Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis

April 22, 2024

HONOLULU — Amy Chadwick spent years scrimping and saving as a single mother of two to buy a house in the town of Lahaina on the Hawaiian island of Maui. But after a devastating fire leveled Lahaina in August and reduced Chadwick’s home to white dust, the cheapest rental she and her now-husband could find for their family and dogs cost $10,000 a month.

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