Author Archives: Chris Rooker

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About Chris Rooker

Chris started The Harrisonburg Homes Team with the vision of providing home buyers and sellers in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County with extraordinary customer service. He has consistently guided the team to top rankings in the local real estate market, while also providing leadership and editorial influence for Harrisonblog.

How to Find a Rental in Harrisonburg

We get a LOT of phone calls, emails, and inquiries through our website from people who are looking for a home to rent. Our team typically does not broker leases between owners and renters -- however, I want to help when someone contacts me. So I've put together this list of great online sources for where to find a rental in the Harrisonburg area.

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Harrisonburg Crossing in Foreclosure

Today’s edition of the Daily News Record included a notice that a large portion of the Harrisonburg Crossing Shopping Center is in foreclosure proceedings.  With more than 500,000 square feet, the popular retail site is home to Barnes & Noble, Staples, Wal-Mart, and many other stores and restaurants.  (In June...

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Details on Obama’s $75 Billion Loan Modification Plan

There is a lot of confusing information floating around about the President’s plan to modify home mortgages — especially regarding who qualifies, when and how the assistance will be available, and its duration. The Treasury Department has launched a website, FinancialStability.gov, that spells out everything. Click on the link for...

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