Jim Shepherd


Harstine Island

Harstine Island


 Harstine Island is located approximately 11 miles outside of Shelton WA, 37 miles from Olympia, and 80 miles  from Seattle.  The island is generally accessed by a bridge that was completed in 1969. The island is  approximately 15 miles long and 3 miles wide. The largest community on the island is Harstene Pointe, a gated  community of homes on approximately 215 acres. The community consist of 440 private residential lots,  a 6,000  sq. ft. Clubhouse, a swimming pool and hot tub, three tennis courts, about 5 ½ miles of walking  trails, a 100 slip  marina, a boat launch, picnic areas and 3.5 miles of private beach. The majority of  Harstine Island is very rural  and much is undeveloped and heavily forested.

 There were 9 sales of Harstine Island waterfront homes in 2015 with one more sale currently pending.  The  average sales price was $375,000 with a high sale’s price of $475,000 and a low of $268,500. The average  square footage was 2,101 sq. ft., and the average for days on market was 103 days.  There are currently 5 waterfront homes for sale with an average list price of $503,480. The high list price is $1,150,000 and the low is $195,000.

This compares to 2014 where the average sales price of a Harstine Island waterfront home was $417,450, with the high being $789,000 and the low being $175,000. The average for days on market was 104 days.

To see homes for sale on Harstine Island please call Jim at (360) 401-3069.