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SEABROOK ARTICLES (2018 THROUGH PRESENT)

Seattle Design Center Celebrates 48th Annual Spring Design Week

"The opening panel, which is focused on intentional living, will include speakers like Seabrook CEO and co-founder Casey Roloff, town planner Stephen Poulakos, and interior designer Whitney Wiggins..." Read more 

BY EMILY MOLINA OF 425 MAGAZINE | APRIL 2021


18 Low-Key Beach Towns You Need To Visit (& Where To Stay When You Do)

"There’s a park on the hill and down by the water and a slew of fun activities to be found throughout the town: community fire pits, horseshoes, bocce and volleyball courts, an indoor pool, and definitely a whole lot of bike riding..." Read more 

BY GABBY CULLEN OF RED TRICYCLE | APRIL 2021


The Power of Place: Creativity, Freedom, and Leadership In A Remote World

"In fact, there are town designers who understand this and have architected environments purpose-built to unlock this energy. As an example, Casey Roloff is the visionary who, with a team of amazing designers..." Read more  

PUBLISHED ON FORBES.COM BY RUSSELL BENAROYA OF STRIDE | MARCH 2021


Weekend Wanderings: Seabrook

"We visited this enchanted stretch of Washington coast, located less than a three-hour drive from Seattle, on a recent wind-whipped weekend. After 48 hours of rest and rejuvenation in an ultra-comfortable beach house..." Read more  

BY CORINNE WHITING OF SEATTLEITE | MARCH 2021


COVID'S Work-From-Home Dynamic May Fuel A Boom In "Zoomtowns" 

"Seabrook, which creator Casey Roloff says he and his wife sought to create Mayberry when they set out to build their planned community, was already seeing dramatic growth before COVID..." Read more 

BY MIKE FLYNN & ASSOCIATES, FLYNN'S HARP BLOG | JANUARY 2021


High school food drives benefit communities across Grays Harbor 

"The bulk of the donations came from Seabrook Foundation, which donated $10,000 to the food drive, with additional financial donations coming from local businesses..." Read more  

BY RYAN SPARKS OF THE DAILY WORLD | DECEMBER 2020


55 holiday gift ideas from small businesses around Seattle 

"At just 3 hours from downtown Seattle it’s an ideal destination with the finest architecturally designed homes of all sizes, a paradise for seasonal guests and residents to enjoy with a unique variety of shops and restaurants..." Read more  

BY CHRISTINA AUSLEY OF SEATTLEPI | DECEMBER 2020


EatSeattle: Looking to Getaway? Try Seabrook’s Vibrant Beach Town 

"Enter Seabrook – a vibrant beach town on the rugged Washington coast overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The town has been carefully designed over the last 16 years to create a space that merges an urban resort townscape..." Read more 

BY INSIDERSEATTLE | SEPTEMBER 2020


Sea Shells + Cocktails Down by Seabrook 

"A modern Pleasantville perched 70 feet above the surf, the unincorporated Grays Harbor County town was founded in 2004 and hosts over 450 homes in eight different neighborhoods across 44 acres..." Read more  

BY SIP MAGAZINE | SEPTEMBER 2020


Over $120,000 In Community Support Assisted North Beach Students In Distance Learning 

"Seabrook Community Foundation Executive Director Christi Boora was excited to share the foundation decision to provide $70,000 to support North Beach students..." Read more 

BY KXRO NEWS RADIO | SEPTEMBER 2020


Washington’s 25 Best Beaches 

"...and then, suddenly, Pleasantville. Built as a vacation community in 2004, Seabrook looks like a New England hamlet that sprung up on a mossy bluff overlooking the Pacific..." Read more 

BY SEATTLE MET | AUGUST 2020


Seabrook, WA: A beach town with something new every day 

"The moment you arrive, it feels like home — the perfect spot to unwind and relax. Casey Roloff had a vision 17 years ago when he founded Seabrook, a beach town on the Washington Coast north of Ocean Shores..." Read more 

BY SEATTLE REFINED | JULY 2020


Washington's Seabrook reopens, sets example for local travel 

"It's a place reminding visitors of simpler times, of children speckled with sand, digging through the shores for razor clams. It's a place where couples bike alongside crumbled shell sidewalks, with little sign of motor traffic..." Read more 

BY CHRISTINA AUSLEY OF SEATTLEPI | JUNE 2020


How one Washington beach town is making a big difference, and surviving, in wake of COVID-19 

"The Seabrook Community Foundation, jumpstarted alongside the inception of Seabrook in the early 2000s, recently donated more than $50,000 to the Grays Harbor Community Hospital..." Read more 

BY CHRISTINA AUSLEY OF SEATTLEPI | APRIL 2020


Seabrook Supports the Local Community through Local Business 

“It’s been really incredible to watch as the community has evolved from a plot of land into something really special. We continue to hear more and more from people wanting to come enjoy the Town Center and explore..." Read more  

BY GRAYSHARBORTALK | APRIL 2020 (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED DECEMBER 2019)


Seabrook Foundation buys ventilators, teams with eateries to feed the North Beach

"The Seabrook Community Foundation recently donated more than $50,000 so Grays Harbor Community Hospital could purchase three ventilators, and it is making zero interest loans available for small businesses..." Read more 

BY DAN HAMMOCK OF THE DAILY WORLD | APRIL 2020


Best Dog-Friendly Vacations in the Pacific Northwest 

"Dogs are considered part of the family in this town, so you’ll see them accompanying their owners doing various activities. If you’re traveling in the fall, you can bring your dog digging for razor-clams..." Read more ➜

BY POSTCARDS TO SEATTLE | MARCH 2020


Sunny Seabrook Washington Wedding 

"Seabrook is one of those places that just take your breath away. Out of all of the places I’ve traveled, Seabrook stole my heart almost immediately upon arriving. When Ryan & Sarah booked me for their wedding, I was excited..." Read more 

BY RACHEL HOWERTON PHOTOGRAPHY | OCTOBER 2019 


Stephen Poulakos New Urbanist | Seabrook Park Planner: Rosemary Beach Pocket Parks 

"Poulakos sketched out a series of small parks connected by a curving east-west boardwalk, which became known in the early days of Rosemary Beach..." Read more 

BY ROSEMARY THYMES | SEPTEMBER 2019


Things to Do in Seabrook, WA, a Quaint Washington Beach Town 

"You need to drive to Seabrook, but what makes it special is the walkability of the town. Most people keep their cars parked for the duration of their trip and get around on bike, scooter, or foot..." Read more 

BY THE EMERALD PALATE | SEPTEMBER 2019


Things to do in Seabrook, Washington

"What I most love about Seabrook is how walkable it is. The town streets all have sidewalks and you bump into well-maintained trails that invite you to explore. There are also fun surprises..." Read more 

BY KRISTIN KENDLE OF TRAVEL WITH MONSTERS | MAY 2019


Seaside, Florida: A Walk Back Through Time: How How Seaside, FL paved the way for Seabrook, WA

"...will be one of the most picturesque and memorable main streets on the Pacific coast. We are currently developing our 'Main Street’ (known as Market Street) as we speak, and we have a deep gratitude for all the incredible influence..." Read more 

BY STEPHEN POULAKOS | APRIL 2019


4 Reasons To Plan A Trip To Seabrook Right Now

"Nestled into high-bank bluffs overlooking the magnificent Pacific Ocean, savvy Seattleites flock to the coastal respite of Seabrook to disconnect, relax, and explore the magical beauty of the rugged Olympic Peninisula..." Read more ➜

BY JANE ROBINSON OF SEATTLE MAGAZINE TRAVEL & OUTDOORS | NOVEMBER 2018


Poppi Photography: Seabrook Washington's Beach Town

"It’s wonderful to see how Seabrook has provided a space for people near and far to enjoy everything this area has to offer on a regular basis! I love all of the amazing homes..." Read more 

 BY POPPI PHOTOGRAPHY | OCTOBER 2018


Top 10 Delightful Things To Do in Seabrook WA with Kids

"Sharing a home with friends was a blast! The kids were able to play together morning, noon and night. We were also able to divide and conquer a lot more with the help of friends..." Read more 

BY MARCIE IN MOMMYLAND | APRIL 2018


Seabrook, WA: The Perfect Family Getaway

"Just a three hour drive from Portland, Seabrook is a small town on the Washington coast offering families a dream retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life..." Read more 

BY ANNETTE BENEDETTI OF RED TRICYCLE | JANUARY 2018


Articles from Seabrook's beginnings and early years (2004 through 2017)

"Seabrook’s Roloff Unveils Details of New Retail Development"
North Coast News - 10/11/2017

"Seabrook: Thriving, Expanding, and Breaking Records"
425 Business - 09/20/2017

"Why did Grays Harbor home values soar? The answer lies in Seabrook"
Puget Sound Business Journal - 09/15/2017

"The Best Beaches in Washington State"
Trip Savvy - 07/06/2017

"Seabrook: How to build a town from scratch in the middle of nowhere"
Puget Sound Business Journal - 06/23/2017

"Seabrook To Host Second Annual Beach Volleyball Tournament"
South Sound Magazine - 06/12/2017

"Nantucket meets Northwest in Seabrook"
Seattle Magazine - 05/01/2017

"Northwest Real Estate Find: Big House on a Big Beach"
Seattle PI - 01/06/2016

"Best Romantic Weekend Destinations on the West Coast"
Vacation Idea - 06/04/2015

"Turquoise Tour of Seabrook, Washington"
House of Turquoise - 07/28/2014

"Coastal Glam Pacific Northwest Inspiration Shoot"
Style Me Pretty Northwest - 01/09/2014

"26 Design Ideas to Steal From a Seaside Home"
PopSugar - 12/22/2013

"Seabrook Beckons In Winter Weather"
ThurstonTalk.com - 11/23/2013

"Seabrook: Washington's Famous Beach Town - Photo Gallery"
Seattle PI - 07/30/2013

"At Seabrook, New Urbanism goes to the beach"
Mother Nature Network - 7/22/2013

"Sunset Magazine to Develop First-Ever Sustainable Idea Town in Seabrook, WA"
Inhabitat - 5/7/2013

"Seabrook, WA - A Beach Town"
Holy Craft - 10/12/2012

"Washington Outpost Draws Those Hungry for Slap of Sea Spray"
New York Times - 1/5/2012

"The Ancient Craft Of Town Building Is Reborn at Seabrook"
South Sound Magazine - 10/3/2011

"Washington's 'New Beach Town' Makes A Family Happy"
Seattle Times - 7/6/2011

"Fill The Gap At Beachfront Seabrook Cottages"
Seattle Met - 6/15/2011

"Home Builders Throw Open Gates To Social Networking"
Puget Sound Business Journal - 4/29/2011

"Building A Community, Not Just Homes"
Seattle Times - 9/17/2010

"Seabrook In A Class By Itself"
Ocean Home Guru - 9/14/2010

"Waterfront Vacation Destination for Seattle Area Residents"
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - 5/21/2010

"Kid-Friendly Weekend in Seabrook"
Red Tricycle - 3/23/2010

"Steady As She Grows"
Builder Magazine - 3/12/2010

"Seabrook coastal community keeps building in downturn"
Puget Sound Business Journal - 12/6/2008

"The Seabrook community shows the way to a new urbanist future"
Pacific Northwest Magazine - Seattle Times - 11/30/2008

"Seabrook: The perfect getaway from metro-drab to coastal fab"
Seattle Gay News - 11/21/2008

"Innovative Vacation-home Style Sells Despite Market Woes; Urban Living is Second Nature"
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer - 9/9/2008

"Trying Again on a Coast That Defies Big Dreams"
The New York Times - 5/27/2008

"Rural Retreats - Grays Harbor attractive to builders of vacation homes"
Puget Sound Business Journal - 12/29/2006

"2006 Top '40 Under 40' Business Leaders Honored""
Puget Sound Business Journal - 9/15/2006

"Young Man's Vision Taking Shape on Washington Coast as Seabrook"
Seattle Times/PI - 8/27/2005

"Profile: Developer Sets Sights on What Others Don't See"
Seattle Times/PI - 8/27/2005

"Big Plans in Works For Slice of Pacific Coast"
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - 11/14/2003

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