July 3, 2022 — Bellingham real estate market at a glance:

  • 182 houses, 38 condos and 108 parcels are for sale in Bellingham today.
  • $699,000 is the median asking price for a single family home for sale.
  • 1,927 SQFT is the median size of a single family home for sale.
  • $363/SQFT is the median asking price per square foot for a single family home for sale.
  • 32 new homes in Bellingham are for sale today.
  • There are 1.67 months of residential housing supply. This indicates a severe seller's market with upward pressure on pricing.
    Calculation: 220 houses and condos for sale divided by 132 sales per month which is the trailing six month average.

Homes for Sale in Bellingham, WA

All (182)
$449,000 House For Sale 0 days
  • 3 bed 2 bath 1,459 SQFT Built 1968
  • 5207 Guide Meridian Bellingham WA 98226
  • This is Bellingham living at its finest! Absolutely stunning remodel with lovely open...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1962292. AJ Cawood, Dolan Realty Company
$849,900 House For Sale 0 days
  • 4 bed 2.75 bath 2,651 SQFT Built 1992
  • 1415 37th St Bellingham WA 98229
  • Lovely, updated home located in a great, South Bellingham neighborhood. 3 bdrms/3 bat...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1961762. Jim Kaemingk, Windermere Real Estate Whatcom
$550,000 House Listed Yesterday!
  • 3 bed 1 bath 1,056 SQFT Built 1974
  • 2415 H St Bellingham WA 98225
  • Cream puff, tastefully renovated, turn key one level home in popular core neighborhoo...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1961447. Bob Stull, RE/MAX Whatcom County, Inc.
$400,000  Bakerview #101 Listed Yesterday!
  • 2 bed 2.25 bath 1,337 SQFT Built 2006
  • 4043 Eliza Ave Unit 101 Bellingham WA 98226
  • Welcome to this N Bellingham condo that's a perfect place to call home. Full set of k...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1961783. Jay Baklund, Coldwell Banker Bain
  • 2 bed 2 bath 834 SQFT Built 2005
  • 1015 Railroad Ave Unit 519 Bellingham WA 98225
  • Amazing location, top-floor, end-unit condo (without neighbors on either side or abov...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1962032. Carol L. Wyda, COMPASS
  • 2 bed 2.5 bath 2,445 SQFT Built 2017
  • 1305 8th St Unit A-102 Bellingham WA 98225
  • Historic Fairhaven luxury townhome with Bay views. Light-filled living room, dining r...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1956417. Michelle R Harrington, COMPASS
$665,900 House Listed Yesterday!
  • 4 bed 2.5 bath 1,890 SQFT Built 2021
  • 711 (Lot 14) Northview St Bellingham WA 98226
    Builder: AJW Builders
  • Welcome to Northview! Bellingham's premier contemporary designed solar home community...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1961837. Robert D. Weston, Windermere Real Estate Whatcom
$690,000 House For Sale 2 days
  • 4 bed 2.5 bath 1,970 SQFT Built 2022
  • 4 Gray Birch Ln Bellingham WA 98229
    Builder: DJ and DJ inc.
  • Brand new home in Sudden Valley. Boasting an array of sleek finishes and open plan la...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1950235. Carmen Andrew, RE/MAX Whatcom County, Inc.
$529,500 Townhome For Sale 4 days
  • 3 bed 1.75 bath 1,631 SQFT Built 2022
  • 1634 Sunup Loop Bellingham WA 98226
    Builder: EverKept Construction
  • Brand new townhome in Bellingham's new Sunset Village community. This 3 story, 3 bedr...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1959820. Lynzi Cowden, Windermere Real Estate Whatcom
Today's Market at a Glance
July 3, 2022
Active
182 Houses 38 Condos 108 Parcels
For Sale Stats
$699,000
1,927 sqft
$363/sqft
Median values from the 182 single family homes for sale in Bellingham WA.
Closing Stats
$699,000
1,888 sqft
$370/sqft
Median values for the 625 single family Bellingham homes closed in the last 6 months.
Plus
32
New Homes
15% of the residential market
1.67
Months of Supply
This indicates a severe seller's market with upward pressure on pricing.
  • Homes closed June 2022: 163 21% from June 2021 (207).
  • $699,000 was the median sale price of single family houses closed in the last 6 months.
  • 1,888 SQFT was the median size of single family houses closed in the last 6 months.
  • $370/SQFT was the median price per square foot for single family homes closed in the last 6 months.
    Closed house price and size is computed by median 625 single family Bellingham homes closed in the last six months.
  • 146 residential closings have occurred in the last thirty days.
    Houses (114) · Condos (32)

Guide to Homes For Sale in Bellingham, WA

Bellingham, Washington is one of the fastest-growing cities in the nation. Those who love the Seattle, but long for the days when it was a bit smaller are gravitating towards this vibrant city. 

Families enjoy Bellingham for its slow-paced lifestyle, safe streets and its variety of family-friendly activities. 

Singles and couples enjoy Bellingham for its exciting downtown scene, more affordable cost of living and rich, outdoor opportunities.

Professionals and students may move to Bellingham to work at local tech companies or attend Western Washington University.

Location

Bellingham is a popular city located in Whatcom County on the state's western coast, just 20 miles south of the U.S.–Canadian border. 

About the Homes For Sale in Bellingham, WA

Bellingham homes range from cottages to ramblers to craftsman-style homes, most of which sit on large properties. Yards and decks are spacious and great for families or those who enjoy entertaining.

Single Family Homes in Bellingham, WA

  • 182 homes are currently listed for sale in Bellingham WA.
  • 1424 single family homes sold and closed in the last 12 months.
  • Prices - $699,000 was the median closing price in the last 6 months.
  • Sizes - 1,888 SQFT was the median home size.

Please see our Bellingham listings page for updates on a daily basis.

Condos and Condo Buildings

There is something for everyone when it comes to condos in Bellingham. Many condo buildings sit on or near the cities two waterfronts—Bellingham Bay and Lake Whatcom. For the commuter many other condos flank I-5 and are conveniently located near Bellingham airport. 

Condos

  • 38 condos are currently listed for sale in Bellingham WA.
  • In the last year, there were 353 condos sold and closed.

Please see Bellingham condos for more information on condos and complexes in Bellingham.

New Home Construction in Bellingham

Many of Bellingham's new homes are located in home communities like Sudden Valley, Village at King Mountain and Woodbury

New Construction Single Family Homes

  • 31 new homes are currently listed for sale in Bellingham WA.
  • 100 new single family homes sold and closed in the last 12 months.
  • Prices - $629,000 was the median closing price in the last 6 months.
  • Sizes - 1,890 SQFT was the median home size.

Please see our Bellingham new homes page for updates on a daily basis.

Schools in Bellingham, WA

Bellingham is served by the Bellingham school district. Public school elementary school options include:

  • Birchwood Elementary
  • Carl Cozier Elementary
  • Columbia Elementary
  • Happy Valley Elementary

The district is served by the following middle schools:

  • Fairhaven Middle School
  • Kulshan Middle School
  • Shuksan Middle School
  • Whatcom Middle School

The district's high schools are:

  • Bellingham High School
  • Options High School
  • Sehome High School
  • Squalicum High School

The district also has a handful of private schools, which include:

  • Bellingham Christian School (Pre-K–8)
  • The Franklin Academy (Pre-K–8)
  • Explorations Academy (6–12)

Activities, Parks & Recreation

Among the many exciting activities to enjoy in Bellingham is a cruise down Chuckanut Drive. Chuckanut Drive is a 24-mile scenic route that takes drivers and passengers along the Chuckanut Mountains. 

Another fun way to spend the day is exploring the Historic Fairhaven neighborhood. Beautiful brick buildings and other centuries-old relics remain standing since the area's settlement in the mid-1800s. The neighborhood is home to many unique shops and popular restaurants. 

But no visit to Bellingham is complete without a visit to Whatcom Falls Park, a 241-acre park, with four sets of waterfalls overflowing from Whatcom Creek.

Shopping & Restaurants

Popular restaurants in Bellingham include:

  • D'Anna's Cafe Italiano
  • Aslan Brewing Company
  • Anthony's Hearthfire Grill
  • Carnal

In addition to exciting, dining opportunities, Bellingham has many popular stores. These include:

  • Target
  • Macy's 
  • Trader Joe's
  • Walmart
  • Whole Foods

Getting Around Bellingham, WA

For individuals without vehicles of their own, there are also various ways to get around Bellingham. The Fairhaven Station in downtown Bellingham is a transportation hub where visitors can access local buses, Amtrak trains and even shuttle services to the Bellingham airport. 

For those looking to leave the city, Amtrak trains are a great option, with stations in major cities throughout the state.  

Finally, for commuters coming in and out of the city, I-5 runs north and south, creating easy access to Vancouver B.C., Everett, Seattle and Tacoma.

Common Commute Times (by car)

  • Everett - 1 hr 3 mins
  • Kirkland - 1 hr 24 mins
  • Downtown Seattle - 1 hr 40 mins
  • Bellevue - 1 hr 42 mins
  • Vancouver B.C. - 1 hr 26 mins

Bellingham, WA Real Estate Agent

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I'm interested in seeing and potentially buying in Bellingham, now what?

It's time to talk to a real estate agent about the properties you're most interested in. We recommend you contact Marilyn Buck, the Landcast team member covering Bellingham, WA.

Are there more homes for sale in Bellingham than shown on this page?

All MLS listed homes for sale in Bellingham, WA are on Landcast.

We sometimes know of off-market homes or new homes being built by home builders that aren't currently listed, to help find these unlisted homes for sale in Bellingham, we recommend you contact Marilyn Buck.

Where does Landcast get information about Bellingham?

Information about the listed homes for sale in Bellingham generally comes from the MLS. Information about neighborhoods in Bellingham, condos in Bellingham, and new homes in Bellingham, comes from the MLS, our research staff, public data, area home builders and from contributions from our users.