monthly roundup

• Have a hankerin’ for some great BBQ in Broadway? Well—you’re in luck! Boss Hoggin’s BBQ has recently opened in Broadway and offers a great selection of sandwiches, sides, and sauces!

• A new food truck has joined the fleet in the Friendly City! Burrito Box has recently opened—follow them on Social Media to see where they are and to keep up with their specials!

• A new member of the Agora Market family has just opened! Charlee Rose Boutique offers a nice selection of accessories and women’s clothing sized from S-3XL. Check out our blog post on them here!

• Great for celebrations and wowing your friends on Instagram, Megamilkshakes by Sweet Surprise is in the FoodMaxx plaza off of W. Market Street. They offer sugary towers of delight in the form of themed milkshakes with over-the-top toppings and drizzles!

• Are you an artist or know someone who is? Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance has put out a call for art submissions for a new public art project downtown called “Language of Love.” Learn more about the project here!

• The City of Harrisonburg is undergoing some design changes and re-branding initiatives—including a new city seal!

from the blog

New In Town: Charlee Rose Boutique
We are excited to welcome Andrea Estep, owner of Charlee Rose Boutique, to our downtown neighbors at the Agora Market! This charming boutique is a great addition to the market and offers stylish and affordable women’s clothing and accessories. You can check out their website and make sure to visit them to welcome them to the community! Read on to learn more about Andrea’s passion for fashion and how she came up with the name...read more now >>>

wilson downtown gallery

OCTOBER + NOVEMBER //
Wilson Downtown Gallery: Etudes, Echos, Patterns and Divides
We are excited to welcome watermedia artist Susan Rosen to the Wilson Downtown Gallery for the months of October and November. Come see her show entitled “Etudes, Echos, Patterns and Divides” and visit with the artist on Friday, October 5th for our First Fridays Opening Reception! Read more >>
Join us Friday October 5th from 5-8pm!

VISIT //
Wilson Downtown Gallery

You can always stop by the gallery at 83 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, during our regular business hours (Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM) and during special events, but to be in the loop on what’s happening over here, be sure to like the Wilson Downtown Gallery Facebook page.

the design corner

The Design Corner: Decorating for Fall
Fall 2018 has officially arrived! Cathi Anne, our very own Stager and Realtor, has shared some of her tips + tricks for decorating as the seasons change! Read on to learn more about the fall trends for 2018, creative uses for everyday objects, and easy color combinations that bring life to any room! See how here >>>

real estate market brief

SALES
108
(-10% from YTD2017)

CONTRACTS
116
(-7% from YTD2017)

MEDIAN SALES PRICE
$210,000
(+7% from YTD2017)

AVERAGE PRICE/SQ FT
$124
(+11% from YTD2017)

AVERAGE DAYS ON MARKET
57
(+36% from YTD2017)

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upcoming events

10.05 First Fridays Downtown @ Downtown Harrisonburg [map]
10.06 Annual Dayton Days @ Downtown Dayton [map]
10.05-06 VA Mennonite Relief Sale @ Rockingham County Fair [map]
10.10 Harrisonburg Seafood Fest @ Bluestone Vineyard [map]
10.11-21 You Can’t Take It With You @ Court Square Theater [map]
10.12-14 Into the Woods @ Forbes Center for the Performing Arts [map]
10.13 Massanutten Fall Festival @ Massanutten Resort [map]
10.13 Arctoberfest @ Turner Pavilion [map]
10.14 Mac & Cheese Off 2018 @ Turner Pavilion [map]
10.20 Apple Harvest Celebration @ Showalters Orchard [map]
10.20 Skeleton Festival @ Turner Pavilion [map]
10.22-28 JMU 2018 Homecoming @ JMU Campus [map]
10.26-10.31 Rocky Horror Picture Show @ Court Square Theater [map]
10.28 Spirit of the Valley Festival @ On Sunny Slope Farm [map]
10.28 Murder Mystery Dinner @ CrossKeys Vineyards [map]

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CHRIS ROOKER

Chris began his real estate career in 2003 with the vision of creating a residential sales team that works together to offer home buyers and sellers extraordinary customer service. He manages the activities of the team, and works directly with buyers and sellers. When he is not tending the business, he enjoys cooking, reading, and spending time with his wife and two boys.
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