Central Maui housing prices are climbing as the market hit a 12 month-high for median price at $650,000 in August.  In August 2016, the median home price for Central Maui was $579,000, about 12% lower.   The rise for Central Maui has taken place over the past few months.  Last month, buyers purchased 29 single family homes in Central Maui, the most of any district, according to the REALTORS Association of Maui.  So far in 2017, 224 single family homes have been sold in Central Maui which is more than double the 110 homes sold in Kihei this year for the same period.  The Kihei district is 2nd in terms of overall single family home sales year to date.