If you’re searching for a new apartment to call home in the Des Moines area, Elevate Living has a wide range of options for you. Elevate Living is a property management company that has the experience, properties, and resources to help you find the apartment that is perfect for you.
By meeting with us and letting us know what you’re looking for, we’ll be able pair you with a apartment rental that complements your unique spatial requirements, budget, bedroom needs, and desired amenities. Our assortment of desirable apartments for rent in Des Moines, IA are second to none. They offer residents a variety of perks and amenities that include: fireplaces, fitness centers, swimming pools, and more. Whether you are looking for in-unit laundry to free you from the pain of taking your stuff to the laundromat or a place that both you and your pet can call home, we've got the place for you.
Elevate Living works with prospective renters that are both familiar to the Des Moines area, and that are newly relocating. To offer some information about the various neighborhoods and parts of Des Moines that are properties are located, we put together this page to answer many of the location-related questions you have about our properties.
Apartments Along Grand Avenue
The Grand Avenue neighborhood of Des Moines is a very trendy place to live, with good reason. The neighborhood has a distinct and charming character to it with it’s blend of boutiques, restaurants, and theaters.
Access to Downtown & Other Roadways
Located a few miles west of downtown, Grand Avenue allows residents a quick and easy commute into downtown by either taking Grand Avenue itself, or zipping along Interstate 235. For those without access to a car, the Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority (called Dart locally) gets riders to downtown Des Moines quick and easy.
For students attending nearby Drake University, Grand Avenue is only a five-minute drive from campus. Grand Avenue is conveniently located near Interstate 235, allowing for residents of Grand Avenue to reach any of the other commercial hubs in the Des Moines metro with relative ease. For those who travel a lot, the Des Moines International Airport is about 10 minutes of Grand Avenue.
Grand Avenue Attractions
There’s an artistic flair to the Grand Avenue neighborhood, never more evident than by the list of attractions the area boast.
- Des Moines Art Center
- Greenwood Park
- Salisbury House Museum and Concert Hall
- Des Moines Community Playhouse
Elevate Living’s Current Vacancies in Grand Avenue, Des Moines
Apartments in Northwest and West Des Moines
Elevate Living has several fantastic listings in Northwest and West Des Moines in the Urbandale and Lovington neighborhoods. This quiet residential part of Des Moines is located north of Interstate 235, west of the Des Moines River and south of Interstate 35. Additionally, we have a number of listings conveniently located near where Interstates 80 and 35 converge.
Access to Downtown & Other Roadways
For most Northwest Des Moines residents, getting to downtown Des Moines is done by taking Highway 6 west and then Highway 69 south. The commute is only about 15 minutes. Dart runs a steady stream of busses into downtown from a variety of routes in the northwest corridor of Des Moines, for those who rely upon public transportation. The West Des Moines business and commercial district is easily reached from northwest Des Moines, with access to Interstates 80 and 35.
If you’re living in West Des Moines, Interstate 235 gets you into downtown Des Moines quickly, and the commercial and business district of West Des Moines are a short 5-10 minute drive.
Northwest and West Des Moines Attractions
Though one of the appeal of living in Northwest and West Des Moines is the quiet residential feel, there’s still plenty of attractions in the area, and even more within a short drive. These neighborhood have a nice selection of cultural restaurants and parks. Some other attractions include:
Elevate Living’s Current Listings in Northwest and West Des Moines
Elevate Living has an extensive number of apartment options in Northwest and West Des Moines. For more information about each Northwest Des Moines location, check out Westchester Square, The Village at Westchester, and Plaza Manor. For West Des Moines, explore Sherwood Glen, Robin Hill, Washington Manor, Woodland West, and Colonial Village.
Let Elevate Help You Find Your Next Des Moines Apartment
Whether you’re moving to the area or looking to relocate within the Des Moines Metro area, Elevate Living can help you find the perfect apartment. Elevate Living is able to take the information you provide us and we will find the housing to fit your needs. Want a gym in your apartment complex? We have those! Need a dog park for your furry companion? We have those! Do you love to host and want an open floor plan? We have those!
Contact Elevate Living today and let us help you expand your apartment search.