Top property sales, January 2009

Filed on 31. Jan, 2009 in Data

The following is a list of recent commercial and high-end residential property sales in Whatcom County. Top properties is compiled by Wendy Darling with assistance from the county treasurer’s and assessor’s offices.


Residences above $700,000

Seller: Gregory Breakell and Sheila Say
Buyer: Donald and Catherine Hurlock (Wailuku, HI)
Description: 1 –and a half story house with 2,684 square feet, 756 square foot finished basement, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 1991, 624 square foot attached garage, 358 square foot patio, 135 feet waterfront, 135 feet tideland, 1.03 acres land; marine view.
Address: 6191 Semiahmoo Lane, Blaine
Price: $1,265,000
Date: 12/31/08

Seller: Jerry Curtis
Buyer: Kelly and Kristi Andrews
Description: 1 –and a half story house with 3,442 square feet, 3,167 square foot finished basement, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 2007, 1,012 square foot detached garage (plus living area above garage) 3 decks totaling 2,395 square feet, swimming pool, hot tub and observation tower, 1.61 acres land; marine and territorial view.
Address: 991 Lakeview St., Bellingham
Price: $1,480,000
Date: 12/31/08

Seller: Troy and Kristine Lautenbach
Buyer: Alisha Stubblefield
Description: 2 -story house with 2,529 square feet, 1,410 square foot finished basement, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 2001, 648 square foot attached garage, 504 square foot deck.
Address: 4731 Lost Creek Lane, Bellingham
Price: $840,000
Date: 01/07/09


Residential Land

Seller: Christopher and Holly Barbo
Buyer: John and Amy Raduege (Sussex, WI)
Description: Wooded lot – territorial view.
Address: 4723 Raptor Lane, Bellingham
Price: $280,000
Date: 12/19/08

Seller: Robert and Celeste Shipp
Buyer: City of Bellingham
Description: Wooded lot – marine view, 200 feet shorefront.
Address: Northshore Road, Bellingham
Price: $395,000
Date: 12/23/08

Seller: Cirby Crisp, Gina Johnson and Russell Oyer (50% interest) and Entrust Northwest, LLC, fbo Gina Johnson) (50% interest
Buyer: ConocoPhillips Company (Paso Robles, CA)
Description: 11.54 acres – territorial view.
Address: Slater Road, Ferndale
Price: $220,000
Date: 12/26/08

Seller: Gina Johnson and Russell Oyer (50% interest) and Entrust Northwest, LLC, fbo Russell Oyer) (50% interest
Buyer: ConocoPhillips Company (Paso Robles, CA)
Description: 8 acres – territorial view.
Address: Slater Road, Ferndale
Price: $160,000
Date: 12/26/08

Seller: Welsh Development, Inc.
Buyer: Nature Conservancy, a District of Columbia nonprofit corporation (Seattle, WA)
Description: 51.80 wooded acres – marine and territorial views, 4,200 feet waterfront, 4,200 feet tideland.
Address: A P A Road, Point Roberts
Price: $2,530,000
Date: 12/29/08

Seller: Welsh Development, Inc.
Buyer: View Crest, LLC
Description: Portion of 51.80 wooded acres – marine and territorial views.
Address: A P A Road, Point Roberts
Price: $150,000
Date: 12/29/08

Seller: Shiraz and Nella Balolia and Woodstock International, Inc.
Buyer: City of Bellingham
Description: 60 wooded acres, cell tower built in 2003, tower with two antennas, built in 2006 – marine view.
Address: Northshore Road and 3205 Sheridan Trail, Bellingham
Price: $1,300,000
Date: 12/29/08

Seller: Baycrest Investments, LLC
Buyer: JIJ Corporation
Description: 5.68 acres.
Address: Broadway, Blaine
Price: $65,000
Date: 12/30/08

Seller: Tom and Sheila Buggia
Buyer: Philip and Susan Sharpe
Description: 12 wooded lots.
Address: 4746 Lost Creek Lane, Bellingham
Price: $275,000
Date: 12/30/08

Seller: Mammoth Homes, Inc.
Buyer: William and Connie Cook (Olympia, WA)
Description: 1.23 wooded acres.
Address: Mt. Baker Highway, Glacier
Price: $375,000
Date: 12/30/08

Seller: Robert and Gloria Bovenkamp
Buyer: City of Lynden
Description: 1. 18 acres – plus 1 and a half story house with 2,720 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1990, 750 square foot built-in garage.
Address: 523 Judson St, Lynden
Price: $442,500
Date: 12/30/08

Seller: Michael Belisle
Buyer: Richard Faiola, MD and Wenche Faiola (Olympia, WA)
Description: 3 wooded lots – territorial view.
Address: Ruby Place, Bellingham
Price: $255,000
Date: 01/02/09

Seller: Homestead NW Development Co.
Buyer: West View Development, LLC
Description: 1 parcel – territorial view.
Address: Emerald Way, Lynden
Price: $160,000
Date: 01/07/09

Seller: Homestead NW Development Co.
Buyer: Thomas and Marie Griffith (Lakewood, WA)
Description: 2 parcels – territorial view.
Address: Emerald Way, Lynden
Price: $320,000
Date: 01/13/09

Seller: Timber Tech Construction, Inc.
Buyer: Richard Rush (Miami, FL)
Description: 24.85 acres – includes a mobile home with 1,080 square feet, built in 2000.
Address: 5049 Potter Road, Deming
Price: $395,000
Date: 01/15/09


Airplane Hangars

Seller: Robert and Elizabeth Delgatto
Buyer: Rene LaPlante and Rashelle Vandenberg
Description: Hangar with 941 square feet, built in 1993.
Address: #N-7, Strato Hangars Condominium, Michell Way, Bellingham
Price: $55,000
Date: 01/15/09

Seller: TN Development, Inc.
Buyer: Wayne Lutz and Margaret Lutz
Description: Hangar with 946 square feet, built in 1992.
Address: #S-6, Strato Hangars Condominium, Mitchell Way, Bellingham
Price: $53,500
Date: 01/15/09


Commercial Land

Seller: Bank of the Pacific
Buyer: City of Bellingham
Description: 4 lots – commercial mixed.
Address: 1115 Cornwall Ave, Bellingham
Price: $1,530,000
Date: 12/29/08

Seller: Bank of America
Buyer: M & G Farms, Inc.
Description: 39.09 acres – agricultural, sale includes 2 houses: 1) 2 -story house with 7,874 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 8 baths, built in 1954, remodeled in 1988, 1,156 square foot patio. 2) 1 –story house with 2,340 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 1971, remodeled in 1992, plus gazebo.
Address: 2330 East Badger Road, Everson
Price: $450,000
Date: 12/30/08

Seller: MGV Enterprises, Inc.
Buyer: Exitpoint Stallions Limited
Description: 20.00 acres – forest.
Address: Hillview Road, Sumas
Price: $249,000
Date: 12/30/08

Seller: Leo and Carol Aguilera
Buyer: Madrona Bay, LLC
Description: 1.03 acres
Address: 4033 Pacific Highway, Bellingham
Price: $621,000
Date: 12/30/08

Commercial Properties
Seller: Wells Fargo Bank
Buyer: Mahmoud and Yanolla Boulos
Description: Bank with 2,570 square feet, built in 1980.
Address: 5706 Fourth Ave., Ferndale
Price: $130,000
Date: 12/04/09

Seller: FRE 370, LLC
Buyer: James Coady (Vancouver, BC)
Description: Whalen’s RV Park with 46 spaces, 1,320 square foot restroom/storage facilities. Includes a 1 – story house with 2,064 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, built in 1989. Mobile home with 672 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, built in 1968, 7.79 acres land.
Address: 82 Derby Ave., Point Roberts
Price: $899,000
Date: 12/18/08

Seller: Ufkes Properties, LLC
Buyer: 1809 Properties, LLC
Description: 18 – unit apartment building with a total of 16,621 square feet, built in 1967, remodeled in 1978, 1,452 square foot basement garage, 3,210 square foot carport; marine and territorial views.
Address: 1020 South 11th St., Bellingham
Price: $1,800,000
Date: 12/26/08

Seller: Careage Healthcare of California, Inc.
Buyer: NHP Bellingham, LLC
Description: 2 story –Healthcare and Rehab facility with 61,941 square feet, built in 2000, elevator and 116 parking spaces, 3.17 acres land.
Address: 4680 Cordata Parkway, Bellingham
Price: $9,000,000
Date: 12/31/08

Seller: Fairhaven Village Partners, LLC
Buyer: Wayne and Marilyn Miletta (Las Vegas, NV)
Description: Restaurant (Colophon Café) and retail stores with a total of 9,000 square feet, built in 1891, remodeled in 2007; marine view.
Address: 1208 – 1212 11th St., Bellingham
Price: $1,900,000
Date: 12/31/08

Seller: Baker Business Center, LLC
Buyer: Airtech Holdings, LLC
Description: 2 new office/warehouse units with a total of 3,453 square feet, built in 2008.
Address: Units 108 and 109, Building A, Baker Business Center, 4110 Strider Loop, Bellingham
Price: $424,000
Date: 12/31/08

Seller: Ebright Enterprises, Inc.
Buyer: 1508 Properties, LLC
Description: Mobile home park with 61 spaces, built in 1952, remodeled in 1964, 3.27 acres land.
Address: 2500 Samish Way, Bellingham
Price: $2,136,407
Date: 01/08/09

Seller: Chispa Real Estate, LLC fka PRWEB, LLC
Buyer: Belay, LLC
Description: 2 -story office with 2,527 square feet, built in 1979, remodeled in 2005.
Address: 2084 Alder St., Ferndale
Price: $340,000
Date: 01/14/09

Seller: DWA of Belvedere, Inc. and David Allen et al.
Buyer: Calvin and Bernetta Leenstra
Description: 2 – 3 story with 5 buildings, 30-unit apartment building with a total of 23,292 square feet, built in 1976, 47 parking spaces.
Address: 927 22nd St. and 926 23rd St., Bellingham
Price: $1,950,000
Date: 01/20/09

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