Nature plays a key role at Chico Beach, with stunning views of Mt. Rainer & Dyes Inlet from each home, the commons area gazebo, & Commons building.
Walk to historic old-town Silverdale to enjoy the area's fine bakeries, restaurants, spas, antiques and galleries. Celebrate the Trader Joe's grocery and Silverdale's spectacular new YMCA state-of-the-art community facility, both less than 1 mile from Chico Beach. Hop on Kitsap Transit's direct bus service at the entrance to Chico Beach.
Just outside your front door you can stroll the community's private beach, perfect for launching a kayak or canoe. At the centerpiece of this community will be our signature garden courtyard for meeting neighbors and growing your favorite herbs or perennials.
Chico Beach Cottages is designed by Wenzlau Architects, Charlie Wenzlau, AIA. Read about Charlie Wenzlau's Design Intent for Chico Beach Cottages!
View the video to learn more of Chico Beach Cottages and The Cottage Company.
Kitsap Business Journal features Ericksen Cottages & Chico Beach Cottages architect Charlie Wenzlau
Ericksen Cottages & Chico Beach Cottages architect Charlie Wenzlau is featured in a story profiling the broad scope of his great work on Bainbridge Island and in Kitsap County.
Better Homes & Gardens magazine features The Cottage Company!
BH&G featured one of our Seattle home renovations in it's April 2013 edition. The home was completely rebuilt as new renovation that includes many energy efficient features and rain gardens that infiltrate 100% of the storm water runoff from the property!
Linda Pruitt Keynote Speaker at Delaware Housing Summit
Join Linda Pruitt and other thought-leaders for 'Planning for Complete Communities in Delaware', a day long summit on November 13, 2012.
Chico Beach Cottages a Builders Choice Grand Award Winner!
Chico Beach Cottages was selected to receive a Grand Award for single family community at the 32nd annual Builders Choice Design & Planning Awards!
Green Home Builder Magazine features Chico Beach cottages!
Green Home Builder magazine presents a feature article about our recently completed Chico Beach Cottages community! See page 64.
Bainbridge Island Library presents Home at the Library , 'Small Footprint Homes'
Join Linda Pruitt, Charlie Wenzlau and Russ Hamlet in a free presentation entitled 'Small Footprint Homes' at the Bainbridge Island Library!
Chico Beach Cottages featured in Professional Builder magazine!
Professional Builder magazine features Chico Beach Cottages in a story entitled 'Young at heart: Designing homes for the new 50+ market'. Thanks to writer Susan Bady!
National Association of Realtors
The National Association of Realtors Winter 2012 'Sustainable Housing' edition of their national publication 'On Common Ground', features extensive coverage of our pocket neighborhood communities in an article entitled 'Building Community'.
Westsound Home and Garden features Chico Beach Cottages!
The December 2011 Winter Issue of Westsound Home and Garden magazine featured Chico Beach Cottages in a story entitled 'Trends in Quality, Sustainable Housing'. Thanks to writer Molly McCabe!
Green Building & Design magazine features Chico Beach Cottages!
Green Building & Design magazine features our Chico Beach Cottages community in the Sept. 2011 issue in an article comparing the philosophies of the Arts & Crafts movement and today's green building strategies. The story begins on page 22. Kudos to writer Alan Oakes.
The Cottage Company featured in Yahoo Finance Fortune Magazine article
Yahoo Finance posted an article mentioning The Cottage Company! The article profiles four great places and the lifestyles that baby boomers desire in their active retirement. Seattle's great arts scene, urban lifestyle and health care is mentioned as a draw - along with The Cottage Company and our innovative communities! Terrific!
The Seattle Times features Chico Beach Cottages!
The Seattle Times New Home Saturday featured our newest community, Chico Beach Cottages in a front page story! Come see our newest community!
Kitsap Sun features Chico Beach Cottages as 'Home of the Week'!
Chico Beach Cottages is featured as the Kitsap Sun's 'Home of the Week'.
Chico Beach Cottages Grand Opening weekend festivities announced!
Please join us on April 8 - 10 for Chico Beach Cottages Grand Opening weekend festivities!
The Cottage Company featured in USA Today
USA Today profiled homeowners in our Greenwood Avenue Cottages pocket neighborhood community!
Alaska Airlines features The Cottage Company!
Alaska Airlines March 2011 in-flight magazine features The Cottage Company in an article by Jennifer Haupt titled 'Low Maintenance Living'. View the digital edition on Page 98.
Chico Beach Cottages Profiled as 'Development of the Week'
Chico Beach Cottages was profiled in the Bainbridge Islander as 'Development of the Week'. Read all about it!
The Cottage Company announces start of construction on Chico Beach Cottages
The Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal profiles the Chico Beach Cottages and the start of construction of the seven-home waterfront community.
Chico Beach Cottages Construction Launch!
Construction has begun at Chico Beach Cottages! Check out the Kitsap Sun news story.
We've started construction on Chico Beach Cottages! Read the Press Release
We've launched construction of our latest community, Chico Beach Cottages. Seven homes are planned for completion mid-May 2011.
More great press! Bloomberg Business Week has identified Silverdale/Bremerton as #1.
Silverdale & Bremerton are identified as the #1 housing market in America to see significant price appreciation by 2014, predicting a +44.7% rate of growth by 2014. Low unemployment and a strong local jobs economy help to fuel to forecast price appreciation. Great time to buy!
U.S. News & World Report names Silverdale/Bremerton as #1 in price appreciation!
Read the Article! U.S. News & World Report names the Chico Beach Cottages Bremerton/Silverdale area as #1 in the U.S. Top Ten Housing Markets planned for real estate appreciation over the next decade.
Seattle Times Pacific NW Magazine
Pacific NW Magazine features our Danielson Grove community in an article by Valerie Easton.