Imagine living on a lush oasis in the middle of a vast desert, and you will know what owning one of the homes for sale at The Islands would be like.
Just minutes from the town of Gilbert, Arizona, the Islands is a thoughtfully planned community centered around three lakes and a six-acre park. At this verdant oasis, living here is like being on a permanent tropical vacation. With warm days and cooler nights, the delightfully landscaped gardens are serene and welcoming. With a plethora of amenities and features at the Islands and in the surrounding area, you will never want to leave.
The amenities offered at The Islands are unique to other communities, and include sports for both water and land. At the Islands, not only can you fish, swim, and boat, but the large community park offers basketball, volleyball, bocce ball, soccer, and tennis. With beautiful pavilions for picnics and barbecues and ample space for your furry, four-legged pals, the central park is strongly family- and community-oriented. For your social side, there are numerous clubs organized by residents of the Islands, including a Women’s Club. The Community Center is the beating heart of the Islands community, with every social event originating from here. The Islands offer numerous community events, including Concerts in the Park, the annual Easter Egg Hunt, and numerous seasonal festivals, including a Holiday Lights Boat Parade. The park pavilions and Community Center are also perfect for hosting your private parties and celebrations.
The neighboring town of Gilbert also has much to offer Islands residents, having been recognized by Money Magazine as one of the best places to live in the nation. With its multitude of pleasurable features, including country clubs, shopping, museums, fine restaurants, and theaters, Gilbert offers a delightful night on the town for Islands residents. Downtown Gilbert is charming and historic, full of mom-and-pop shops and delicious culinary treats. You will also find miles of jogging and biking trails throughout the valley, and just a few minutes outside of town is a huge outdoor shopping mall.
If you are looking for more than Gilbert has to offer, at the Islands you are only twenty miles southeast of Phoenix and Scottsdale and all that these great cities have to offer. However, we think you will never want to often stray far from your gorgeous Islands community because of all that is available right at the Islands Retail Centers. With over 50 shops, restaurants, and services to choose from, including a Saturday farmer’s market, many of your daily needs will be met right in your Islands community without needing to travel far. In that sense, the Islands are a true community, with the feeling of a small town rather than a mere neighborhood. This is just one of the many reasons why our residents call the Islands a lifestyle, not just a place to live!
In the ten smaller neighborhoods throughout the Islands you will find over four hundred single-family, lakeside villas to call home. There is certain to be a floor plan to suit every family, whether this is to be your full- or part-time home. Lots with over 200-feet of shorelines are currently available, with many builders are available to choose from. Or, choose from one of the homes already built and lovingly cared for in the Islands. Home sizes range from 1,300 to over 4,000 square feet, making these homes suitable for everyone from couples to growing families. Homes can feature vaulted living areas, French doors leading to landscaped patios, and spacious kitchens.
You will find our residents to be outgoing and friendly, community-conscious families and couples who share your values of small-town togetherness and tranquility. We happily anticipate you joining us at the Islands today!
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