Ferndale, WA Real Estate News

By Dan Pittsenbarger, Improving Conditions
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
Whatcom County homes that are better than brand new construction homes. Isn't buying a brand new home better? Perhaps it can be and one should invest in what they enjoy owning and feel good about. And, in some cases and situations (like you can't find anything decent on the market that you like so you find a buider and build a custom home to your liking) and it is true that for most people it's  "fun" to get something brand new. However,  when it comes to residential homes, you can save 1,000's often over $10,000 by finding a resale home that's 1 to 5 years old or one that has recently been updated and/or remodeled. Like all things in real estate this is not an ablsolute truth across the board with zero exceptions, but something that is usually true in most cases.Here's a list of things...
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By Dan Pittsenbarger, Improving Conditions
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
Ferndale better than new 3 bedroom 2.5 bathroom home for sale.This home was built in 2013.  Here's just a few points of what makes a home a few years old, better than a brand new home:1. What settling is going to happen has happend and there are no settling cracks in the sheet rock or garage floor. When you buy a brand new home you buy and "hope" there a no significant settling cracks that show up after the typical one year builder warranty expires. This home simply has stood the test of time (6 years) and it doesn't have any settling cracks.2. The home comes with all major appliances - microwave hood, stove, dishwasher, refrigerator, disposal, and front loader washer and dryer. Many new homes only have the stove, dishwasher and micorwave hood.3. Fully landscaped front and back with a f...
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
5851 Cedar St. Ferndale, WA 98248 Amazing opportunity to own a completely updated 3 bed 1 bath home. Be the first to live in the house will all new vinyl flooring, carpeting, paint, fixtures, hot water heater, gas fireplace, bathroom and kitchen with SS appliances. Live stress-free with newer vinyl windows, electrical and plumbing. Exterior offers covered front porch, fresh paint, shop with power and large lot with room to grow. Zoning is multi-fam and sq ft allows for 5-plex. If purchased with 5857 Cedar, zoning permits up t 8-plex. Anthony Zapata360-739-1995Keller Williams Western Realty 
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
5857 Cedar St. Ferndale, WA 98248 Charming 1 bed 1 bath home conveniently located within blocks of downtown, parks, shop and bus line. Great starter home or investment opportunity that is move-in ready. Home offers a cozy living room, 1 bedroom, kitchen, bathroom with bonus space and mudroom off the back with laundry. Enjoy covered front porch, freshly painted exterior, and large lot with plenty of room for parking. Easy access to I5. If purchased with 5851 Cedar St there is potential for 8 plex. Anthony Zapata360-739-1995Keller Williams Western Realty  
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
1251 Deer Creek Dr.Ferndale, WA 98248 Fantastic opportunity to own a 4 bed, 2 bath home on a large full sun lot! This home is move-in ready but also ready for you to put the finishing touches and gain sweat equity. Recently finished hardwood floors upstairs living areas + new vinyl plank floors in bedrooms. The double garage leads to a semi-finished basement that could be perfect as additional living space or space to rent out. Located centrally in Ferndale in a growing neighborhood. Backyard with firepit and open space perfect to relax! Ryan Greigg206-227-5487Keller Williams Western Realty 
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2385 Heather Dr. Ferndale, WA 98248 Well cared for 4 bed, 2.5 bath home boasts a spacious kitchen, living room with grand wood fireplace and downstairs rec room with another grand wood fireplace, large utility room and tons of storage. Very nice backyard decking system with mountain views, gardens, greenhouse and a large shed for tools and toy storage. All in a popular residential neighborhood within walking distance to schools. Seller-paid for pre-inspection" and has already remedied many items on the report. Scott Mackenzie306-220-5305Keller Williams Western Realty 
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
5970 Vista Dr. Ferndale, WA 98248 Affordable 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom charming rambler in the heart of Ferndale. Single level living at its finest with a bright living room and cozy gas fireplace. In addition, you'll find a functional kitchen, large dining room and extra storage/utility room. This quarter acre lot is set back off the main road giving you extra privacy and peace to enjoy your spacious backyard complete with a storage shed, pear tree and level firepit area! Walking distance to parks, schools, and restaurants in Downtown Ferndale! Nathan Quessenberry360-961-9172Keller Williams Western Realty  
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
3476 Unick RdFerndale, WA 98248 Great opportunity for future equity in this fantastically located property. This custom built home is ready for your vision. Located on a peaceful 4.5 acres that includes a 4 stall horse barn and pastures. The long driveway and mature vegetation provide plenty of privacy. Bring your tool belt and watch your dream home & property come to life! Nathan Quessenberry (360) 961-9172Keller Williams Western Realty | The Ben Kinney Team 
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2480 Pine DrFerndale, WA 98248 Looking for that well-maintained 3 bed, 2.5 bath home with large fenced backyard in Ferndale? Mount Baker views? Quiet cul-de-sac? This is it! Furnace, water heater, new within the last 4 years, exterior paint 3 years. Large 2 car garage, ample deck off the dining area. Easy access to I-5, Vancouver and Bellingham. Special financing available! Call today! Don Elliott (360) 224-0795Keller Williams Western Realty | The Ben Kinney Team 
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2224 Sunrise StFerndale, WA 98248 Pride of ownership throughout this lovely one-level home! Enjoy panoramic views of Mt. Baker and Bellingham Bay from the deck or while cozied up by the gas fireplace. Open concept design is complete with oversized windows, skylights and vaulted ceilings flooding the great room, kitchen & dining room with natural light. Master bedroom with coffered ceilings, jetted tub, walk-in closet, and a roll-in shower. Two guest bedrooms, office & bonus room with sink complete this gorgeous home! Nathan Quessenberry(360) 961-9172Keller Williams Western Reality | The Ben Kinney Team
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
Fantastic 10 acres set in a gorgeous mid-county location. This lot is mostly cleared except for a small grove of cedars. Come take a look and map out a location for your dream home today! Nathan Quessenberry(360)961-9172Keller Williams Western Reality | The Ben Kinney Team
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
Come and build your dream home in Ferndale! Affordable building lot in overlooking the Sandy Point Area. Property is level, building plans. Currently, the property is lightly covered with tree/bushes. Jagdeep Sidhu(360)255-8243Keller Williams Western Reality | The Ben Kinney Team
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
Absolutely gorgeous 5+ acres parcel in a desirable Ferndale location. Bring your plans for your dream home and enjoy your private oasis. Aldergrove Water Association share is in place. Owner financing is available. Easy access to I-5.Nathan Quessenberry(360) 961-9172Keller Williams Western Reality | The Ben Kinney Team
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
1085 W Laurel Rd Ferndale, WA 98248 Gorgeous 4 bed 3 bath home on nearly an acre of land! Split level entry takes you up into open living with gas fireplace, kitchen and dining area. Freshly updated kitchen with SS appliances, granite counters, tile backsplash, and recessed lighting. Lower level offers a second living area with gas fireplace and second master suite. Exterior features upper and lower decks, RV parking and mature landscaping in a park like setting. Easy access to I5, shopping, and schools. Anthony Zapata | Keller Williams Western Realty | The Ben Kinney Team(360) 739-1995
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
6475 Portal Manor, Ferndale, Washington 98248 Well kept 3 bed 2 bath rambler with gorgeous landscaping on large corner lot. Homes features fresh paint, large walk in entry, newer appliances, kitchen with large eating space, light filled living area, master with ensuite, walk in closets, and handicap accessible. Exterior features covered front porch, partially covered back deck, fully fenced, garden area, and low maintenance yard. Anthony Zapata | Keller Williams Realty | The Ben Kinney Team(360) 739-1995 
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
Build your own custom waterfront beach home on beautiful Sandy Point Shores. Building plans approved for a 2400 sq ft 2 story home, with main floor bedroom, and 2nd floor master facing the water. 50' of sandy no-bank waterfront is sheltered from the winds and perfect for beach combing, clamming, kayaking, and boat launch is across the street. 180 degree views of Mt Baker and Hales Passage. Power, water, sewer, and culvert are in and building permits are ready to be picked up and approved. Sandiann Harmoney | Keller Williams Realty | Ben Kinney Team(360) 739-2211
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
6214 Portal Way Unit G3 Ferndale, WA 98248   Like new top of the line private & secure 1,500 sq ft Personal Storage Condo with a 1/2 Bath & Loft immediate access to I-5 exit centrally located in Whatcom County. Two large drive-thru overhead doors w/ electric door openers; 52' wide aisles; insulated for noise & heat retention. Heated w/ natural gas air-furnace well lit with ample overhead fluorescent lighting & ceiling fan, fully fenced w/ electric Security Gate. Laundry, Phone, Cable internet capabilities & 220 all pre-wired in the unit!  John Angier - Keller Williams Western RealtyThe Ben Kinney Team(360) 527-6606
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
2634 Lochcarron Drive Ferndale, WA 98248 Take a look at this beautifully laid out home in a great neighborhood. Get cooking in your functional kitchen with stainless appliances and pantry or cozy up to the gas fireplace in the living room. The spacious master includes an ensuite and walkin closet. The laundry room is conveniently located upstairs. The fully fenced back includes a nice paver patio. This great neighborhood has multiple parks with playgrounds, tennis court and more!   Nathan Quessenberry The Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Realty360-961-9172
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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
 5435 Barr St, Ferndale WA 98248  Fabulous 3 bedroom home on amazing 4.6 acre lot with room for horses, goats, chickens, and other farm life! Quiet location, minimal traffic. Conveniently located between Bellingham & Ferndale with a private, country feel. Take in the views and watch the wildlife. Plenty of space for gardening, entertaining, parking, and lots of room to roam. Move in ready!     Mallina WilsonThe Ben Kinney TeamKeller Williams Realty360-312-5818
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