A nearly completed building at Affinity at Bellingham, an over-55 community off Telegraph Road, is shown Tuesday, Feb. 9, in Bellingham, Wash. A construction boom helped push retail sales in Whatcom County to a record high in the third quarter of 2015.
A nearly completed building at Affinity at Bellingham, an over-55 community off Telegraph Road, is shown Tuesday, Feb. 9, in Bellingham, Wash. A construction boom helped push retail sales in Whatcom County to a record high in the third quarter of 2015. Evan Abell eabell@bhamherald.com
A nearly completed building at Affinity at Bellingham, an over-55 community off Telegraph Road, is shown Tuesday, Feb. 9, in Bellingham, Wash. A construction boom helped push retail sales in Whatcom County to a record high in the third quarter of 2015. Evan Abell eabell@bhamherald.com

Whatcom retail sales hit all-time high in third quarter

February 09, 2016 4:38 PM