The Bird’s Eye View: New Bird Scooters in Town!

Seemingly overnight, Bird scooters have flocked to Harrisonburg. If you've been around town this past weekend, you've seen them. I'm sure you have as many questions as we do! How do these contraptions work? How do they get charged? How much are they? Well - we here at Harrisonblog have wondered the same thing and we've done some sleuthing to find out the answers to these questions! Read on to learn more about the newest addition to Harrisonburg - the Bird Electric Scooter!

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Harrisonburg Real Estate Market Report: September 2018 [INFOGRAPHIC]

The leaves are starting to change and scarves and jackets are appearing - it must be Fall! New listings and sales have started to slow, but the average price per square foot has shot up by 14% ($133) as compared to last September. The average days on market is continuing to drop by 4% from last September, and 21% year-to-date. The median sales price is on the upswing and comes in at $212,000 (up 8% from $195,500 last year). Read on to learn more about the September 2018 Market Report!

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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...

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The Design Corner: Decorating for fall

Fall 2018 has officially arrived! Cathi Anne, our very own Stager and design expert, 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!

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WDG: 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!

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Harrisonburg Real Estate Market Report: August 2018 [INFOGRAPHIC]

We are seeing a surge in new listings in August (up 14% as compared to August 2017). However, we are seeing sales slow in the same period (10% lower than last August). The average days on market continue to drop drastically and the average price per square foot has also continued to rise from $112 last August to $124 this August. The median sales price is also on the upswing and sits at $210,000. Read on to learn more about the August 2018 Market Report!

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