2016 Summer Waterfront Report | Bainbridge Island

Demand for waterfront homes on Bainbridge Island remains consistent from where it was in 2014, with 39 total sales in 2014, 41 in 2015 and 40 in 2016. Average square footage on Bainbridge Island comes in at just under 3,000, with an average of 2,953. The average price per square foot, however, has steadily increased since 2014, from $398.76 per SF in 2014 to $448.89 now. 

Average sales prices have also increased steadily, 14.1% from 2014 to 2016 ($1,163,244 to $1,327,450) with sellers obtaining nearly 97% of the asking price. The high sale in Bainbridge this year is $5,970,000 compared to just $3,025,000 over the same period in 2015. We see this trend over and over in higher-end areas which continues to bode well for those markets.

Karen Keefe

A savvy Realtor who listens to her clients. Creating positive results are the driving forces that underscore Karen's nearly decade of real estate experience. A resident of Bainbridge Island and Kitsap County for 38 years where she raised her 3 children. . So no matter what property type or price point, she has always been dedicated to offering extraordinary service. Karen is a second generation real estate professional and has been a licensed residential broker since 2006 with roots deeply embedded in Bainbridge Island and North Kitsap for over 32 years.

Karen is dedicated to partnering with her clients, listening to their unique needs and assisting them in navigating a dynamic marketplace with the goal of a smooth and successful transaction. Selling a home is more than sticking a sign in the ground and waiting for the phone to ring. Karen brings a team of professionals with a proven track record; from an award-winning marketing team and professional photography to a gardener and home stager. She has the proven history of making sure the job is done right the first time