SUMAS

LEGAL

City of Sumas

Notice of Application and Probable

SEPA Determination of Nonsignificance

 

The City of Sumas hereby gives notice of a pending application for a Grade and Fill Permit requiring review under the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA). The applicant is the Nooksack Valley School District, which proposes to undertake grading activities in conjunction with construction of a new elementary school, associated parking, bus loop and play areas. Proposed activities include the cutting and removal of approximately 15,000 cubic yards of material and placement of approximately 25,000 cubic yards of fill material to raise the elevation of the new school. The proposal also includes the demolition of the existing school. 

The site is located at 1024 Lawson Street within the SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of Section 35, Township 41 North, Range 04 East of W.M. within Sumas WA. The County Assessor’s numbers include 410435 066022 and 410435 116052 

The public comment period for this application is from October 16 through October 31, 2019. Written comments may be submitted during that period to Sumas City Hall at the address shown below. The complete application is available for review at Sumas City Hall during normal business hours.

The City expects to issue a Determination of Nonsignificance (DNS) for the proposal. The application is being handled pursuant to the optional DNS process authorized in section 197-11-355 WAC, so comments about the environmental impacts of the proposal should be submitted within the above described comment period. This may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the proposal. The proposal may include mitigation measures under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is prepared. A copy of the subsequent threshold determination for the proposal may be obtained upon request.

Sumas City Hall

433 Cherry Street

PO Box 9

Sumas, WA 98295

 

Published October 16, 2019

LEGAL

City of Sumas

Notice of Decision

 

On September 5, 2019, the Sumas Public Works Director approved a Grade and Fill Permit allowing Sumas Development LLC to place up to 147,000 cubic yards of fill material on the western portion of a property located at 309 Bob Mitchell Way, Sumas, WA. 

Any appeal of this administrative decision will be to the Sumas City Council pursuant to Section 20.08.150 of the Sumas Municipal Code (SMC).

This notice is published pursuant to Section 20.08.130(C) SMC.

Contact the City Clerk at the address below to request a complete copy of the approved permit:

City of Sumas

PO Box 9

Sumas, WA 98295

(360) 988-5711

 

Published October 16, 2019

EVERSON

LEGAL

CITY OF EVERSON

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Everson City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at Everson City Hall, 111 W. Main St, Everson, WA, at 7 p.m., regarding proposed changes to Chapter 10.12 EMC regarding Parking. Any party may submit written or oral comments at the hearing. If you are unable to attend the public hearing in person, you may submit your written comments by 4 p.m. on October 22, 2019 to the City Clerk at PO Box 315, Everson, WA 98247.

M. Dickinson, Clerk/Treasurer 

 

Published October 16, 2019

SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION

LEGAL

Superior Court of Washington, County of Whatcom, In re: 

Petitioner/s: Michelle N. Ayers 

And Respondent/s: Kianna Marie Owens, Justyn Lee Reed

No. 19-3-00492-37

Summons Served by Publication

To the Respondents: Justyn Lee Reed/Kianna Marie Owens

The petitioner has asked the court to: Give custody of the child, Trinity Mae Owens-Ayers, to a non-parent.

You must respond in writing if you want the court to consider your side. Deadline! Your Response must be filed and served within 60 days of the date this summons is published. If you do not file and serve your Response or a Notice of Appearance by the deadline:

• No one has to notify you about other hearings in this case, and

• The court may approve the requests in the Petition without hearing your side (called a default judgment). 

Follow these steps: 

1. Read the Petition and any other documents that were filed at court with this Summons. Those documents explain what the other party is asking for.

2. Fill out a Response on this form: FL Non-Parent 415, Response to Non-Parent Custody Petition

You can get the Response form and other forms you need at:

• The Washington State Courts’ website: www.courts.wa.gov/forms

• The Administrative Office of the Courts- Call: (360) 705-5328

• Washington LawHelp: www.washingtonlawhelp.org, or

• The Superior Court Clerk’s office or county law library (for a fee).

3. Serve (give) a copy of your Response to the person who filed this Summons at the address below, and to any other parties. You may use certified mail with return receipt requested. For more information on how to serve, read Superior Court Civil Rule 5.

4. File your original Response with the court clerk at this address: Superior Court Clerk, Whatcom County, 311 Grand Ave., #301, Bellingham WA 98225 and Michelle N. Ayers, 107 S. 1st St., Lynden, WA 98264.

5. Lawyer not required: It is a good idea to talk to a lawyer, but you may file and serve your Response without one.

 

Published October 16, 23, 30 and November 6, 13, 20, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE

LEGAL

PUBLIC NOTICE – all Watershed Improvement Districts 

Residents within the Bertrand, Drayton, Laurel, North Lynden, South Lynden, and Sumas Watershed Improvement Districts have an opportunity to:

1)  Nominate candidates for election to the Board of the District – one position in Bertrand, two in Drayton, two in Laurel, two in North Lynden, two in South Lynden, and two in Sumas – candidates must file with the secretary of the district a declaration in writing of their candidacy, or a petition of nomination signed by at least ten qualified electors of the district, not later than five o’clock p.m. on the first Monday in November.  

2)  Inspect the 2020 Assessment Roll and represent your interests to the District Board which will serve as a Board of Equalization.  Equalization issues in Laurel will be heard at 10am, November 11th, for Bertrand at 2pm, November 11th, for Sumas at 1pm, November 12th, for South Lynden at 3pm, November 12th, for North Lynden at 10am, November 19th, and for Drayton at 3pm, November 19th, all at the District’s office.  The Assessment Roles for all Districts are available for inspection from October 14th to November 8th. 

Nomination forms and the assessment roles are available at the Districts’ offices located at 204 Hawley Street, Lynden.

 

Published October 16, 23 & 30, 2019

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

LEGAL

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON 

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF SKAGIT

Estate of JAMES LEE DODD,

Deceased.

NO. 19-4-00155-29

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

(RCW 11.40.030)

THE ADMINISTRATOR NAMED BELOW has been appointed as Administrator of this estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the Administrator or the Administrator’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the court. The claim must be presented within the later of: (1) Thirty days after the Administrator served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(3); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of the notice. If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and RCW 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and nonprobate assets.

Date of First Publication: October 2, 2019

Heather D. Shand, WSBA#31056

Attorney for Administrator Jerry Dodd

Attorney for Personal Representative: Heather D. Shand, WSBA #31056

Address for Mailing or Service:SHAND LAW FIRM, PLLC

PO Box 1541

Mount Vernon, WA 98273

 

Published October 2, 9 & 16, 2019

LEGAL

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

COUNTY OF WHATCOM

 

In the Matter of the Estate

Probate No: 19 4 00522 37

of NOTICE TO CREDITORS

MICHAEL W. DODDS

Deceased.

Date of Death: 08-30-2019

The Personal Representative named below has been appointed and has qualified as Personal Representative of this estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time such claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the Personal Representative or the Personal Representative’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the Whatcom County Superior Court. The claim must be presented within the later of (1) Thirty days after the Personal Representative served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(1)(c); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of the notice, if the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim will be forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the probate assets and the nonprobate assets of the decedent.

DATE OF FILING COPY OF NOTICE TO CREDITORS WITH CLERK OF THE COURT IS: SEPTEMBER 26, 2019

DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION: OCTOBER 2, 2019

NAME OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE:

JOY HALE

900 36TH ST.

BELLINGHAM, WA 98229

360-305-1180

ATTORNEY FOR THE PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE:

JOHN W. HEINEMANN

WSBA# 21446

1900 D Street

BELLINGHAM, WA 98225

360-738-7701

Fax: 360-714-9969

 

Published October 2, 9 & 16, 2019

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE

LEGAL

After Recording Return To:

Weinstein & Riley, P.S.

2001 Western Avenue Suite 400

Seattle, WA 98121

Reference: Dobie, William A, as registered agent for Country Enterprises and Country Enterprises, 47831101

Reference No(s) of Documents / Deed of Trust Assigned or Released: 940901075 and 920604044

Document Title: NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE

Grantor: Country Enterprises, Inc.

Current Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust: Washington Federal NA fka Washington Federal Savings

Current Trustee of the Deed of Trust: Weinstein & Riley, P.S.

Current Loan Mortgage Servicer of the Deed of Trust: Washington Federal

Grantee: Country Enterprises, Inc.

Abbreviated Legal Description as Follows: UNIT NO. 3, GLENEAGLE VILLAS CONDO;

 

Assessor’s Property Tax Parcel/Account No(s): 405111 021219 0003 PID 148446

We are a debt collector. This communication is an attempt to collect a debt, and any information obtained will be used for that purpose.

Notice of Trustee’s Sale

I

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Weinstein & Riley, P.S. will on October 25, 2019 at 10:00 AM at the Main Entrance of the Whatcom County Courthouse, 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham, WA 98225 located at Whatcom County, State of Washington, sell at public auction to the highest bidder, payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in Whatcom County, State of Washington, to-wit;

THE FOLLOWING APARTMENT(S) OF THE NAMED CONDOMINIUM, ACCORDING TO SURVEY MAP, SET OF PLANS, AND CONDOMINIUM DECLARATION; TOGETHER WITH THE STATED PERCENTAGE OF UNDIVIDED INTEREST IN THE COMMON AREAS AND FACILITIES APPERTAINING TO SAID APARTMENT, AND TOGETHER WITH USE OF THOSE LIMITED COMMON AREAS AND FACILITIES, IF ANY, APPERTAINING TO SAID APARTMENT:

CONDOMINIUM: GLENEAGLE VILLAS

USE: RESIDENTIAL

VOLUME: 13 OF CONDOMINIUM PLATS

PAGES: 20 THROUGH 23, INCLUSIVE

RECORDING NO.: 920410156

RECORDS OF: WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON

DECLARATION RECORDED: OCTOBER 26, 1990, MAY 24, 1991, APRIL 10, 1992

AND APRIL 10, 1992

RECORDING NO.: 901026088, 910524173, 920410157 AND 920410159

APARTMENT NO.: 3

PERCENTAGE: 8.33%

SITUATE IN WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON

Also described as:

UNIT 3 OF GLENEAGLE VILLAS CONDOMINIUM, ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION THEREOF, RECORDED UNDER WHATCOM COUNTY AUDITOR’S FILE NO. 901026088 AND ANY AMENDMENTS THERETO, IN VOLUME 13 OF CONDOMINIUMS, PAGE 20, RECORDS OF WHATCOM COUNTY WASHINGTON. SITUATE IN COUNTY OF WHATCOM, STATE OF WASHINGTON.

which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated June 3, 1992, recorded June 4, 1992, under Recorder’s/Auditor’s File Number 920604044, Volume 255, Pages 498 records of Whatcom County, Washington, said Deed of Trust was from Thorfinn N. Tjersland and Patricia Ann Tjersland, husband and wife., as Grantor, to Whatcom Land Title Company, Inc., as Trustee, to secure an obligation in favor of Washington Federal Savings as Beneficiary. Said Deed of Trust and the underlying obligation was assumed pursuant to that certain Assumption Agreement dated August 31, 1994 and recorded September 1, 1994 under Recorder’s/Auditor’s Number 940901075, Volume 407, Page 1955 by Country Enterprises, Inc. as New Borrower and Grantor on the Deed of Trust in the Official Records of Whatcom County, Washington. This loan secured by this Deed of Trust was most recently modified by an instrument dated July 17, 2003. Washington Federal, N.A. fka Washington Federal Savings is the current beneficiary of the Deed of Trust. The sale will be made without any warranty concerning the title to, or the condition of the property.

II

No action commenced by the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust is now pending to seek satisfaction of the obligation in any Court by reason of the Grantor’s default on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust.

III

The default(s) for which this foreclosure is made is/are as follows:

• Failure to pay the following amounts, now in arrears:

Amount due to reinstate by July 23, 2019

Monthly Payments:

Delinquent Monthly Payments Due:

From 01/01/2019 through 07/01/2019 

7 payment(s) at $1,485.51

Total: $10,398.57

Accrued Late Charges: $1,093.12

Recoverable Balance: $2,925.40

Total Default: $14,417.09

IV

The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is $47,297.23, together with interest from December 1, 2018 as provided in the note or other instrument, and such other costs and fees as are due under the note or other instrument secured, and as are provided by statute.

V

The above-described real property will be sold to satisfy the expense of sale and the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust as provided by statute. The sale will be made without warranty, express or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances on October 25, 2019. The payments, late charges, or other defaults must be cured by October 14, 2019 (11 days before the sale date) to cause a discontinuance of the sale. The sale will be discontinued and terminated if at any time on or before October 14, 2019 (11 days before the sale date) the default(s) as set forth in paragraph III, together with any subsequent payments, late charges, or other defaults, is/are cured and the Trustee’s fees and costs are paid. Payment must be with cashier’s or certified checks from a State or federally chartered bank. The sale may be terminated any time after October 14, 2019 (11 days before the sale date), and before the sale by the Borrower, Grantor, any Guarantor, or the holder of any recorded junior lien or encumbrance paying the entire principal and interest secured by the Deed of Trust, plus costs, fees, and advances, if any, made pursuant to the terms of the obligation and/or Deed of Trust, and curing all other defaults.

VI

A written notice of default was transmitted by the beneficiary or Trustee to the Borrower and Grantor at the following address(es):

‘Mailing List’

Dobie, William A, as registered agent for Country Enterprises

PO Box 2892 

Blaine, WA 98231

Dobie, William A, as registered agent for Country Enterprises

9133 Glen Eagle Dr. Unit 3B 

Blaine, WA 98230

Dobie, William A, as registered agent for Country Enterprises

4207 Sweet Rd. 

Blaine, WA 98231

Dobie, William A, as registered agent for Country Enterprises

16320 24th Ave 

Surrey BC, Canada V4B4Z5

Dobie, William A, as registered agent for Country Enterprises

2448 76th Ave. SE Ste. 201

Mercer Island, WA 98040

Country Enterprises

PO Box 2892 

Blaine, WA 98231

Country Enterprises

4207 Sweet Rd. 

Blaine, WA 98231

Country Enterprises

505 Union Ave SE #2 

Olympia, WA 98501

Country Enterprises

9133 Glen Eagle Dr. Unit 3B 

Blaine, WA 98230

Patricia Ann Tjersland

9133 Glen Eagle Dr. Unit 3B

Blaine, WA 98230

Thorfinn N. Tjersland

9133 Glen Eagle Dr. Unit 3B

Blaine, WA 98230

by both first-class and certified mail on May 31, 2019, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and the Borrower and Grantor were personally served on May 31, 2019, with said written notice of default or the written notice of default was posted in a conspicuous place on the real property described in paragraph I above, and the Trustee has possession of proof of such service or posting.

VII

The Trustee whose name and address are set forth will provide in writing to anyone requesting it, a statement of all costs and fees due at any time prior to the sale.

VIII

The effect of the sale will be to deprive the Grantor and all those who hold by, through or under the Grantor of all their interest in the above-described property.

IX

Anyone having objections to this sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objection if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the sale pursuant to RCW 61.24.130. Failure to bring such a lawsuit may result in a waiver of any proper grounds for invalidating the Trustee’s sale.

X

Notice to Occupants or Tenants

The purchaser at the Trustee’s Sale is entitled to possession of the property on the 20th day following the sale, as against the Grantor under the deed of trust (the owner) and anyone having an interest junior to the deed of trust, including occupants who are not tenants. After the 20th day following the sale, the purchaser has the right to evict occupants who are not tenants by summary proceedings under Chapter 59.12 RCW. For tenant-occupied property, the purchaser shall provide a tenant with written notice in accordance with RCW 61.24.060.

If the Trustee’s Sale is set aside for any reason, the submitted bid will be forthwith returned without interest and the bidder will have no right to purchase the property. Recovery of the bid amount without interest constitutes the limit of the bidder’s recourse against the Trustee and/or the Beneficiary.

XI

NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS AND PARTIES WHO ARE GUARANTORS OF THE OBLIGATIONS SECURED BY THIS DEED OF TRUST: (1) The Guarantor may be liable for a deficiency judgment to the extent the sale price obtained at the Trustee’s Sale is less than the debt secured by the Deed of Trust; (2) The Guarantor has the same rights to reinstate the debt, cure the default, or repay the debt as is given to the grantor in order to avoid the trustee’s sale; (3) The Guarantor will have no right to redeem the property after the Trustee’s Sale; (4) Subject to such longer periods as are provided in the Washington Deed of Trust Act, Chapter 61.24 RCW, any action brought to enforce a guaranty must be commenced within one year after the Trustee’s Sale, or the last Trustee’s Sale under any deed of trust granted to secure the same debt; and (5) In any action for a deficiency, the Guarantor will have the right to establish the fair value of the property as of the date of the Trustee’s Sale, less prior liens and encumbrances, and to limit its liability for a deficiency to the difference between the debt and the greater of such fair value or the sale price paid at the Trustee’s Sale, plus interest and costs.

For Sales questions and concerns:

Email Address: FCLsalesNW@w-legal.com

DATED: July 23rd, 2019

Weinstein & Riley, P.S.

Successor Trustee

By: Bethany Wojtanowicz, Director

2001 Western Avenue Suite 400

Seattle, WA 98121

206-269-3490

FCLsalesNW@w-legal.com

 

Published September 25 and October 16, 2019

LEGAL

Document Title: Notice of Trustee’s Sale

Grantor: MMK Investments, LLC, and Mark A. Lackey, Trustee 

Grantee: Craig Forhan and Tammy R. Forhan, husband and wife

Legal: Ptn NW NE Sec 34, T39N R1E W.M.

Parcel #: 390134 285499 0000

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE

Grantor: Craig Forhan and Tammy R. Forhan, husband and wife

Beneficiary: MMK Investments, LLC

Trustee: Mark A. Lackey

Servicer: MMK Investments, LLC

Reference#: Deed of Trust: 2140402064 & Assignment: 2150302914

Parcel #: 390134 285499 0000

PURSUANT TO THE REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON

CHAPTER 61.24, ET. SEQ.

I. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Trustee will on the 15th day of November, 2019, at the hour of 10:00 o’clock A. M., just inside the main lobby of the Whatcom County Courthouse, 311 Grand Avenue, in the City of Bellingham, State of Washington, sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder, payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in the County of Whatcom, State of Washington, to‑wit:

THE NORTH HALF OF THE WEST HALF OF THE WEST HALF OF THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 34, TOWNSHIP 39 NORTH, RANGE 1 EAST OF W.M., EXCEPTING THEREFROM THE RIGHT-OF-WAY FOR ROAD NO. 97, THE UNICK ROAD, ALONG THE NORTH LINE THEREOF.

SITUATE IN WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON

which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated April 21, 2014, recorded April 24, 2014, under Auditor’s File No. 2140402064, records of Whatcom County, Washington, from Craig Forhan and Tammy R. Forhan, as Grantors, to Chicago Title Insurance Company, as Trustee, to secure an obligation in favor of Louis M. Geri, as Beneficiary, assigned to MMK Investments, LLC, under Whatcom County Auditor’s File No. 2150302914. 

II. No action commenced by the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust is now pending to seek satisfaction of the obligation in any Court by reason of the Borrower’s or Grantor’s default on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust.

III. The defaults for which this foreclosure is made are as follows:

IV. The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is: Principal $246,757.30, together with interest as provided in the note or other instrument secured from the 15th day of April, 2015, and such other costs and fees as are due under the note or other instrument secured, and as are provided by statute.

V. The above‑described real property will be sold to satisfy the expense of sale and the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust as provided by statute. The sale will be made without warranty, express or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances on the 15th day of November, 2019. The defaults referred to in paragraph III must be cured by the 4th day of November, 2019, (11 days before the sale date), to cause a discontinuance of the sale. The sale will be discontinued and terminated if at any time on or before the 4th day of November, 2019, (11 days before the sale date), the defaults as set forth in paragraph III are cured and the Trustee’s fees and costs are paid. The sale may be terminated any time after the 4th day of November, 2019, (11 days before the sale date), and before the sale by the Borrower, Grantor, any Guarantor, or the holder of any recorded junior lien or encumbrance paying the entire principal and interest secured by the Deed of Trust, plus costs, fees, and advances, if any, made pursuant to the terms of the obligation and/or Deed of Trust, and curing all other defaults.

VI. A written notice of default was transmitted by the Beneficiary or Trustee to the Borrower and Grantor at the following addresses:

Craig Forhan

3491 Unick Road

Ferndale, WA 98248

Tammy R. Forhan

3491 Unick Road

Ferndale, WA 98248

by both first class and certified mail on the 4th day of June, 2019, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and the Borrower and Grantor were personally served on the 5th day of June, 2019, with said written notice of default or the written notice of default was posted in a conspicuous place on the real property described in paragraph I above, and the Trustee has possession of proof of such service or posting.

VII. The Trustee whose name and address are set forth below will provide in writing to anyone requesting it, a statement of all costs and fees due at any time prior to the sale.

VIII. The effect of the sale will be to deprive the Grantor of all those who hold by, through or under the Grantor of all their interest in the above‑described property.

IX. Anyone having any objection to the sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objections if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the sale pursuant to RCW 61.24.130. Failure to bring such a lawsuit may result in a waiver of any proper grounds for invalidating the Trustee’s sale.

X. NOTICE TO OCCUPANTS OR TENANTS

The purchaser at the trustee’s sale is entitled to possession of the property on the 20th day following the sale, as against the grantor under the Deed of Trust (the owner) and anyone having an interest junior to the Deed of Trust, including occupants who are not tenants. After the 20th day following the sale the purchaser has the right to evict occupants who are tenants by summary proceedings under Chapter 59.12RCW. For tenant-occupied property, the purchaser shall provide a tenant with written notice in accordance with RCW 61.24.060.

XI. THIS NOTICE IS THE FINAL STEP BEFORE THE FORECLOSURE SALE OF YOUR HOME

You have only 20 days from the recording date of this notice to pursue mediation.

DO NOT DELAY. CONTACT A HOUSING COUNSELOR OR AN ATTORNEY LICENSED IN WASHINGTON NOW to assess your situation and refer you to mediation if you are eligible and it may help you save your home. See below for safe sources of help.

SEEKING ASSISTANCE

Housing counselors and legal assistance may be available at little or no cost to you. If you would like assistance in determining your rights and opportunities to keep your house, you may contact the following:

The statewide foreclosure hotline for assistance and referral to housing counselors recommended by the Housing Finance Commission: 

Telephone 1-877-894-466 

Website: http://www/dfi.wa.gov/consumers/homeownership/post_purchase_counselors_foreclosure.htm.

The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development: 

Telephone 1-800-569-4287 

Website: http://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/hcc/fc/indix.cfm?weslistaction=search@searchstate=WA&filterSvc=dfc.

The statewide civil legal aid hotline for assistance and referrals to other housing counselors and attorneys:

Telephone: 1-800-606-4819

Website: http://nwjustice.org/what-clear

DATED this 19th day of July, 2019. 

MARK A. LACKEY, Trustee

Battersby Field Professional Building

900 Dupont Street

Bellingham, Washington 98225

Phone: (360) 734-6390

 

Published October 16 and November 6, 2019