June 29, 2022

Whatcom County & Bellingham Housing, Population, Cost of Living, and Market History Report

OK, sooo… exactly how big is Whatcom County? Washington State is home to 39 different counties. Compare that to Texas which has 254 counties. In Washington, […]
May 18, 2022

Changes We See in the 2022 Bellingham Real Estate Market

“How long can this crazy hot market last?” If I had a dollar for every time I’ve heard that question in the last… …I don’t know, […]
May 11, 2022

Off-Market Sales in Bellingham & Whatcom County

One universal truth of real estate is that generally speaking, people do not usually buy or sell a property exclusively based on economic conditions or the […]
April 17, 2022

Seasonal Waves of Bellingham Real Estate Inventory & Prices

Everything in the known universe experiences wave patterns. Waves are everywhere. I love this explanation of why waves exist. A wave is… “…a way to maximize […]
April 11, 2022

Should I Try to Time the Bellingham Real Estate Market?

It’s perfectly logical. We all do it at varying degrees. It’s just human nature. We humans wait for things to go on sale. You’ve got your […]
March 29, 2022

Demolishing or Deconstructing a Bellingham House just to Re-Build on the Land

When a market area faces extreme scarcity of available homes or available land, like we have here in Bellingham and Whatcom County in general, and that […]
March 20, 2022

What is Bellingham’s housing crisis?

Definition: “Housing Crisis” The definition of “housing crisis” per Wikipedia and other sites I looked at, is simply this: Generally speaking, a housing crisis may occur […]
March 9, 2022

A Simple Tour of Bellingham for Buyers

An out of town buyer was in Bellingham for only one weekend… As I’m sure you can guess (based on the historically lean inventory), the majority […]
January 25, 2022

A “New Normal” of Buyer Activity

I have often mentioned the market intensity and a new level of buyer traffic. In January, there was a new listing in Sudden Valley. It was […]