Money Raised for Ukrainian Children

Luther College Alum Raises $222,000 for Ukrainian Children  (June 13 – Reprinted, with permission, from 1994 Luther College graduate Karla (Sylling) Bloem, the founder and executive director of the International Owl Center in Houston, Minnesota, has used an auction of Ukrainian art to raise over $222,000 for that country. Bloem, along with volunteers and […]

Meet Agent, Trent Ostby!

Trent Ostby has recently joined the Kelly Real Estate Team. Trent is from Morris, MN, located West Central Minnesota. He has 2 older brothers, a twin brother, and a younger sister. After his older brother committed to Luther College and toured the campus himself, he grew to love the Decorah community and started his academic […]

U.S. News Says Decorah High School is #1 in Iowa!

The 2021 U.S. News rankings of high schools in the United States has just been released—and Decorah High School tops the list of Iowa high schools. Decorah HS is ranked #1 in Iowa and #634 nationally. U.S. News notes Decorah HS students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® coursework and exams—and 39 percent of […]


Kelly Real Estate is happy to announce the addition of Keegan Steinlage to the real estate team! Keegan recently received her Business Administration & Finance degree from Viterbo University in LaCrosse. She has been an intern within our office over the past two years and recently passed her National and State Real Estate Salesperson exams. […]

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, […]