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Lynden, Washington is located just four miles south of the Canadian Border and is only 15 minutes north of Bellingham. Lynden lies between the natural beauty of Mt. Baker and the San Juan Islands. Lynden boasts a strong Dutch heritage and a strong sense of community. Lynden is known as a great place to raise a family and has very strong public and private school systems. To view homes in a particular Lynden area, click on the following links:

January 31st, 2018

Washington State – Water – Hirst Victory

Written by The Muljat Group North

The Washington State House and Senate reached a deal and passed SB 6091 on January 18, 2018, which fixes the 2016 Washington State Supreme Court ruling known as the Hirst decision. Governor Inslee signed the Hirst fix legislation at 12:25 p.m. on January 19, 2018. Whatcom County will now be accepting permit applications …

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January 30th, 2018

Awards & Installations

Written by The Muljat Group North
Awards & Installations

The Whatcom County Assocation of Realtors┬«, held its 110th Awards and Installations on, January 12, 2018, and it was a sold out event! All proceeds from raffle ticket sales were donated to, Lydia Place in Bellingham. There are many outstanding individuals in the real estate industry and it was a night of special recognition …

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January 9th, 2018

Aid to Help End Homelessness for Bellingham Families

Written by The Muljat Group North
Aid to Help End Homelessness for Bellingham Families

From left) Troy Muljat, Misha Collins, Emily O'Connor and Vicki Vantoch pose for a picture outside Lydia Place's Bell Tower Community Center. (Courtesy of Sarah Deeder | Lydia Place) by ehamann Filed on 03. Jan, 2018 in Contents, Features, News By Emily Hamann The Bellingham Business Journal Local families …

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December 29th, 2017

2018 Real Estate Predictions

Written by The Muljat Group North
2018 Real Estate Predictions

Below are predictions for the 2018 real estate market, based on data that was available at the time this was written: Interest Rates ... With the Tax Reform Bill and new infrastructure, we expect interest rates to rise. A climb to 4.0%-4.5% is probable but it is possible that if the economy grows at a good clip next …

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December 18th, 2017

Mortgage Rates Hold Steady

Written by The Muljat Group North
Mortgage Rates Hold Steady

Mortgage rates were in a holding pattern this week, even after the Federal Reserve voted Wednesday to hike its benchmark interest rate. "As widely expected, the Fed increased the federal funds target rate this week for the third time in 2017," says Len Kiefer, Freddie Mac's deputy chief economist. "The market …

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August 9th, 2017

2017 Northwest Washington Fair

Written by The Muljat Group North
2017 Northwest Washington Fair

Five days until the Northwest Washington Fair in Lynden. You don't want to miss out on any of the fun! Carnival rides, great food fair, awesome grandstand entertainers, demolition derby, rodeo, animal exhibits, quilts, canning, arts, photography, 4H and FFA exhibits. For over 100 years the Northwest Washington Fair has …

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July 20th, 2017

19th Annual Curt Maberry Memorial Classic 3-On-3

Written by The Muljat Group North
19th Annual Curt Maberry Memorial Classic 3-On-3

The Curt Maberry 3-On-3 literally took over Lynden last weekend. Our office presents and organizes this community event every year and next year will be the 20th year. We welcomed over 200 teams to Lynden with athletes from kindergarten to men's competitive. The 3-On-3 is held in conjunction with the Northwest Raspberry …

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July 11th, 2017

Northwest Raspberry Festival

Written by The Muljat Group North
Northwest Raspberry Festival

The Northwest Raspberry Festival is this weekend, July 14-15, 2017, in downtown, Lynden. Don't miss out on all the fun events happening in "Berry Beautiful Lynden" The Muljat Group North Real Estate office will be presenting the 19th Annual Curt Maberry Memorial Classic 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Friday & Saturday. …

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May 3rd, 2017

Escalation Clause With Competing Offers

Written by The Muljat Group North

It's a hot real estate market! The brokers at the office are dealing with competing offers and some buyer's are willing to pay more that what the seller is asking. With multiple-offer situations, we see escalator clauses being more widely used. Adding an escalation clause to your offer is strategy you can use when competing …

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March 27th, 2017

10 Tips To Increase Your Home’s Value!

Written by The Muljat Group North
10 Tips To Increase Your Home’s Value!

#1. Fix All Repairs! Remember that not all improvements are cosmetic. Fixing roofs, inspecting for termites and hidden water leaks are just some of the things to keep an eye out for. Consider hiring an inspector to help. #2. Add Fresh Paint. Simply purchasing a $25 gallon of neutral paint (to appeal to a broader audience) …

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