West Maui Residential Properties
Kristen brought all her past professional marketing, negotiating and land development skills and experience to the Maui Real Estate community. She quickly became successful and features listings in Kapalua, Pineapple Hill, the K'anapali Hillside, Lahaina, oceanfront condos and vacant land for sale. She is currently helping investors build a home in Wailea listed at $1,850,000. She has helped first time homes buyer’s purchase right on up to negotiating $5 million dollar homes.
Whether you are purchasing your dream home, selling a property, or purchasing your next MAUI investment, Kristen welcomes the opportunity to assist you and brings 18 years of Local Maui Knowledge.
Kristen grew up in Princeton, New Jersey, and graduated from the University of Arizona and Wheaton College, Norton MA. Kristen has a Master’s in Urban Planning, and Landscape Architecture with post graduate work in Architecture. During and after graduate school Kristen worked in a civil engineering firm in land development and for the City of Tucson Planning Department reviewing and approving Land Development Subdivisions.
Her commitment to community concerns started early, when she served in the Peace Corp in Honduras responding to local housing needs after a devastating hurricane. She successfully led a multi-million dollar design of an Urban Bridge Park in West Seattle WA.
Kristen was Project Director for Lou Tice of the Pacific Institute in Seattle. As a consultant she was involved in marketing and educational sales to Fortune 500 companies addressing leadership concerns, needs assessments, quality initiatives, strategic vision building, measurement and acted as an advisor to a wide variety of industries. Some of her clients include: Harley-Davidson, Northwest Airlines, Nordstrom, Kamehameha Bishop Estate etc.
Eighteen years ago Kristen met artist Jim Kingwell while on vacation on Maui. They married, opened an art gallery and started a family. The whimsical Kingwell Island Art Gallery featuring artist Jim Kingwell is located at 834 Front Street in the heart of Lahaina. The Art Studio is located across from KIMO’s Restaurant at the corner of Moose McGillycuddy’s a mere 40 steps up Wahie Lane! Learn more about Jim and his art at his website: KingwellIslandArt.com.
Kristen and Jim live in Kahana in what they call their "beach house". Their house has an amazing 180 degree view of ocean, whales breeching and the sound of waves. They built a quaint guest house for friends and family to visit.
Their twins Coleman and Jessica are sophomore’s at Maui Preparatory Academy. We frequent our lake cabin in Twain Harte, CA during the summer and visit Carmel in the fall. Our annual spring break is skiing in Sun Valley where we have a family home.
Kristen has helped and advised many friends, family , art collectors and investor’s attain their dream vacation home on Maui. Although Kristen has helped people sell and buy homes and condos all over the Island of Maui she specializes in the upper west side Maui properties which include: Ukemehame, Launiupoko, Lahaina, Ka'anapali, Honokowai, Kahana, Napili and Kapalua.
KRISTEN KINGWELL REALTOR Call Direct 808-281-7313 18 Years of Local Maui Knowledge ABR Accredited Buyer Representative SRS Certified Sellers Representative Specialist SFR Certified Short Sale Foreclosure Specialist Master’s In Urban Planning and Landscape Architecture Wheaton College, Norton MA & University of Arizona
KRISTEN KINGWELL REALTOR Call Direct 808-281-7313
18 Years of Local Maui Knowledge
ABR Accredited Buyer Representative
SRS Certified Sellers Representative Specialist
SFR Certified Short Sale Foreclosure & Bank Owned Specialist
Master’s In Urban Planning and Landscape Architecture
Wheaton College, Norton MA & University of Arizona
Kristen Kingwell (RS)
West Maui Residential Properties
Coldwell Banker 808-281-7313
Once again CB International President's Circle Award Top 5% out of 93,000 agents Worldwide