heather stevenson real estate: PENDING - 3836 Del Bonita Wy in Tweed Twenty, Bellingham, WA - 05/06/21 10:34 AM
Click below to check out my new listing in Tweed Twenty
Stunning 3 bed / 2 bath Tweed Twenty rambler, completely renovated with top-of-the-line finishes throughout. Property has an extra long driveway for ample parking, raised garden beds, gravel walkways, and even a brand-new waterfall feature. Watch the abundant wildlife and enjoy the sounds of the water as you enjoy hot tubbing, cooking, or meals in the open concept kitchen, dining, and living room- all right next to the generous deck that’s perfect for entertaining. The extensive kitchen features an expansive island with seating for company and plenty of cupboards and storage. … (3 comments)

heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Apr 26 - May 2) - 05/03/21 11:35 AM
A tiny bit of relief last week as more listings hit the market on the residential side.
The condo market looks bad in the graph (more sold than listed) but the inventory is up with 43 active compared to 34 active last week!
Have a great week!
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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Apr 19 - Apr 25) - 04/26/21 11:47 AM
The trend continues with more listings pending than listed last week, the median active list price for residential in Whatcom County is $537,000 and $382,000 for condos.
This market is tough for buyers, they need to be quick to have a chance to win a bid.
 
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heather stevenson real estate: PENDING - 5 Mountain Ash Ct in Sudden Valley, Bellingham, WA - 04/22/21 03:46 PM
Click below to check out my new listing in Sudden Valley.
4 bed/2.75 bath home on a huge double lot with flat driveway in a small cul-de-sac in Sudden Valley. Sellers added a 4th bed and 3/4 bath downstairs in 2019-20. New roof, new water heater (on demand), new washer/dryer, new dishwasher in the past 2 1/2 years-all appliances stay! The kitchen features a large pantry and a huge island that is perfect for celebrations. Open concept living room has vaulted ceilings and gas fireplace for extra comfort. The master suite has an en suite bath with double sinks and walk-in closet. … (2 comments)

heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Apr 12 - Apr 18) - 04/19/21 02:56 PM
Last week was bigger for new residential listings than last week (67) but we're still very much in a seller's market due to the lack of inventory especially since the solds and pended are up from last week as well.
There were also more condos listed last week than the prior week but more pended and sold just like in the residential market.
Have a great week!
Heather Stevenson BROKER
CELL 360.441.7120

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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Apr 5 - Apr 11) - 04/12/21 10:26 PM
Here's your latest listing report. We had 67 new listings compared to 87 that sold/pended in residential. As of 4/12 12:00 PM there were 195 active listings in Whatcom County.
In the condo market, there were 11 new listings while 23 either sold or pended and as of 12:00 PM on 4/12 there are 35 active condo listings in Whatcom County.
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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Housing Update March 2021 - 04/05/21 11:42 AM
Here are the Whatcom County numbers for March 2021 compared to March 2020 and 2019.
We can see that the number of new listings is down while the sale price and price per square foot are up on the residential side. The days on market are down, buyers need to be ready to act immediately in this hot market. 
The condominium market is very similar to the residential market with extremely low inventory for the back log of buyers that have been making multiple offers to finally get under contract.
The vacant land market in Whatcom County is a little all over the place. … (0 comments)

heather stevenson real estate: Skagit County Housing Update March 2021 - 04/05/21 11:28 AM
Here are the Skagit County numbers for March 2021 compared to March 2020 and 2019. 
For residential, we can see that the number of listings was equal to last year but the median sold price is up and the days on market is down. That means buyers need to be "Buyer Ready, Day 1" - ask me about my program to help buyers be ready to offer immediately and beat competing buyers.
For the condo market in Skagit County, the # of listings was up while the median sales price is down but look at the days on market, it's down from last … (1 comments)

heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Mar 29 - Apr 4) - 04/05/21 09:50 AM
Happy April!
Last week the pendings outnumbered the new listings in both the residential and condominium markets.
The median active price per square foot for residential is $285 and for condos is $387.
It is a tough market for buyers as the inventory is still scarce. 
One of those condo sales last week was mine. 😊
Have a great week!
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CELL 360.441.7120

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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Mar 22 - Mar 28) - 03/29/21 04:29 PM
Yay, the spring market is in full swing and there are more listings this week for residential and just about the same for the condo market.
More listings = more choices and a little less competition for buyers.
Watch the interest rates as they are starting to climb but they're still very low.
There are 214 active residential and 39 active condominiums as of 3/29 at 11:00 AM.
Call me if you have any questions about a particular city or neighborhood as I have a stat for that!
Have a great week!
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CELL 360.441.7120

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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Mar 15 - Mar 21) - 03/23/21 01:58 PM
The trend continues with fewer new listings compared to pended/solds.
2021 Stats to date:
Residential:
New Listings: 626
Sold: 476
Median List Price: $489,900
Median Sold Price: $500,000
Condominium:
New Listings: 136
Sold: 125
Median List Price: $284,800
Median Sold Price: $278,000
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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Mar 8 - Mar 14) - 03/16/21 05:06 PM
Here's last weeks residential and condo listing numbers. I thought I'd compare to the same days as 2020 - here's how 2020 looked:
2020 Residential:
New listings 80 - this year 68.
Pended listings 52 - this year 58.
Sold listings 43 - this year 46.
Less new listings this year but more pended and more sold!
2020 Condo:
New listings 21 - this year 13.
Pended listings 13 - this year 10.
Sold listings 11 - this year 7.
Less listings, less pended and less sold in the condo market.
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heather stevenson real estate: Skagit County Housing Update February 2021 - 03/10/21 05:32 PM
Here are the numbers for Skagit County for February. March 1st, we've started the spring market and we should hopefully see more listings than in February. For residential, new listings were down, pendings were up and solds were up from February last year. The median sale price was up by 13% while days on market was down 73%! That's a shortage and supply and demand is what is bringing that median sold price up.
See below for February numbers for each city - check out Anacortes with a median sale price over $613,000. The month's supply is a month or lower is … (2 comments)

heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Mar 1 - Mar 7) - 03/10/21 04:24 PM
Last week's numbers are similar to the previous week. Watch for new listings coming on Thursdays and Fridays! Now that open houses are allowed again and the weather might be nice, it could be a big weekend for open houses.   
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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County February 2021 Housing Recap - 03/05/21 08:02 PM
More Listings Will Arrive This Month
After an intense winter in the Whatcom County real estate market, more new resale listings are on the horizon this month. March historically marks the beginning of the eight month prime-time real estate market.
Whatcom County is virtually sold out up to the $1.5 million price point. Sales Activity Intensity™ for homes up to $500,000 is extremely high, what I consider “uber frenzy”; 64 percent of sales activity occurs in this price range. There is predominantly frenzy Sales Activity Intensity™ for homes in the $500,000 to $1.5 million range.
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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Feb 22 - Feb 28) - 03/01/21 10:11 AM
On both residential and condos - the pendings and/or solds are outnumbering the new listings but there were a few more new residential listings than from last week.
New condo listings stayed at 8 which also skews the median price to higher than it really is for Whatcom County. I'll be posting more info for the whole month of February later this week.
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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Feb 15 - Feb 21) - 02/23/21 04:04 PM
Here are the numbers for last week in Whatcom County. 
The median list price for condos is skewed a little with only 8 new listings and one being $1.5 million (awww, state street!).
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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Feb 8 - Feb 14) - 02/16/21 08:54 AM
Listings picked up a bit this week for the residential market but not so much for condos in Whatcom County. Each week we are getting closer to the spring market (even though it certainly didn't feel like it outside!). There are 195 active residential listings and 38 active condo listings as of February 16th at 10:20 am. The average days on market between $200,000 and $600,000 is 33 days (for January/February sold residential listings).
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heather stevenson real estate: Whatcom County Real Estate (Feb 1 - Feb 7) - 02/09/21 01:43 PM
The pending and sold listings are still soaking up all the new residential listings in Whatcom County. 
Lots of new condo listings last week, however.
In the same 7 days last year, we had 48 new residential listings with a median price of $421,950 and 10 new condo listings with a median price of $286,500.
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heather stevenson real estate: Skagit County Housing Update January 2021 - 02/04/21 11:13 AM
Here's the housing update for Skagit County - just like its neighbor, Whatcom County, we're very much in a seller's market but this January in the residential new listings, we were up 20%. That's great but the pending and sold were both also up 34% and 12%, respectively. So the inventory, overall, is still extremely low.

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