As we wrapped up the first month in the 4th quarter, the October 2021 RE/MAX Housing Report saw a slight seasonal slowdown. However, winter is a great time to buy and sell! Bellingham listings were on the market for an average of 13 days - a 5% decrease from October 2020. Sudden Valley saw a 75% decrease from October of 2020, with homes on the market for just an average of 7 days! Serious buyers are on the look to buy, so now is the perfect time to sell your home. If the second half of your 2021 may involve buying or selling, now is a great time reach out to us for a free consultation to see how we can help you accomplish your goal!  

Dig into the details of the October 2021 Market Reports below or download the full report now.


Area Avg. Sold Price New Listings Active Listings Sold Listings
Whatcom County $614,000 369 340 378
Bellingham $800,000 105 74 109
Sudden Valley $519,000 23 14 17
Lynden $521,000 37 32 35
Ferndale $593,000 78 65 83
Birch Bay / Blaine / Point Roberts $573,000 51 62 61
Mount Baker / Deming $479,000 32 54 37

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We can definitely fill you in on details that are not listed on the report and help you determine the best home for you. If you are wondering if now is the time to sell, please try out our INSTANT home value tool. You’ll get an estimate on the value of your property in today’s market. Either way, we hope to hear from you soon as you get to know our neighborhoods and local real estate market better.