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Featured Home Designed for Summer Entertaining

San Juan Passage has gained a reputation for its island lifestyle and maritime vistas. “This coastal setting and proximity to Seattle, the San Juan Islands and Cascade Mountains spoke to us,” says Bob Gilbane, the chairman of Gilbane Development Company, which is creating San Juan Passage. “We knew that our passion for building traditional-style homes […]

Echo Bay floor plan designed for water-view lots

The Echo Bay design was created specifically for a series of water-view lots located on the northwestern perimeter of the community. Its views of Guemes and Bellingham channels are a chance to see private and commercial vessels, plus seabirds and migrations of seals, dolphins and orca whales. The 3,080-square-foot Echo Bay home features three bedrooms […]

Coastal-cottage designs on display this weekend

Two coastal-cottage designs —the Gull and the Beach House—are on display this weekend at San Juan Passage, a seaside community located 2 miles from downtown Anacortes. “While these new homes sparkle with the charm and architectural detail of a Nantucket harbor house, they also embrace the modern tones, exquisite materials and tailored look that you […]

Builder has history of creating coastal communities

Kathleen Clarke, the former director of sales at San Juan Passage, says visitors will instantly feel and appreciate the attention to detail that builders used when creating the award-winning community. “A few years back, during the initial planning and permitting phase of the project, my husband and I made a trip to Wickford Point— another […]

Program allows buyers to select homes’ finishes

As part of the final phase, San Juan Passage has introduced the Buyer Selects incentive for its Seacoast Classic homes. “New-home clients can choose the exact finishes they want and move into their personalized home within approximately 60 days,” Gilbane says. Homes in the Seacoast Classics collection range in size from 1,300 to 2,100 square […]

Home blends Northwest design, Nantucket charm

“The Cap Sante home is located on a manicured corner lot at the heart of the community. The look and presence of this new home rivals some of the striking residences that you might find perched along the eastern seaboard.” Gilbane says a blend of Nantucket charm and Northwest influences has become a signature appeal of […]

Gilbane Development Company of Providence, Rhode Island, developer of San Juan Passage in Anacortes, Washington Receives Best Of Houzz 2015 Award

Gilbane Development Company of Providence, Rhode Island has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Design by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The real estate development and property management firm, also known for creating exceptional residential communities, including San Juan Passage in Anacortes, Washington, was chosen by the more than 25 million […]

Featured Home Designed for Summer Entertaining

San Juan Passage has gained a reputation for its island lifestyle and maritime vistas. “This coastal setting and proximity to Seattle, the San Juan Islands and Cascade Mountains spoke to us,” says Bob Gilbane, the chairman of Gilbane Development Company, which is creating San Juan Passage. “We knew that our passion for building traditional-style homes […]