New listings increased as much as 50 percent in some areas, but the overall inventory continues to be very low creating frustration for and competition among Buyers.

February median sales prices and their change over the previous year were as follows:

  • Sudden Valley: $335,000 (up 4.6%)
  • Bellingham: $375,000 (down 0.5%)
  • Lynden: $340,000 (down 2.8%)
  • Ferndale: $310,000 (down 24.3%) 

The average number of days on market decreased in all areas except Ferndale and the number of homes sold in February stayed the same or saw in increase over January sales in all areas.

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Whatcom County Real Estate Market Report