Useful information and links about the Des Moines area communities. Parks, shopping, schools and community attractions. What you need to know about areas when you are looking to purchase a home.

Best Internet Providers in Des Moines, IA
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Best Internet Providers in Des Moines, IA

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Norwalk

Norwalk, Iowa is a family-friendly, economically strong community that offers metro living with a small-town atmosphere. Just 10 minutes from the metro south of the metro area. The area started…

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Altoona

AltoonaThe Altoona community is the northeastern suburb of the Des Moines metro area, located directly off the Interstate 80 and the Highway 65 bypass. It is only a 15-minute drive…

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Grimes

Grimes Grimes is located on the northwest side of Greater Des Moines area. It offers the amenities of city living while maintaining all the advantages of a small hometown. Convenient…

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Beaverdale

The Beaverdale neighborhood is one of the largest of the recognized neighborhoods in the city of Des Moines. It extends from Forest Avenue at its southernmost border to the city…

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Johnston

The city of Johnston is another fast-growing Northern suburb of the Des Moines Metro area. Johnston is home to numerous businesses and organizations, parks and bike trails.  There is always something…

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Urbandale

Urbandale Urbandale is located in the northwest part of the Des Moines Metro Area at the intersections of Interstate 35, Interstate 80, and Iowa 141. Urbandale is in both Polk…

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West Des Moines

YES! WEST DES MOINES When clients ask – I say “Yes!  West Des Moines!”   West Des Moines is the largest suburb just west of Des Moines, straddling the junction…

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Waukee

Waukee Waukee, the western most suburbs of Des Moines is one of the areas fastest growing communities.  Located west of Interstate 35 and straddling Interstate 80. Waukee is a great…

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Ankeny

AnkenyAnkeny is north of the metropolitan area it has one of the areas fastest growing housing markets.   Many successful businesses have settled in Ankeny, attracted by its highly skilled and…

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