Buyers looking to move to Chimacum can be optimistic in rising home values. The price appreciation last year rose 7.3 percent, from $400,250 to $429,500, allowing homeowners to benefit from a favorable, climbing market. At the same time, this place's inventory significantly dropped 50 percent, from 2 listings last year to 1 listings this year. So, future house hunters may want to get a jump start on their home search if the market continues to tighten in the same fashion as it has in the past year. If you never want to feel rushed again, you can avoid the rat race and enjoy the benefits of country living in this locale.