Driving up from Makalei Beach under the shade of the mature tree-lined street and Diamond Head in full view, you get a sense of heritage. Makalei is a serene and prestigious street in a highly desired neighborhood of only 17 homes, it rises gently in elevation where you'll find nestled at the top-2998. A home inspired by surrounding beauty and designed by notable architects Sid Snyder & Vladimir Ossipoff regarded as ?The master of modern Hawaiian architecture.? (featured in an exclusive exhibit at the Honolulu Museum of Art, 2007) His work continues to be a benchmark for Hawaiian design. This home incorporates open spaces creatively, utilizing mauka/makai breezes and integrating the landscape naturally. Patterns of light and shadows play, enchanting every room. Views of the ocean and Diamond Head, you can even watch whales from rooftop lanai! Flexible living space with separate entrances offers options. Home is beautifully updated, with 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths and expansive lanais. Experience the subtle sophistication and all the benefits of being close to everything, but feeling like you're away from it all - your home at the Top of Makalei! * don't forget to click video link
Ruthie says that her involvement in the community, living abroad internationally, and her life experiences all over the world help her to relate in some way to any client she has the pleasure of working with.