Top property sales, December 2008

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: Leslie Lohse
Buyer: Roland and Grace Schartner
Description: 1 -story house with 2,991 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, plus bonus room, built in 2004, 880 square foot attached garage; territorial view.
Address: 525 Wildrose Circle, Lynden
Price: $775,000
Date: 11/24/08

Seller: Robert and Celeste Shipp
Buyer: Donald and Lori Boyer (Kenmore, WA)
Description: New house with 165 feet shorefront, 165 feet tideland, wooded surroundings, marine view.
Address: 2695 Northshore Road, Bellingham
Price: $712,000
Date: 11/24/08

Seller: Triple R Residential Construction Company
Buyer: Patricia Newbold
Description: New 1 -story house with 2,622 square feet, 2,306 square foot finished basement, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, built in 2007, 624 square foot attached garage, 369 square foot patio; territorial view, wooded surroundings.
Address: 612 Linden Road, Bellingham
Price: $1,160,000
Date: 11/25/08


Residential Land

Seller: J. E. Ferguson & Sons, Inc.
Buyer: Don Tavis Construction (75% interest) and Walter and Hazel Richardson (25%) interest.
Description: 4 lots – marine and territorial view.
Address: 1810 35th St, Bellingham
Price: $165,000
Date: 11/20/08

Seller: Michael McCowan
Buyer: ConocoPhillips Company (Paso Robles, CA)
Description: 4.83 acres – territorial view.
Address: Slater Road, Ferndale
Price: $145,000
Date: 11/26/08

Seller: Michael and Leslie Lebeau
Buyer: The Springs Company (Lancaster, SC)
Description: 1.00 acre wooded land; foundation and building permit; marine view.
Address: 4600 Fieldston Road, Bellingham
Price: $2,000,000
Date: 11/21/08


Commercial Land

Seller: Three Rivers Timber Company
Buyer: City of Bellingham
Description: 37.00 acres – forest.
Address: Sedro-Woolley
Price: $225,000
Date: 12/10/08


Commercial Properties

Seller: John Damianidis
Buyer: City of Ferndale
Description: Restaurant with 2,400 square feet, 800 square foot unfinished basement, built in 1980, remodeled in 2007.
Address: 2113 Main St., Ferndale
Price: $480,000
Date: 11/21/08

Seller: Madrona Investment Properties, LLC
Buyer: Christopher and Ashlea Shepherd Rosinski
Description: Office with 2,300 square feet, built in 2006.
Address: Unit 105, Parkway Professional Building, 4540 Cordata Parkway, Bellingham
Price: $529,000
Date: 11/20/08

Seller: Tamra Marshall
Buyer: Mitchell Bernardi (Spokane, WA)
Description: 2 – offices/warehouses, service garage, storage and utility building and wash down area with a total of 6,465 square feet, built in 1975, remodeled in 2003.
Address: 1401 and 1407 Iowa St., 2010 Pacific St., Bellingham
Price: $310,000
Date: 11/20/08

Seller: John Kooy
Buyer: Garth and Andrea Kooy
Description: Store/office/warehouse with a total of 17, 300 square feet built in 1979, remodeled in 1997, 1.04 acres land.
Address: 1841 Front St., Lynden
Price: $325,000 (QCD)
Date: 11/20/08

Seller: Crown Court, LLC
Buyer: James and Doris Lundberg
Description: 2 new commercial condo units with a total of 2,219 square feet, built in 2008.
Address: Units 101 and 102 Crown Court Condominium, 6044 Portal Way, Ferndale.
Price: $360,000
Date: 11/21/08

Seller: Olympic Coast Investment, Inc.
Buyer: Charlotte Development, LLC
Description: Assisted living facility with 29,675 square feet, includes elevator and kitchen, built in 1996, remodeled in 2004, 52 parking spaces, 1.53 acres land.
Address: 5370 Barrett Road, Ferndale
Price: $4,100,000
Date: 11/26/08

Seller: The Asher Investment Group, LLC
Buyer: Cheema Mart, Inc.
Description: Service station with 2 – 10,000 gallon tanks and 1 – 8,000 gallon tank, convenience store with 2,250 square feet, built in 1999, remodeled in 2006.
Address: 415 East Holly St., Bellingham
Price: $1,600,000
Date: 12/10/08

Seller: Koo & Kim, LLC
Buyer: Resident Owned Parks, Inc. (Sacramento, CA)
Description: Mobile Home Community Park with 90 spaces, 1,144 square foot laundry/restroom, 216 square foot office/cabin. Mobile home with 560 square feet, built in 1963.
Address: 4414 Birch Bay Lynden Road, Blaine
Price: $1,524,750
Date: 12/12/08

Seller: Michael and Susan Golden
Buyer: Seas Holding, LLC (Anacortes, WA)
Description: 2 –story office with 7,726 square feet, built in 1960.
Address: 134 Price Ave., Bellingham
Price: $707,000
Date: 12/16/08

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