Market Report: Real estate sales winding down for winter in Whatcom County

While real estate sales are winding down for the winter in Whatcom County, foreclosure notices are on the rise, according to recent economic indicators.

On a national level, lenders tend to send out in the fall to avoid sending them out around Christmas. It could be a different trend, however, if the December numbers also show increased foreclosure activity.

Next week: Economy.

Here are the trends: