Enjoy your own private oasis within walking distance to Big Rock Garden and Lake Whatcom. This is no ordinary split level home, features include: dark oak engineered hardwood flooring, 4 Bedrooms, 2.75 bath, 2320 sf situated on a .25 acre lot, large family room, main floor master, upgraded kitchen with granite counters and new [...]
I received a call this morning from a client who wants to put an offer in on a property that she has been eyeing for some time and absolutely loves. The situation is she has to sell her house in order to make this purchase. Rather than waiting any longer for her house to [...]
Could it be? Has the market “bottomed out” as news articles are reporting? It’s hard to make this big of a projection or statement, but I will agree that inventory is shrinking. I want to share what I am witnessing in our market as well as the data to substantiate this shift we’re seeing. Here [...]
So you’re driving north on Guide Meridian near Cornwall Park and WHOA!!! there’s a Rhinoceros in someones front yard! Yes, in fact a Sumatran Rhinoceros here in the heart of Bellingham. This is the work of Harlow Friday, or one of many pieces of art that he has created. The Rhino was a birthday gift [...]
There is a saying about selling and buying that goes something like this: Buy low, sell high. Well, there could be no better time than now for either of these conditions. Not to mention our interest rates are still historically low. According to MarketWatch today’s rate for a 30 year fixed is 3.92. And if our [...]
Handing the keys to a happy new homeowner for their waterfront home. Receiving a gift from the owner of our company, a Kindle Fire!
With more and more homeowners facing foreclosure and with real estate markets taking a hit, Short Sale properties dot the real estate landscape, attracting buyers with greatly reduced pricing.
It must be October because this past weekend, 10/1 and 10/2 and next weekend, 10/8 and 10/9, is the annual Whatcom Artist Studio Tour. Over 50 artists presenting their art, their studios and how they create. Some offering live demonstrations. Art from every medium: painting,woodworking, sculpture, photography, jewelry, furniture design, sugar….
Real estate is hyper-local meaning each community has its own market that can and will differentiate from the national market. Another way to put it, what $100,000 will buy in say Phoenix, AZ or Detroit, MI is VERY different than what it will buy here in Bellingham,WA.
I did show your listing to my client, the client that could have been yours and I must admit, I’m thankful he does not like your listing. I would have been disappointed for you to get a commission when you really haven’t earned it!