LOCAL KNOWLEDGE, EXCELLENT SERVICE
We understand that, whether you are buying or selling real estate, the process can be challenging and complex. Our constant objective is to provide excellent, caring communication and personal customer service with honesty, integrity, and attention to detail. We are a team of experts you can rely on. With our in-depth market knowledge, local island connections and personal experience in acquisitions, development, management and sales, we are prepared to lead you through to closing day.
- MONICA VAN APPEL-PERCICH - BROKER
- JACOBA PORTER - BROKER
- BILL PERCICH - EXPERT CONSULTANT
- OUR BROKERAGE
A San Juan Islander since 1992, Monica is deeply rooted in the island community and lifestyle. Having spent over three decades raising children and grandchildren in the heart of the San Juan’s, she has a strong appreciation for the close-knit environment and sense of serenity that comes with Island living. In 2006, she joined her husband Bill Percich – a 3rd generation islander and fellow realtor of 34 years – in real estate sales and development, creating a dynamic and highly successful sales team. In 2010, they were joined by her daughter, Jacoba Porter, and were known as the Island Dream Team. Since then, Bill retired and Jacoba became the Designated Managing Broker for Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands, Inc. Monica continues to serve buyers and sellers of island property. Her local knowledge, experience, integrity and community connections combined with a strong desire to help those around her have earned her accolades and high praise from her clients and colleagues as well. Owning several income properties of her own, she has first-hand experience in property management and residential/commercial real estate sales.
Monica understands that, whether you are buying or selling real estate, the process can be challenging and complex. Her constant objective is to provide excellent, caring communication and personal customer service with honesty, integrity, and attention to detail. She is part of a team of experts you can rely on. With her in-depth market knowledge, local island connections and personal experience in acquisitions, development, management and sales, Monica is prepared to lead you through to closing day.
Raised on San Juan Island, Jacoba has a keen understanding and familiarity with the lifestyle that is so specific to the San Juans. It is this firsthand knowledge that has propelled her to focus both her personal and professional lives in the islands and raise her own family there. She joined the Island Dream Team in 2014 after having spent 6 years in property management. With a strong background in customer service, she brings a high degree of professionalism, ambition, integrity and great energy to our team.
3rd generation San Juan Islander, Bill Percich, is an invaluable member of the Island Dream Team. Now retired after over 34 years as a full-time broker in the San Juan Islands, Bill has a broad and in-depth knowledge base of island properties and the intricacies of our unique market. Much of Bill’s career was spent acquiring, developing and selling residential and commercial properties alike. An innovative problem solver with deep island connections and first-hand experience in all facets of real estate, he is a key collaborator and member of the Island Dream Team.
Windermere – San Juan Island Every time a Windermere agent sells a home, a portion of the commission goes to the Windermere Foundation to support non-profit organizations dedicated to helping homeless and low-income families. As with other Windermere offices, the San Juan Island office closes one day each year for Windermere’s Annual Community Service Day as a hands-on approach to helping the community by cleaning, landscaping, and painting at senior centers, public parks, schools, and low-income housing as well as other deserving recipients. The agents love living in a community that is known for its charitable giving. While the office is proud of what is achieved with Windermere corporate, island living is unique. Proud to live the lifestyle, each and every agent at Windermere – San Juan Islands is personally involved in giving back to the community. They prove time and time again that service to others is not something you do, it is who you are. They see in every relationship and every transaction an opportunity to extend the centuries-old Windermere reputation for distinctive properties, commitment to the community, and above all, the highest level of service.