Established in 1975, Kapalua Realty is the only real estate sales office associated with the resort’s master developer, Kapalua Land Company. Consistently ranked among the top agencies for Kapalua listings and sales, Kapalua Realty’s professionals are the best qualified to inform you about the premier properties available at the Kapalua Resort.
Sharen began her career in Real Estate in 1980. She began working for Kapalua Realty in 1995 and became the Principal Broker in 1999.
As Principal Broker, she was involved in the planning, marketing and sales of Coconut Grove, Pineapple Hills Estates, and Honolua Ridge Phases I & 2. She has been an active participate with the Realtors Association of Maui serving on the Aloha Aina Review Committee in 2003, West Maui Regional Director in 2004, the Nomination Committee for five years and on the Grassroots Political Committee for eight years. Sharen has also been ranked as one of the top 100 Realtors in Hawaii by Hawaii Business Magazine. Her real estate designations include GRI (Graduate Realtors Institute) and SRS (Sellers Representative Specialist).
Baldev has lived in Hawaii for 33 years and been a Broker at Kapalua Realty for 25 years. He holds degrees in economics and political economy, including a PhD. He has done post doctoral work at the Hoover Institute, Stanford University and the University of Massachusetts. Apart from teaching at the University of Minnesotta, he has run his own businesses and been a business consultant.
An easy going guy, who knows the value of a hard earned dollar he prides himself in looking after his clients’ interest. “One of the most interesting things about my tenure at Kapalua is the variety of people I have got to know. Everyone has a story, aspirations and dreams. My task is to understand their wants and help achieve them in the best way possible.” An experienced, knowledgeable and astute Realtor with eclectic interests, Baldev lives in Upcountry, Maui with his wife Kimi and sons Kayani and Avinash.
Kimi joined Kapalua Realty in 1987. She was active in the Oahu real estate market prior to moving to Maui.
A native of Japan, she is fluent in the language. She is able to incorporate the knowledge and understanding of both cultures to provide her clients with exceptional service. A resident of the Resort, Kimi has experienced its growth and metamorphosis.
After growing up in California, Jeannine found the beauty and lifestyle of Maui an easy transition when she officially made Maui her home thirty eight years ago. Passionate about what the island has to offer, it was a natural progression when she became a Realtor in 1996.
Joining Kapalua Realty as a sales agent in 1999, she continued her education by acquiring her Brokers license designation in 2000. Aware technology has become an integral part of the real estate business she has also acquired the ePro designation and the “CRS” Council of Residential Specialist designation, which many consider as the PHD of real estate.
Jeannine is detail oriented, focuses on service and pledges to provide individual attention to each and every client.
Joanne graduated from UC Santa Cruz, Ca. in 1978 with a BA in Sociology and obtained her real estate license 1986. She has completed negotiation courses and knows how to obtain for her clients the best possible price in any market. Joanne’s designations are the key to her continued success which include the following:
As a supplier to the auto business in Michigan, I learned that the customer is always right and the only thing that matters is making the customer happy. Real Estate is very much the same, the client (customer) needs to know that the only thing their Real Estate Agent cares about is them and finding the right property to enjoy and meet their needs.
As a resident in the Kapalua community for the last ten years, I have firsthand knowledge of the Kapalua Resort Lifestyle and I will be happy to share my wonderful experience living on the Maui and all that life here has to offer. I look forward to assisting you with finding your paradise on Maui.
From New York City, Ed's a highly creative marketing man and accomplished salesperson who;
Dennis moved to Hawaii in 1978 from Sweden. Prior to that he resided in Florida where he owned a real estate development company, Gulf Atlantic Corporation, developing house and lot packages in the Florida Keys.
In Kona, on Hawaii’s Big Island, he was a broker with Mike McCormack Realtors—Coldwell Banker. Later he had his own real estate brokerage firm there, Out Island Realty. He also was General Manager for Hawaii’s third largest water well drilling company, doing high capacity commercial and municipal wells on several islands.
In 1990 he moved, with his wife Birgitta and their infant son Michael, from Kona to Maui where he pursued other interests and investments. He got back into real estate again in 2011 seeing the enormous future upside potential in Maui real estate. In 2015 he joined Kapalua Realty. He has been a Kapalua resident living at Golf Villas since 2009.
He holds a BA degree in Social Sciences from the University of California, Berkeley and a M.B.A. from Harvard University. While Kapalua is his favorite place on his favorite island, he serves his clients wherever they wish to buy or sell in Maui County. Maui no ka oi.
Elizabeth Escalera has lived on Maui for over 25 years and has experienced the development and growth of Maui. Real estate is an integral element of her life. Her passion lies in establishing life-long client relationships and being a resource throughout the different stages of their lives.
Elizabeth holds a Masters Degree from University of Texas in Bi-lingual/ Bi-Cultural; she also has earned the coveted Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) certification, which provides her with the knowledge and experience to assist in all areas of real estate, whether you are buying or selling. She has the resources necessary to facilitate the realization of her client’s dreams and real estate holdings.
Ms. Escalera brings her vibrant energy and professional experience into every real estate transaction. She specializes in the prestigious Kapalua Resort, representing sellers and buyers who appreciate excellence and knowledge.
Born and raised in Lahaina, Rhonda has been with Maui Land & Pineapple Company for over 19 years; Kapalua Realty for the past 16 years, 2 years previously at The Kapalua Villas and 2 at Kapalua Golf.
Higher education at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, The University of Hawaii, and San Francisco State University, Rhonda has a BS in Business with emphasis in Personnel and Industrial Relations.
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact one of our “Kapalua Experts” today or stop by our office located in the shops on Office Road near Sansei.