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Bellingham, Washington has a small town feeling with all the delightful amenities of a larger city. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy Bellingham's stunning natural beauty from the waters of Bellingham Bay to the snow covered slopes of Mt. Baker there is truly something for everyone. Cultural opportunities are broad, with an internationally recognized Festival of Music, Whatcom County Symphony Orchestra, several community theatre groups and the Mt. Baker Theatre to provide a world class venue for shows and performers.

 

Bellingham Real Estate

Search for the type of Bellingham Real Estate that fits your needs. Bellingham Property search types include, residential homes, condominiums, vacant land, waterfront real estate, golf course real estate and more. Browse our different Bellingham Real Estate search options to find a fit for you!

 

Bellingham Neighborhoods

Bellingham is home to 23 very unique neighborhoods, all individual in character and design. Bellingham's Historic Fairhaven District is teaming with history with historical brick buildings and newer condominium complexes all in tune with preserving the neighborhoods historical architecture. Bellingham's Mt. Baker neighborhood on the other hand is a great mix of new and old, the newer urban village of Barkley Village finds it's home here and is lush with life from the local Haggen Grocery Store to a mix of residential and commercial buildings.

 

Bellingham Schools and Employment

Bellingham has excellent public schools, as well as a broad spectrum of private schools, and there are extensive options for additional education from Bellingham Technical College, Whatcom Community College, and the highly regarded Western Washington University. Businesses in Bellingham and Whatcom County are diversified, from heavy industry to high tech. While the major employers such as WWU, and the refineries are the most visible, there is a strong base of small to medium sized companies and more are locating here every year so that owners and employees can take advantage of the area's lifestyle.

For more information on Bellingham or real estate in the area don't hesitate to contact The Johnson Team toll free @ 1-888-713-3056.

April 22nd, 2019

Selling Your House: Here’s Why You Need A Pro In Your Corner!

With home prices on the rise and buyer demand still strong, some sellers may be tempted to try to sell their homes on their own rather than using the services of a real estate professional. Real estate agents are trained and experienced in negotiation while, in most cases, the seller is not. Sellers must realize that …

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April 9th, 2019

Moving Truck User of the Quarter – The Max Higbee Center!

Moving Truck User of the Quarter – The Max Higbee Center!

Are you going to attend April Brews Day that is put on by the local non profit Max Higbee Center?   The Johnson Team is honored to be able to provide the moving truck for the event to the Max Higbee Center. The Max Higbee Center provides community-based recreation programs for youth and adults (14 and older) with …

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April 9th, 2019

Mike’s “Reel Estate” Fishing Report

Mike’s “Reel Estate” Fishing Report

We are all hoping for a great fishing year, but some of the dates may have changed. Make sure to check the WDFW website for updates. Typically, the Ling Cod season opens May 1st and there should be lots of fish to be had. Last year was great and it seems like catching them inside the slot limit is getting easier.  For …

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April 9th, 2019

The State of the Bellingham and Whatcom County Real Estate Market

The State of the Bellingham and Whatcom County Real Estate Market

The following details breakdown the figures from the chart above. 34 homes (54%) sold either at or greater than the list price. 4 homes sold up to $5,000 over the list price. 15 homes sold in excess of $5,000 over the list price. 1 home sold in excess of $65,000 over the list price. While the average days …

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April 9th, 2019

What Has The Johnson Team Been Up To? Team Talk

What Has The Johnson Team Been Up To? Team Talk

Lylene & I are fortunate in that we have been able to connect with our kids over the past few months.  With one living in Norway, the other in Hood River & both flying to all corners of the world, to be able to be in the same room with them is no small thing.  Chandler flies into Chicago several times a year …

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March 13th, 2019

What’s Going On with Bidding Wars?

In a strong seller’s market, like the one we have experienced over the past few years, bidding wars are common and expected. This makes sense! A seller’s market is defined as a market in which the inventory of homes for sale cannot satisfy the number of buyers who want to purchase a home. According to the Cambridge …

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March 8th, 2019

Today’s Most Current Mortgage Rates

Today’s Most Current Mortgage Rates

Thinking of buying, selling, or refinancing?  The mortgage rates are a must know! Interest rates are the rates at which money can be borrowed for a set period of time. The higher the rate, the more money a borrower must pay in the form of interest on the loan. When mortgage rates are lower, this makes the purchasing …

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March 5th, 2019

How to Have a Unique Open House

According to the National Association of Realtors, total inventory has been growing for six months straight, as has the number of buyers looking to find their dream home. In a market where inventory is increasing, you want to stand out in the crowd! This quote from Grandscope puts it well: “You can differentiate …

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March 4th, 2019

NEW ON MARKET! Building Lot with Stunning Bellingham and Waterviews

NEW ON MARKET! Building Lot with Stunning Bellingham and Waterviews

This building lot has spectacular views of the City, Bellingham Bay & the San Juans. It's shovel ready for your builder with an installed 4 bedroom septic system, water permit from water district 7, natural gas & power in the street & completed survey. The owner / builder has a beautiful architecturally designed …

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March 4th, 2019

Coming Soon! New Bellingham Home Boasting Spectacular Views.

Coming Soon! New Bellingham Home Boasting Spectacular Views.

Gorgeous new home coming soon with majestic views of the City, Bellingham Bay & San Juan Islands. It's all there from your front windows. The home will be finished off with the finest of features throughout. The architect who designed 4121 Malachite held nothing back with soaring ceilings, a bank of westerly facing …

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