Unruh Realty, Inc. Real Estate Agents
Carl Unruh, Broker | Owner
Over the course of over 30 years in real estate, Carl has proven himself by helping hundreds of people in buying and selling their homes. Carl earned his broker’s license in 1993 and has continued his education diligently, gaining expertise in many different areas of the real estate profession.
Lifelong residents of the Denver and Ephrata area, Carl and his wife, Ann, currently reside near Adamstown. Carl enjoys golf, racquetball, vacations at the beach and spending time with family, especially their six grandchildren.
Carl’s Professional Philosophy: There are a lot of Realtors in our county. Our aim is to separate ourselves by providing the highest level of service and personal care for our clients. We want you to feel comfortable referring us to your friends and family.
Shirley Orfanella, Senior Sales Associate
Shirley brings 25 years of real estate experience in working with both buyers and sellers. She found that being part of a team has given her more time to be directly involved with clients, offering the personal service they have come to rely on. As a Lancaster Co native, she brings her knowledge and appreciation of the local area to the home buying process.
Shirley and her husband, Pete, are parents to two children, Nick & Liz, who live on the West Coast. As empty nesters, they enjoy spending their free time in Rehoboth Beach and California.
Shirley’s Professional Philosophy: To provide personal & professional guidance in the process of buying and selling your home. Shirley’s professional affiliations include: ABR, CRS, e-Pro and ASP. Shirley is a member of the Lancaster Board of Realtors & National Association of Realtors. Shirley is also a Staging Professional.
Larry Burkholder, Associate Broker | Property Manager
Larry has been in real estate full time for nearly 35 years. He earned his broker’s license in 1987 and became broker/owner in 1988. IN addition to helping many people buy or sell properties, Larry has 23 years experience as a property manager and currently manages over 100 properties.
Larry and his wife, Rosanne, have four children. Larry enjoys golf, Penn State football and family vacations.
Carolyn Polonus, Sales Associate
Carolyn listens carefully to her clients to understand their real estate goals, and provides professional and detail-oriented service to help them accomplish those goals. A resident of Lancaster County since 1988, she is familiar with the area and the school systems. She enjoys educating clients through the real estate process, and especially enjoys the first time buyer.
Carolyn and her husband have 3 children- one a college grad, one at Penn State, and one in high school. She enjoys the great outdoors, walking with her springer spaniel, and horseback riding.
Jane Good, Sales Associate
Jane grew up in the Reamstown-Denver area, but has lived in the New Holland area for the past 38 years. Jane and her husband have one daughter who is married and presently living in Delaware.
In their spare time, Jane and her husband, Marlin, enjoy “spoiling” their two grandsons! Family vacations at the mountains, the beach or Florida are always a favorite!
As a real estate agent, Jane’s greatest pleasure comes from helping others find not just a house, but the “perfect home.”