55+ Communities- Whatcom County
BELLINGHAM - CONDOS
Windermere Condos – Bellingham – Fairhaven
Contemporary Condos built in 1984 enjoy South Hill views of Fairhaven and the water. Private entrances and elevators to all levels including underground parking add to the amenities of this community. Each unit has balconies for entertaining and enjoying the unique lifestyle this community has to offer. Close to Boulevard Park, trails, restaurants and Fairhaven Shopping. Amenities include: Cable TV, disabled access, elevator, fire sprinklers, high speed Internet, 1 parking space.
HOA Fees: $427/month
Garden Towers – Bellingham
Located close to Bellingham Bay, residents of this gated community enjoy breathtaking bay, city and mountain views. Elevator service to all levels including parking and heated storage area and disabled access is available. Private balconies for entertainment. Easy access to WWU, downtown and Fairhaven. Amenities include Cable TV, garbage, water/sewer, common area maintenance, earthquake insurance, elevator, high speed Internet, 2 parking spaces, outside entry, and security gate.
El Dorado Condos – Bellingham
The El Dorado Condos are a beautiful set of condos located in the Cordata neighborhood in northern Bellingham. They are a gated, age restricted (55+) community, and they were built with style and convenience in mind. The El Dorado Condos were built in 2005, and there are 12 buildings with a total of 63 condos. Each building has an elevator, and each condo has its own private one car detached garage. These condos were built for easy living, for adults that appreciate the beauty of the outdoors. The condominium is nestled in a wooded grove, and the landscaping is immaculate. Residents enjoy total privacy and security, as the complex is fully gated and fenced off. The complex includes a beautiful clubhouse with kitchen inside, a dog run, a community garden and a putting green for the golf enthusiasts.
The interior of these condos speak for themselves. While the floor plans are all a little different, and have the options of 1 to 3 bedrooms, every single one of the El Dorado Condos has cable TV, high speed internet, vaulted 10 ft. ceilings, radiant floor heat and a gas fireplace. Most of the condos also include features like granite countertops, stainless steel appliances in the kitchen and private decks overlooking the greenbelt. This sanctuary of design and comfort truly exemplifies the Pacific Northwest. Enjoy the privacy of a gated community while still only being a few minutes’ drive away from the heart of downtown Bellingham, with all its restaurants and shopping.
Parkway Square – Bellingham – Fairhaven
Cozy single level condos in Fairhaven were built in 1995 and feature a one car garage. They are walking distance from Historic Downtown Fairhaven and just minutes from I-5. The condo offers ample guest parking, a clubhouse and secured mail room. It also has a beautifully maintained green space and easy access to many great trails in the Bellingham/Fairhaven area.
Home owner fees include Cable TV, garbage, water/sewer, road maintenance, common area maintenance, lawn services.
HOA Fees: $400/month
Racine Park Condos – Bellingham
These contemporary condos, built in 2001 feature spacious, open floor plans, vaulted ceilings, modern kitchens, private patios with garden areas and level lots. Located in the Barkley area of Bellingham it’s close to restaurants, a movie theater, shopping and medical facilities. A short distance from the Interurban trail. Amenities include road maintenance, common area maintenance and lawn services.
HOA Fees: $350/mo
Northern Meadows – Bellingham
These single level 55+ Condos in a gated community were built by Kramer Construction. In floor radiant heat for maximum energy efficiency. This also means there is no crawl space and there is zero step entrance and exit. Chef’s kitchen with quartz countertops, stainless appliances & dove-tailed soft close cabinetry. Large master bedroom & day-spa en-suite.
HOA Fee Includes: Road maintenance, common area maintenance, lawn services
HOA Fees: $191/month
BELLINGHAM - MANUFACTURED + MOBILE HOMES
Lake Samish Terrace – Bellingham
Located on Lake Samish, Lake Samish Terrace is a manufactured home community featuring 62 sites, paved streets with off-street parking and recreational facilities. Level lots with lots of privacy for residents who seek a serene lake lifestyle. Beachfront access and a dock for swimming, kayaking and fishing plus being close to Bellingham this community showcases the beauty of living in the Northwest.
Lake Padden Estates – Bellingham
This unique 55+ Community is within walking distance of Lake Padden and have views of Lake Padden Golf Course. These contemporary manufactured homes sit on their own lot and were built in the late 90’s. Community has its own club house.
HOA Dues are $45/month.
Cedar Grove Mobile Home Park – Bellingham
Located on Bullard Lake and close to Lake Padden Golf Course and Lake Padden, Cedar Grove Mobile Home Park features 103 sites, off-street parking a clubhouse and recreation facilities. Fair haven is a short drive and offers shopping, restaurants and a lively art scene. Monthly dues cover water, sewer, garbage and basic cable. Buyers have different options for dues by either buying full or half shares.
Crest-Haven Mobile Home Park – Bellingham
Located within walking distance of Lake Padden, this 55+ mobile home community has 59 sites, paved streets and off-street parking. Recreation facilities are also on the property. Water, sewer and basic cable are paid for.
Robin Lane Mobile Home Park – Bellingham
This south Bellingham community is just north and east of the Edgemoor area and is close to Chuckanut Village and Fairhaven Park and the bay. It has 55 manufactured or mobile home spaces with paved streets and off-street parking. Close to Lake Padden as well. Robin Lane is a very popular community because of its location – close to Fairhaven shopping and restaurants, I-5, medical facilities and more.
South End Mobile Estates - Happy Valley Bellingham
Located in Fairhaven, this 55+ community features 80 sites in the neighborhood that was built in 1983. There are tree-lined wide paved streets, off-street parking and a spacious activity center. It is close to the freeway, Fairhaven shopping, bike path, Boulevard Park, the Amtrak Station, medical facilities and is on a bus line. Near Padden Golf Course, Happy Valley and Fairhaven Parks and Lake Padden. Utilities include water and sewer. Common areas are maintained.
Parkway Village – Bellingham
This 55+ Village was built in 1985 and consists of 102 sites with wide, paved streets and off-street parking. The community features a Clubhouse and Recreation Facilities. Near Happy Valley and Fairhaven parks and a stroll away from Padden Creek and the Whatcom County and Bellingham Interurban Trail. Close to Fairhaven’s restaurants, shopping, I-5, the Amtrak Station, medical facilities, and more.
Lakeway Mobile Estates – Bellingham
Lakeway Mobile Estates is in the Lakeway area of Bellingham and is located close to a shopping center, two large grocery stores, restaurants and motels. This 220-site community was built in 1970 and features paved streets, off-street parking and a clubhouse. The abundance of flowers, trees and shrubs throughout the community shows great pride of ownership. The clubhouse has a library, kitchen and huge deck for enjoying the beautiful mountain views.
James Street Estates – Bellingham
Built in 1987, the James Street Estates has 94 level sites, wide paved streets and off-street parking. Some homes have garages and natural gas and are situated on a green belt. The community has a clubhouse and recreation facilities. Located north of downtown Bellingham, James Street Estates is situated between Barkley Village with its movie theaters, shopping and restaurants and the Cordata area of Bellingham with Bellis Fair and Whatcom Community College.
HOA Fees: $209/month
BELLINGHAM - CORDATA
The Village at Cordata – Bellingham, WA
The Village is situated on 20.5 landscaped acres and contains 123 units and includes a community clubhouse with indoor pool, hot-tub and work-out room. The Village is Bellingham’s oldest and largest 55+ Adult Community. This adult-only community is known for its quiet, friendly atmosphere, and they don’t stay on the market for long. The amenities included at the Village at Cordata are immense, and include a clubhouse, indoor pool, spa, exercise room, walking trails on site, and even a furnished wood shop that includes a 17 space RV parking lot. These condos are built to let in the natural sunlight, and often feature skylights and decks that overlook the greenbelt. These exceptional condos have a stylish interior as well, and often include features like private patios, oak cabinets, gas fireplaces, and often have lofts that could be used as extra bedrooms. Enjoy all the amenities of a condo complex and the privacy of your own home.
Home Owner Amenities Include: Cable TV, clubhouse, exercise room game/rec room, hot tub, indoor pool, workshop, RV parking.
HOA Fees Include: Cable TV, earthquake insurance, road maintenance, common area maintenance, lawn services, outside building maintenance.
HOA Fees: Depends on unit: $364 and up
Cordata Park Place – Bellingham
Spectacular zero step entry craftsman styled condos with views of Mt. Baker and flowing, open floor plans. Private decks overlook greenbelts and mountain. Vaulted ceilings with lots of natural light. Built in 2003 and close to all the amenities that Cordata has to offer: Whatcom Community College, restaurants, shopping, medical facilities, wonderful tree-lined walking trails and bus lines. Community includes clubhouse and HOA fees include snow removal, common area maintenance and lawn services.
HOA Fees: $249/month
Festival Square – Bellingham
Exceptional condo community with pond and other tranquil territorial views and open spaces to enjoy, located in the Cordata Neighborhood in North Bellingham. Undated complex has new roofs, cement siding, exterior paint, new vinyl decks and gutters. All single level condos with individual garages. The homeowner association has recently lowered the dues as well! Community includes club house with game/rec room.
HOA Fees include Cable TV, garbage, water/sewer, snow removal, road maintenance, common area maintenance and lawn services.
HOA Fees: $242/month
Meadowbrook Condominiums – Bellingham
Located in the Cordata neighborhood of North Bellingham, these awesome 1 and 2 story condos include spacious bedrooms, 9’ ceilings, solid wood floors, tile, beautiful cabinetry in the modern kitchens with slab granite counters, and stainless appliances. They also include private decks and grassy area in the back for entertaining and access to the community clubhouse. There are attached 1 or 2 car garages with ample storage and heated and carpeted bonus rooms above each garage. This quiet community is close to trails, Whatcom Community College, medical facilities, shopping, restaurants and more. HOA Amenities Include: Cable TV, clubhouse, game/red room.
Home owner fees include snow removal, road maintenance, common area maintenance and lawn services.
HOA Fees: $260/month
Correll Commons Retirement Community – Ferndale
The Correll Commons Community, located in the heart of Ferndale, WA and is within walking distance of small shops, restaurants and some spectacular mountain and bay views. Units consist of bungalows, townhouses and villas with a several floor plans to choose from. Each unit features a front porch, back patio and two car garage. Interiors feature washer/dryer, all major kitchen appliances and all-granite countertops. Most units also provide a walk- in shower.
Portal Creek Park – Ferndale
Community of manufactured homes and you own your own lot, so Home Owner Dues are low. Located in a clean, quiet and safe neighborhood of 87 sites. The community features paved, level streets and sidewalks with off street parking. The community is close to the freeway, shopping centers, bike paths, city park and it’s on a bus line. Common amenities include: Cable TV, clubhouse and RV parking. There is an on-site manager and the common areas are maintained.
The Chateaux at Garden Green – Lynden
The Chateaux at Garden Green is a new Condo within walking distance to Homestead Golf Course, fitness facility and a restaurant. Homes feature open floor plans, kitchens with granite countertops, stainless appliances & hardwood floors. This condo is Disability Accessible, has an elevator and game/rec room with a lobby entrance. Three spacious common areas with facilities for larger gatherings. Located in North Lynden, this community is close to town with its quaint shops and restaurants. Be part of a local, family-oriented community at the Chateaux.
HOA Fees: $184/month
Wood Creek Manor – Lynden
This small condominium community features open floor plans with upscale finishes. These condos feature garages with loads of storage and private covered patios with flower gardens. There is also a Clubhouse on site with an exercise room and game room. Built in 1981, this brick building features old time charm. Located in Lynden and a short walk from the downtown area, the fairgrounds, shopping, grocery store and trail. Home owner fees include, Cable TV, garbage, water/sewer and lawn services.
Pepin Creek – Lynden
Brand new community in Lynden offering spacious homes for the 55+ crowd. Kitchens with stainless appliances, huge walk-in pantries, granite counter tops and islands. There are elegant master suites with walk-in closets, free standing bath tubs and separate tiled showers. A creek runs through the community of level lots and partially fenced yards. Located in Lynden, this community is a short drive from the quaint shops and charming restaurants of Lynden.
West -Lyn Condominiums – Lynden
Private one level condominiums built in 1996 feature spacious lawn areas in this walkable neighborhood. Community areas are spacious with abundance of natural plantings, creating individual oasis’. Houses are disability accessible and include common area maintenance and lawn services. Inside the condos are spacious with open floor plans, with large kitchen, dining and living areas. Located in North Lynden, these condos are a short drive from the historic downtown area, complete with quaint shops, restaurants and shopping. Nearby trails and parks complete the small-town atmosphere.
Ridge Creek – Lynden
This small condominium community located in Lynden backs up to a greenbelt, offering privacy and a great outdoor space. Just west of downtown Lynden, these one level, stand alone condos are highly desirable with granite counters, heated tile floors, beautiful kitchen cabinets, lots of light with 2 car garages with attic storage. Amenities include Cable TV, road maintenance, common area maintenance, and lawn services.
Raspberry Ridge Golf Course – Lynden
Single level condos are bright, open and airy with cozy living rooms, kitchens and dining rooms. Well maintained inside and out, garages are included in this condo community. Centrally located between Lynden and Bellingham.
HOA Fee Includes: Cable TV, water/sewer, road maintenance, common area maintenance and lawn services.
HOA Fees: $270/month
Homestead – Lynden
Stand alone one level homes with open, inviting floor plans in 55+ community which features nice clubhouse. Units include wall-to-wall carpet and vinyl, ceiling fans & double pane/storm windows. Property amenities include Cable TV, decks, gas, level lots.
HOA Dues: $100/month
Island Green Commons Condos – Lynden
Single level condos include lofted ceilings, French doors and open floor plans with lots of windows. Near Lynden’s quaint downtown with shopping, restaurants and parks. There’s also a restaurant, golf course, pool and fitness center within walking distance. Other features include Balcony/Deck/Patio, insulated windows, master baths, walk in closet, vaulted ceilings. Flooring is ceramic tile and wall-to-wall carpet. Common amenities include cable TV, high speed internet, outside entry.
HOA Fees include garbage, common area maintenance, lawn services.
HOA Fees: $218/month
Garden Grove Condos – Nooksack
These contemporary condos were built in 2001 and feature single level living with individual garages. Huge yards are taken care of by the association. Spacious open floor plans that sit back off the street for a private setting. Amenities include Cable TV, high speed Internet and lawn services.
HOA Fees: $125/month
Birch Bay Retirement Park – Blaine
Located in beautiful Blaine, Birch Bay Retirement Park is a gated community that is close to restaurants, shopping and a short walk to Birch Bay. Home Owner Fees include water, sewer, taxes and 1/18th share of the park. There is also storage space for RV’s available. Level lots with shade trees offering cool breezes in the summer.
Sumas River Estates – Sumas
This small, private 55+ neighborhood of manufactured homes is for great retirement style living. Property amenities include Cable TV, paved streets and level lots.
HOA Dues: $50/month