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May 25, 2011

Fannie Mae's HomePath Mortgage can be a great deal for a buyer.

The HomePath Mortgage in Bellingham WA

The HomePath Mortgage is a home loan that will allow borrowers to purchase a Fannie Mae owned property with as little as 3% down and with no mortgage insurance, which is normally required with down payments of less than 20%. The buyer saves several ...

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May 19, 2011

Buy Now Vs Buy Later

If your waiting or the market to decline some more before buying that new home, you might also want to consider what effect the interest rates will have on your payment.

Take a look at this scenario for something to think about.

If you're sitting on the fence and ...

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April 20, 2011

Remember Who It Is We Really Work For!!

Thank you to the "too busy" listing agent for not answering your phone, returning your messages and for not taking care of your client!!  Yeesh!

I had a gentleman contact me who wanted information and to see one of your listings.  He found your ad on craigslist and ...

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April 20, 2011

The Facts about Foreclosures, Short Sales and HUD Homes

Hot deals. Rock bottom prices.  Getting the most for your dollar.

Most buyers these days are looking for a deal/steal in real estate.  Whether you are an investor or first time home buyer, it's hard to pass up some of these prices.  With prices low ...

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April 2, 2011

Free Oil Tank Insurance - PLIA in WA State

Thanks to Marybeth Cicirello from our Seattle office for this information. It is important for some homeowners with underground oil tanks to know about.

If you own a house with an oil tank make sure that you're on file with WA state as having PLIA (Pollution Liability Insurance Program ...

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March 28, 2011

Bellingham is a great place for Boats

Bellingham is a great place for if your into boats. Bellingham residents and visitors can take advantage of all kinds of boats sailboats, power boats, row boats, canoes and kayaks and more.

We have convenient access to, the San Juan Islands and the Gulf Islands of British Columbia. For those ...

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March 25, 2011

Relocate to Bellingham

Here is a list of resources that will help you with relocation.  Finding a Job, check...finding a home, check...Whats next?

Protect Your Move

...created by the Federal Motor Career Safety Administration (part of the US Dept. of Transportation), this site is here to help plan your move and ...

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March 20, 2011

Short Sales and Foreclosures

Have you been searching for Short Sales and Foreclosures in Whatcom County, WA?

I have received several foreclosure and short sale inquiries in the past few months. Many people are not aware that short sales and foreclosures are not necessarily the best deals in Whatcom County, WA. When you are ...

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March 16, 2011

Great Places to Eat in Everson and Nooksack WA

If you are planning on relocating to the Everson Nooksack are of Whatcom County WA you should probably know that they have great dining and take-out

Bobby Lee's Pub and Eatery

108 W. Main St.

Everson, WA 98247


Herb Niemann's Steak & Schnitzel House

203 W.Main ...

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Feb. 9, 2011

Bellingham Real Estate Market Activity Snapshot: January 30, 2011 - February 5, 2011

The following data is for Single Family Residential Homes:

New Listings: 15

Closed Sales: 7

Pending Sales: 22

* Average List Price: $281,089
* Average Sale Price: $273,145

* Sale-to-List Price Ratio: 97.2%
* Average Days on Market: 185

Total active listings at the end of the week: 407
If you ...

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