Ha Coffee Bar faces eviction
LIHU‘E — Just shy of its seventh anniversary, Ha Coffee Bar in Lihu‘e, known for its coffee and community connection, on Monday received a certified mail from the building owner’s lawyer stating they needed to immediately pay deferred rent or face eviction.
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bummer and very sad, but a lease it a lease …and a legal binding document, otherwise no agreement would be worth anything;
maybe they can rebound somehow;
If we leased a new Lexus and could not make the payment, would Lexus let us keep the car for free ?
just remember all of these local politicians that have kept us shut down and destroyed the islands, next time you vote…
You and your staff have done so much for the community, and you have been there with our ‘Ohana through our toughest times. I don’t know the business so I don’t know how to help personally, but I’m praying for you and your staff and hope someone just like you comes along with a solution for your situation, as you and yours worked tirelessly during the floods in April ‘18. Warmest Aloha, Jeff, and God bless.
Well, we all have to pay rent/mortgage, so why not you too? The property Owner has their own bills to take care of, nothing is free.
Why wouldn’t the landlord want to try and work it out? She’d rather have an empty building, still with no rent coming in? Can the community give kokua to Ha through a Go Fund Me or just fundraise?
All over, sad. Everybody gotta live.
VOTE VOTE VOTE
the State and County’s mishandling of the pandemic will lead to many more business failures and unemployed.
I’m confused? Was there a pre-agreement at the start of Covid and now they can’t meet that agreement? Or did that agreement become void or never received approval and this one is now resulting in an eviction? It’s going to sit there and be another empty office space on this island, so I don’t understand why they would do such a thing unless there is something we aren’t being told in this story. Pay your bills people!
What if people donated enough to pay a days rent. You’d only need 30 people per month. How mich is one days rent. I might help with one month once I lnow the amount.
Yes a Go Fund Me would most likely raise the needed funds I would help HA and his is the time to work together
Maybe Zuckerberg would have the heart to use some of his billions to help out a local business. How bout it, Mark?
Another one that wants everything for free, let someone live in your house if you have one) at no cost and see how long that works out for you.