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Sudden Valley is a planned community located about 10 minutes outside the Bellingham city limits. Originally developed in the 1970's, today Sudden Valley is beaming with life.

 

The Valley is home to many local businesses and community amenities. From a world-class 18-hole golf course, to restaurants and an Olympic sized swimming pool, you will find it all here in Sudden Valley. The recreational opportunities never seem to end with the area being home to an adult center, an activity barn and a lovely marina located on the shores of Lake Whatcom.

Anytime you are in the Whatcom County area be sure to take the drive out to Sudden Valley - you are sure to enjoy it.

May 8th, 2017

The First Pending Ratios of the Month!

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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April 25th, 2017

Stunning Contemporary Home Across the Street from Lake Whatcom

Stunning Contemporary Home Across the Street from Lake Whatcom

 Just Listed 19 Clear Lake Ct! 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home in the lovely Sudden Valley! View a Virtual Tour of 19 Clear Lake Ct This stunning contemporary home sits on a hill directly across the street from N. Point Beach on Lake Whatcom. Enjoy a spectacular 180 degree view of the lake and sloping mountain range from …

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September 1st, 2015

Sudden Valley Estate Home For Sale!

Sudden Valley Estate Home For Sale!

Welcome to 4 Barn View Ct, in Bellingham's Sudden Valley. Listed for $739,00 this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom  estate home shares the amenities of Sudden Valley from a large private lot overlooking Lake Whatcom and the golf course. Extensive gardens and an orchard contribute to the privacy, and recent updating enhances the …

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April 22nd, 2015

Pearl Django Jazz Concert in Sudden Valley

Pearl Django Jazz Concert in Sudden Valley

This Saturday, April 25th Sudden Valley's dance barn will be alive with the sounds of gypsy jazz performed by Pearl Django   This will be their third appearance in Sudden Valley, and they are always a hit! Date/Time: April 25, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm Location: Sudden Valley Dance Barn 8 Barn View Drive Bellingham, …

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July 3rd, 2013

Slow But Trending Upward… Bellingham Real Estate Market Update

The Whatcom County real estate market continues to improve. There is a bit of stuttering from one month to another and from one area to another, but the overall trend is up in both number of sales and pricing. Let’s look at some details. For the most part, the number of units sold is higher than any time since 2007, …

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December 7th, 2012

Bellingham and Whatcom County Real Estate Market Update

The teasing indications of an improvement in the local housing market throughout 2012 have really kicked in over the past 2 months, and the cumulative results of that can best be seen by comparing sales in November 2012 to sales in November 2011. Let’s start by looking just at Bellingham via the table below. November …

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October 4th, 2011

Bellingham and Whatcom County Real Estate Update

A Mixed Bag If you drop a dozen ping-pong balls on a somewhat rough surface, what happens?  In my experience, they go every which way, none of which are predictable.  It is somewhat like the real estate market right now…some areas are up, some are down, some are up one month and down the next.  Trying to make some …

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September 5th, 2011

Bellingham Real Estate Market Update

After a rather scary July in the Whatcom County housing market, August brought a number of pleasant surprises: More homes sold in Bellingham & Whatcom County as a whole than in any other month this year.  This is the first time in 6 years that has happened in Bellingham and only the second for the entire County.  …

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April 6th, 2011

Bellingham and Whatcom County Real Estate Statistic Breakdown

Tired of sorting through all the articles on the Bellingham and Whatcom County Real Estate Market?  Are you looking for the numbers that tell the story? Below you will find the Bellingham and Whatcom County Real Estate breakdown by numbers in terms of sales prices, number of homes sold and days on the market. Whatcom …

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April 5th, 2011

When Will the Real Estate Market Be Normal Again?

First, let’s set the context.  During the 1990’s about 2600 homes sold in Whatcom County every year.  At the beginning of that decade the average price was $109,351 and the median was $86,350.  By 2000, average prices were up to $167,038 and the median was $144,500.  In 2000, 2911 homes were sold, rising to 4454 …

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