Tag Archives: Ruhl and Ruhl

Now is the Time to Buy

Cost is not determined by the price alone but by price and the mortgage rate. As projected by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the National Association of Realtors, the longer a buyer waits, the higher the mortgage payment will be … Continue reading

Posted in Buying a home, Cedar Rapids Real Estate, Davenport Real Estate, Dubuque Real Estate, Iowa City, Iowa Real Estate Relocation, Moline Real Estate, Money and Finance, Quad Cities Real Estate, Quad Cities Real Estate Investing, Real Estate Market, Real Estate News, Ruhl Mortgage | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

4 Reasons to Sell Now

Many homeowners tend to wait until the spring ‘buying season’ to list their homes for sale. We believe that is a huge mistake right now and came up with four great reasons to list your home: 1.) Demand Is High … Continue reading

Posted in Buying a home, Cedar Rapids Real Estate, Davenport Real Estate, Dubuque Real Estate, Iowa City, Iowa City Real Estate, Moline Real Estate, Money and Finance, Quad Cities Real Estate, Real Estate Market, Real Estate News, Selling your home | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Rule in Mortgage Lending

The consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Ability – to – Repay Rule (ATR) went into effect on January 10th. This rule protects consumers from debt traps by requiring mortgage lenders to evaluate whether borrowers can afford to pay back the mortgage … Continue reading

Posted in Buying a home, Cedar Rapids Real Estate, Davenport Real Estate, Dubuque Real Estate, Iowa City Real Estate, Moline Real Estate, Money and Finance, Quad Cities Real Estate, Real Estate Market, Real Estate News, Ruhl Mortgage, Ruhl News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bruce Braley Speaks with Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors on Dubuque Tax Credit

It is likely many homeowners are unaware of the tax break advocated by U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley, local Realtors say. And they won’t love finding out it’s gone. Braley visited on Friday with representatives of the Dubuque Board of Realtors … Continue reading

Posted in Dubuque Real Estate, Money and Finance, Real Estate Market, Real Estate News, Ruhl Mortgage | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Home Improvements to do Before Spring

As the snow starts to melt, it’s time to consider some updates and ways to save yourself some money! With spring just around the corner, (we promise it will come!) here are a few home improvement ideas that you can do while … Continue reading

Posted in Cedar Rapids Real Estate, Davenport Real Estate, Dubuque Real Estate, Iowa City, Iowa City Real Estate, Moline Real Estate, Money and Finance, Quad Cities Real Estate, Real Estate Market, Selling your home | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors Congratulates 2013 Award Winners

Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors honored 200 award winners for their 2013 achievements at the Waterfront Convention Center on Friday, January 24th, 2014. The top awards were awarded to: Top Excellence in Service Award: Mark Miller, Burlington Office Top Associate of the Year: … Continue reading

Posted in Buying a home, Iowa City, Quad Cities Real Estate Careers, Real Estate News, Ruhl News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

You Might Find this Pin-teresting!

Imagine flipping through a magazine and tearing out pictures that inspire you. These could be anything ranging from DIY projects, home décor, to your dream house. That is exactly what one of the fastest growing social media sites, Pinterest, allows … Continue reading

Posted in Buying a home, Cedar Rapids Real Estate, Davenport Real Estate, Dubuque Real Estate, Moline Real Estate, Quad Cities Real Estate, Real Estate Market, Real Estate News, Ruhl Marketing, Ruhl News, Ruhl Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Consider Cost Not Just Price

In today’s real estate market, buyers have a tendency to focus on price when searching for a new home.  But, they really should focus on the long term cost of a home. In November 2013, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), … Continue reading

Posted in Buying a home, Real Estate Market, Real Estate News, Ruhl Mortgage, Ruhl News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors Agents Receive Recognition from Midwest Five Star Real Estate Agent Program

Ruhl&Ruhl would like to congratulate the following agents on being honored with the 2014 Midwest Five Star Real Estate Agents Award. From the Ruhl&Ruhl Bettendorf Office; Marybeth Chupka and Joe Lindsay. From the Ruhl&Ruhl Davenport Office; Tom Bracey, Natalie Glynn, … Continue reading

Posted in Quad Cities Real Estate, Real Estate News, Ruhl News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Santa’s Secret

As most people know, gift distribution via chimney is the easiest and most efficient way for Santa to deliver presents. By using the chimney, he usually ends up right by the Christmas tree! His big problem is slowing down before … Continue reading

Posted in Ruhl Marketing, Ruhl News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment