Top properties

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: Toft Construction, LLC
Buyer: Kevan and Polly Kvamme
Description: New house – territorial view.
Address: Canvasback Road, Blaine
Price: $1,610,490.58
Date: 10/31/07

Seller: John and Martha Zimmerman
Buyer: Michael Haslip and Lewei Zhang
Description: 1 -story house with 2,314 square feet, 864 square foot finished basement, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1992, 504 square foot attached garage, 440 square foot balcony; marine view.
Address: 5904 Normar Place, Blaine
Price: $779,000
Date: 11/01/07

Seller: Donald and Gloria Walker
Buyer: Allen and Kristeen Peterson
Description: 2 -story house with 3,510 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1993, 210 square foot built-in garage, 144 square foot deck, 135 feet waterfront, beach access; marine view.
Address: 4081 Sucia Drive, Ferndale
Price: $900,000
Date: 11/15/07

Seller: Lorne and Karen Nielson
Buyer: Bruno Freschi and Vaune Ainsworth
Description: 2 -story house with 1,880 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, built in 1986, 462 square foot attached garage, 828 square foot deck, 60 feet waterfront; marine and territorial view.
Address: 1649 Edwards Drive, Point Roberts
Price: $1,261,000
Date: 11/21/07


Residential Land

Seller: Pauline Geri
Buyer: Jeffrey and Elisabeth Kenoyer
Description: Lot – marine view.
Address: 11th Street, Bellingham
Price: $725,000
Date: 10/11/07

Seller: Primrose Land Company, LLC
Buyer: Telegraph Partners, LLC (Santa Barbara, CA)
Description: 6.90 acres – house and outbuildings of no economic value on land.
Address: 3951 Primrose Lane, Bellingham
Price: $1,245,000
Date: 10/26/07

Seller: Harold White
Buyer: Telegraph Partners, LLC (Santa Barbara, CA)
Description: 1.94 acres – 3 story house with 1,704 square feet, built in 1968 on land.
Address: 773 Telegraph Road, Bellingham
Price: $556,500
Date: 10/26/07

Seller: Paul and Karen Kreider
Buyer: Telegraph Partners, LLC (Santa Barbara, CA)
Description: 3.47 acres – 1 -story house with 1,736 square feet, built in 1900 on land.
Address: 775 Telegraph Road, Bellingham
Price: $991,100
Date: 10/26/07

Seller: Gerald and Kitty Friesen
Buyer: Robin and Annette Holcomb (Seattle,WA)
Description: Lot
Address: 17th Street, Bellingham
Price: $260,000
Date: 10/31/07

Seller: Richard and Margaret Hinshaw
Buyer: 1659 Holdings, Ltd. (Port Coquitlam, BC)
Description: 2 lots – 62 feet waterfront, beach access, marine view.
Address: Harnden Road, Lummi Island.
Price: $55,000
Date: 10/31/07

Seller: Villy Grabas
Buyer: Kerry Moir and Lorraine Van Baggen (Richmond, BC)
Description: Lot – Birch Bay Park, marine view.
Address: 7403 Jackson Road, Blaine
Price: $236,000
Date: 11/01/07

Seller: Soren Storgaard and Maray Brown
Buyer: Shawn and Jacqueline Kennedy (Calgary, Alberta)
Description: Lot – Pinckney Park, marine view, 60 feet tideland.
Address: Oertel Drive, Blaine
Price: $415,000
Date: 11/01/07

Seller: Kurt Saldin
Buyer: Andrew and Brandi Wingrove (Pitt Meadows, BC)
Description: Lot – marine and territorial view.
Address: 12 Marina Drive, Bellingham
Price: $200,000
Date: 11/02/07

Seller: Semiahmoo Company and Trillium Corporation
Buyer: City of Bellingham
Description: 23.09 acres.
Address: Horton Road, Bellingham
Price: $1,800,000 (Gift of Equity)
Date: 11/16/07

Seller: Dean and Rosemarie Francis
Buyer: LMS Blaine, LLC (Woodmere, NY)
Description: 31.10 acres.
Address: Drayton Harbor Road, Blaine
Price: $975,000
Date: 11/21/07


Commercial Land

Seller: Kenneth Syre
Buyer: Trillium Corporation
Description: 20 acres with a mobile home– timber.
Address: 6400 Goodwin Road, Everson
Price: $250,000
Date: 10/05/07

Seller: Earth Links, Inc.
Buyer: Whatcom County
Description: 73.08 acres – timber.
Address: Silver Lake Road and 7660 Mt. Baker Highway, Deming
Price: $510,000
Date: 10/05/07

Seller: C & G Timber, Inc. a.k.a IP Forestry, LLC
Buyer: Merrill & Ring Forest Products, L.P. (Seattle, Wa)
Description: 160.00 acres – forest land.
Address: Sedro-Woolley (no address available)
Price: $346,000
Date: 10/12/07

Seller: Judy Remington
Buyer: Nielsen Brothers, Inc.
Description: 127.00 acres – timber.
Address: Reese Hill Road, Sumas
Price: $422,000
Date: 10/18/07

Seller: John Bullene and Elaine Dick, f.k.a Elaine Farrington
Buyer: PLV Holding, LLC
Description: Patented Mining claims in the Mt. Baker Mining District.
Address: Mt. Baker
Price: $225,000
Date: 10/26/06/07

Seller: Donald Aho
Buyer: Crown Court, LLC
Description: Portion of 8.86 acres lot – highway commercial with 814 square feet storage area.
Address: 6048 Portal Way, Ferndale
Price: $950,000
Date: 11/06/07

Seller: David and Bonita Ebenal
Buyer: SD Company, LLC
Description: Lot – light impact industrial – permits for 2 commercial buildings.
Address: 4290 Pacific Highway, Bellingham
Price: $1,100,000
Date: 11/08/07

Seller: Carolyn Moss
Buyer: BP West Coast Products, LLC (La Palma, CA)
Description: 29.85 acres – forest.
Address: Blaine Road, Blaine
Price: $395,000
Date: 11/13/07

Seller: Cranmay Holdings Ltd.
Buyer: Bayfield Development Group, LLC
Description: 21.18 acres – general commercial – South-Freeway Short Plat
Address: Ferndale
Price: $880,000
Date: 11/20/07


Commercial Properties

Seller: Thomas and Martina Horn Foundation
Buyer: Whatcom Educational Credit Union
Description: Store with 1,497 square feet, built in 1940, recently remodeled.
Address: 701 East Holly Street, Bellingham
Price: $320,000
Date: 10/26/07

Seller: Kenneth and Sonja Schorr
Buyer: Sucia Bay Development, LLC
Description: 2 –story store/garage/ office and storage with a total of 11,598 square feet, built in 1992, remodeled in 2005 (garage built in 1930).
Address: 102 West Main Street, Everson
Price: $560,000
Date: 10/29/07

Seller: Mount Baker Baptist Camp
Buyer: Bible Believers of Washington
Description: Bible camp and conference center with office, classrooms, 16 cabins, 4 houses, 2 mobile homes, snack bar, dining hall, 2 chapels, equipment and maintenance shops, utility building, water tank, RV spaces, shower and laundry facilities, 44.11 acres land.
Address: 8444 Mt. Baker Highway, Deming
Price: $1,825,000
Date: 10/31/07

Seller: Steven and Kathleen Broman
Buyer: Farshid and Katherine Rezvani, Adib and Sohelya Jamshedi
Description: Store with 7,673 square feet, built in 1922, remodeled in 2001.
Address: 1322 –1324 Cornwall Avenue, Bellingham
Price: $875,000
Date: 10/31/07

Seller: Hansra Family LP
Buyer: Dean and Mary Brett and Coats Real Estate, LLC
Description: 2 commercial condo units with a total of 2,569 square feet, built in 2005; marine view.
Address: Units 103 and 104, Harris Square Condominium, 1310 10th Street, Bellingham
Price: $725,000
Date: 11/02/07

Seller: Jack and Diane Hanson
Buyer: Final Finish by Design, Inc.
Description: Garage with 2,760 square feet, built in 1946.
Address: 2529 Meridian Street, Bellingham
Price: $381,000
Date: 11/08/07

Seller: Ralph and Ruth Barker
Buyer: Lummi Tribe of the Lummi Reservation, a Federal Tribe
Description: Mobile home park with 6 units, remodeled in 2002, includes a 1 -story house with 1,656 square feet, built in 1975, 90 feet waterfront; marine view.
Address: 2751 Haxton Way, Bellingham
Price: $754,500
Date: 11/9/07

Seller: Astoria Partners, LP
Buyer: 2600 Alderwood, LLC
Description: 2 -story 72 – unit apartment building with 44,104 square feet, includes a laundry/office area, clubhouse and pool, built 1974, 2.05 acres land.
Address: 2600 Alderwood Avenue, Bellingham
Price: $1,944,168.47
Date: 11/09/07

Seller: Time Oil Co.
Buyer: Petrosun West, LLC (75% interest) and Bedrock Oil, Inc. (25% interest) (Kent, WA)
Description: Service station with 2,400 square feet convenience store, 1 –10,000 gallon tank, 2 – 8,000 gallon tanks, built in 1984, remodeled in 1997.
Address: 1300 E. Sunset Drive, Bellingham
Price: $285,500
Date: 11/21/07

Seller: Michael and Sally Zabel (50% interest) and Jeannette Zabel (50% interest)
Buyer: Marine Mercer Properties, LLC (Incline Village, NV)
Description: Warehouse with 16,129 square feet, built in 1966, 5.00 acres land.
Address: 782 Marine Drive, Bellingham
Price: $1,300,000
Date: 11/26/07

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