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Ruhlhomes.com – A new Look for the New Year!

Ruhlhomes.com has an updated look and feel designed to make your real estate journey easier.   You can now access Ruhlhomes.com anytime, anywhere with the same experience on your mobile, tablet, laptop and desktop computer. You can also learn more about … Continue reading

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The Truth about Selling your Home this Winter

Timing can be everything when selling your home. Most people tend to wait until the spring to put their home on the market. The sun is shining, school is almost out and the flowers are blooming. We wanted to let … Continue reading

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Homes Values Appreciate Between 3.10% and 9.14% over the Last Five Years in Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois

The eastern Iowa and northwestern Illinois region continues its steady climb in home price appreciation – with all of our markets showing positive gain. This is the 17th consecutive quarterly appreciation nationally. The expected slowdown in appreciation this quarter didn’t … Continue reading

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Don’t Let the Cold Get you – Winterize your Vacant Home

If you have a house that is going to be vacant this winter it is important to winterize the property. Failure to do so can cause dramatic and costly damage. Don’t get caught by surprise; here is a checklist of … Continue reading

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3rd Quarter Sales Dip Wipes out Earlier Gains

As reported by the regional Multiple Listing Services, a decrease in new homes sales of 11% vs. the 3rd quarter last year has erased the modest gains of the first six months and leaves us with a YTD unit decrease … Continue reading

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Karl Larsen Awarded Iowa City Newcomer of the Year

Karl Larsen, a Realtor in the Ruhl&Ruhl Iowa City office, has been awarded the Newcomer of the Year by the Iowa City Area Association of Realtors. “Karl earned and deserves this award as there is no harder worker,” said Travis … Continue reading

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New National Mortgage Process May Slow Real Estate Transactions

A new TILA RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rule went into effect from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) requiring new disclosure forms and longer timeframes to approve documentation during the lending process. For example, the closing disclosure (CD) must be provided … Continue reading

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Let’s Kick Poverty so Everyone gets Home!

Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors Dubuque office has a vision; a vision where all families have access to safe and affordable housing in their community.  Though it sounds impossible to some, by teaming up with the community they are taking steps to kick poverty … Continue reading

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Realtors Roll up their Sleeves to Save Lives

For Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors, the importance of donating blood hits home.  Local Blood Center spokesperson, Andy Yohe, just joined the Ruhl family as a Realtor, and he credits blood donors for helping save his life after a harrowing accident in 1996, … Continue reading

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Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors Awarded Coolest Places to Work

Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors received recognition as one of the Coolest Places to Work by the Corridor Business Journal. Founded 153 years ago, Ruhl&Ruhl is one of the oldest real estate brokerages in the country. And while that fact doesn’t necessarily scream “cool,” … Continue reading

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