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Hana Permaculture Property
Growing your own food. Living sustainably. Reducing your footprint. In today’s world, there are many who find the appeal of all of the above undeniable. With it’s mix of rain and sun and year round growing season, there are few places that compare to Hana if you want to live a sustainable lifestyle. You would be hard pressed to find a better opportunity to get started on your new lifestyle than this property listed for sale in Hana.
A Decade of Hard Work
While Hana is a great place for a sustainable lifestyle and growing your own food. It isn’t always easy to start from scratch. Land needs to be cleared, soil augmented, structures need to be built, energy systems set up and of course orchards need to be planted. There is a lot of trial and error. This 2.78 acre parcel provides an opportunity to reap the literal fruit of the seller’s labors. Over the last decade, the owners thoughtfully and lovingly planted the property with hundreds of fruit trees, flowers and foliage. They used permaculture principles while farming. The farm received organic certification for three years before being discontinued last year due to a lack of need.
Plantings on the Property
The property includes hundreds of edibles, timber bamboo and a variety of understory crops and mulching plants.
A partial list of edibles includes:
- Hundreds of Bananas including Ice Cream, Apple and Williams varieties.
- Sour Sap
- 6 Avocado Trees
- Star Apple
- Jack fruit
- Eleven Coconut Plams
- A variety of citrus including Lime, Grapefruit, Myers Lemon and Oranges
- 20 Cacao
- 100’s of Pineapple
There is also a 42′ x 20′ green house for growing vegetables, greens and herbs. There is plenty more space for planting additional fruit trees. Contact The Maui Real Estate Team for the full list of edibles.
There is a barn on the property going through the after the fact permit process. It has a completely separated upstairs area. There is a small garage for a mower and farming tools, a cement compost pad, geodesic dome with covered work space and an ag shed. There are three ideal building sites on the property with ocean, sunrise and moonrise views. Zoning allows for the potential to build a cottage with upto 1,000 square feet of living space. There is a large capacity septic system already installed for a future cottage.
This is the last property in Hana serviced by the Hana Ranch water system. Everything to the North uses catchment or well water. The owners installed underground water throughout the property to water crops and trees as needed. Maui Electric and high speed cable internet are available at the property. The current owners powered the property using a 27 panel outback solar system with an 8 battery power bank.
Find out More about This Hana Permaculture Property
If you are in the market for a permaculture property on Maui, check out this video that the seller’s put together a few years ago about the property. It is a great chance to see more of the beautiful property, the food being grown and the lifestyle offered.
This is unit B of a two unit residential condominium. The asking price for the property is $549,000. Check out the 2575 Hana Highway Unit B listing page for additional photos and details. Contact The Maui Real Estate Team to arrange a showing or to ask the listing agent questions about the property.
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Price Reduced! Huelo Home for Sale
We just had a nice price reduction on our listing in Huelo area of Haiku. This extremely well-built and lovingly maintained custom, cedar cottage will enchant those looking for privacy, quiet, country living or a sustainable lifestyle. Alaskan Yellow Cedar decking, vaulted ceilings, mango cabinets, cork, tile and wood floors are a few of the quality materials and details of the home. There is a 900 square foot wrap-around lanai, tropical and ocean views, a massive 575 square foot office and art studio downstairs, a 1 car garage and a carport. The flexible design of the cottage allows for expansion of the living space to make it a full-sized home. Based on the current square footage and property zoning, there may also be the option to build a main home somewhere else on the property.
The organic grounds have abundant botanicals. A stroll around the property reveals tropical hardwoods, construction bamboo, rare native plants, multiple varieties of heirloom sugar cane, coconut palms, a variety of ginger flowers, five varieties of bananas, avocado, papaya, lychee, Surinam Cherries and assorted citrus.
Watch a video showing all of the various flora around the grounds of our Huelo Home for Sale.
Enjoy a book on the wrap around porch, create in the workshop, pick fruit and flowers from the yard or just enjoy the splendor and tranquility of the natural surroundings. This property is now offered for $650,000. Contact The Maui Real Estate Team for additional information or to arrange a showing. Check out our Huelo Home for Sale listing page for more photos, floor plans and additional information.