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Meet The Team

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Welcome “Up North” from the Mn Up North Realty team!

The agents and staff at Mn Up North Realty are experienced, friendly and knowledgeable. We all work and live in this great area that we serve!

The Mn Up North Realty team works together, so when you market your property with us, you get all of us working for you !

When you work with any of our team members, we will keep a constant inventory of the areas Real Estate market and assist you by creating a buying or selling strategy right for you.

So whether you’re a buyer or seller…you can always be informed. We take great pride in being known as a reliable information source for our valued clients and potential customers.

Feel free to give any one of our experienced agents a call, text or email. We would be happy to visit with you, meet you or answer any questions you may have!

Owner/ Broker
Dave is the Owner and Broker of Mn Up North Realty. He lives in Marcell with his wife, Cheryl. Dave is an avid hunter and outdoorsman. In his spare time, Dave is very active with his family and the Itasca County Area. He enjoys fishing, boating, snowmobiling, four wheeling, horseback riding, and all of the other recreational activities that our Northwoods area has to offer. Dave has been a top leading agent marketing Real Estate in our area since 2002. He has experience in all types of real estate transactions including 1031 exchanges. He has a proven re...
Cheryl is an Agent and the Bookkeeper for Mn Up North Realty. She is the organizer of the Ritter Real Estate Team. While the team is actively marketing and selling real estate, she is taking care of the details that make us a success. Cheryl also owns the Pine Cone Soup and Sandwich Shoppe, which is right next door to the Real Estate office. Cheryl and her husband, Dave, live in Marcell. In her spare time, Cheryl enjoys watching the gardens grow, spending time with her eight grandkids, and especially cabin activities. The Ritters truly enjoy being involv...
Jason works as an agent for Mn Up North Realty. He lives with his wife, Lisa, and their three children on acreage in Marcell. Jason and his family enjoy everything our great outdoors have to offer, including hiking, camping, ice fishing, hunting, 4 wheel’n, and snowmobiling around many of the 1007 lakes and hundreds of acres that Itasca County has to offer. In his spare time, Jason and his family spend time fishing and finding the “secret honey holes” in the neighboring lakes. They are advocators of catch and release. Jason’s social presence in t...
Kaila is Not Part Of The Ritter Family, But Is Part Of The Ritter Team And MN Up North Realty. For the last few years, Kaila has been our office manager, but she is coming on this year as a licensed real estate agent! Kaila was born and raised in Suomi, MN and currently lives in talmoon on a working farm. She Is Also A High School Math Teacher in Northome, And Is Known Here As The First Call For Tech-Support. When Not On The Clock, You Can Always Find Kaila At The Lake, Relaxing And Enjoying everything That The Great North Woods Has To Offer....
Office Manager
Lisa Ritter is the office manager for Mn Up North Realty. Some of her office duties include listing and maintaining our current listings, producing property videos, and secretarial work. Lisa and her husband Jason (an agent for Mn Up North) live on acreage near Marcell. They have three school age children that keep them busy. Lisa enjoys spending time with the family enjoying our great outdoors, including ATV rides, fishing, camping and hunting. Chances are you will be greeted by Lisa, either on the phone or when you stop in the office....