November 2005

Cover Story

Research & Methodology

Meet MN Capital Partners LLC


Kamehameha Schools considers selling Hawaii lands under a new management plan. Will the Islands rumble?


Bath Buddies

Growing Businesses

How five landscapers built their companies from the ground up.

Right down the fairways

Hitting the fairway is always a good thing.

Highline Kitchen Systems

Fluid wood designs and arty glass pieces punctuate a new kitchen & bath showroom.

Island-Style Construction

Developers are ditching the bid process and bringing contractors in early to lower costs and save time on projects. But beware: Closer cooperation requires sharper eyes

Baths built for 2

His & Her baths and accessories offer couples practical personal spaces & romantic places to share.

The Coast Is Clear

More than a decade after the fall of sugar, the Hamakua Coast is ready for its day in the sun

Holiday Gift Guide

The Home Boys

A group of local businessmen have teamed up with a Mainland developer to bring affordable, work force housing to Hawaii

Vanity Affair

Watts Up!

From wall sconces to glass lamps, lighting opens up a spectrum of design possibilities.

Start an Island tradition this holiday season ...

Haleiwa Haven

Old pals team up to turn a shambled kitchen into a winning design.

Step Up to the Job

What a Steel!

Good things come in small packages.


Editor's Note

The "Dean" of Land Use