core values is giving back to the community. Our agents are founders, board members, volunteers and/or donors for the following organizations:

- Grow Some Good
- Lahaina Complex After School Tutoring Project
- People for Educational Equality
- Wishing Well for Maui Schools
- Habitat for Humanity
- Maui Food Bank
- Women Helping Women.

Aloha Group Maui began as Aloha Realty Group , which was founded by its co-owners and brokers, Barbara & Lee Potts in 2006. Both Barb & Lee have their MBA's and have been business owners and managers in both small companies and large corporations in CA before they moved to Maui in 2005. As a couple they hold multiple certifications and designations, including ABR, SRS, E-Pro, GRI, RSPS, CDPE, CNE, CIAS; Barb is a former CPA with Arthur Young & Co (now Ernst & Young) in the San Jose, CA office.

You can see more about our track record, values, culture and commitment to the community at our website - www.alohagroupmaui.com. You can also search the MLS on our website and find tips about buying and selling real estate in Maui and the latest Maui market analysis.

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Jesse’s List–Maui’s Hottest Properties in Wailea, Kīhei and Pukalani

Posted December 17, 2015, 03:53 PM HST Updated December 17, 2015, 06:24 PM HST

Maui Now presents another real estate column in its “Jesse’s List: Maui’s Hottest Properties” series, MLS listings selected by contributing writer Jesse G. Wald, a real estate, architecture and construction professional.

As a Realtor, he has firsthand knowledge about the island’s most sought-after properties for luxury buyers, investors and those looking for a primary residence on Maui.

The following are his picks of the week, courtesy of Maui Real Estate Advisors LLC, Century 21 All Islands and KW Island Living.

Luxury Pick: 342 E. Kualono Pl., Wailea.

Luxury Pick: 342 E. Kualono Pl., Wailea.

Luxury Pick
342 E Kualono Pl., Wailea
MLS #367227
5Br/4Ba, 3,687 SF

Commanding ocean, outer island and sunset views stretching from Mā‘alaea to Mākena, this luxury pick is in the gated Wailea Pualani Subdivision. With five bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms, only a few Wailea homes afford this much space.

Luxury Pick: 342 E Kualono Pl., Wailea. jesse real estate

Luxury Pick: 342 E Kualono Pl., Wailea.

This home was built in 2005 and features a seamless indoor- outdoor Maui lifestyle with polished limestone floors; an infinity-edge pool and spa; a natural koawood bar with wine cooler; specimen, custom-edged granites; bias-set tile; river-stone shower floors; solid cherry cabinets; eight-foot solid wood doors, dual-zone central AC; solar electric and hot water; a smart waiter; a Monier tile roof with copper gutters and downspouts. The upper-level great room features a custom, warm-toned quartzite stone wall and opens to a gourmet kitchen, making this a great option for luxury buyers looking for a spacious, move-in ready residence in a prestigious neighborhood with a budget under $3 million.

Listing courtesy of Maui Real Estate Advisors LLC.

Investor's Pick: Kīhei Bay Surf, Kīhei. jesse real estate

Investor’s Pick: Kīhei Bay Surf, Kīhei.

Investor’s Pick
Kīhei Bay Surf, Kīhei
Unit 102
MLS #367460
0Br/1BA, Studio, 445 SF
Fee Simple Rentable Vacation Condo


Kīhei Bay Surf is one of the only condo complexes in South Kīhei that with fee-simple units available under $250,000 and allows short-term vacation rentals. Studios typically rent for around $100 a night and occupancy rates remain consistently high year round. Unit 102 has been recently remodeled and offers ocean views from the living room and lānai. With a low purchase price and consistent rental income, these units have cash-flow potential

Listing courtesy of Century 21 All Islands.

Primary Residence Pick: 2811 Liholani St., Pukalani. jesse real estate

Primary Residence Pick: 2811 Liholani St., Pukalani.

Unit 18
MLS #367235
3BR/2.5BA, 1,724 SF
Residential Condo

Pukalani Fairway Estates is a highly desired subdivision in Upcountry, close to stores, restaurants fitness gym and community pool. Unit 18 is a walk-in ready residential condominium home featuring a split-entry three bedroom, 2.5 bath design with spacious high ceilings and a two-car garage.

Primary Residence Pick: 2811 Liholani St., Pukalani. jesse real estate

Primary Residence Pick: 2811 Liholani St., Pukalani.

Remodeled in 2012, the updates included bamboo hardwood floors, granite counter tops and cherry cabinets. Fresh landscaping includes fruited banana, lemon and papaya trees. The condo is located near Pukalani Country Club Golf Course’s second green with views of the West Maui Mountains and the golf course.

Listing courtesy of KW Island Living.

Jesse G. Wald R(S)
Jesse G. Wald is a real estate, architecture and construction professional with a passion for Maui and the Maui lifestyle. He has nearly a decade's worth of experience in large-scale construction contracting, architectural consulting and most recently, real estate advising on Maui. As a Realtor, he remains constantly in tune with the Islands “hottest buys” for clientele of all backgrounds, serving the needs of luxury buyers, investors and those looking for a primary residence on Maui.

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