Building permits, January 2009

Filed on 31. Jan, 2009 in Data

The following recent building permit activity includes permits for commercial projects valued at $10,000 or more, and residential homes valued at $250,000 or more.



210 Lottie St., $166,000 for commercial alteration: repair/replace sewer line under floor of basement. Owner: City of Bellingham Finance. Applicant: Bellingham Public Works.

4220 Meridian St. Suite D, $45,000 for tenant improvement: convert existing commercial space (formerly Premier Wireless) into tea lounge and spa. Owner: Gregory C. and Elizabeth C. Grant. Applicant: Michael Shurte. Contractor: Shurte Contracting Inc.

2726 Alderwood Ave., $30,000 for commercial alteration: add 800 square foot detached storage building: Alderwood Convalescent Center. Owner: Clay & Clark. Applicant: Costello Design. Contractor: MP Costello Design & Construction LLC. Tenant: Alderwood Park Convalescent Center.

21 Bellwether Way, $8,993,306 for new commercial building over underground parking garage: Bellwether Gate. Owner: Port of Bellingham. Applicant: Grinstad & Wagner Architects.

3102 Newmarket St., $12,854,893 for new mixed used building: three floors of multi-family residential over two floors of mixed parking garage and commercial: Cornerstone Building. Owner: Talbot Real Estate LLC. Applicant: RMC Architects.

2222 Pacific St., $35,875 for commercial: new post-frame construction of 1,288 square foot storage building with accessible restroom. Owner: Scott Gray and Linderman Holding LLC. Applicant: Pioneer Post & Frame.

2105 F St. #101-103, $250,000 to remodel and convert an existing single family residence into a three-unit townhouse. Owner: David N. Hansen. Applicant: Grinstad & Wagner Architects.

1910 Broadway St., $164,000 for commercial conversion of fast food drive through to a new wine bar/bistro with outdoor patio. Owner: Betting the Farm LLC. Applicant: Carpenter Architects.

4540 Cordata Parkway Suite 105, $70,000 for tenant improvement: complete shell space to dental offices. Applicant: Chris and Ashlea Rosinski.

2121 Pacific St., $532,754 for new commercial storage building. Owner and tenant: Brooks Manufacturing Co. Applicant: Tony Freeland, RMC Architects.

1005 Harris Ave., $30,000 for tenant improvement to change existing retail space to cupcake shop, bring restroom accessibility compliance, and add kitchen equipment to upstairs loft area. Owner: Jacaranda Land Corporation. Applicant: Stone Canyon Construction. Tenant: Kate’s Cup Cakes.

1310 Ellsworth St. 101-202, $447,047 for new four-unit multifamily building on lot with existing SFR. Applicant: Grinstad & Wagner Architects.

2211 Elm St., $25,000 for tenant improvement: occupancy change from residential single to commercial office building (includes interior modifications and exterior ramp and parking): Davis Office. Owner: 2211 Elm LLC. Applicant: Scott Davis.

423 Kentucky St., $93,818 for commercial addition: add roof and walls enclosing truck loading zone. Owner: Loren J. Demuth and Theresa G. Green. Applicant: Tom Grinstad.

1641 Baker Creek Place, $120,000 for commercial alteration: new partition walls and fixtures including kitchen and two ADA restrooms for work release area. Owner: Gregory W. and Marylee Rustand. Applicant and contractor: Pioneer Human Services.

1319 Cornwall Ave., $20,000 to add walls to existing tenant’s office space to create conference room and a new office. Applicant: Robert Brim. Tenant: Baron & Co. Contractor: Alan Brim.

1026 21st St., $1,600,000 for new 18-unit, three-story apartment building. Owner: Sergey I. and Svetlana Savchuck.

1027 16th St., $30,000 for single family residence with attached garage. Applicant: Christopher Perkins. Contractor: HBC Homes.

1028 13th St., $508,313 for new single family residence, three-story with attached garage and finished basement. Owner: John H. and Juliana K. Friesen. Applicant: Fuller Building Design.

1011 Samish Way, $275,000 for new single family residence with attached garage and unfinished basement. Owner and applicant: Karmindar S. Randhawa.

3130 Howe Place Suite 101, $58,308 for tenant improvement to empty space: new general offices for Edward Jones. Owner: Shamrock Properties LLC. Applicant: Linn-Douglas Construction. Tenant: Edward Jones.

2726 Alderwood Ave., $30,000 for commercial building: detached storage building: Alderwood Park Convalescent Center. Owner: Clay & Clark. Applicant and contractor: MP Costello Design & Construction LLC. Tenant: Alderwood Park Convalescent Center.

4050 Hammer Drive, $22,019 for commercial addition: add 450 square foot space to existing warehouse. Owner: John J. and Janet L. Kupka. Applicant and contractor: Gustafson Construction. Tenant: Mobile Flooring.

4056 Bakerview Valley Road, $1,174,320 for new commercial building shell only: warehouse (no internal division, no proposed occupancy): Masonry Works Warehouse. Owner: Gerald G. and Karen L. Johnson. Applicant: Ed Essex.

1424 Cornwall Ave., $50,000 for tenant improvement: new espresso cafe, new demising wall to separate 1424 and 1426 Cornwall Ave. and new ADA restroom. Owner: Leopard Bow LLC. Applicant: Jim Degolier. Contractor: Squalicum Builders.

3130 Howe Place Suite 102, $100,000 for tenant improvement: new first-time tenant: Personal & Group Fitness, Consulting & Training. Owner: Shamrock Properties LLC. Applicant: Marcus Johnson.

BG Western Washington University, $500,000 for new biology department research greenhouse/office. Owner: Western Washington University. Applicant: Rolluda Architects.

1424 Cornwall Ave., $57,000 for tenant improvement: split existing retail space to provide for new coffee/cafe-type restaurant: Anker Cafe. Owner: Leopard Bow LLC. Applicant: Jim Degolier. Contractor: Squalicum Builders.

2925 James St., $50,000 for commercial alterations: demo portion of CMU spire and replace with prefab steel spire, replace portion of entry walkway. Owner and tenant: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Applicant: Gary Kienast.

2121 Pacific St., $956,086 for new open storage structure: Brooks Manufacturing Co. Owner and tenant: Brooks Manufacturing Co. Applicant: Tony Freeland and RMC Architects.

1027 16th St., $266,537 for new single family residence. Applicant: Christopher Perkins. Contractor: HBC Homes.



2200 Rimland Drive Suite 110, $22,000 for tenant improvement: add demising wall and new entry door to divide one suite into two. Owner: Barkley 2200 Building LLC. Contractor: HB Hansen Construction.

907 Harris Ave., $30,000 for commercial alteration: install nail salon on ground floor. Owner: Fairhaven Land Development LLC. Contractor: Sam-Son Remodeling Service.

179 Telegraph Rd., $40,000 for tenant improvement: combine two tenant spaces for retail furniture store: Rent-A-Center. Owner: ANZL-Meridian LLC. Contractor: MJS Contracting.

4280 Meridian St. Suite 110, $225,000 for tenant improvement: convert existing medical office space into clinic for hyperbaric treatment (includes exterior enclosure for oxygen tank): St. Joseph Hospital Wound Clinic. Owner: Norman F. Chang and Wintergreen LLC. Contractor: The Franklin Corporation.

1 Bellis Fair Parkway Suite K5548, $27,000 for tenant improvement: installation of pre-manufactured commercial kiosk inside existing shopping mall: Diamond Wireless. Owner: Bellis Fair Partners. Contractor: Lester Painting.

RG Western Washington University Stack 4, $350,000 to repair water damage to 16-unit apartment building: Ridgeway Gamma Stack 4. Owner: Western Washington University. Contractor: Belfor USA Group.

4545 Cordata Parkway, $185,000 for tenant improvements to portion of medical office building: Endoscopy. Owner: 4545 Cordata Parkway LLC. Contractor: Dawson Construction.

1414 12th St., $150,000 for tenant improvement: Banner Bank. Owner: Clanharmer LLC. Contractor: Faber Brothers Construction.

1212 N. State St., $25,000 for commercial alterations: update main floor toilet rooms and add new one to mezzanine in existing night club: Back Porch Alley. Owner: Barlow LLC and Windsor Hotel LLC.

1835 Barkley Blvd. Suite 201, $50,404 for tenant improvement: divide suite 201 into offices for federal agency. Owner: Talbot Real Estate LLC. Contractor: Dawson Construction.

1 Bellis Fair Parkway Suite 430, $30,000 for tenant improvement: convert retail clothing store to frozen yogurt shop: Yogu Frozen Yogurt. Owner: Bellis Fair Partners.

2211 Elm St., $37,000 for tenant improvement: occupancy change from residential single to commercial office building (includes interior modifications and exterior ramp and parking): Davis office. Owner: 2211 Elm LLC.

2714 Lynn St., $313,163 for new single family residence with attached garage. Owner: Richard McClenahan and Margaret Jacobson. Contractor: Kinship Design.

1515 Cornwall Ave., $75,000 for shell improvement: new toilet rooms and construct rear exit for future tenant. Owner: JFJ Company. Contractor: Rob Schmidt Building Services.

1319 Cornwall Ave. Suite 200, $20,000 for tenant improvement: reconfigure existing office spaces: Baron & Company. Contractor: Alan Brim.

3750 Meridian St., $95,000 for tenant improvement: renovate office lobby area of existing motel, enclosure of existing canopy area to create continental breakfast area: Econolodge. Owner: Charles and Se Eun Cha JT.

3130 Howe Place Suite 102, $100,000 for tenant improvement: new exercise studio: CrossfitX LLC. Owner: Shamrock Properties LLC. Contractor: Scoboria Construction.

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