Bellingham, WA Real Estate News

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
1444 Lahti Dr, Bellingham 98226Amazingly presented 3 bed 2 bath single level home on large corner lot. Vaulted ceilings, laminate flooring and a fantastic floor-plan greet you at this ideally located and updated Tweed Twenty home. Ron Heidstra(360) 510-2319The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
47 Lost Fork Lane, Bellingham 98229Immaculate condition & pride of ownership shows throughout this 1,800 sqft 3bed 2bath home. New hardwood floors through the entry, kitchen & bonus living area. You'll feel right at home in the open concept living. Your chef friendly kitchen with stainless appliances has ample counter & storage space. You will find plenty of storage space, furnace room & new instant hot water heater in your oversized garage. Outside you'll find an easy care yard, extra parking & bbq area. A do not miss home! Nathan Quessenberry360-961-9172The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
1734 Noon Valley Rd, Bellingham 98226Secluded property just shy of 5 acres and minutes from town. Flat, usable land with a seasonal pond and stream running through property with fruit trees and luscious garden space. A single level home with an upgraded kitchen and new roof. With barn & additional out buildings its perfect for a hobby farm with plenty of room for animals. With the privacy, no visible neighbors & proximity to town, this is truly a great opportunity.Ryan Greigg206-227-5487The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
4708 Raptor Lane, Bellingham 98229 Bellingham ADA adapted/compliant home ready for new owner! Fully remodeled access bathroom/shower and chair lift for stairs. Newly remodeled kitchen, hardwood floors, two fireplaces, formal dining room and sitting area. Office, hot tub, mountain views. Sought out neighborhood. A must see! Won't last long. Mallina Wilson(360) 312-5818Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
4302 Samish Crest Lane, Bellingham WA 98229Stunning 180 degree views from this immaculately built and maintained home. Revel in your custom chef's kitchen with stainless and granite throughout. Floor to ceiling windows give advantage to your unobstructed bay and sunset views. 3 floors with elevator includes all the expected amenities. Ample outdoor entertaining space with stone fireplace, decks, and more. This home has it all including being mins to Fairhaven and central Bellingham.Nathan Quessenberry360-961-9172The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
11 Creekside Lane, Bellingham 98229Move in ready 3 bd, 2 bath on a flat sunny lot. Open floor plan kitchen and dining room lead to the deck and the backyard that is perfect for bbqing, relaxing in the hot tub, or lounging in the sun. The home features a flat driveway, 2 car garage, large family room with wood stove, breakfast bar in kitchen, shed for lawn tools and it's close to the gate entrance. Don't miss out on this one! Marissa Noppe360-393-6200The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2635 Superior St, Bellingham 98226Updated move in ready 2 bed 1 bath on a large fenced corner lot in desirable Roosevelt neighborhood. Home features new roof, fresh paint inside and out, new carpeting and flooring, new fence and poured concrete patio. Convenient area to jump on the trail to Barkley Village and Lake Whatcom. Marissa Noppe360-393-6200The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
1717 E Smith Rd, Bellingham 98226Beautiful one owner custom home just minutes outside of the heart of Bellingham. This country oasis comes complete with fruit trees, garden space, bonus room above the oversized two car garage,hickory floors & cabinets, ensuite bathroom wi/ soaking tub, tons of storage, solid wood doors & personal touches throughout. Enjoy peace and quiet from the wrap-around covered country porch looking out onto 1.61 acres. Nathan Quessenberry360-961-9172The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2504 Alvarado Dr, Bellingham 98229Amazing opportunity for a smart investment! 4 bedroom house with large, fenced yard in a great neighborhood near Whatcom Falls. Only minutes to I-5 for easy access around Bellingham. Gas fireplace upstairs, wood stove downstairs, jetted tub in main bathroom, 2 car garage, fruit trees in yard, garden shed, wood storage, and a shop with power. New roof & hot water tank in 2016. Furnace less than 3 years old. Mallina Wilson 360-312-5818The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Foster Group Realtors - HomeSmart One Realty
(Foster Group Realtors )
A Canadian buyer interested in Whatcom County was chatting with me about exchange rates as he considered a purchase in Whatcom County, specifically Semiahmoo.  This very knowledgeable man made excellent points about short term rates. Recent CDN dollar strength on interest rate increases.  I would think this consideration extends to lots of other markets where Canadian’s consider buying 2nd homes or investing.  Those 2 types of purchases have many things in common but also significant differences.US 2nd (fun) home purchase: Many west coast Canadians have experienced incredible gains on their home values creating equity. In addition, local banks are happy to lend against that equity. The concern is that a major shift in exchange can dramatically affect the CDN value of their new second ho...
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2122 Xenia St, Bellingham 98229Great investment opportunity in the heart of Bellingham. This 0.3 acre lot is zoned for a Duplex with beautiful views of the bay and the city. Built to suit with city water connections and access from Xenia or Yew street. Convenient location close to Whatcom Falls Park and Roosevelt Elementary. John Angier360-527-6606The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
1107 22nd St, Bellingham 98225Dont miss this unique property! The main house renting for 2800/month last year, you have the option live in a beautiful apartment. Vaulted ceilings and wrap around deck, this is a one of a kind. The main house has an impressive 4 bdrms w/ and office as well. Large family room dining room w/ hardwood floors. 2 bthrms & hook ups for a hot tub. The property also boasts a 790 sqft 2 car grge w/ plenty of extra space for a shop and storage. Location w/ walking distance to WWU and South side schools. Jack Schramer(360) 739-3349The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
301 Nooksack Ave, Nooksack 98247Enjoy this classic restored home on large corner lot with detached two car garage. Relax on the brand new deck with a beautiful bridge over your own koi pond surrounded by mature landscaping! The back yard offers a park like setting with privacy, fire pit and even a chicken coop. This 3 bedroom home features granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, spacious loft, enclosed sun porch, newer roof and hot water heater. Great location near downtown Nooksack! Anthony Zapata360-739-1995The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2321 Happy Court Bellingham, WA 98225Investor alert! Great rental opportunity with 0 vacancy over last 10 years. Four bedrooms +5th room without closet. Three full bathrooms & large garage. No maintenance yard and exterior. Centrally located to college as well as Fairhaven. Rent has been steady at $2700 / month with expectations to rise.Ryan Greigg206-227-5487The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2210 Teal Ct, Bellingham 98229Luxury home atop Samish Hill! This stunning home offers 4 bedrooms & 3 baths in 3860 sf living space. Kitchen with stainless appliances with granite countertops, porcelain sink, & tile floor. Main floor master suite with extra large walk in closet & full bath. Vaulted ceilings, skylights, & lots of room to entertain on main floor or lower level. Expansive 180 degree territorial view from large back deck. Spacious backyard with mature landscaping & elegant water feature. Nate Smoyer(484) 948-0578The Ben Kinney TeamKeller WIlliams Western
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
564 Midwood Ct, Bellingham WA 98229Don't miss this amazing 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath house in a wonderful neighborhood in Bellingham's best school area! Hardwood floors in living room, dining room and kitchen, maple cabinets in the kitchen, granite countertops in kitchen and bathrooms. Master bedroom on main floor. Bonus room over two car attached garage. Natural gas fireplace, stove, heat, hot water tank and dryer. This home is in excellent condition! Move in ready.Jack Schramer360-739-3349The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
648 Clark Rd, Bellingham 98225Beautiful 3 bed fully furnished rental in desirable Edgemoor neighborhood. Enjoy the water and island views from the large deck while Bbqing. Relax in the covered hot tub and sauna after a long work day. Create a culinary masterpiece in the chef kitchen with Wolf range. This home will be an amazing place to call home for 9 months. Marrisa Noppe360-393-6200The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
3369 Topaz Ct, Bellingham 98226This elegant Silver Beach property is perfectly located minutes from Bellingham and Lake Whatcom. Within this 3,519sqft 4 bed, 2.5 bath +office home you’ll find gorgeous vaulted ceilings, brand new hardwood, paint, carpet and kitchen appliances. Main floor master includes an ensuite bathroom w/ jetted tub. The home features a bonus room w/ projector, a sound system throughout the home, a large deck & backyard area and a 1500 bottle wine cellar for all your entertaining needs. Nathan Quessenberry360-961-9172The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2457 Drummer Boy Lane, Bellingham 98226 Great opportunity to build your dream home. This gorgeous five acre parcel off Mission Rd in a small gated community has the feel of rural living but only 10 minutes from Bellingham! The property offers a shared well and utilities on property. Lot is off private curved road and offers plenty of room to build the home you always wanted. Anthony Zapata(360) 739-1995The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Western Realty  
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By Steven L. Smith, Bellingham WA Home Inspector
(King of the House Home Inspection, Inc.)
Bellingham Technical College's home inspector training faculty is pleased to announce that our Fundamentals of Home Inspection Course has recently been approved by Washington State as a 135 classroom hour course. State law requires inspection students to obtain at least 120 hours of training, and BTC is the only state college level course that offers substantially more credits than the bare minimum. We provide a full 15 clock hours above the baseline 120 hours. In addition to acquiring the training and certification necessary for licensing, our students earn state college credits as well!Best of all for students, the new and longer inspection course is still priced the same as it has been in recent years. That's because we were able to eliminate some breaks, sharpen the pencil and tight...
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