Mercer Island

Community info, Eastside, Mercer Island, Neighborhoods

Mercer Island School + New Listing


Island Park Elementary is a top rated school – rated a 10 out of 10 on GreatSchool.org. Located off Island Crest Way – and right next to Island Crest & Deane’s Children’s Parks – this school is conveniently located in the mid-island area of Mercer Island. Nineteen reviews & comments on GreatSchools.org rate Island Crest Park with an overall 5-start score!

This public elementary school has a staff of 65, that serve the 540 approximate students in attendance. This school offers the normal language-mathematics-science classes, but also incorporates technology into each session. Music, arts, library, physical education, and integrated Spanish classes are also apart of the curriculum. Extra circulars include, before school choir, band & orchestra programs, robotics, chess, and art clubs.

Mercer Island schools are known for their great schools, which is habitually ranked #1 in Washington State, and Island Crest Elementary is not unlike that. An average of 87% of children are proficient or better at English Language Arts; while 84% of children are proficient or better in Mathematics; and 86% are proficient or better in Science. For more information, please check out the grade-specific report cards here! All in all, this is an amazing school, in a spectacular school district!

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CAREFREE LIVING
2760 76th Avenue SE #106, Mercer Island ♦ MLS# 1092721
1 Bedroom ♦ 1 Bathroom ♦ 676 Square Feet

Move right in to this immaculate condo, featuring easy ground-floor access, rich hardwood floors and stylish updates throughout. Its open layout is perfect whether you’re hosting friends in the roomy dining area or spending quiet evenings by the cozy slate fireplace. Step from the light-filled living room to a private deck overlooking natural scenery.

Cooking is a joy on sleek granite surfaces and stainless steel appliances in the designer kitchen. Its open concept lets you chat with guests at the breakfast bar and keep an eye out to the dining and living rooms.

Enjoy carefree living at the Carlton, a well-maintained condo community right in the heart of Mercer Island’s vibrant downtown. Great amenities—such as an impressive lobby, clubhouse, exercise room, large common area patio, walking paths, and media/game room with cushy theater seats—enhance the convenient lock-and-go lifestyle.

A quick path leads to the New Seasons Market, while Starbucks, the Park & Ride, and a variety of dining options are all just a stroll away. Award-winning schools, lightning fast I-90 access and renowned parks make this a special place to call home.

For more information, please contact Nancy LaVallee.
Nancy@Windermere.com ♦ 206.383.9227 ♦ NancyLaVallee.com

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CRAFTSMAN QUALITY
2426 70th Avenue Southeast, Mercer Island ♦ MLS# 1094263
5 Bedroom ♦ 4.25 Bathroom ♦ 4,000 Square Feet

Tucked in a peaceful setting at Mercer Island’s North End, this home offers gorgeous Craftsman-style finishes in a light-filled layout. Open gathering spaces beckon you to entertain alongside scenic views. The kitchen is a chef’s delight with its slab granite surfaces, stainless appliances and ample shaker style cabinets. Relax or catch up on work in the flexible main floor sitting room/den. French doors open to a landscaped patio. At the end of the day, the master is a true retreat with picturesque windows, a walk-in closet and sumptuous ensuite bath dressed in travertine. Step out to one of two second level decks—a third rooftop deck is perfect for watching the sun set over the lake and mountains.

A special feature of this home is a separate carriage house apartment. With its own full kitchen, living room, basement rec room, two bedrooms and legal ADU status, it’s perfect for extended family or an income-producing rental.

Enjoy the best of Mercer Island from this convenient North End location. Stroll to the Lid Park, bus stop and downtown restaurants & shops. I-90 is just minutes away for your dream commute to Seattle or Bellevue. Award-winning schools make this the ideal place to call home!

For more information, please contact Nancy LaVallee.
Nancy@Windermere.com ♦ 206.383.9227 ♦ NancyLaVallee.com

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Community info, Eastside, Mercer Island, Neighborhoods

Mercer Island Community Hub + New Listing


The beautiful Mercer Island Country Club rests on the south end of the island, near Pioneer Park. Originally built in the mid-1960s, this club was bought by two businessmen, Vito Quaranta and Bill Brown, who envisioned a community center, of sorts. By 1967 attracted nearly 300 local families to the member-owned club, and opened in that same year. Since its humble beginnings, of just a pool and tennis courts, the club has expanded and upgraded its facilities, attracted a much broader audience.

Amenities & Features:

  • 7 Indoor Tennis Courts
  • 8 Outdoor Tennis Courts
  • 7 Pro Tennis Courts
  • Extensive Tennis Programs & Lessons
  • An 8-Lane, 25-Yard Pool, fully equipped with spring diving board
  • Fully Equipped Weight Room & Fitness Studio, which were remodeled in 2011 and feature state-of-the-art machines
  • Lemons Spin Bikes
  • TRX Equipment
  • Various Lounge Areas, which may be rented for private parties
  • A Child-Care Center
  • Pro Athletics Shop
  • Outdoor BBQ and Play Equipment
  • Yoga & Tai Chi

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SERENE MERCER ISLAND
8230 84th Avenue Southeast, Mercer Island ♦ ML# 1080287
$1,500,000 ♦ 5 Bedrooms ♦ 2.5 Bathrooms ♦ 2,860 Square Feet ♦ 11,170 Square Foot Lot

Finally! A brilliant turn-key home in coveted Island Point. Step from its welcoming entry to a warm and spacious living room—cozy up to the wood-burning fireplace and savor captivating views of the garden, Pennsylvania bluestone patio, and lake’s sparkle through floor-to-ceiling windows.

Cooking is a delight in the remodeled kitchen featuring quartz surfaces, Bosch stainless steel appliances and a built-in Panasonic microwave. A breakfast bar extends into the cheerful breakfast nook, open to the cozy family room beyond. Kick back in the inviting main level rec room with vaulted open-beam ceiling and garden door to the outdoor hot tub.

Five bedrooms await you upstairs, including a vaulted master suite with serene views over the garden and beyond the southern tip of the Island to Lake Washington. Its sumptuous 5-piece ensuite bath includes heated floors to keep your toes toasty on cold mornings. All of the bathrooms have been beautifully remodeled with natural hardwood vanities, limestone counters and travertine floors.

This beautiful corner lot provides plenty of outdoor entertaining spaces and colorful gardens to meander through. You will love the peaceful neighborhood setting, conveniently located near shopping, the Mercer Island Country Club, parks, top-rated schools and the Fleury trail. Home, sweet home!

For more information, please contact Cynthia Schoonmaker.
CynthiaS@Windermere.com ♦ 206.683.2725 ♦ CynthiaSchoonmaker.com

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MID-ISLAND RAMBLER
4233 83rd Avenue Southeast, Mercer Island ♦ MLS# 1083513
$1,196,000 ♦ 5 Bedrooms ♦ 2.5 Bathrooms ♦ 2,578 Square Feet ♦ 23,924 Square Foot Lot

Private, Mid Island rambler awaits. Located on a serene ½ acre lot, offering easy one-level living! Inside you’ll appreciate the open kitchen/dining/living flow. Large picture windows provide ample natural light and encourage indoor/outdoor entertaining. Enjoy the sports court, level yard, and 3-car detached garage & boat parking. Five bedrooms, many open to a large sunny wraparound deck. Perfect locale; close to parks, downtown Mercer Island and I-90 access. Radiant heat, generator & AC. Make it your own!

For more information, please contact Emily Roberts.
EmilyR@Windermere.com ♦ 206.225.5490 ♦ EmilyRobertsRealty.com

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Community info, Mercer Island, Neighborhoods

Mercer Island Community Highlight + New Listings


Mercerdale Park is the premier, downtown Mercer Island park. Located in the heart of downtown, it is a special spot for every islander. From Frisbee, to picnics, to a skateboard park, to a children’s’ play area, this park has it all. Mercerdale Park also plays host to the coveted Summer Celebration, in addition to a variety of over fun events. Last year, Windermere Mercer Island sponsored the fun Children’s Gardening booth, with giveaways for all. Stay tuned to see what we’re planning for this year!

Mercerdale Park is loved by all, as it boasts many features. This large, flat park is heart many eateries, shops, boutiques, and has a water fountain, a forested area with trails, and the Mercer Island Farmer’s Market – from June through October. Safe to say, this park is for children, adults, runners, bikers, walkers, dog lovers, and everything in between. With its convenient location (on the corner of SE 34th & SE 77th Street)and tons of residential parking, it makes visiting an enjoyable and fun activity!

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IMMACULATE TURN-KEY TOWNHOME
3308 81st Place Southeast #C, Mercer Island ♦ MLS# 1078687
$1,595,000 ♦ 3 Bedrooms ♦ 3.5 Bathrooms ♦ 3,356 Square Feet

Rare opportunity to own an immaculate turn-key townhome, in the convenient north end location of Mercer Island. This private unit boasts over-sized windows, capturing tons of natural light. High ceilings and expansive walls are the perfect backdrop for your art collection. Both, formal and informal, spaces flow seamlessly in this smartly designed, flexible floor plan. Spacious gourmet kitchen with Sub-Zero, Dacor ovens & granite. Upper level master with attached sitting room, lake views, and spa-like bath complete the elegant master getaway.

For more information, please contact Denise Coe.
DeniseCoe@Windermere.com ♦ 206.851.7702 ♦ DeniseCoe.com

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THE FABEN POINT LIFESTYLE
2204 61st Avenue Southeast, Mercer Island ♦ MLS#1078932
$1,167,000 ♦ 4 Bedrooms ♦ 2.75 Bathrooms ♦ 2,560 Square Feet ♦ .138 Acres

Live the Seattle lifestyle, only better! Walk-ability to the waterfront and parks, plus a quick commute to downtown Seattle or Bellevue. Designer touches at every corner: painted cabinets, Carrara counters, a Waterworks faucet, Oh Joy! wallpaper, stainless appliances, and brass in all the right places. The lower level master suite has a walk-in closet, heated bathroom floors, a waterfall shower, an extra long soaking tub, a Restoration Hardware vanity, and West Elm mirrors.

For more information, please contact Nicole Demers-Changelo.
Andition@Windermere.com ♦ 206.271.1267 ♦ Andition.withwre.com

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DELIGHTFULLY DOWNTOWN
3218 80th Avenue Southeast #418, Mercer Island ♦ MLS# 1075401
$439,950 ♦ 3 Bedrooms ♦ 2 Bathrooms ♦ 1,145 Square Feet

Enjoy great schools, parks, restaurants, and nearby amenities from this downtown Mercer Island condo. Smart floor plan with generous living spaces. All new appliances in the kitchen. Hide away in your master bedroom with full en-suite bath/walk-in closet. Two extra bedrooms complete this home. Living room, with elegant fireplace, opens to covered patio/balcony. Expansive windows bring in natural light. Top floor, washer/dryer in the unit, covered parking, storage, clubhouse/pool, no rental cap and 10 min to Seattle & Bellevue.

For more information, please contact Kathryn Lerner.
Kathryn@Windermere.com ♦ 206.406.9613 ♦ KathrynLerner.com

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