Windermere Real Estate/Whatcom is a residential real estate network with more than 370 offices and over 8,500 associates serving clients in approximately 10 U.S. states, as well as British Columbia. It assists with buying and selling of residential and commercial properties. Windermere Real Estate/Whatcom also provides a variety of relocation services, such as temporary housing assistance and school information. The company provides funding to social service agencies that offer housing to low-income and homeless children and families. In addition, it conducts various online and classroom courses and tutorials based on regional needs. Founded in 1972, Windermere Real Estate/Whatcom maintains a presence in Bellingham, Wash.