Oakland Block Building

401 West Champion Street

Bellingham WA




Owned & Developed by: Bellingham Housing Authority
Year Built/Rehabilitated: 1890/rehabilitated and converted to housing in 2002
Number of Residential Units: 20
Number of Commercial Units: 5
Unit Mix: 16 studio
4 one-bedroom
Square Footage: studio: 420 sq ft
one-bedroom: 420 sq ft
Population Served: 11 units reserved for people under 30% AMI
9 units reserved for people under 50% AMI
Professionally Managed by: Indigo Real Estate



Description of Property:

The Oakland Block Building was preserved in a historic manner and has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places.  In recognition of the hotels past, each of the 20 studio and one-bedroom apartments are named for a mayor who served in the area during the period of 1890-1910.