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MaY - JUNe 2014 | Vol. 16 | Issue 3


northeast iowa • southeast minnesota • southwest wisconsin

Committed to bringing buyers and sellers together so you can make the best decision in one of the most important transactions of your life. View online:

308 College Drive Decorah, IA


New Listing!

1010 Linden St, Decorah 5 bedroom, 3 bath, 3 stall garage. Fantastic vistas of Luther College and Oneota Valley. Close to Phelps Park and Decorah Bike Trail. Call today! $379,000

New Listing!

New Addition in Woodland Acres, Decorah 5 large lots with city utilities, wooded, Half to Two and Half Acre Lots. $39,000-$79,000. Call today for Spring building!

610 5th Ave, Decorah West Side. Two blocks from Luther College. Currently duplex, easy conversion to single family 5 bedrooms, 2 full baths, large lot. Reduced to just $129,900. Act now!

Pole Line Road, Decorah Almost two acres on hard surfaced highway, hard surface street, water & electricity to lot! Two miles from Decorah. $38,900.

Price Reduced!

2784 Locust Road, Decorah Great building lots located just north of town on Locust Road. Asphalt street, curb & gutter maintained by county. All lots include water & electrical hook-ups. Excellent location to build your dream home! $56,900 - $99,900.

206 W. Main Street, Calmar Great home within easy walking distance to downtown, library, schools and bike trail. Enjoy the nicely landscaped yard from the covered patio. This home also boasts the ultimate heated 5-car garage! $132,500.

Bruening 2nd Addition, Decorah Major price reduction on remaining lots of original 68 parcels in the beautiful Phelps Vistas overlooking the Oneota River Valley. Nice lots w/ breathtaking views! Lots range in price from $50,400 to $79,900.

Pole Line Road, Decorah Enjoy gorgeous view of the Upper Iowa River Valley while being only two miles from town on a paved road! These are very scenic lots with elevated vistas. Lot 7 (2.74 acres) at $31,900 and Lot 9 (3.81 acres) at $37,900.

2524 Kylie Ann Road, Decorah Beautiful home for sale with partially finished basement, skylights, deck off the kitchen, and 10 ft basement walls. Check it out today! $179,900.


2518 172nd Street, Decorah Various sizes of storage units available for rent, both outdoor and indoor climate controlled.

116 W Residence Avenue, Protivin Spacious 3 bed, 1½ bath home on nicely landscaped lot with stamped concrete patio and play-set. $94,600. 2nd Option includes an extra 74’x100’ lot with additional 2 stall garage for $124,900.

1004 Short Street, Decorah Great commercial location just off Hwy 9 along Short St. Set your own hours, capture weekend visitors’ attention and have a 0 commute time to your business! Private parking near the upper living quarters, commercial parking spaces by entree. 149,900. John C. Kerndt ............563-380-0612 Tade Kerndt .................563-380-1415 Linda Flatland.............563-380-2897 Jan Johnson ...............563-379-2024 Roxanne Roy .............. 563-419-5596 Robert Sutton ............ 563-380-0503 Natalie Kerndt............. 319-239-5545


1019 S. Mill St., Decorah $94,900 Great starter home with newer windows, flooring, furnace & A/C. Vinyl siding. Storage shed.



Serving Decorah & Northeast Iowa for over 30 years! PRICE REDUCED



1662 Old Stage Rd., Decorah $234,900 3 bdrm., 2 bath with newer siding, windows, central air. Rear deck with woods nearby. Move-in ready!

2179 Co. Rd. B32, Ossian NOW $79,000 4 Bdrm., 1 bath farmhouse with many updates. 20x40 shop. 1 acre.

1683 Sawgrass Rd., Decorah $346,000 New 3 bdrm. near Oneota Golf Course. Still time to make your own choices!





402 E. Lewis St., Calmar $132,000 3 bdrm., 2.5 bath with MANY updates! New elec., plbg., furnace, windows, kitchen & flooring. Large lot with shed.


BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY! 3306 160th St., Lawler $64,500 The LT Tap is available in Little Turkey. Owner offering all equipment and inventory with terms possible. Apt. to rear.


1937 370th St., Decorah $189,500 4 bdrm. brick ranch style home near Hesper. Main floor family room with fireplace. Over an acre.

105 W. Water St., Decorah $245,000 Looking to plant a new business downtown? Here’s a great location for you!

2021 Co. Rd. W42, Decorah $347,000 Acreage – your choice…10 – 25 acres. 5 bdrm. house with outbldgs. Hard-surfaced road.

1104 Skyline Dr., Decorah $429,900 5 bdrm. Craftsman style home in Minowa Heights. Over 2,500 sq. ft. and fabulous kitchen!





301 S. Center St., Lawler NOW $199,900 Spacious 3-4 bdrm. ranch home with sunroom, vaulted ceilings and even a heated swimming pool!

1487 Middle Ossian Rd., Ossian $369,900 Large 4 bdrm., 2 story family home with modern kitchen. Granite counters, in-floor heat, master suite w/bath. Large RV shed/shop.

108 Sunset Dr., Decorah $285,000

156 Church St., Protivin $38,000 2-3 bdrm. in small town Iowa. Original hardwood floors, newer windows & siding. Great rental property!

3-4 bdrm. Colonial style in Dahly Addition. Spacious rooms, attached garage, large patio. 1.5 lots!

Dale Headington ............................... 563-380-2461 Sherri Carolan ................................... 563-380-2240 Alison Donlon ................................... 563-380-8090 Jayme Folkedahl............................... 563-380-6424

Mike Kelly, Broker............................. 563-380-2266 Ron Juve ........................................... 563-379-0927 Ron Bullerman .................................. 563-419-4207 Marcia Madrigal, Broker Assoc. ...... 563-379-3824

1102 Hwy 9 East • PO Box 8 • Decorah, IA • 563-382-8406 or 800-246-8406 • email: 1

Ridge-N-River Realty 934B S. Marquette Rd.

• Prairie du Chien, WI • 608-326-1600

Each ReMax Office, independently owned & operated • Licensed in Iowa and Wisconsin

Office: 608-326-1600 Randy’s cell: 608-412-3103 Kristin’s cell: 608-412-2021

As a convenience to our buyers & sellers, we offer a 7x14 enclosed trailer to use free of charge to assist in your move!

1822 Buck Lane, Harpers Ferry, IA $139,900

216 S. Michigan St. Prairie du Chien, WI $164,000

38612 Golf View Dr., Bridgeport, WI $189,900

510 S. Buchanan St. Prairie du Chien, WI $139,900

60391 Norway Dr., Ferryville, WI $379,900

58229 Irish Ridge Rd. Prairie du Chien, WI $319,900

113 Sheridon Rd., Eastman, WI $119,900

201 Legrand St., Boscobel, WI $85,000

1000 S. Beaumont Rd., PDC, WI (Sue Z’s Bar) $84,900

40751 Badger Rd., Boscobel, WI $164,900

604 Hwy 76, Harpers Ferry, IA $450,000

336 Eagle Dr., McGregor, IA $209,900

29001 Skyview Ln., Eastman, WI $569,900

155 Main St., Seneca, WI $69,900 2

1975 Hideaway Hills Ln., Lansing, IA $599,000

“Our Heart Is Where Your Home Is”

13371 Pine Lane, Bagley, WI $59,900

59113 Hobbs Hollow Rd., Seneca, WI $79,900

130 S. Michigan St., Prairie du Chien, WI $92,900

Office: 608-326-1600 11946 Co. Rd. X, Wyalusing, WI $99,900

33488 Serenity Ln., Wauzeka, WI $119,900

727 N. Michigan St., Prairie du Chien, WI $98,900

326 S. Burlington Ave., Bagley, WI $124,900

10480 Hwy A, Bagley, WI $115,000

Randy’s cell: 608-412-3103 Kristin’s cell: 608-412-2021

145 Lancaster St., Patch Grove, WI $129,900

24891 Sunset Ln., Seneca, WI $159,900

807 S. Ohio St., Prairie du Chien, WI $159,900

522 S. Fremont St., Prairie du Chien, WI $189,900

59712 Old St. Hwy 60, Bridgeport, WI $249,900

35526 TV Ln., Prairie du Chien, WI $276,900

60164 Wildlife Trail, Bridgeport, WI $329,900

Ridge-N-River Realty

As a convenience to our buyers & sellers, we offer a 7x14 enclosed trailer to use free of charge to assist in your move!

• Prairie du Chien, WI • 608-326-1600 Each ReMax Office, independently owned & operated Like Us On FaceBook! Licensed in Iowa and Wisconsin 934B S. Marquette Rd.


Luxurious Country Estate on 318th Ave. Nestled in 24 secluded acres of woodlands & meadows. +5,500 total sq. ft. finished, +1,350 sq. ft. semi-finished bonus rooms. 40x64 shop w/heated studio.


1003 Short St., Decorah, IA (Just S. of Hwy 9 by Pizza Hut)


Bill Stoen, Broker/Owner Licensed in IA Cell: 563-419-1398 • e-mail:

Since 1960


Have access to all listings in the Northeast Iowa MLS! Any property/any Realtor!

Text SREAPP to 5635687373 to get a download! Staying on top of the technology to better serve you, our clients! #521 - Character & Charm! Many updates and improvements have been completed, while keeping the character of the era. You will feel right at home with the built ins, stained glass window, and rear patio area. Includes 3 bedrooms, spacious bathroom and an office/ library. The basement has had an extensive waterproofing system installed and is ready for possible finishing.

#487 - Ranch home near Harpers Ferry! Get out of the hustle and get into the quiet and serenity of this country acreage. This home, built in 2000 features 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and an open living area. New landscaping surrounds the home that is located on a quiet, private blacktop lane. Only 5 minutes to State landing at Noble’s Landing, Harpers Ferry & minutes to Prairie du Chien. Backyard drops down to Paint Creek! Plenty of fishing, hunting and recreational activities and your fingertips!

To view more information on these & over 50 additional listings visit • 563-568-4170 Jack Sweeney, Broker/Owner • Bonnie Sweeney, Broker/Owner • Stacie Sweeney Cooper, Assoc. Broker John Sweeney, Agent • Steve Evanson, Agent • Lyle Peters, Agent • Ellen Neebel, Agent 4

Are you planning a change for 2014? We would like to be your Realtor on your quest.

Whether you’re looking for: • • • • • • •

Trout stream frontages Hobby farms with pastures/ grazing ground Secluded Woodlands for a cabin / hunting options An Executive Estate in the country (**See our New Listing on 318th Ave.**) A Semi-retirement 2nd home or condo A Move-In Ready home close to schools & services Buildable lot for your future retirement location

All it takes is contacting our office so we can begin working with you on the search for just the right nesting spot!


Relocation questions? Acreage/hobby farm questions? Recreational/woodland questions? Contact us for a confidential consultation on any of your current Real Estate needs. Bill Stoen, Broker/Owner Licensed in IA Cell: 563-419-1398 Sales Associates: Mark Schweitzer, 563-380-1393 LeRoy Holm, 563-380-2515

1003 Short St., Decorah, IA (Just S. of Hwy 9 by Pizza Hut)

866-382-8290 • e-mail: 5


Chad Gillitzer, Broker


107 N. Page St. Suite B, Monona, IA • Licensed in WI & IA Office: 563-539-2423 • Email: •



NEW PRICE! 112 Great Antler Way, Monona Farmette w/ 5 Bdrm house & bldgs on 37 acres m/l offered as two parcels: Parcel #1 – 5 bdrm 39924 Falcon Ave., Edgewood IA Acreage w/ 4 bdrm, 1.5 bath, detached house, outbldgs & 4 ac m/l stall garage, 40x24 barn, 1.98 ac m/l $175,000; Parcel surveyed - $116,000 #2 – Mobile home & 33 ac m/l - $165,000. Seller open to other options. NEW LISTING!


707 Darby Dr., Monona 2007 built Ranch style duplex, each unit has 2 bdrms, 2 bath with garage. In-floor heat throughout, minimal maintenance, great cash-flow. Realtor owned. $220,000.

205 S. Main St., Monona - $109,000 4 bedroom, 1.5 bath, hardwood floors, central air, 28x48 garage w/separate furnace & bathroom, realtor owned. New roof in 2013.


3 Bay Carwash, 609 High St., Elkader $285,000 - Great Cash flow investment, 1 Touchless/drive-thru bay, 2 manual bays. New in floor heat system 2012.

407 E. Iowa St., Monona - 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath, attached garage. $55,000.


302 Chestnut St., Monona 2 Story, 3 Bdrm, w/ garage. $55,000.

213 S. Main St., Monona - SOLD

203 South Main St., Monona NEW 1 & ½ story brick, lots of woodwork, PRICE! 3 Bdrm w/carport. $55,000.

408 E. Center St., Monona - SOLD 302 East Main St., West Union 1 & ½ story, 2 Bdrm, off-street parking, Central Air. New furnace 2001 - $45,000.


218 Spring St., Clermont 1 & ½ story, 2 Bdrm w/ garage. New furnace 2006 - $39,000.

209 Burgess St., Luana 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath, 2 stall garage


53962 State Hwy 60, Wauzeka, WI 3 bedroom home, 2 bath, 1.7 ac m/l, central air, surveyed, dead end road, private setting - $99,000


Wisconsin River Views Sprosty Hill Rd., Wauzeka Township - Minutes from Prairie Du Chien. Lot #39 - 7 ac m/l, some timber, sec 15 - $3,900/ac Lot #28 - 6 ac m/l, some timber, sec 14 - $4,400/ac - river view Lot #27 - 11 ac m/l, partially wooded, sec 14 - $4,400/ac - river view

McGregor: 3500 sq ft commercial building with retail down and 2 BR apartment up.  Large kitchen, enclosed porch.  3 possible rentals in this building for the interested investor.  $90,000.

McGregor: Attractive 1 BR condo in newer building built in 2007. Quality built and sold furnished. 3 decks, hardwood, tile & carpet flooring. Lots of storage. All the amenities. $113,000

McGregor: Updated brick historical building  downtown.  Retail down and 2BR apartment up.  3-season porch, patio, furnished, and lots more.  First floor currently rented. $151,500.

Joyce Dennis, CRS, GRI, Broker Associate 100 1st Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 Cell: 319-360-3932 e-mail: 6

Kelly Bulman, Broker Associate • Linda Bernhard, Sales Associate


Ph. 563-568-3100, Fax 563-568-0042

e-mail • website:

See us for all of your real estate needs...

Member NE Iowa Board of Realtors

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563-568-3435 • FAX 563-568-3630

Choice Building Lots in Waukon’s PARK PLACE ADDITION

PRICE REDUCED ON THIS PRIME LOCATION! Potential retail mercantile property with a spacious modern three bedroom apartment upstairs. Located at 35 West Main, Waukon, with rear access to city parking lot and southern exposure on north side of Main Street. Remodel to your liking! Priced at $39,000.

Located West of the Waukon City Park and swimming pool and East of the shopping center area and the Fareway Grocery Store. Call for details on restrictive covenants and amenities. Prices on the lots currently available range from $33,995 to $39,995. Lots sizes range from 0.302 acres to 0.493 acres.


NEW LISTING AT 407 1ST ST. NE, WAUKON Immaculate condition! Two-bedroom ranch with spacious living room and dining room. Third bedroom, rec room and shower bath in basement. Newer shingles, furnace, flooring and many other updates. 28’x28’ insulated detached garage. Priced to sell at $99,900.

WEB PAGE: • E-MAIL: Jim Bieber, Broker, 568-3097 • Matt Teslow, 568-4449 7

NORTHEAST IOWA APPRAISAL & REAL ESTATE 115 SOUTH VINE ST., WEST UNION, IA 52175 • PHONE 563-422-3285 Jay Jensen, Broker • Leanne Cline, Broker Associate Bruce Bemis, Dave Langreck, Sales Associates Joe McCasland & Emily Koch, Appraisers • NEW LISTING

22468 230th St., St. Olaf - Nestled in the midst of 12.75 acres of timber, this Terrace Home has expert focus on design with vaulted ceilings, beautiful sunroom and full finished basement. $280,000




610 Highway 150 North, West Union - Well kept 2 story home with 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, large living room, 2 family rooms and walk-out basement to private backyard. $170,000



311 Franklin Street, Elgin - Basic ranch with open floorplan and nice sized rooms. New windows, shingles. Full unfinished basement and nice backyard. $76,000


18683 P Ave., Hawkeye - 2 story brick with unique kitchen and exposed brick in several rooms. Perfect set-up for horses with high tinsel fences on 7.71 acres. $160,000

104 3rd Street NW, Waucoma - This home is located on a large lot with newer kitchen having oak cupboards and laminate counter-top. $35,000

903 Main Street, Elgin - Efficient & quaint this 1 story is offered completely furnished including silverware! Small utility shed included. $28,000

301 East Plum, West Union 2 story duplex with both apartments having 2 bedrooms and 1 bath. New paint and blinds. Shared 1 stall garage for storage. $35,000

118 Adams Street, West Union - Lovely woodwork, built-in buffet and hardwood floors in this 1920’s arts & crafts home. Partially finished basement, 2 car detached garage. $92,000

601 Mill Avenue, Elgin - Convenient floor plan with large family room, galley style kitchen open to dining room and living room fireplace. Steel utility building 40’ x 44’ included. $67,000

206 North 1st Street, Hawkeye - Nice 4 bedroom, 1 bath home on a quiet street. Second level added in 2009 along with new vinyl siding, roof, windows & deck. Bath remodeled in 2011. $85,000

116 Monroe Street, West Union - Lovely curb appeal with open front porch. 4 bedroom home features formal living and dining rooms, family room and newer oak kitchen. $103,000

707 Franklin Street, Elgin - Well built two bedroom home with good layout & very economical. Includes 2 car detached garage with alley access. $48,000


512 Mill Street, Elgin - Lovely 3 bedroom ranch with many updates! The basement is partially finished with family room and bedroom, ample storage and there is a sunroom for your enjoyment. $155,000


400 Sandra Terrace, West Union - Spacious home with many custom features including wine cellar, cherry cabinets, wood floors to name a few. Plus full finished basement & bonus room above garage. $238,500 8

605 Main Street, Elgin - Outstanding 2 story brick home with updated windows, shingles, countertops and remodeled baths. Oversized garage features “living quarters” or “man cave”. $92,000


NORTHEAST IOWA APPRAISAL & REAL ESTATE 115 SOUTH VINE ST., WEST UNION, IA 52175 • PHONE 563-422-3285 Jay Jensen, Broker • Leanne Cline, Broker Associate Bruce Bemis, Dave Langreck, Sales Associates Joe McCasland & Emily Koch, Appraisers •

COMMERCIAL COMMERCIAL COMMERCIAL 201 West Elm, West Union 3 unit apt bldg on corner lot. New windows & water softener (2009), new furnace & roof (2007). $75,000

3 West Main St., Waukon - Prime retail space in the heart of Waukon. 2 commercial storefronts with approx. 5,700 sq.ft. Six rentals on 2nd floor. $144,900

New! 311 Hwy 150 N, West Union Great Business Opportunity for the ambitious new owner! Well established Pizza Palace, located in Lilac Plaza, is great as it is or could readily be changed into a Sports Pizza Bar. Turn-key. $125,000



NEW! Sections 19 & 20 of Westfield Township,

NEW! Lincoln Way, West Union 1.12 acre large vacant building lot. Zoned R-1 Single Family Residential. City services available. $35,000

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New listiNg - Mississippi Riverfront Cabin, no neighbors, 2 bdr cabin, appliances, furniture, garage, shed, borders 200,000 acre Upper Mississippi fish & Wildlife Refuge. $69,500. #1313



Woodland Preserve acreage. The beauty of a vanishing woodland preserved for all time, hiking trails out your back door into your own private “Preserve”, adjacent to 2000 acres of Wildlife management area, road, electric, & includes well share. 3.65 acres, $39,900. #1302

Mississippi RiveR fRont HoMe - Two story, Three bedrooms, 3 baths, full basement with storage room and large workshop, attached two car garage, extensive decks for viewing Main channel of Mississippi river. Access to docks just a few steps to the river. $215,000. #1273


New listiNg - 5.8 all wooded acres on a dead end road with electric and phone. Short distance to Wisconsin River & Mississippi River. Very quiet and secluded property.(Adjoins #1314) $20,000. #1316

WISCONSIN Coulee Creek Highlands, Huge oaks and hickory trees, dead end road seclusion, near vast state and federal lands. 5.7 acres, $15,900. #1295




NEW LISTING. Hidden Valley River Frontage, 3.7 acres, level access, level building site. Wildflower meadow surrounded by lush green wooded hills, tumbling Grant River with deep pools. Located in Grant County in Southwest Wisconsin. Total seclusion. $52,000, #1323.

Canyon Falls Cabin (built 1996), 5.5 wooded acres, well (installed 2009), electric, new roof (2009), One bedroom downstairs, spacious bedroom loft upstairs, no septic (has an incinolet toilet),End of road privacy, additional acreage available. $65,000. #1314

Secluded Vista, 8.3 acres, Panoramic Views, End of the road privacy, hidden building site, $35,000. #1261




Copper Creek Cedar Log Cabin, 32x24. 3 levels including partially finished, full walkout basement, wraparound decks, Gazebo, fish cleaning station, covered wood rack, 32x24 garage, Massive wood burning stone fireplace, well, holding tank, plumbed, electric, huge beams in great room, end of road privacy with southern exposure & fantastic views of surrounding oak forested blufflands, 2 acres $119,000. #1283

Battle Hollow Log Cabin, Hand scribed log cabin, fronts 3 acre lake & 184 acres of protected forest, twig railings, oak floors, handcrafted cabinetry, stone wood fireplace, 3 finished levels (approx 2000 sq ft), in-floor heat, expansive glass sunroom, handcrafted log circle staircase with cedar bent log railings, paved circle drive, enveloped in massive hardwoods. 1.67 acres, $289,000. #1311

Older home has 3 bedrooms up & 1 down with 1 bath, full basement with updated furnace. Back yard has shed/garage for storage. Walk to restaurants & stores in De Soto, WI (population 300). Home does need some updating. Boat landing nearby with plenty of fishing off the banks of Desoto Bay. $25,900. #1276




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Sunset Riverview Home. Exclusive, secluded & professionally landscaped for privacy. 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 car garage on 3 acres. Watch the river boats & tugboats ply the main channel of the magnificent Upper Mississippi river from this elegant Mississippi Riverview Home. $275,000. #1293


Battle Bluff Woodlands, 9.4 acres of lush woodlands, well share, electric, phone, abuts vast state natural area (Battle Bluff State Natural Area), secluded dead end private road, Valley setting near Mississippi River, awesome recreational property or cabin site. $39,900. #1315

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Gorgeous 3 bedroom log home, minutes from Decorah with a great view, vaulted ceiling, open loft, beautiful fireplace, underfloor heat, large master bedroom suite and an additional 24x32 heated garage. The log home you have been dreaming of, ready to move into and enjoy. $259,900.

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Where can you find a classic 4 bedroom Victorian home setting on approx.. 2 acres on a hard surface road only 2-2-1/2 miles from Decorah? Lots of square footage, beautiful woodwork, spectacular landscaping, great wrap around porch plus a post & beam barn built in 2002 and there’s more! $295,000. Give us a call today!


Year round cabin nestled in the woods on 15-1/2 acres, 16x32 plus loft, 2 bedroom great room, in floor heat, wall AC, internet and phone access, covered front porch, new well, new septic 2003, approx.. ½ mile north off Hwy. 52 & 44. $145,000.

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Location, location, location. This ranch style home near the high school, trout run trail and downtown is ready for you to move right in. Large living room w/ fireplace, eating nook, screen porch and much more. Call today. $227,000

mABeL 1-1/2 story home, 4 bedrooms, 1-1/2 baths, laundry on main. Lots of storage, detached 2 car garage. $49,500.

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3 bedroom home on 2.3 acres. Maintenance free siding/ windows, newer furnace, shingles and well, 30x35 shed, and mature wind break trees all on hard surface road. $145,900.

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Well kept 3 bedroom 1-3/4 story home within walking distance of downtown, school & churches, newer shingles, updated elec., updated plumbing, .23 acre lot and more. Call Today $124,900.


Call today to see this 3 bedroom home in move in condition. Main floor living, appliances included, insulated attached garage and ready for a new owner. $104,000.

BUSiNeSS oPPortUNitY Great local restaurant & lounge established in 1978 in a desirable location! Diverse menu, seating for 180, turnkey operation business, equipment, fixtures, real estate! Fantastic business opportunity!

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3 bedroom home in great location on the edge of Decorah and close to the bike trail. This charming older home also boasts a wraparound porch, wood floors, central air, jetted tub and sits on 1 acre of land. Call today! $145,000.



This 2 story home in Mabel, MNB offers 4 bdrms., original staircase, beautiful built-in hutch in formal dining rooms, wood floors, updated kitchen, family room in lower level, new vinyl siding and windows, and newer roof. Only 25 minute drive from Decorah. $93,500.

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4+ Acres, 3-4 miles from Decorah on dead end road, 2/3 wooded & 1/3 open, perfect spot to build your new house at edge of woods! Driveway is in place off Hickory Rd. and well rights are available for $2,500. Call today! $49,900.

All lots have paved street with curb and gutter. Utilities on property include cable, electric, sewer, water and phone. Surveying is done with markers.



Well maintained ranch house in Ossian. Move in ready, improvements include shingles in 2013, water heater in 2013, furnace in 2010, sewer & water lines to house replaced with new street in 2001. $84,900.

miNowA HeiGHtS This 3 bedroom home in Minowa Heights with sunroom, garage & storage shed , central air, large lot & priced great. Call today! $102,900.

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1501 E. Lessard Street, Prairie du Chien, WI Office: 608.326.0800 • • Licensed in Iowa & Wisconsin • Each office is independently owned & operated

502 Michigan Ave., Prairie du Chien, WI - $110,000 (MLS#1706865) This beautiful 3 bedroom, 1 bath is located on two full lots in a great neighborhood. This home has beautiful wood floors and a new roof. House is clean and neat with a nice yard, and features a screened in front porch!

108 E. Cedar St., Prairie du Chien, WI $104,000 (MLS#1688642) Cute little 3 bedroom “brick” home with 1 3/4 bathrooms. Full basement with some finish. Newer roof, eat-in kitchen, open living/dining. Priced to sell.

1011 Main St., Wauzeka, WI - $69,900 (MLS#1611857) - Corner lot with extra large yard. Rear deck and carport. Ranch with updated siding,roof, air conditioner and water heater.

1015 S. 7th St., Prairie du Chien, WI $79,900 (MLS#1709989) - Totally remodeled 2 bedroom home in a nice location with new flooring throughout. Large back yard for entertaining or leisure. 115X110 lot makes this a great deal. 2 small basements and extra storage.

822 N. Prairie St., Prairie du Chien, WI $94,500 (MLS#1709571) - This well insulated 3-4 bedroom home offers low cooling & heating costs. New roof in 2012, new siding in 2007. Basement is partially finished with a full bath. Lot includes a 2 car garage with storage & a large garden box. Located just 1 block from the Mississippi River and boat landing.

37885 Selch Dr., Prairie du Chien, WI $65,000 (MLS#1705158) - Be your own boss! Here is an opportunity to purchase a well established beauty salon for a fraction of the cost of starting from scratch. Fantastic Sams is one of the largest, most recognized, full service hair care franchises in the U.S. with over 1250 locations. Call to discuss this turn-key business opportunity.

105 Amelia St., Cassville, WI - $115,000 (MLS#1708537) - Invest in history. Beautifully restored late 1800’s historic downtown building. Modern flare while preserving & enhancing its best original features. Includes a huge 3 car garage with extra storage. Currently being run as a lodging property but has lots of possibilities including retail, cafe, restaurant, office space, apartments etc.

32 Taylor Ct., Harpers Ferry, IA $99,000 (MLS#1711724) - Watch the eagles soar & enjoy summer in this immaculate recreational property right on the Mississippi with a boat dock, boat & motor included. Park model with beautiful 3 season room, deck & patio. Turn key!

104 E. Centre St., Garnavillo, IA $115,000 (MLS#1690469) This Grocery is a clean, established opportunity for a “turn key” operation. Sellers willing to train & will be nearby to answer questions! Extremely well known for its meat dept. & situated on almost 2 lots. Building built in 1984. 4 walk-ins. 7’x8’ receiving dock with dock leveler, Intercom system, meat cutting room, 2 restrooms & more!

58074 Buck Creek Rd. Ferryville, WI $129,900 (MLS#1695479) Close to Mississippi River & Ferryville, WI lies this 5 acre property. 4 Years new. An open concept kitchen, dining & great room. The views are gorgeous in this partially wooded property. Priced right with a truly motivated seller.

100 S. Pier Rd., Bagley, WI $139,900 (MLS#1702064) - Looking for Mississippi River property? Great waterfront property - 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths set up for year round living. Large family room, large deck, screen porch, patio, full workshop above garage. You can fish right from your backyard! Boat slip available.

62200 Sugar Loaf Trail Prairie du Chien, WI - $179,000 (MLS#1700050) This Geo-thermal 4 year “new” home has many features including: walk-in pantry, 3 car garage, outstanding master suite, spacious kitchen with hardwood floors, main floor laundry, finished lower level with “nonconforming” third bedroom.

32257 Pikes Peak Rd. McGregor, IA $210,000 (MLS#1698214) Panoramic views of where the Wisconsin River meets the Mississippi River and then South as the Mississippi widens! Fantastic views of the River bluffs! Property is situated on a very quiet secluded road yet only a few minutes from Historic McGregor, IA.

204 S. Jackson St. Prairie du Chien, WI $159,900 (MLS#1713043) Well maintained split level on a secluded street with private backyard. Recent flooring updates, wood burning fireplace in living room & wood burning stove in family room. Enjoy the wildlife in your backyard while being in town and all the conveniences that offers. Desirable property, desirable location!

421 S Beaumont Rd., Prairie du Chien, WI - $230,000 (MLS#1574322) Former Medical Clinic. Building is well maintained with new windows on North and East sides. 2 furnaces & 2 A/C units. Unlimited possibilities such as clinic, office, church, restaurant, day care, law office, insurance office, etc. On large lot. Qualified Buyers Only.

320 4th St. McGregor, IA - $239,000 (MLS#1703901) Beautiful Queen Ann Victorian home preserved & maintained with modern kitchen, tin ceilings, stained glass, amazing staircase, and so much more. Extensive landscaping done to private rear yard and plenty of room for a garage! This one is truly breathtaking.


225 S. Burlington Ave. Bagley, WI $74,900 (MLS#1704390) Cute little ranch style home located close to the Mississippi River and public boat landing. 3 bedrooms, 1.75 baths with a full basement and sunroom. Corner lot with 1 car garage. Upgraded kitchen cabinets, pella windows, tool shed in back yard. Move right in!!

307 S. Jackson St. Prairie du Chien, WI - $299,900 (MLS#1688984) Beautiful home with open floor plan tucked away in town near the bluff. Very well maintained 5 bedrooms, 3 baths! Property encompasses an impressive 2.29 acres. Enjoy the country feel, in town!

635 Sunset View Harpers Ferry, IA $115,000 (MLS#1689171) Well kept 2 bedroom mobile home with addition and sunroom situated on 2.5 lots in Harpers Ferry! Great location just a block from the Mississippi River. Many updates and furnishings are included. Look today!

528 Sunset View St. Harpers Ferry, IA - $129,900 (MLS#1692832) Immaculate 2 bedroom home with 2 car garage! Move in condition, hardwood floors, maintenance free exterior & great floor plan. Lot is 60x120 with paved driveway & additional parking. 2 blocks from Mississippi River.

416 S. Ohio St. Prairie du Chien, WI $89,900 (MLS#1701324) This home is located on a large lot with alley access. Within walking distance to local businesses. New roof, hot water heater, and furnace in 2013. This nice ranch home comes with a large storage shed and a large yard. This home has everything you need on the main floor.

330 Spring St. Lynxville, WI $49,900 (MLS# 1704413) Ideal “Cabin” 1 block from a boat launch on the Mississippi River. Great fishing just steps away. Double lot, 22x20 family room, old walk in vault could be used as bedroom or closet. Cabin is perfect for all types of sports enthusiasts. Whitetail, turkey & waterfowl are plentiful!

329 S Beaumont Rd., Prairie du Chien, WI - $169,900 (MLS#1538607) Beautiful 1 1/2 story contemporary 4 bed, 2 bath home on shaded corner lot. Completely remodeled & expanded in 1994 including: new addition, 2 car attached garage, new furnace, wiring, 4 seasons room, professional landscaping & more! New roof 2006 & new a/c 2008.

428 S. Fremont Prairie du Chien, WI $185,900 (MLS#1669840) Lovely cape cod home on large corner lot. Very tastefully decorated. Large living room, formal dining right off of the kitchen. Screen porch, 2 car attached garage with storage. Extra finished room in basement. Ready to move in!

783 Overview Ct., Prairie du Chien, WI - $85,500 (MLS#1699266) This 4 bedroom ranch has everything you need, just move in! New 2 car garage and large basement are great additions to this property. Great family home.

10407 Hwy C, Millville, WI - $450,000 (MLS# 1704317) Piece of Paradise! 165 +/- mostly wooded acres. Trout stream & trails. Ranch style home with huge wrap around deck & walk out basement. Wood burning fireplace, spacious master, eat in kitchen with great views. Generac system for power back up! Ready to sell!!

110 Front St., McGregor, IA $800,000 (MLS# 1704898) Priceless riverfront property on the Upper Mississippi River. Property alone is worth the price, but you also get an operating 33 room Motel in this historic area. Don’t pass this opportunity up. It is truly unique.

706 1st St NW, Elkader, IA - $69,900 (MLS# 1689459) Sturdy old-fashioned home. All of the charm of yesteryear lingers in this circa 1900’s redecorated 3 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath home. Refinished pine floors & woodwork. Open staircase. Stove, refrigerator, washer, dryer included.

1100 S. Beaumont Rd. Prairie du Chien, WI - $59,000 (MLS# 1705947) Investors Special! Excellent buy for a compact home or rental investment. 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 car garage and located on a large double corner lot. This property has a great rental history.

52622 Hwy. 171 Mt. Sterling, WI $259,900 (MLS# 1695630) Outstanding newer home on a 12.72 acre farmstead. Features open concept living & finished walk-out basement. Extra buildings, 7 acres of tillable land. Enjoy the views from the decks! Just 25 miles from PDC or Viroqua.

LOTS & LAND Lot 23 Harpers Highlands Harpers Ferry, IA - $129,900 (MLS#1663316) 3.38 Acres Lot 26 Kickapoo Landing Eastman, WI - $48,000 (MLS# 1676097) - 4.63 Acres Sec30 Twn07 Rng06, Prairie du Chien, WI - $69,900 (MLS#1691513) - 21.75 Acres 55172 Stoney Point Rd. Gays Mills, WI - $339,000 (MLS# 1662027) - 145 Acres Jeidy Hill Rd., Wauzeka, WI - $22,500 (MLS#1663155) - 5.76 Acres 59970 St. Hwy. 171 Seneca, WI - $113,500 (MLS#1699272) - 36.01 Acres 500 S. Beaumont Rd., Prairie du Chien, WI - $57,500 (MLS#1528180) Lot 1 Nature Ln., Prairie du Chien, WI - $62,000 (MLS#1645016) - 5 Acres TBD Wacouta Ave., Prairie du Chien, WI - $235,200 (MLS#1616910) L49 LaPointe St., Prairie du Chien, WI - $275,000 (MLS#1533752) - 7 Acres TBD Industrial Blvd., Prairie du Chien, WI - $400,000 (MLS#1648360) - 39 Acres TBD Weeping Willow Ln., Prairie du Chien, WI - $29,900 (MLS#1707432) 5 Acres 424 Ann St., McGregor, IA 52157 - $35,000 (MLS#1691651) - 0.23 Acres

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L50 DeSoto Ridge Rd., DeSoto, WI - $49,900 (MLS#1684024) - 1.27 Acres Scenic Boydtown Ave., Wauzeka, WI - $60,000 (MLS#1593521) - 0.92 Acres

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Lot 7 Walnut Bluff Rd., Bagley, WI - $75,000 (MLS#1710247) - 5.28 Acres


108 Rossville Road, Waukon, ia • 563-5 Ann Quillin, Broker-Owner 563-568-9333

Sandy Van Horn, Broker-Owner 563-568-7215 1153 Prairie ave. nW, Waukon $287,000 Location, location, location. Over 2 acres on the edge of Waukon. Great country views. Home features an open floor plan, incredible master suite with lower level walk out. Bonus - 40 x 64 shed.

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Jodi Sweeney-Egela 563-380



105 4th st. ne, Waukon $186,000 - Large home offering space for a growing family. The home features an open floor plan, multiple living/family room possibilities. 5 bedrooms & 3 baths. The back yard opens up to the countryside!

318 1st st. se, new albin $54,000 - Well kept 3 bedroom home on a large corner lot. Appliances included


808 allamakee st., Waukon $87,500 - Charming features - open stairway, high ceilings, bay windows. 3-4 bedrooms with main floor laundry, newer roof, double detached garage. Located on a corner lot.

604 3rd ave. sW, Waukon $159,500 - Open floor plan. Main floor family room with gas fireplace along with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and laundry. Large back yard.

2337 Whippoorwill Hollow, Harpers Ferry - $99,000 Beautiful area - approx 1 mile from Harpers Ferry & the Mississippi River. Year round use or your weekend get-a-way. Many updates. Located on 6.83 acres m/l. Ready to enjoy!


461 Railroad ave., new albin $82,500 - 3-4 bedroom home on the edge on New Albin. This home has had extensive updates. Steel roof, windows, furnace, central air. Outdoor wood burning system. 3 car attached garage.

403 5th st. nW, Waukon - $89,900 Main floor living! Home features large eat-in kitchen, nice size living room, main floor laundry, 2 bedrooms and attached single car garage.



312 e. main st., Waukon - $82,000 5 bedroom home on a large lot in great East Main St neighborhood. Main floor laundry, bedroom, bath and attached two car garage. The home has the possibility of rental income with upstairs apartment if desired.

203 3rd ave. nW, Waukon $110,000 - Convenient floor plan in this home. Nicely maintained with 4 bedrooms and 1 3/4 baths. Appliances stay with home. Extra off street parking. Ready to move in!

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446 4th st. se, Waukon - $189,000 Condo with open floor plan. Main floor living 2 bedrooms 2 baths. With family room and 3/4 bath on lower level. Near Waukon Golf & Country Club

1481 Fan Rd., Waukon - $189,000 21 acres m/l consisting of woods & pasture. 64 x 40 garage/machine shed. Very nice smaller home and also has a ready mobile home site. Perfect home to enjoy all types of recreation!

107 main st., Waterville - $64,500 Completely remodeled inside. Wraparound porch for outside enjoyment. Located close to Mississippi River, Paint Creek all types of outdoor recreation. Nice starter home or great place to relax and enjoy!

303 2nd ave. ne, Waukon $89,900 - This charming home built in the 1950’s displays the style of the time including hardwood floors. Replacement widows, steel shingled roof, nice patio area some of the updates done by the owner. Located on a nice lot in a quiet neighborhood.




17 2nd st. ne, Waukon - $109,000 Family home with beautiful woodwork, pocket doors, open stair case, stained glass. All the character & charm of the Victorian era. Well below assessed value.

14 5th ave. se, Waukon - $115,000 Lovely home with 3 bedrooms 2 baths. Open living dining area great for entertaining. Home has had excellent care!

105 3rd st. ne, Waukon - $165,000 - Character of an older home with beautiful woodwork, stained glass, built-ins. Many updates including windows, siding, remodeled kitchen, roof and landscaping. Three car detached garage. Lovely home.


201 Wall st., lansing - $199,500 - Magnificent River View! This home is ready for year round living or your dream retreat. Home has double attached garage plus a 24 x 30 shed for all your recreational toys!

207 5th ave. nW, Waukon $125,000 - Income property. Currently 2 apartments. With renovations could be a great family home. Located on 1/2 acre lot in a park like setting.

Lot #11 Farview Heights Sub-Division, Harpers Ferry, $17,000 - Located off Mound Lane. 1.28 acres. 17

211 Main St., Lansing, IA Phone: 563-538-9290 Toll Free: 877-538-9290 Teresa Severson, Broker/Owner Commercial space on Main St. with rental income, Lansing $125,000

Leah Benzing ..........................563-586-2623 John & Janice Rea...................563-568-1956 Nicole Winke ...........................563-538-9290 Renee Wagner ........................563-419-8647 Randy Wagner ........................563-538-9290

Newer riverview home, 2 car garage, 4 bedroom, 3 bath, sunroom, Lansing - $269,000

3 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath, corner lot, tuck under garage, Lansing - $120,000

Panoramic views over the Mississippi River, 5.31 acres m/l, well and electric, Lansing - $99,000

3 bedroom, 3 bath, creek, fireplace, 13 acres m/l, Harpers Ferry - $124,500

New home, 3 bedroom, 2 bath, walk out basement, 5.28 acres m/l, Harpers Ferry - $299,500

10 acres m/l overlooking the Miss. River valley, bordered by state ground, Lansing - $120,000

Successful restaurant, 4 bedroom apt., Main St. location, Lansing - $169,500

Large lot, building free, rural community, Waterville - $22,000

Beautiful log home, 20+ acres, trout stream, 3 bedrooms, Ferryville, WI - $289,000

2 bedroom, 1 bath, close to boat landing, Lansing - $61,500

Vacant lot within city limits, Lansing - $22,500

2 bedroom, 1 bath cabin, large addition, close to Mississippi River, Lansing - $84,500

Custom built retreat overlooking Miss. River, Ferryville, WI - $368,000

Million dollar view, 3 bedrooms, 3 car attached garage, 5 acres m/l, immaculate condition, Lansing, IA - $599,000

Former gas station and convenience store, main street location, Lansing, IA - $99,000

Ranch home, outstanding view, fireplace, Lansing, IA - $225,000

3bdrm, 2 bath home, immaculate condition, quiet location, large garage, Lansing - $119,900

Well kept 1 bdrm home, attached garage, Harpers Ferry - $75,000

1 bdrm cabin, with access for boat dock, leased land - $34,500

Cabin in the woods, 2 bdrm, 2 bath, stone fireplace, 2 car garage, 6.6 acres m/l, Desoto, WI - $204,900

3 bdrm, great views, energy efficient newer home, 3 car attached, Lansing - $298,500

15 acres panoramic Miss. River view, private, wooded, Ferryville, WI - $99,500

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211 Main St., Lansing, IA Phone: 563-538-9290 Toll Free: 877-538-9290 Teresa Severson, Broker/Owner

Leah Benzing ..........................563-586-2623 John & Janice Rea...................563-568-1956 Nicole Winke ...........................563-538-9290 Renee Wagner ........................563-419-8647 Randy Wagner ........................563-538-9290

3 bdrm home, quiet location, 2 car garage, Lansing, IA - $87,500

Historic stone building, currently 2 apartments, great views, great location, Lansing - $214,900

3 bedroom, 2 bath home, new windows and roof, wood floors, New Albin - $72,900

2 bdrm, 3 bath Chalet on the banks of the Mississippi River, 1.74 acres m/l, outstanding view - $369,900

7 acres m/l within city limits, Waukon $199,000

4 large lots with incredible views of the main channel, Lansing, IA.

Adorable 16’x24’ cabin, 6 acres, woods, trails, Ferryville, WI - $62,900

Historic stone, building, corner lot, main street location, Lansing - $205,000

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New home with barn, owner contract available, 17 acres m/l, Dorchester - $374,900

Restored 4 bedroom stone home, 4 acres m/l, barn, Waukon, IA - $224,500

Tons of storage, great location, 2 bdrm home, close to boat landing, Lansing - $69,900

20 acres m/l, Irish Hollow Creek, beautiful home, outbuildings, extremely private, New Albin, IA - $395,000

Great apt. building with Laundromat, 5 apts, New Albin, IA - $167,500

Perfect weekend getaway, private location, walking distance to river, Lansing - $72,500

15 acres of panoramic views overlooking the Miss. River, just north of Lansing - $110,000

2 bedroom condo, 1 car garage, river view, Lansing, IA - $64,900

Park model mobile home, 8 acres ml, main channel view, Desoto, WI - $93,900

Great location, 5 bedrooms, 2 car attached garage, Lansing, IA - $148,000

3 bedrm cabin, across from free boat landing, large lot, storage shed, Lansing, IA - $79,000

Brick Ranch, 2 bdrm, 2 bath, hard surface access, 25’x45’ building for storage, close to boat landing, Lansing, IA - $169,500

River cottage with view of main channel, walking distance to downtown, Lansing, IA - $99,000

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Concrete foundations great location 1 block from Mississippi River - $80,000

Large lot overlooking creek, city water & sewer - $34,000

City lots available in Harpers Ferry, starting at $32,000

109 acres, 69 acres tillable, New Albin, IA $5,500/acre

Lot in Heytman area overlooking Main Channel of Miss. River - Reduced to $69,000

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217 Ann St. McGregor - Located close to downtown McGregor and the Mississippi River. 1,599 sq. ft of living space with original woodwork, remodeled kitchen and bath, 3 bedrooms, 1 bath and 1 stall garage. $97,000

709 S. Egbert St., Monona - This is a 3 bedroom, 1 3/4 bath house on a double lot in a very desireable part of Monona. $139,000

203 Broadview Ave., Luana

5 bedrooms, 3 stall garage, open floor plan, partially finished basement, built in 2009 with remaining tax abatement. $219,000

410 W. North St., Monona - This is a 3 bedroom, 2 bath house with one stall garage. All the appliances stay, new shingles 2012 and water heater 2012. $89,000

Large 3 bedroom 1 1/2 bath house on corner lot. Many updates: Shingles, Gutters, Windows, Furnace and Central Air were all new in 2008. Newly remodeled bathroom in 2010. Appliances stay. $125,000

227 Scott Hollow Rd. Monona - This property consists of 74.25 acres with a 4,000 + sq. ft. quality built house in 2005. 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, 3 stall garage, family room, in floor heat, appliances, 2 fireplaces, screened in porch with composite decking and much more. Very private location. $750,000

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13753 Essex Ave. Monona - Acreage located south of Monona. 4.15 acres, 5 bedroom house with new windows, siding, shingles, electrical, updated kitchen, cental air and new carpet. Also includes a barn, corn crib and storage shed.

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4 bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, appliances stay, many recent updates, two stall garage, 40x60 machine shed on approximately 2 acres. $185,000

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409 N. Main St. Monona - This ranch style home has

3 bedrooms with 1 3/4 baths. The main level bath was remodeled in 2008, new windows and doors in 2009, new shingles in 2010 and remodeled kitchen in 2013. $79,000

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104 W. Greene St. Postville - This property

is located in downtown Postville, Iowa and currently has a law office on the main level. The main level was completely remodeled in 2010 and has a 16’x27’ reception area, (3) 13’x16’ offices and 1/2 bath. New furnace, central air and water heater in 2010. $62,000

This is a 2 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath home with 1 stall garage. Appliances stay, central air, newly painted basement. $49,900

277 E. Williams St. Postville

3 bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths with many updates: vinyl siding, replacement windows, shingles, plumbing, electrical, furnace, water heater. $59,000

112 Cheryl St., Postville

4 bedrooms and many updates in 2012. Siding, insulation, windows, carpeting, paint, exterior doors & electrical service. $89,000.


211 Truman St., Luana - This is a 4 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath house with 2 stall garage and small barn on .60 lot in Luana, Iowa. $80,000 175 N. West St. Postville -

This property is located in the N.W. part of Postville and is currently an auto repair business. The shop building is 40’ x 60’ with bathroom and two overhead doors. The attached building is 30’ x 56’ with two overhead doors. Total sq. ft. 4,080. Option #1: Purchase land, buildings, auto repair business and inventory. $225,000

349 W. Post St. Postville - 4 bedrooms, 2 3/4 baths, detached garage, hardwood floors, large deck and close to school. $80,000

Option #2: Purchase land and buildings. $160,000

374 Lybrand St., Postville

SOLD 12344 Hwy 18, Postville - Postville Implement building (6,517 sq. ft.) on 5.32 acres. $175,000.

Nathan Trappe Broker Associate 563-880-2222

Megan Keehner Sales Associate 563-880-4762 23

4 bedrooms, 3 stall garage, steel roof, vinyl wrapped replacement windows, aluminum siding, open floor plan and central air. $89,900.

Trisha Denning Sales Associate 563-880-8931


DECORAH Brad Carlson DECORAH 563-379-4666

Gaye Einck 563-419-4061 Alan Ellickson 563-382-5416 Londa Grinna 563-380-8134 Robin Hines 563-387-7474 Shawn Martin 563-419-6411 AndySarita Carlson .............970-420-6465 Milligan 563-379-7482 BradKen Carlson ..............563-379-4666 Schissel 563-380-6916 Rollins, Broker 563-380-5364 GayeJoan Einck .................563-419-4061


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701 S. Mill St., Decorah $118,900 Londa Grinna - 563-380-8134 Convenient Location!

203 East Main St., Decorah $152,000 Londa Grinna - 563-380-8134 Move-in ready!

103 S. Boody St., Ossian $184,500 Ken Schissel - 563-380-6916 Classic Victorian!

330 S. Main St., Spillville $125,000 Ken Schissel - 563-380-6916

20 Acres m/l in City Limits! 10 acres currently in crop rental. Lots of Pine trees & a rental house for extra income. 337 4th Ave. SE, Cresco $275,000 Kim Holthaus - 563-419-0273

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2573 Golf View Rd., Decorah $379,900 Joanie Rollins - 563-380-5364

2846 Clay Hill Rd., Decorah $229,900 Joanie Rollins - 563-380-5364

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207 W. Clark St., Calmar $93,500 Gaye Einck - 563-419-4061

3555 Highlandville Rd., Decorah $253,000 Londa Grinna - 563-380-8134 New Listing!

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Middle Ossian Rd., Decorah - $99,900

202 W. Grove St., Lawler $149,900 Ken Schissel - 563-380-6916

Own a piece of Hunter’s paradise with 16 acres m/l of timber or clear an area on top to build a home of your dreams!

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521 2nd Ave. W, Cresco $52,000 Patty Banks - 641-220-5669

116 5th Ave. SE, Cresco $79,000 Patty Banks - 641-220-5669

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214 5th St. SE, Cresco $164,900 Barb Prochaska - 563-419-3160

117-123 S Park Place, Cresco $169,900 Kim Holthaus - 563-419-0273 24

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404 Hillcrest Dr., Decorah $124,900 Ken Schissel - 563-380-6916 Picture Perfect!

206 W. Main St., Calmar $128,500 Ken Schissel - 563-380-6916 office/retail space!

219 N. Elm St., Cresco $75,000 Londa Grinna - 563-380-8134 updated Victorian!

129 6th Ave. E, Cresco $139,900 Kim Holthaus - 563-419-0273

LANd & BuiLdiNg Lots iN deCorAh! Emerald Terrace Subdivision $22,000-$50,000 Woodland Acres $41,000-$44,000



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105 1st st. NW, Fort atkinson - $139,900

205 Boody st., ossian - $52,500

New Listing! 2576 state Hwy 24, Fort atkinson $269,500

205 Jessie st., ossian - $74,900

Lots For saLe: Lakeside estates Located between ossian & Decorah on blacktop W42. sizes range from 1.5-2.3 acres. access to lake and surrounding wildlife. Prices vary by lot. Tom Bushman, Broker

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610 Second St. NW, Waukon - Spacious family home with many recent updates including newly finished hardwood floors both upstairs and down, new flooring in kitchen and bath, Fireplace in living room; 2 car garage with add’l storage and huge fenced backyard! $87,900

506 Second St. NE, Waukon - Cozy, well maintained 3-4 bedroom home with main floor bedrooms and bath. Pleasant covered patio to spacious, landscaped backyard. Roof, furnace and water heater new in 2006. Attached single car garage. $84,500

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500 Center St., Lansing - Three bedroom home with attached garage. Spacious kitchen and living area.. Enclosed 3 season porch. Move in ready! NOW REDUCED to $58,000.

17 2nd Ave. SE, Waukon - DUpLEX: Upper level has 2 BR’s and Lower level has 3 BR. All newer windows, siding, roof, new wiring . Front and rear decks. Attached garage. New retaining wall. Great rental history. Live on one level and let the other make your payments!

605 Allamakee St., Waukon Well maintained 3 bedroom one and a half bath home with beautiful hardwood flooring and woodwork. Main floor laundry. Spacious, shaded lot. 2 car detached garage with extra storage. Pleasant open front porch. $127,500

677 Bear Hollow Road - 3.94 acres with cabin, two car garage and 24 x 40 pole shed with good well. $97,500

Restaurant selling with state of the art equipment and a modern four bedroom apartment above. A thriving business located on Lansing’s Main Street. Call today for details!

611 Waterloo Creek Drive. Mobile home park in scenic Dorchester. $87,500

One acre building lot with mature trees on Logan Street. $30,000


401 3rd St. SW, Waukon - Traditional home with character and quality updates throughout. $149,000

Price Reduced!

423 Old Sixteen Road, Waterville Sportsman’s get away right across from the Yellow River! $55,000

3 ACRE BUILDABLE LOtS on Whalen Hill, Lansing. $59,900 606 Sunset View St., Harpers Ferry Just blocks from the Mississippi River, this cabin that sleeps 7 has had many recent updates - new windows, roof, tin siding with insulation, water pump. Nice yard. Attached garage. $79,500

706 1st Avenue SW, Waukon - Nicely remodeled four bedroom home featuring main floor bedroom, bath and laundry. Spacious yard; close to shopping and school. Motivated Sellers! $ 77,500 14 Clinton Street S.E., Waukon Two family duplex. Live in one unit and rent out the other! Private courtyard with a fire pit and small sunken swimming pool. $45,000

New condos at the corner of West Street and Third Avenue SW, Waukon.

Business Opportunities

613 Waterloo Creek Dr., Dorchester Rent out this cabin close to the fishing streams and state hunting ground in beautiful northeast Iowa! $49,500

CHECK OUt OUR WEBSItE! 408 Lois Lane, Harpers Ferry Home has one story living, in floor heat system and beautiful country views in all directions that you can enjoy from the wrap around covered patio and 4.5 acres. $179,900

401 third Ave. NE, Waukon - Three bedroom one and a half bath home with walk-out lower level. New roof, central air, newer furnace and water heater. Main floor completely remodeled. Located on quiet, dead end street with countryside views. Huge, shaded lot. Move-in ready with immediate possession! $89,000

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35 ACRES m/L HUNtINg LAND in Winneshiek County. $3900/acre 203 ACRES m/L IN HANOVER tWp. $4,275/ acre. BUILDINg LOtS IN WAUKON’S pARK pLACE SUBDIVISION. Next to the park with city amenities. Call today for more info and get yours reserved.

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Tom A. Neuhaus Broker 563-537-1052

James L. Moritz Broker 563-880-8189

106 S. Main, Monona, ia • 563-539-2015 Extremely well-built 2-story home located at 107 W. Davis St., Monona, IA featuring 4 spacious bedrooms, formal dining room, spacious foyer, full basement, full walk-up attic, 1 1/2 baths, two car garage and open front porch. This 1920’s home offers lots of character featuring oak and hard southern pine wood flooring throughout, French doors, leaded glass windows, window seats, oak door toppers and extra wide base and casing throughout. Recent updates include: windows, shingles, kitchen, bathroom and wiring. Home is conveniently located near elementary and high school and aquatic center.

Excellent acreage located on a paved road at 20026 Hwy 13, St. Olaf, IA. The 3 bedroom ranch home has a partially finished basement and many nice updates. Property also features an oversized 2 car attached garage and Quonset building (30’ x 64’).

Must see the inside of this home located at 402 E. Center St., Monona to appreciate the tremendous amount of space available. Don’t be fooled by just looking at the pictures, call for a private tour. Home features approx. 2,300 sq. ft. of finished living space, master suite with private bath and double closet, four guest bedrooms and two guest bathrooms. Other features include a screened porch, attached garage, newer furnace, water heater, central air conditioner and roof, maintenance-free exterior with brick accent. Home is listed less than $2000.00 above assessed valuation.

You must see the interior of this recently remodeled 2-story home to appreciate the quality of improvements and space offered. Property is located approximately three miles east of Monona at 11045 Hickory Ave. Property features a three bedroom, 2 bath home, nearly six acres with nice pasture area that has been seeded with natural prairie grass, mature trees, 36’ x 60’ pole building with concrete floor, and a 20’ x 48’ implement shed.

Three bedroom brick ranch home located at 605 W. Iowa St., Monona, IA featuring a large eat-in kitchen, main floor laundry, 2 ½ baths, oversized two- car attached garage, abundant storage and a full finished basement featuring plenty of space for entertaining, real wood-burning fireplace and large L-shaped bar. Recent updates include basement remodeling, shingles, furnace, water heater, water softener and appliances. Home is located near the edge of Monona on a nice level lot featuring mature trees. A large utility building is located in the backyard.

Nice three bedroom ranch style house located at 410 N. Page St., Monona, IA featuring open floor plan, 2 baths, three seasons room, patio, full basement, two car attached garage, nice level backyard, plus many updates. Listing is priced to sell.

Well-built 2 bedroom ranch home located at 309 S. Main St., Monona, IA. Home features full basement, 2 car detached garage, solid construction and central air. Priced to sell at $69,500.

Building lot located at 2355 Long View Ln., Harpers Ferry, consisting of approximately 4.55 acres is a great place to build your new home. $45,000


Take a look at this spacious five bedroom home featuring an open front porch, full basement, and 2-car detached garage. Home was previously used as a duplex and would offer two nice sized units. Call today to discuss the possibilities this property has to offer.

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206 W Elm, West Union - $124,900 2-story, 4 bedroom Victorian home with over 2,500 sq. ft. 2 car garage. Newer family room addition w/ fireplace. & much more. MLS #22048 Call Janet for details.

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119 Jones St., West Union - $115,000 3 bedroom home with 2 stall attached garage. Large corner lot. Many updates. MLS #24502 Call Janet for details.

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409 Hall Street, West Union $265,000 - Wonderful 4 - 5 bdr. home. Lower level FR w/FP. Formal DR. 4-season room. Beautifully landscaped. Call for more details. MLS #21859 Call Janet for details.

217 N Oak St., West Union - $70,000 2-bedroom ranch has open floor plan. Excellent home for down-sizing. Very economical. Must see. MLS #23862 See Janet for details.

201 Adams St., West Union- $86,000 Beautiful 4 bedroom Victorian home with wrap around porch. Located on large corner lot. Call Janet for details.

18003 Heron Road, West Union $75,000 - 1 acre lot with 63’x40’ insulated truck shed. MLS #22598 Call Lisa for details.

118 Monroe St., West Union - $49,500 3 bedroom home on corner lot with 2-stall attached garage. Main floor bedroom, main floor laundry. appliances included. Near hospital, parks and shopping. MLS #23810 Call Lisa for details.



n 130 Cook St., West Union - $72,000 Charming 3 bedroom ranch. Close to school & parks. Lower level family room. Looking to downsize? MLS #25426 Call Janet for details.

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301 Water St., West Union - $45,000 3 bedroom located on a large corner lot. 2-stall garage. Large living room, 2 bathrooms. Would make a great starter home. Call Deb for details.


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302 Water St., West Union - $110,000 Beautiful 2-story Victorian home with 4 bedrooms. Updates include: flooring, siding, 2-car garage and new deck with pergola. Nice corner lot with circle drive. MLS #24167 Call Janet for details.



256 S Walnut St., West Union $65,000 - Nice family home priced to sell. 3 bdr., 2 yr. old steel roof, enclosed front porch, great shade trees. MLS #23789 See Debbie for details.

7803 Filmore Rd., West Union $177,000 - 3+ acres on hard surfaced road. Very nice 4 bdr., 2-story home. Large kitchen with lots of cabinets. Many updates, including new furnace. Couple of outbuildings. MLS #24185 Call Deb for details.

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242 S. Walnut St., West Union $107,000 Beautiful 2-story, 3 bdr. Victorian home. Hardwood floors & woodwork just shine. Updated heating/cooling. 2-stall garage. MLS #23081 Call Janet for details.

340 E. Bradford, West Union $220,000 3 bedroom ranch home with open floor plan. Walk-out basement. Shop building included. MLS #25507 Call Janet for details.

129 E Cummings, Hawkeye - $34,900 Why rent when you can own? Nice ranch home, handicap accessible. Located close to town. MLS #22953 Call Lisa for details.

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! eW n 1010 Larrabee St., Clermont $56,500 - 2 bedroom ranch home with galley style kitchen. Hardwood floors. Lower level has lots of potential. Could be finished off for more living space. MLS #24004 Call Lisa for details.

204 S. Main St., St. Lucas - $87,500 Well maintained 4 bedroom ranch home. Large corner windows in living room. Hardwood floors. Walk-out basement with family room. MLS #25329 Call Janet for details.

22445 X Avenue, Sumner - $149,500 2-story, 5 bedroom home on 4.5 acres. Great for a growing family. Large Family room, formal Dining room. Main level laundry, newer Andersen replacement windows. MLS #23831 Call Janet for details.

19785 Abbey Road, Elgin - $58,000 Enjoy the view from this 2-3 bdr. home. New windows in 1998, new siding 2000. Great get-a-way or weekend home. MLS #22416 Call Lisa for details.

310 Almira St., Elgin - $75,000 Energy efficient 2-story home. Many updates including: siding, windows, doors, roof, patio, Kitchen and garage. MLS #23850 Call Janet for details.

10061 Hwy 56, Elgin - $84,900 3 bedroom home on hard surface road. Move-in ready. Recently updated with refinished wood floor, new flooring, windows and kitchen. 20’ x 40’ shed. MLS #24563 Call Lisa for details.

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111 W. Main St., St. Lucas - $75,000 4 bedroom home with lots of character. Beautifully remodeled kitchen. Most of the woodwork has been refinished. Must see to really appreciate. MLS #25572 Call Deb for details.

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1490 Village Creek Dr., Lansing $226,000 - Beautiful 2-story, 3 bdr. home on minimum of 3 acres. Total of 26.8 acres hunting ground available with house. Includes newer 2nd building with oversized 2-stall garage & finished office area. MLS #25008 Call Debbie for details.

901 Franklin St., Elgin - $77,500 Move-in ready. 1 story, 2 bdr. Updates include: kitchen, bath, main floor laundry, flooring & more. MLS #25240 Call Janet for details.

20972 - 245th St., Hawkeye $130,000 - Well maintained acreage. Updates include: windows, kitchen, bath, laundry, furnace & A/C. Outbuilding for Hobby Farmer. MLS #25497 Call Janet for details.

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12125 Apple Road, Elgin - $232,000 Beautiful 2-story, 4 bedroom home on 10 acres. Open front porch, large deck with hot tub. Main floor laundry. Fenced pasture for livestock. Several out buildings. MLS #24869 Call Lisa for details.

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1 Spring Hill Dr., Clermont - $134,000 What a view! Sits high above Clermont. 3 bedrooms. 2 limestone fireplaces. Large deck. Open floor plan. Timber & wildlife. MLS #25380 Call Lisa for details.

408 W Clark St., Fayette - $82,500 Nice 3 bedroom, 2-story home. Main floor laundry. Call Janet for details.

509 King St., Fayette - $60,000 Great 2 bdr. house. New windows 2007. Hardwood floor in LR/DR. Main floor laundry. Few blocks from college. MLS #25190 Call Janet for details.

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102 Third St. SE, Elkader - $125,000 Beautiful 2-story, 3 bdr. home on large FLAT corner lot. Lots of updates. Large FR. Deck with gazebo and pond. Possible bedroom on main floor. Laundry on main floor. MLS #25115 Call Debbie for details.

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117 E Main St., Calmar - $30,000 Commercial property with many possibilities. Has been used for catering & café. Call for list of equipment included in sale. MLS #24549 Call Lisa for details.

617 Franklin St., Elgin - $68,000 2.5 story home remodeled in 2010. New kitchen, roof & furnace. Hardwood floors. Covered deck & more. MLS #24504 Call Lisa for details. 105 E. Larrabee, Hawkeye - $57,000 5 bedroom home. Large LR. Main level bedroom. Main level laundry room. 2 car garage. Existing appliances inc. MLS #25502 Call Janet for details.

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406 3rd St. SW, Waukon 4 Bdrm, 2.75 Bath $144,000


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2043 Turkey Run Ln., Harpers Ferry, IA 2 Bdrm, 2.5 Bath $190,000


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1813 Buck Ln., Harpers Ferry, IA Fully furnished 2 Bdrm, 1 Bath $129,000



205 3rd Ave., Waukon 4 Bdrm, 1.5 Bath $150,000


Accepted O 164 W. Greene St. #3, Postville, IA 2 Bdrm, 1 Bath Condo - $39,999 Additional adjoining lot available - $10,900

543 Sunset View St., Harpers Ferry 2 Bdrm, 1 Bath $130,000


Income Prope 539 Waterloo Creek Dr., Dorchester, IA – 3 Bdrm, 3.5 Bath, 95 acres m/l, nature’s retreat features over 1 mile natural trout streams, restored prairie grass, Oak savanna. $1,750,000

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239 Cottontail Rd, Monona, IA 2 Bdrm, 2.5 Bath, 23 acres, horse barn, large shed, $225,000

12 Spring Ave., Waukon $169,000


New! 618 Waterloo Creek Dr., Dorchester 4 Bdrm, 1 Bath $100,000



205 E. Main St., Waukon 3 Bdrm, 1.25 Bath $125,000

1st Ave. NE, Waukon – Warehouse, loading dock, offices, partial currently used as a commercial bakery. $119,000

313 N. Mill St., Decorah 3 Bdrm, 1.25 Bath $97,500


318 Prospect St., McGregor 3-5 Bdrm, 2.5 Bath $100,000

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1496 Mahoney Rd., Lansing, IA 4/5 Bdrm, 5 Bath $1,650,000



706 3rd Ave NW, Waukon 3 Bdrm, 1 Bath $84,000


208 2nd Ave. SW, Waukon 4 Bdrm, 1.5 Bath $36,000


507 Day Street, Decorah, IA 4 Bdrm., 2 Bath Duplex. $85,000

2142 Cota Dr., Harpers Ferry, IA 3 Bdrm., 2.75 Bath. $289,000


New Price 99 N 4th Street, Lansing, IA 3 Bdrm, 1.5 Bath $162,000

1205 2nd St. NW, Waukon 3 Bdrm, 1.75 Bath $170,000

212 8th Ave. NW, Waukon 4 Bdrm, 1.75 Bath $175,000

2154 Railroad Junction Ln., Harpers Ferry, IA – 3Bdrm, 2.25 Bath - $250,000

CAR WASH: 501 Rossville Rd., Waukon $325,000

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649 Two Rivers Ln., Harpers Ferry Lot 1 of Lot 15 (3.24 Acres) $49,500

649 Two Rivers Ln., Harpers Ferry Lot 16 (10.75 Acres) $119,500


260 Hickory Ln., Lansing - 6 Bdrm, 3 Bath spacious and welcoming home offers a quiet setting and lots of room for family and guests! Open floor plan, large deck off kitchen and dining area features 6-person hot tub and above ground pool, with nice view. Master suite on main level offers a jetted tub, shower, double sink and walk-in closet. Upper level boasts 2 bdrms, large gathering area and bath. LL has 2-3 bdrms, bathroom, large rec room and walk-out to patio. Attached two car garage with full, walkup attic. This property sits on 1.11 acres. $259,900


518 Sandy Point Rd, Harpers Ferry - $200,000 - 2 Bdrm, 2 Bath Newer home on a black-top street. Master suite offers both a jetted tub and a shower. Open floor plan with kitchen, dining and living space. Enjoy the fabulous view of the Mississippi River bluffs from the living room and bedrooms. Detached two-car garage. Located right across the street from the Mississippi River, just blocks from the public boat landing.


1834 Columbus Road, Lansing - $325,000 5 Bdrm, 1.75 Bath. Country living with beautiful views, 21 acres m/l in scenic NE Iowa. Vacation home or year round living. Open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, ss appliances included, LL rec room, sun room, and family room, 2 car attached garage. 1500 sf barn w/2 additional garage spaces, horse stable, large deck w/above ground swimming pool.


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Lewis St., Calmar, IA - $275,000 - Twenty mobile home lots on 2.54 acres, m/l. Occupancy at 13 occupied lots. Seven trailers convey to buyer. Net profit exceeded $40,000 in 2013. Income/loss details available upon request from qualified buyer. Tenants pay for heat, electric, water, sewer, garbage. All new water lines, curb stops, upgraded electric. Very clean, wellkept mobile home park in college community.


1248 Kedary Ridge Dr., Waukon - 300 acre farm, mix crop, pasture, timber. Rented out for 2014. 4 Bdrm, 2.5 Bath home, 5-6 acres, barn, garage, stone summer kitchen & smokehouse are available separately for $490,000. $1,995,000

From a few acres to an entire farm... We’re Your northeast iowa Land experts! • Hartong Dr., Lansing, 36.7 Acres - $143,000 • Vista Ln., Lot #8, Lansing, 4.36 Acres -$139,000 • Vista Ln., Lot #3, Lansing, 3.83 Acres - $69,000 • Vista Ln., Lot #7, Lansing, 3.4 Acres - $89,000 • 1645 Chief Ln., New Albin, 4+ Acres - $69,000 • Chipmunk Ln., Lot #30, Harpers Ferry, 2.7 Acres - $123,900 • Majestic Oak Ridge Ln., Lot #11, Harpers Ferry, 5.94 Acres - $35,000 • Majestic Oak Ridge Ln., Lot #12, Harpers Ferry, 9.72 Acres - $79,500 • Two Rivers Ln., Lot #18, Harpers Ferry, 3.20 Acres - $89,000 • Falling Star Ln., Lot #20, Harpers Ferry, 8.37 Acres - $79,500


709 1st Ave. NW, Waukon –$80,000

Fantastic starter home, all ready to go! This 2 bedroom home has many updates, including new siding and new windows. Tasteful interior painting, sellers are including all appliances, washer and dryer. Newer furnace, updated wiring. Large corner lot with room to expand. The 3-car garage was built in 2009, seller is including insulation. Garage has a 2-car and a 1-car overhead door, measures 30’x32’.


Barb Smed

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Mary Dreckman Sales Associate 563-568-1809

Barb Thies

Sales Associate 563-568-1105

Dave Mellick Sales Associate 563-217-0165

Steve Weighner Sales Associate 563-217-0927

Marv Boldt

Sales Associate/Auctioneer 319-239-4807


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62608 Du Charme Ridge, Prairie du Chien High quality custom 3 bedroom country home with top end features including fireplace & 3 car garage located on 2 scenic acres. $296,000

709 S. Beaumont Rd., Prairie du Chien Charming 3 bedroom, 2 bath Cape Cod with fireplace. 1st floor laundry, sunroom, new roof, secluded backyard & more. $119,500

1122 S. 5th Street, Prairie du Chien - Turn key 3 bedroom ranch on corner lot with 2 car garage and 3 season porch. $119,000

57422 Hazen Lane, Rural Eastman. Secluded cabin/year around residence just 10 miles from PdC. Nicely designed, 2 bedrooms, with beautiful cabinets, marble counters & built in appliances on 4.5 acres. $129,000

53442 Duha Ridge, Rural Eastman - Tastefully remodeled 3 bedroom with hardwood floors, new roof & 2 car garage with upstairs studio on 22 acre valley setting. $199,500

305 S. Prairie Street, Prairie du Chien Nicely updated 3 bedroom home with hardwood floors. $72,000

112 W. Washington, Prairie du Chien - Cozy 2-3 bedroom home with 1st floor laundry, hardwood floors & 1-1/2 car garage. $77,000

512 S. Ohio Street, PdC - Well maintained 4 bedroom home with lots to offer. Nice interior, new roof, family room in basement & large garage. Great location & great value. $89,500

1110 E. Wells Street, Prairie du Chien - Adorable 3 bedroom ranch with hardwood floors, screened-in porch and fenced-in yard. Nice! $132,000

4443 Old C Road, Boscobel - Prime 77 acre hunting parcel with woods, timber & trails, 2 bedroom mobile with well & septic. $215,000

48797 Turban Lane, Soldiers Grove - Secluded former dairy farm, 116 acres, approx 40-50 acres M/L, 2 story, 3 bedroom home. Round rafter barn with 28 stanchions, with silos & more. $400,000

57339 Dutch Ridge, Wauzeka - Country living with excellent 3 bedroom ranch, full basement, wrap-around deck plus historic Dutch Ridge Schoolhouse. $135,000

203 E. Blackhawk, Prairie du Chien, WI • (608) 326-8108 •

Tri State Area Real Estate - May & June 2014  
Tri State Area Real Estate - May & June 2014