Kaua‘i home prices highest in state

Laurel Smith / The Garden Island

One of several real-estate signs lines the Kalihiwai Ridge neighborhood filled primarily with luxury homes. A high volume of sales of luxury homes is one factor in what is driving Kaua’i’s median home prices to be the highest in the state.

LIHU‘E — Kaua‘i’s annual median single-family home price increased by over 35% in 2021 from the year prior to hit $1.1 million, the highest in the state, according to data from Hawai‘i independent real-estate firm Locations.