Homes for Sale on Whidbey Island: Anacortes and Oak Harbor
There’s no doubt that NAS Whidbey Island, Washington, is a popular duty station among military members. This week, homes for sale in Anacortes and Oak Harbor are featured as MilitaryByOwner’s homes of the week.
Each home offers high quality of life amenities, including quick commutes to base and access to the most coveted outdoor activities. If you’re headed west this PCS season, check out these NAS Whidbey Island homes for sale!
Homes for Sale Near NAS Whidbey Island in Anacortes and Oak Harbor
1) Home with High End Finishes
MilitaryByOwner Listing MBO1452618
This home’s curb appeal is striking. But the attention to detail and design doesn’t stop at the front door. Inside, features include dark trim, expansive picture windows, and plenty of architectural details that make the home feel custom.
The kitchen is outfitted with high end finishes including subway tile and natural stone counter tops. The scenery, including water views from the dining area and back deck are photo worthy. The upstairs living and sleeping spaces are move-in ready; no need to plan major renovations. The home is located in a gated community and situated on a picturesque hillside.
2) Evergreen Retreat
MilitaryByOwner Listing MBO1441903
If you’ve ever dreamed of owning a little piece of quintessential Pacific Northwest property, this is your chance. Tucked within a private evergreen setting, the acreage feels remote, yet the house is located only six miles from NAS Whidbey. Seclusion at its best.
This home was thoughtfully planned and designed. The list of interior amenities is long, including special touches like a cedar lined master closet, soaring ceilings, built-in shelving, and a secret floor safe located in the pantry.
Outside, the home is a nature lover's dream. A relaxing scene awaits beyond the patio; complete with koi pond and a wired sound system. Further out, mature fruit trees provide a quick snack. Plus, you can bring a bit of the outdoors inside through the sunroom which has an efficient water supply to manage the indoor garden. A chicken coop and gazebo round out the fun niceties on the property.
3) Move-In Ready with Open Concept
MilitaryByOwner Listing MBO1451916
A freshly painted, move-in-ready home makes for easy unload and unpack days. Neutral paint and flooring accommodate a wide variety of personal tastes in home decorating. Your personal effects will fit seamlessly upon move-in, plus there’s plenty of opportunity to personalize any one of the spaces to your exact preferences.
The home’s open concept living style is a must have for many buyers, as is immediately usable outdoor living space, which is found in the well-kept and fenced back yard. Extra peace of mind stems from the property’s position on a cul-de-sac.
4) Gardener's Dream on Five Acres
MilitaryByOwner Listing MBO1443392
There’s a couple of features buyers repeatedly request while home shopping. They prefer open concept living and streams of natural light. This property provides both in abundance. Plus, the rambler offers the ease of single floor living—no stairs to navigate while managing groceries or wiggly toddlers.
The buyer who is looking for potential outdoor projects and garden space will be thrilled to find plenty of options on the nearly five acres of land. The property is furnished with multiple sheds, a garage, and a fenced yard.
5) Back Deck and Forest Access
MilitaryByOwner Listing MBO1449737
If one of your most anticipated wishes for a PCS to Whidbey Island is the opportunity to hike among breathtaking scenery, you’ll want to take note of this home whose backyard happens to be the Anacortes Forest Lands with trails to Little Cranberry Lake and the zip line park. Imagine the quick access to stress relieving activities anytime you prefer.
Although the forest lands may draw you into the neighborhood, the home’s amenities are also worth noting. A bright interior setting, neutral paint and carpet, and a kitchen with stainless steel appliances await. Upstairs, a master suite that includes a jetted tub is waiting. Last, but certainly not least, is the expansive back deck, ideal for all outdoor living and entertaining.
6) Spacious Home with Plenty of Flex Space
MilitaryByOwner Listing MBO1452846
A military family who prefers plenty of space to live and play will feel right at home on this property. A spacious interior and high ceilings accentuate the feel of openness. The large kitchen and laundry room handles every family’s day-to-day needs easily.
The bonus room upstairs offers the chance to convert the space into any flex space the family may prefer, such as a play or media room. The room has a door to hide away a mess or reduce the noise from play time.
And finally, the manicured and fenced backyard is completed by a ready to go playground for hours of outdoor entertainment.
Anacortes and Oak Harbor offer so many attractive for sale options, but they move fast! If you’d like to check out other homes for sale or rent on Whidbey Island, click below to find the most up-to-date listings on MilitaryByOwner.