We Are Here For You!

The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) is on all our minds and in the news. We’d like to reassure you that we, at Kelly Real Estate, have been monitoring this situation closely to ensure we can meet the ongoing needs of our customers. We will continue to provide our services as needed. Don’t hesitate to call […]

It’s a Better Time to Buy Than 10 Years Ago

A strong economy, low unemployment, low mortgage rates, and alluring mortgage rates are making it a great time to buy a home, according to a newly released report from LendingTree, an online financial services marketplace. The amount of income that buyers spent on their mortgage payments also dropped from 2010 through 2019, despite higher home […]

Happy Holidays!

The agents and staff at Kelly Real Estate greatly value your trust and confidence in our firm and sincerely appreciate your loyalty to our business over the years. We all wish you a very happy and healthy holiday season! (Front, L-R) Jayme Folkedahl, Janice Numedahl, Keegan Steinlage (Back, L-R) Marcia Madrigal, Mike Kelly, Gina Smith, […]

Kelly Real Estate Ranks #1!

DID YOU KNOW… Kelly Real Estate again ranks #1 in Winneshiek County for closed real estate transactions? AND Kelly Real Estate ranks #10 out of 112 firms within our MLS, which includes the markets of Waterloo/Cedar Falls? We strive to put our customers first and take time to answer all their questions throughout the process, […]

Quilts of Valor

The group of veterans honored at the Friday afternoon Quilts of Valor presentation. 41 area veterans received Quilts of Valor during Nordic Fest weekend.  The quilts were presented during 3 different services at the Decorah Middle School Gymnasium.


Nordic Fest is an annual celebration of Scandinavian heritage, culture, and food. Each year, over 10,000 visitors travel to Decorah, Iowa for three days of festing. July 25 – 27, 2019 Check out the full events here: Welcome to all visitors and friends for a fun-filled weekend!

Decorah High School is 3rd in Iowa Ranking

DECORAH HIGH SCHOOL RANKED THE 3RD BEST HIGH SCHOOL IN IOWA Posted: Thu, May 2, 2019 9:50 AM U.S. News and World Report has issued its 2019 rankings of high schools in the United States—and Decorah High School is ranked the 3rd best high school in Iowa. US News gave Decorah HS an overall score of […]

Open House Success!

Thank you to those who recently attended our weekend open houses! We’re always happy to see new faces and meet new clients. Keep in mind that our staff is always willing to arrange a showing to fit your schedule — we’re just a phone call away!


614 West Water Street is the home to this stately Victorian masterpiece!  Built in 1900, this home was given as a gift, yes, a GIFT to its first owners, Ed & Millie Marsh Curtin.  Ed’s father, John, a local blacksmith and entrepreneur was so happy with his son marrying Millie that he thought this gift […]