Here’s a quick analysis of the Whatcom County Residential Real Estate Market
Looks like the residential market is slightly down from last year . The number of sales in the county is up from last year by 40, another a good increase . The condo sales number of units is also is down but the condo prices are up from last year and last month. Stay tuned to see where we are heading.
The Wall Street Journal is predicting Bellingham’s Real Estate prices to rise by 4.9% this year and another 12.4% next year. Let’s hope whoever is reading their crystal ball has got it right.
There is still a First Time Home Buyer Tax Credit Available through a program called the Mortgage Credit Certification. It is a Tax Credit paid on Mortgage interest.
Interest rates are at historical lows and there are some great values in the Bellingham market right now. You might want to take a look at what it would cost you to purchase one of these homes at today’s rates. You might be surprised at what your monthly payments would be, maybe less than your paying for rent right now if you are renting a comparable sized house.
If you have any questions or want to see any Bellingham Real Estate feel free to email me at or give me a call at 360-739-6981
Data are based on information provided by the NWMLS