NEIGHBORHOOD SPOTLIGHT ON PUALANI ESTATES IN NORTH KONA
Along the flanks of Hualalai volcano is the neighborhood of Pualani Estates in Kailua Kona. This is a community of over 360 plantation style single family homes located just minutes from historic Kailua village and near all of Kona’s major shopping centers. Most homes overlook the Kona coastline and offer expansive ocean and mountain views.
Community Park and Ball Field
At the bottom of Pualani Estates is a large community park with soccer fields, a baseball field and a playground with swings, slides, a picnic area with bathrooms for the community to enjoy. Halloween is a big day for this neighborhood where families gather with costumed children and head into the neighborhood to trick or treat.
A Master Planned Community
Pualani Estates was built as a three-phase master plan community by developer DR Horton Schuler homes, the homes first came on the market in 2004. The third phase of the subdivision was completed in 2012. There are 10 different styles of homes from three-bedroom, two bath homes to five bedroom and two and half bathrooms with square footage ranging from 1200 to 2500 square footage and lot sizes from 5000 to 7500 square feet. Many of the homes have ocean views with these being the most desirable ones in the neighborhood.
As you drive up Maka Papa Anui the soft green beauty of the Kokua tree stands out among the rooftops of Pualani Estates. The name Pua Pua refers to the Ahupua’a, land division of these well maintained homes.
Each afternoon, clouds form above Hualalai and lend cooling shade in the latter part of the day. Pualani Estates has an active home owner association that is responsible for the well kept common area’s landscaping.
Pualani Estates has wide sidewalks on both sides of the street which is an asset if you want to live in a neighborhood where you can walk your dogs or stroll with your children or loved ones.
To see the neighborhood, here is the video showing the homes, the park, and a bit of the lifestyle of Pualani Estates.
If you would like to view available homes for sale in this desirable neighborhood, please contact me and I can either send you available listings, do a video walk through for you or schedule an in-person walk through.