$339,9002909 Elm St

2909 Elm St, West Des Moines, IA, 50265


Est. Monthly Price:

4 Bedrooms
2 Full Baths, 1 Partial
1,900 SqFt
Schools Nearby
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Property Facts and Features

Home TypeResidential

ParkingAttached, Garage, Two Car Garage

Attached Garage2 spaces

Year Built1988

HeatingNatural Gas

CoolingCentral Air


FireplaceGas, Vented

MLS #660767

Lot Size0.21 Acres


About 2909 Elm St, West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Fabulous opportunity with this 4 bedroom, 3 bath two story w/ almost 2,500 finished square feet. This well cared for home has 3 bedrooms on 2nd floor & a 4th located in the lower level w/ a large closet. Currently there is not an egress window in the 4th bedroom, but with an acceptable offer, seller will give the buyer a credit to have an egress window installed. This spacious home is located on a beautiful quiet street & is just a short walk to the neighborhood park. Updates include brand new roof on 9/26, siding is cement board & installed in 2010. Central air updated in 2012, furnace approx. 2014, sump pump in 2010. Newer stainless steel appliances, seller will do an allowance for new matching refrigerator & main floor hard surface flooring is just a few years old! Home highlights include super cute front porch! Large rooms and large windows. Vaulted ceiling in family room and master, don’t miss the window seat! Sump pump has battery backup and home has water softener. Private fenced backyard, w/ large deck & stone patio. Main floor features spacious entry which opens to large living room & dining/office area. Kitchen has lots of cabinets, SS sink & faucet, window over sink. Dining area w/ French door to backyard. Oversized family room has center gas fireplace. Upstairs are 3 large bedrooms & 2 baths. Lower level features 2nd family room, laundry & office/4th bedroom, pending egress addition. Fabulous location, easy shopping & interstate access!

Interior Features

  • Partial Bathrooms:

  • Full Bathrooms:

  • Appliances:

    Dishwasher, Microwave, Refrigerator, Stove
  • Basement:

  • Flooring:

    Carpet, Tile, Vinyl
  • Interior:

    Dining Area, Separate/Formal Dining Room, Eat-in Kitchen, Cable TV, Window Treatments
  • Fireplace:

    Gas, Vented

Exterior Features

  • Garage:

    2 spaces
  • Attached Garage:

  • Parking:

    Attached, Garage, Two Car Garage
  • Architectural Style:

    Two Story
  • Lot:

    Rectangular Lot
  • Exterior:

    Deck, Fully Fenced, Patio
  • Lot Size:

    0.21 Acres


  • Heating:

    Natural Gas
  • Cooling:

    Central Air


  • Originating MLS:

  • MLS Number:

  • Directions:

    From Valley West Dr., go east on Maple St., then left/north on 30th St. Turn right/east on Elm St., home is on your left/north.
  • Listing Office:

    RE/MAX Concepts
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Property History for 2909 Elm St, West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Sold icon Jul 01, 2013Home Sold

Tax History for 2909 Elm St, West Des Moines, IA, 50265


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What's it like to live at 2909 Elm St, West Des Moines, IA, 50265?

Schools Near 2909 Elm St, West Des Moines, IA, 50265

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Outlined schools indicate they are assigned to this listing.



Fairmeadows Elementary School Fairmeadows Elementary School url

807 23rd St0.77 mi

Public District KG-6


Western Hills Elementary School Western Hills Elementary School url

600 39th St0.74 mi

Public District KG-6


Jordan Creek Elementary School Jordan Creek Elementary School url

4105 Fuller Rd1.21 mi

Public District PK-6



Stilwell Junior High School Stilwell Junior High School url

1601 Vine St1.04 mi

Public District 7-8


Indian Hills Junior High School Indian Hills Junior High School url

9401 Indian Hills Dr2.07 mi

Public District 7-8


Merrill Middle School Merrill Middle School url

5301 Grand Ave2.96 mi

Public District 6-8



Valley High School Valley High School url

3650 Woodland Ave1.09 mi

Public District 10-12


Roosevelt High School Roosevelt High School url

4419 Center St3.64 mi

Public District 9-12


Urbandale High School Urbandale High School url

7111 Aurora Ave4.68 mi

Public District 9-12

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Living In West Des Moines, IA

What type of housing is available in West Des Moines, IA?

In West Des Moines, roughly half of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This city is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around two thirds of the units in West Des Moines and one third are rented. The average year of construction for dwellings in this city is 1987.

Is West Des Moines, IA a good place to live?

West Des Moines is good for those who need quiet surroundings, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case near Interstate 80, Interstate 235 or one of the railway lines. Parks are distributed sporadically, which makes it rather challenging to get to them. Despite that, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to discover, such as Brown's Woods Forest Preserve and Holiday Park.

Are things conveniently located in West Des Moines, IA?

Residents will appreciate that no matter where their property is located in West Des Moines, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, high schools are not especially numerous and thus tend to require a long walk to get to. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With regards to eating, some property owners in this city may have the option to buy groceries on foot in one of over 50 stores, while others will need a vehicle. Residents can enjoy over 250 restaurants and coffee shops as well.

What does the transportation in West Des Moines, IA look like?

West Des Moines is especially car friendly. The majority of real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 35, and accessing a place to park is generally easy. In contrast, this city is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually relatively close by. West Des Moines is not very convenient for walking since many daily needs are challenging to carry out by walking.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 2909 Elm St, West Des Moines, IA, 50265

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 2909 Elm St property is $339,900.

What type of property is this?

The property 2909 Elm St is a house located in West Des Moines, Iowa, 50265.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 2909 Elm St is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 2909 Elm St are:
Fairmeadows Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 7/10
Stilwell Junior High School: GreatSchools Rating 7/10
Valley High School: GreatSchools Rating 6/10

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2021 is $5,150 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

When was this property sold last time and for how much?

The last sale was on July 1, 2013 for $225,000. (source: MLS/tax record).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 2909 Elm St has 4 bedrooms and 2 full and 1 half bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 2909 Elm St is 1,900 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 2909 Elm St is 1988.
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Rocket HomesIowaPolk CountyWest Des Moines502652909 Elm St

This home is located at 2909 Elm St in West Des Moines, IA and zip code 50265. This 1,900 square foot home, which was built in 1988, sits on a 0.21 acre lot. Features: 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since September 23, 2022 and is currently priced at $339,900. The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $87,137.

The number of homes for sale in West Des Moines, IA decreased by 13.8% between August 2022 and September 2022. The median list price of listings available in September 2022 was $274,881, while the average time on the real estate market was 17 days. In September 2022 more than 27 listings in West Des Moines, IA were sold above the asking price. During the same period more than 30 listings were sold at asking price, while more than 41 were sold below. Typical income of West Des Moines, IA residents is between $35k-100k annually. The most common type of family is married, no kids. Residents of this area typically have post secondary degree education.

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