What Did 2010 Mean For Real Estate in Whatcom County?

Curious what 2010 meant for real estate in Bellingham and throughout the smaller communities of Whatcom County?  Take a look and the following real estate numbers below to learn what happened with sales prices, number of homes sold, and average days on the market.  If you are curious about the current real estate inventory you can visit  http://search.johnsonteamrealestate.com to view homes and properties currently for sale.

Below is real estate data put together by Lylene Johnson using  information from the Northwest MLS:

Bellingham – Median sales price, $279,000, down 3.3 percent; average sales price, $335,201, down 1.3 percent; total homes sold, 784, down 14 percent; average days on the market, 116, down 2.5 percent.

Lynden – Median sales price, $265,750, down 1.1 percent; average sales price, $286,343, down 0.8 percent; total homes sold, 180, up 17.6 percent; average days on the market, 127, down 11.2 percent.

Ferndale – Median sales price, $253,000, down 2.9 percent; average sales price, $269,568, down 6.2 percent; total homes sold, 255, up 2.4 percent; average days on the market, 143, up 0.7 percent.

Sudden Valley – Median sales price, $239,000, up 3.1 percent; average sales price, $246,690, down 0.4 percent; total homes sold, 125, down 18.3 percent; average days on the market, 120, up 14.9 percent.

Blaine/Birch Bay – Median sales price, $219,000, down 0.9 percent; average sales price, $265,523, up 0.9 percent; total homes sold, 251, down 0.8 percent; average days on the market, 161, down 14.8 percent.

Nooksack Valley – Median sales price, $232,000, up 7.9 percent; average sales price, $239,614, down 1.1 percent; total homes sold, 69, down 36.7 percent; average days on the market, 203, up 36.2 percent.

Eastern Whatcom County – Median sales price, $115,500, down 14.4 percent; average sales price, $125,199, down 15.6 percent; total homes sold, 124, down 0.8 percent; average days on the market, 173, up 11.6 percent.

Whatcom County – Median sales price, $250,000, down 3.1 percent; average sales price, $286,093, down 2.9 percent; total homes sold, 1,842, down 7.9 percent; average days on the market, 136, down 2.2 percent.

Comments

  1. Warner Robins Real Estate says:

    Very detailed Whatcom County market report. Some areas are up, others down…looks very similar to my area. Hopefully 2011 will be an “up” year across the board!

  2. Pensacola Real Estate says:

    Great, succinct year end recap of the Whatcom County real estate market. Thanks for the information!
    PensacolaRealEstate