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To learn more about the local real estate market activity, pricing and sales for Bellingham and all of Whatcom County view our monthly real estate reports here. For an archived list of all reports view the link at the bottom of the page. 

October 13th, 2017

Buying, Selling, or Refinancing? Check The Rates Here!

Buying, Selling, or Refinancing? Check The Rates Here!

If you are buying, selling, or refinancing, the current mortgage rates are very important. You can see below what the current rates are as of Thursday, October 12th. Thank you Sidney Stonecypher at People's Bank Home Loan Center for the rates. If you have mortgage questions you can reach her at 360-650-5365! …

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October 5th, 2017

The latest in Home Loan and Mortgage Rates!

The latest in Home Loan and Mortgage Rates!

Have you been staying up to speed on the latest in home loan and mortgage rates? Johnson Team Real Estate can help you out. If you are in the market for a home loan below are the mortgage rates as of today October 5th, courtesy of Sidney Stonecypher at People's Bank. For more details, or a custom home loan quote, contact …

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September 25th, 2017

How Many Homes Have Offers?

The number of real estate signs you see in yards can be deceiving as to the number of homes actually for sale WITHOUT offers on them. If you are seeing new signs around your neighborhood and curious if any of those homes already have offers on them, we have your answers! Every week we keep track of how many homes are …

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August 28th, 2017

Purchase Rates as of 8/24

Purchase Rates as of 8/24

Courtesy of People's Bank Home Loan Center, we have the current mortgage rates to pass along to you! Whether you are looking to buy, sell, or refinance, here are the current market rates. These are as of August 24th, 2017. Thank you Sidney Stonecypher at People's Bank Home Loan Center for the rates. If you have mortgage …

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July 31st, 2017

Bellingham Real Estate Market Report

Bellingham Real Estate Market Report

Brokers & owners of some larger Seattle brokerages are using the terms “Typical Summer Slowdown”, “Some Cooling Off in the Luxury Market”, “Prices may be Plateauing”, “Pace of Sales is Slowing & the number of multiple offers is moderating”. Now it’s true that what happens in Seattle usually …

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July 18th, 2017

Learn Home Values Around Lake Whatcom

Learn Home Values Around Lake Whatcom

Do you own a home on Lake Whatcom? Curious how the active real estate market is impacting your home's value? Enter your address below for a FREE and INSTANT home value report! Don't currently live on Lake Whatcom, but curious about learning more about the area? Click the map to search for homes around Lake Whatcom …

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June 9th, 2017

Buying, Selling, Or Refinancing?

Buying, Selling, Or Refinancing?

Have you seen the current market rates? They are an important part of deciding if it's the right time to buy, sell, or refinance. These are the rates as of Thursday, June 8th. Thank you Sidney Stonecypher at People’s Bank Home Loan Center for the rates. If you have mortgage questions you can reach her at 360-650-5365! …

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May 4th, 2017

Financial Planning: 4 Reasons to Buy a House Today

  Homeownership will always be a part of the American Dream. There are advantages to owning your own home (educational, health, social) that far transcend any economic impact. However, we want to look at several of the financial advantages of homeownership in today’s post. 1. Buying is Cheaper Than Renting The …

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April 11th, 2017

15,014 Homes Sold Yesterday… Did Yours?

There are some homeowners that have been waiting for months to get a price they hoped for when they originally listed their house for sale. The only thing they might want to consider is... If it hasn't sold yet, maybe it's not priced properly. After all, 15,014 houses sold yesterday, 15,014 will sell today and 15,014 will …

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April 3rd, 2017

What’s Happening in the Bellingham Real Estate Market?

What’s Happening in the Bellingham Real Estate Market?

We are constantly amazed at the intensity of the current market.  Home owners are often selling their homes in a matter of hours, with multiple offers and at prices in excess of the list price.  The flip side is Buyers who have made numerous offers, but always seem to fall a little bit short and are feeling, “What in …

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