Bellingham Tenants Union


2018, June, Robert Ashworth

As the cost of housing in Bellingham continues to rise, some folks have organized a tenants union. It can be found on both Facebook and Twitter. On Twitter the address is https://twitter. com/BhamTenantUnion. The organization deals with landlord / tenant issues as well as advocating forms of city planning that lead to more affordable housing. […]


Auxiliary Dwelling Units


2018, May, Robert Ashworth

Bellingham City Council is considering whether to allow homeowners to build auxiliary dwelling units (ADUs) on their properties in more of the single family residential zones. ADUs would be like a studio apartment above a garage or cottage home in the back yard. I basically think this is a good idea for many reasons. It’s […]