Real Estate in Grinnell
Matt Karjalahti
Meet the Agent

RE/MAX, Partners Realty

Based out of Grinnell Iowa and servicing all of Poweshiek county, Matt Karjalahti is local and national, award winning real estate agent. "I specialize in Residential and Lake front properties. Looking to put your property on the market? Let met put my network of resources to work for you. Looking for a new home, lake home, or commercial property. Don't hesitate! Contact me now!" He can show any house on the market. Matt is an outside the box thinker looking to genuinely help his clients. Having lived both in Grinnell and lakeside at Holiday Lake, Matt's diverse skill set is obvious throughout his transactions. Recently Matt built a free to all rental property resource website,, for the greater Grinnell community. Tune into KGRN 1410 AM every Friday at 8:20AM or steaming online at to listen to Matt talk about the local real-estate climate. Let Matt's knowledge of Grinnell, his dedication to community service, his experience as a commercial investment property owner, lake property owner and his network in Poweshiek county work for you today. Call Matt now! 641--260--0672

RE/MAX, Partners Realty 932 Main St. Grinnell IA 50112 641 236 6683

Listen to Matt interview Iowa Governor Terry Branstad

Click on the Link below to listen my interview of Iowa Governor Terry Branstad about veteran benefits in buying homes in Iowa. “Right at Home With Matt Karjalahti” on KGRN AM 1410


Research Your Agent!!

This is something that has come up lately and it’s been on my mind. For many people the purchase of their house is one of the biggest investments of their life. the New York Times had a great article that really help catalyze it for me. So, why not know who’s working for you? […]


To Winterize Or Not?

Is your vacant home listed for sale? Winterizing can save your property if something catastrophic should happen. However, I have observed over the years that Winterized homes also tend to present other obstacles from the perspective of a buyer. 1, With the water shut off to the property, sometimes turning the water back on can […]


Selling a House in the Winter Months

People ask me all the time if they should be listing their house in the Winter months. My first response is always, “Only if you’d like it to sell it in the Winter!” Listing a home in the Winter months can be challenging for some sellers. From my experience, there does tend to be less […]


Matt Karjalahti Interviewed on Grinnell’s Own KGRN

I had a fun interview on Grinnell’s KGRN. It was a good conversation about the state of Grinnell’s real estate market.