Lake Samish Waterfront For Sale!

Dreaming of summers by the lake? Look no further that 582 W Lake Samish Drive in Bellingham. This incredible lakefront property was just listed for $995,000.

This property has been the gathering place for one family since 1936, and may be the longest stretch of privately owned waterfront on Lake Samish. The shoreline & the spectacular mature evergreens provide privacy, while the lake shore has a gravel shelf for easy access to wading/boating & seaplanes. The original cabin has been well maintained. An additional double lot on the upside of the road is part of the package & has its own sewer connection. Create your own special place.

Additional Information

Taxes: $6,937
Waterfront: Lake, No Bank, Bank-Low
View : Lake
Lot Size: 0.86 Acre (37,649 SqFt)

For more information on this intriguing  property visit our website or call us toll free at 1-888-713-3056

Edgemoor Art Exhibit and Open House

We invite you to meander through the rooms and grounds of 281 Briar Rd in Bellingham, while enjoying unique arts and crafts from our area’s talented residents.

The 4 bedroom, 3.75 bath home features an open floor plan, chef’s kitchen and peaceful .58 acre setting with expansive gardens and patio.

To learn more about the home visit our website

Listed for $779,000

Presented by Johnson Team Real Estate and Allied Arts

Works on display include jewelry & paintings by Deb Dole, paintings by Joanne Plucy and Laura Hansen, stained glass by Rene Arbogast, mixed media clocks and sculptures by Karin Mueller, upcycled furniture, sculpture and so much more!

For questions or to learn more call 360.303-2734

or email Info@JohnsonTeamRealEstate.com

Just Listed! Brand New Custom Home in Bellingham

Welcome to 1201 Powell Street in Bellingham just listed for $499,000.  This brand new custom home built at the top of Powell St has 4 bedrooms 3 baths. The great room design features extensive hardwood flooring, beautiful tiled fireplace & a designer kitchen with custom cabinetry & stainless appliances. Natural light floods into every nook & cranny, creating inviting spaces even on the grayest of days. Professional landscaping & peaceful views make this a relaxing environment you will always want to return to.

Features

2nd Master Bedroom, Ceiling Fan(s), Double Pane Storm Windows, Dining Room, Skylights, Vaulted Ceilings, Walk-in Closet

Additional Information

Taxes: $526
Lot Size: 0.15 Acre (6,349 SqFt)
Garage Size: 2 Car
Exterior: Cement/Concrete
Fireplaces: 1 Fireplace
Heating/Cooling: Forced Air, High Efficiency,
Flooring: Ceramic Tile Floor, Hardwood Floor, Laminate, See Remarks on Floors, Wall to Wall Carpet

School Information

District: Bellingham
Elementary: Carl Cozier Elem
Junior High: Kulshan Middle School
High: Sehome High

For more information, a virtual tour or to schedule a showing visit our website or call 360-303-2734!

Welcome to 2550 Mayflower Lane in Bellingham!

Visit Rich Johnson today from 1:00 to 3:00 at  2550 Mayflower Lane on the outskirts of Bellingham. This story book Log Home nestled amongst a forest of huge cedar, fir & ferns waits for a new owner. If you are looking for quality, adventure & privacy, you won’t want to miss this gorgeous home & location. Listed for $679,000 , this 4 bedroom, 3 bath home features soaring ceilings, wood floors, sheet rocked walls, floor to ceiling river rock fireplace & spaces large enough for everyone and every activity. With 3840 sq St, no event is to large to host. Outside the magic of the forest, trails & valleys awaits.

Features

Wired for Generator, Bath Off Master, Ceiling Fan(s), Double Pane Storm Windows, Dining Room, High Tech Cabling, Vaulted Ceilings, Walk-in Closet, Cable TV, Deck, High Speed Internet, Propane, RV Parking, Shop

Property Description

Taxes: $6,725
View: Territorial
Lot Size: 4.64 Acres (202,118 SqFt)
Garage Size: 2 Car
Exterior: Log, Stone
Fireplaces: 2 Fireplaces
Heating/Cooling: Forced Air, Stove/Free Stdg
Roof: Composition Roof
Flooring: Ceramic Tile Floor, Fir / Softwood Floor, Vinyl Floor, Wall to Wall Carpet

School Information

District: Mt Baker School District
Elementary: Harmony
Junior: High Mount Baker
High: Mount Baker

For directions to the open house, more information, or to schedule a showing visit our website or call 360-303-2734

Waterfront Real Estate Oppurtunities in Bellingham and Whatcom County.

Whatcom County is a majestic place where the beauty of the surrounding nature, in particular Bellingham Bay, have inspired much of the architectural design there. The county hugs the saltwater from the Southwest along Chuckanut Drive to the Northwest border at Blaine’s Drayton Harbor. Waterfront properties are in abundance along this coastline and offer an array of locations to work the body and nourish the soul. Select from one of the communities listed below to learn more about the area and real estate available there. Search for all Waterfront Real Estate in Bellingham and Whatcom County on our website here, or search from the list below:

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Eliza Island Waterfront Real Estate
This private island escape is just a boat or plane ride from Bellingham. Tranquil and serene, Eliza Island is a is tranquil, Eliza Island is ideal for a weekend getaway or a permanent escape from city dwelling.

Lummi Island Waterfront Real Estate
A short ferry ride from Gooseberry Point will take you to Lummi Island. This wooded, rural island offers unspoiled natural beauty and is a favorite weekend escape among Whatcom County locals. Beachfront homes here boast spectacular views of Hales Passage, Mt. Baker and the City of Bellingham.

Sandy Point Waterfront Real Estate
This lovely waterfront community is breathtaking. Views of Mt. Baker and The Twin Sisters dominate the skyline to the east, while westward facing homes look out toward the Straight of Georgia and the San Juan Islands.

Birch Bay Village Waterfront Real Estate
Birch Bay Village is nestled between the rustic and charming cities of Blaine and Birch Bay. This gated community is truly an urban retreat, complete with private marina, golf course, club house, pool and other convenient amenities.

Point Whitehorn Waterfront Real Estate
A naturalist’s oasis, Point Whitehorn offers unbridled views of local marine wildlife.

Drayton Harbor Waterfront Real Estate
This picturesque village is located just South of the Canadian Border and north of Semiahmoo. Characteristic of its neighboring communities, Drayton Harbor’s residents share unprecedented views and an uncommon proximity to the surrounding nature and wildlife.

If you have specific questions about waterfront communities around Bellingham feel free to give us a call toll free at 1-888-713-3056

How to Stay Cool in the Summer Heat WITHOUT Air Conditioning

The weather is really heating up this summer in the Pacific Northwest. There have been some unseasonably warm days already, with highs in the 80s, and the temptation to flick the switch on that A/C unit to “on”, if you have one is very strong. Before using the air conditioner, consider this: home cooling accounts for 5 percent of the energy we consume in the U.S. each year. That’s about 140 million tons of CO2 emissions annually! Here are some ways to fight that urge by keeping your house cooler naturally.

1. Keep the shades drawn during the day. When sunlight streams through the windows, it creates a miniature greenhouse effect in your home and warming it throughout the day.

2. Reflect the heat. If you do want to open the windows, consider investing in some reflective window film to help keep the heat outside where you want it to be.

3. Let the cool evening air in. If temperatures are on the chilly side after the sun goes down, crack a few windows open to let a breeze come through and cool the house. Just be sure to close them in the morning before the temperature starts to rise again!

4. Insulate! You want to keep cool air inside, so grab that caulk gun and seal off anywhere that air might be escaping. Also check the bottoms of your doors for draft and fix as necessary.

5. Get rid of incandescent lights. Not only do those they use more energy, they generate a lot more heat than CFL or LED light bulbs.

6. Make sure your ceiling fans are running counter clockwise. Most modern fans will have a little switch on the side to reverse their direction. You want the fan to go clockwise in winter to push warm air down and reverse it in the summer to circulate cool air.

Birch Bay Kite Festival June 20 & 21

Looking for something fun to do for Father’s Day weekend? Come out to Birch Bay for the Kite Festival, June 20 & 21st from 10am to 3pm both days! Build a kite for $5, watch skim board demonstrations, enjoy hot dogs, kettle corn and more!

Just Listed Fairhaven Condominium!

Just listed for sale! Welcome to 1001 Larrabee Ave, Unit #101 in Bellingham currently on the market for $169,000. This 1 bedroom, 1 bath condo is convenient, walkable, comfortable, efficient…live here and just leave your car in the secured parking. Elevator provides easy access from the common garage to the 2nd floor unit. Located in the heart of Fairhaven, everything from the doctor to the coffee house is within walking distance, and the bus stop is right outside. Enjoy the broad, covered community deck, or go down to Village Green for the Farmer’s Market & other activities. There’s always something happening in Fairhaven!

Additional Information

Taxes: $1,245
HOA Dues: $258 a month
Heating/Cooling: Radiant,
Flooring :Ceramic Tile Floor, Laminate, Wall to Wall Carpet

School Information

District: Bellingham
Elementary Larrabee Elementary
Junior High Fairhaven Middle School
High Sehome High

For additional information on this home, other homes in the area or a current home you own feel free to call us toll free at 1-888-713-3056 or visit our website.

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Just listed! Bellingham Ocean Waterfront Home

Welcome to 3851 Cliffside Drive in Bellingham, This 4 bedroom, 3.75 ocean front home was just listed for sale for $1,100,000.

Private acreage , 100′s of feet of waterfront to roam, ever changing world class sunsets, breathtaking views of the Sound and Islands, wildlife ranging from deer to bald eagles to killer whale, kite boarding, beach combing, a combing, a completely remodeled Traditional style 4000+ sq ft home & a sun drenched yard that is a gardeners dream and it’s all within a few minutes drive of downtown Bellingham. Impossible? A Dream? A Fantasy? Not hardly, it could all be yours today.

Features

Wet Bar, Bath Off Master, Ceiling Fan(s), Double Pane Storm Windows, Dining Room, Hot Tub/Spa, Loft, Security System, Skylights, Solarium/Atrium, Vaulted Ceilings, Walk-in Closet,Cable TV, Gas Available, High Speed Internet, Hot Tub/Spa, Patio, RV Parking, Sprinkler System

Additional Information

Taxes: $11,210
Waterfront: Salt Water, Bay, Bank-Medium, Sound
View: Sound, River, City, Mountain, Bay
Lot Size: 4.60 Acres (200,376 SqFt)
Garage Size: 2 Car
Exterior: Brick, Cement Planked
Heating/Cooling: Radiant, Radiator,
Roof: Composition Roof
Flooring: Hardwood Floor, Vinyl Floor, Wall to Wall Carpet

School Information

District: Bellingham
Elementary: Alderwood
Middle School: Shuksan
High: Squalicum

For more information on 3851 Cliffside Drive, to view a virtual tour or to schedule a showing visit our website or call 360-303-2734