Waterfront Communities in The Islands

The Islands consists of three separate man made lakes that are boat friendly with over 400 single family home lakeside lots.  For those who enjoy the waterways, any three of the lakes provide over 1/2 mile of boating.  Many homes are located on lots where the opposite shore is over 200 feet.  The location of The Islands is equidistant between the US60, the 202, and the 101 freeways so getting around to any part of Phoenix is not a problem.  The Islands cover 2.5 square miles, so you’re bound to find a house that is just right.

The Islands Lake Community in Gilbert, Az.

Many differrent builders are represented in The Islands.  You’ll find homes built by Continental, UDC, Hunter, Superstition Homes, US Homes, Blandford in addition to the custom homes throughout the community.

The Island Lakefront Homes

Satellite View of The  Islands

Gilbert Waterfront Homes

Chandler Waterfront Homes

Waterfront property in The Islands can be found in subdivisions such as Catalina Bay, Key Harbor, Windhaven, Harbor Point, Coral Point, The Shores, Lake Mirage, Desert Shores, Sandcastle Village, and Tres Vistas.  Home sizes range from around 1,300 to over 4,000 sq.ft. on over-sized 1/4 lots.

For those  with school age children, it is important to know that homes in The Islands south of Warner Rd. are in the Chandler School District, while those north of Warner Rd. are in the Gilbert School District boundaries.

Close to Gilbert Amenities

Less than 1 mile north of The Islands is The McQueen Park and Activity Center. On the east side of the activity center, there are 2 basketball courts, 2 sand volleyball courts and 2 tennis courts with a picnic/barbeque area close by. To the south of the basketball and tennis courts are four softball diamonds.

To the east in the Historic District of Gilbet, you’ll find the Hale Centre Theatre and favorite restaurants such as Joe’s Real Barbeque, The Farmhouse,  Next to the McQueen Activity Center is one of the many jogging trails that run throughout the east valley. If you enjoy jogging or riding your bike, the trails will provide miles of enjoyment without having to worry about sharing the  road with  cars.  If you head so to the 202 freeway, a couple of minutes drive to the east will put you in the middle of the San Tan Village Outdoor Mall.

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 Lakefront Homes for Sale in The Islands

$275,000 :: 311 S ROCK HARBOR Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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3 beds, 2 baths
Home size: 1,800 sq ft
Lot Size: 5,227 sq ft
Added: 06/13/17, Last Updated: 06/23/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5619308
Community: DESERT SHORES AT THE ISLANDS
Tract: DESERT SHORES AT THE ISLANDS
The price of this listing was last reduced on 6/13/2017 by 2%
Status: Active


Reduced below appraised value!!Gently lived in property in a newer area of the Islands. Private community lake front common area. Great for enjoying the wonderful lake front sunset views. Laminate wood floors throughput. Tile in spacious bedrooms no carpet. Under roof line covered patio and built in grill. Newer Trane 5 ton A/C unit. Professional manicured back yard landscaping. Shows Clean! Great House awesome location cul-de-sac street!! Seller more negotiable with quick close and cash offers!

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$299,900 :: 1219 W SAND DUNE Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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4 beds, 0 baths
Home size: 2,282 sq ft
Lot Size: 5,662 sq ft
Added: 06/09/17, Last Updated: 06/23/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5617593
Community: ISLANDS PATIO HOMES
Tract: ISLANDS PATIO HOMES
The price of this listing was last reduced on 6/9/2017 by 5%
Status: Active


Spectacular opportunity to own an amazing fully updated 4 bed, 2.5 bath property located in Gilbert! This fabulous home features grassy landscaping, 2 car garage, formal living room, dining area, 2-way fireplace, wet bar, balcony, and tile flooring. The gorgeous kitchen offers stainless steel appliances, ample cabinetry with crown molding, granite countertops, bay window, and a pantry. Inside the master suite you will find a lavish bath, double sink, separate tub & step-in shower, and a walk-in closet. The beautiful backyard includes a covered patio, paved seating area, and gravel landscaping. Hurry, before it's gone. Schedule a showing today! Air conditioner in the garage does not convey but is negotiable. Spa does not convey.

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$284,500 :: 1302 W SEASCAPE Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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4 beds, 0 baths
Home size: 2,377 sq ft
Lot Size: 5,662 sq ft
Added: 06/23/17, Last Updated: 06/23/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5623900
Community: ISLANDS PATIO HOMES A AMD LOT
Tract: ISLANDS PATIO HOMES A AMD LOT
Status: Active


Enjoy island resort living in the Arizona desert in this spacious 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home. It's nestled in the highly desirable neighborhood of The Islands of Gilbert, featuring lakes, parks & trails to explore, plus a community pool with heated spa & clubhouse. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances, lots of storage space, and overlooks the backyard with it sparkling, pebble-surface pool. The downstairs features a formal dining room, living room, family room, kitchen & half bath, while the upstairs boasts all 4 bedrooms and the laundry room. The HUGE master suite has a large walk-in closet, separate shower & tub, and double sinks. Don't miss out on your chance to see this gorgeous gem!

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$262,200 :: 1509 W Shellfish Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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3 beds, 2 baths
Home size: 1,644 sq ft
Lot Size: 4,356 sq ft
Added: 06/08/17, Last Updated: 06/22/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5617188
Community: Harbor Cove, in the Islands of
Tract: Harbor Cove, in the Islands of
The price of this listing was last reduced on 6/8/2017 by 3%
Status: Active


REDUCED $7700! WELL MAINTAINED SINGLE STORY 3 BEDROOM / 2 BATH HOME IN DESIRABLE ISLANDS COMMUNITY IN GILBERT. HOME FEATURES NEW CARPET AND 18" DIAGONAL TILE, WOOD BLINDS, STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES AND TILE BACK SPLASH IN KITCHEN. LARGE MASTER BEDROOM FEATURES WALK IN CLOSET, MASTER BATH WITH SEPARATE GARDEN TUB/SHOWER AND ADDITIONAL PATIO EXIT DOOR THAT LEADS TO LOW MAINTENANCE BACKYARD. OTHER FEATURES: VAULTED CEILINGS, PLANT SHELVES, UPGRADED CEILING FANS AND 2 CAR GARAGE WITH STORAGE CABINETS. AMENITIES INCLUDE: COMMUNITY POOL, LAKE ACCESS, PARK WITH JOGGING/BIKING TRAILS. GREAT LOCATION: WITH EASY FREEWAY ACCESS, MINUTES FROM CHANDLER/SAN TAN MALLS, AND LOCAL ELEMENTARY. THIS PROPERTY IS ''MOVE IN READY'' PLUS: SELLER WILL CREDIT BUYER $1200 AT CLOSING FOR INTERIOR PAINT CHANGES

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$339,900 :: 1502 W ANTIQUA Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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3 beds, 2 baths
Home size: 2,180 sq ft
Lot Size: 9,147 sq ft
Added: 06/22/17, Last Updated: 06/22/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5623377
Community: BAYVIEW LOT 1-134
Tract: BAYVIEW LOT 1-134
Status: Active


Beautiful single level Islands Gem in Bayview! This 3 bed, 2 bath plus office home is well appointed with vaulted ceilings, arched doorways, plantation shutters, custom paint, travertine flooring and updated fixtures and lighting throughout. Kitchen boast newer stainless steel appliances, Kitchen Island w breakfast bar and bay window breakfast nook. Bathrooms updated with Granite counters and travertine flooring. Separate bedroom exit to your beautiful professionally landscaped backyard featuring custom paver curbing, fountain, above ground spa and a Gorgeous Pebble Tec pool added in 2005. Newer hot water heater, RO, soft water systems and a New Roof in 2016! No two stories behind you! Come see for yourself!

Listed with Keller Williams Realty East Valley


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$220,000 :: 1122 S SURFSIDE Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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3 beds, 2 baths
Home size: 1,253 sq ft
Lot Size: 3,920 sq ft
Added: 06/22/17, Last Updated: 06/22/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5623280
Community: TRADE WINDS AT THE ISLANDS LO
Tract: TRADE WINDS AT THE ISLANDS LO
Status: Active


This is an absolutely charming home in the highly sought-after community of the Islands featuring 3 community lakes, hiking/biking trails, children's playground, basketball & volleyball courts and so much more! Step inside and you will feel like you are home. Custom paint throughout with attention to detail everywhere. The eat-in kitchen is light and bright with picture windows and sparkles with its white cabinetry, recessed lighting and plenty of counter tops for preparing your holiday meals. Open from the kitchen is the inviting living room with beautiful wood flooring and dramatic staircase with built-in book shelves leading to the upper level where retiring at the end of the day will be a treat in your spacious master suite with vaulted ceiling, large picture widow for (see more)

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$355,000 :: 844 W EMERALD ISLAND Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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4 beds, 2 baths
Home size: 2,414 sq ft
Lot Size: 10,890 sq ft
Added: 05/08/17, Last Updated: 06/22/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5602326
Community: NEWPORT LOT 1-101
Tract: NEWPORT LOT 1-101
The price of this listing was last reduced on 6/5/2017 by 1%
Status: Active


REDUCED ! Beautiful ONE OWNER home in The Islands community. 4 bedroom, 2 bath, 3 car garage! Plenty of space with a formal living room, separate formal dining room, and then kitchen opens to family room! Granite counters & backsplash, tile throughout with carpet only in bedrooms! Master suite has large bay window with separate exit to patio, dual sink vanity, soaking tub & separate shower and walk in closet. Guest bath has dual sink vanity as well. Large oversized lot with sports court, dog run & kennel & plenty of grass to play or entertain on! Garage has service door, & built in storage. Pride of ownership shows in this home. Highly desired Islands community with lakes & clubhouse! Islands Elementary school is an AEF 2017 A+ School of Excellence too!

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$345,000 :: 431 S LAGUNA Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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5 beds, 3 baths
Home size: 2,543 sq ft
Lot Size: 7,840 sq ft
Added: 05/04/17, Last Updated: 06/22/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5600158
Community: SEAPORT VILLAGE LOT 1-25
Tract: SEAPORT VILLAGE LOT 1-25
The price of this listing was last reduced on 5/31/2017 by 1%
Status: Active


Well kept, original owner home in the Islands includes five bedrooms, three full bathrooms, two living rooms, an eat-in kitchen, dining area, private pool and spa, three car garage and much more! All five bedrooms are spacious due to added size during construction. 15 seer air conditioner was added in the summer of 2016 to keep the home cool and the energy costs low! Minutes from shopping, dining and wonderful Gilbert schools, this home is a must see! Schedule your viewing today!

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$291,500 :: 1232 W PACIFIC Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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4 beds, 0 baths
Home size: 2,282 sq ft
Lot Size: 5,662 sq ft
Added: 05/04/17, Last Updated: 06/21/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5600445
Community: ISLANDS PATIO HOMES A AMD LOT
Tract: ISLANDS PATIO HOMES A AMD LOT
The price of this listing was last reduced on 6/1/2017 by 0%
Status: Active


Your year round private community swimming pools and spa are just a few steps away from your newly remodeled residence in the prestigious Island's waterfront community. A multi-generational flexible floor plan opens to a home office or media center, living room, hideaway storage and sunny inside laundry room. First floor master bedroom suite has dark wood cabinetry. Choose formal dining, breakfast bar or eat-in bay window kitchen of new appliances and Attention to detail abounds with custom innovations. Granite galore in Venetian gold. All new matching brushed nickel lighting, hardware and state of the art sinks and faucets. On the second floor, another master suite offers spectacular lake sunsets to enjoy on the balcony.Complete front landscape maintenance is provided by the association

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$219,900 :: 801 S Cancun Drive, Gilbert AZ, 85233

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3 beds, 2 baths
Home size: 1,236 sq ft
Lot Size: 4,356 sq ft
Added: 06/21/17, Last Updated: 06/21/17
Property Type: Single Family
MLS Number: 5622619
Community: merit at the islands
Tract: merit at the islands
Status: Active


You're going to feel like you're already home. It's really cute, neat and clean.14'' tile in all the right places in a light and open floor plan. A lovely covered patio looks out over the pretty, green back yard** close to shopping**The Seller had an energy audit performed and replaced all ductwork, installed a new Trane heat pump and radiant barrier in the attic along with blown in insulation. This home will keep you COOL!!

Listed with West USA Realty


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