KGMI News Reporting
By Karen Taylor
BELLINGHAM, Wash. – It’s still a buyer’s market in Whatcom County despite rising mortgage rates.
The average morgage rate is 4.5 percent, which is low for a 30 year loan.
Windermere realtor Mike Kent says Whatcom County is seeing more out-of-state buyers.
He says it’s also the first time in five years that more buyers are looking to upgrade to bigger, better homes.