The Islands is a Gilbert master planned lake community with a variety of types of homes, builders, and sizes. It is also one of the Phoenix lake communities that allows boating. The majority of Gilbert waterfront homes are single family dwellings. However, The Islands is home to Townhomes at Coral Reef, a waterfront townhouse community. This 52 unit community provides residents floor plans ranging from 1,234 sq.ft., single story up to 3,185 sq.ft. with a two story floor plan. There are 16 single story and 36 two story townhouses, and over 85% are waterfront lots.
Townhomes at Coral Reef
This waterfront townhouse community has its own community pool. The townhouses were built between 1986 – 2000. In 2006 many of these townhouses sold for over $350,000. Like many parts of the valley, prices seem to have bottomed out in 2011.
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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