Experience the Difference….

We understand that buying or selling a home is more than just a transaction: it’s a life-changing event. That’s why Chris Rooney Home Experts is dedicated to providing exceptional, personalized service for all of our clients. We take great pride in the relationships we build and always work relentlessly on the client’s behalf to help them achieve their real estate goals.

Chris Rooney Home Experts represents the best and brightest in the industry, and we’re always striving to lead the field in research, innovation, and consumer education. Today’s buyers and sellers need a trusted resource that can guide them through the complex world of real estate. With our extensive knowledge and commitment to providing only the best and most timely information to our clients, we are your go-to source for real estate industry insight and advice. An absolute goal of Chris Rooney Home Experts is to ensure every transaction goes smoothly with exceptional representation and communication.

Chris Rooney ~ Broker/Owner

With nearly 30 years of experience in Real Estate, Chris Rooney has become the local “Go-to” certified Luxury Agent and an industry visionary in the market with a reputation for exceeding his clients’ experience. Savvy negotiating skills and innovative marketing strategies join integrity as the trademarks of Chris Rooney Home Experts. Chris is well respected in the industry, not only for his professional track record and high standards, but also for being honest and keeping the focus on his clients’ success. Coming from a family of Realtors, Chris grew up in the business and has seen many market conditions. He has bought and sold real estate for hundreds of clients, and also very active in a number of real estate ventures. Due to his experience, he is up to date on market conditions and most every scenario possible. This gives his clients confidence that their interests are protected. He is a true believer in preparation, which includes education and sharing ideas. Chris has hosted a lively and informative weekly radio show since 2009, The Real Estate Radio Hour, heard every Saturday at 10am on WCCO. As the leader of Chris Rooney Home Experts, Chris’s focus is on the vision of your homes marketing strategy, all negotiations, and networking within the real estate industry.


Karin Mindak ~ Sales & Marketing

Karin Mindak is a Minnesota native growing up in Prior Lake and currently residing in the Lake Minnetonka area. She graduated from Saint Olaf College with a Psychology and Biology Major while competing on the tennis team. Karin received her Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Seattle Pacific University. As a daughter of a real estate attorney, Karin has a strong foundation in ethics to protect and serve our clients. Besides a passion to sell homes, her education and experience in Psychology is a key component in maximizing CRHE communication. Karin’s communication with our clients and other agents is a vital part of what makes CRHE a cut above the rest. Other responsibilities include staying on top of all market activity while reporting to our clients, showing homes, and implementing marketing initiatives. Karin is a calming influence to the home buying and selling process. She is upbeat and positive, and as I hear all the time – “Everyone loves Karin!”
E: Karin@preferredhometeam.com
C: 612.227.9260

Jimly Harris ~ Chief Operating Officer

Jimly Harris is the Chief Operations Officer for Chris Rooney Home Experts. I met Jimly as she was purchasing a home, and we soon knew our complementing skills would make Chris Rooney Home Experts the premier Real Estate Group in the Twin Cities. We like to think we were right! Her impressive education background gives Chris Rooney Home Experts clients the confidence it will get done in a timely and competent manner. Having just earned her Doctorate in Business Administration, she continually develops and implements innovative processes to better serve our clients. Communication is a major component to a successful transaction and Jimly excels at this. She carries many roles within Chris Rooney Home Experts, yet has the ability to make clients feel they are always #1 when they need us. Jimly has an astounding ability to handle multiple duties at one time, which allows her to show our clients homes as well. I have fielded the question many times “does Jimly ever sleep?”. She is always striving to do better, learn more, and help others. She volunteers with a number of charities and local civic groups all while raising an active daughter. “If you need an answer, you call Jimly. If she doesn’t have it, she will get it.”
E: Jimly@preferredhometeam.com
C: 952.261.7370