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Whatcom, Skagit home sales drop as mortgage rates rise

One analytics firm forecasts a likely Bellingham price decline

An aerial view of residential neighbourhoods near downtown Bellingham.
Third-quarter 2022 home sales dropped 19.9% in Whatcom County and 15.6% in Skagit County compared to the same period in 2021. Bellingham, viewed here, continued to see median sales prices rise 10.1% on an annual basis. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
Frank Catalano
By Frank Catalano CDN Business Contributor
Cash is king. If third-quarter home sales data in Whatcom and Skagit counties seem like a Halloween
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