$259,5005135 Merced St

Sale Pending

5135 Merced St, Des Moines, IA, 50310


4 Bedrooms
1 Full Bath
1,000 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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Property Highlights

Home TypeResidential

ParkingDetached, Garage, Two Car Garage

Garage2 spaces

Year Built1971

HeatingForced Air, Natural Gas

CoolingCentral Air


MLS #664453

Lot Size0.19 Acres

StatusSale Pending

About 5135 Merced St

Located in Johnston school district - close to shopping and restaurants yet tucked into a quiet, friendly neighborhood. Cared for by the same owners for 40+ years - this home boasts some retro character of the 1970's. However, many current updates include a new roof, gutters, spacious new deck, whole house interior paint, master bath remodel, new kitchen flooring and more. Architecture style is a 4-level split with kitchen/living room on the main floor - 3 bed 1 bath on the upper - and 1 bed, half bath and additional living room on the lower - as well as a clean basement with storage and laundry. Make it yours today!

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: Split-Level
  • Year Built: 1971
  • Living Area: 1,000 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Realty ONE Group Impact

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Appliances: Dryer, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Stove, Washer
  • Basement: Yes
  • Flooring Type: Carpet, Vinyl
  • Interior: Separate/Formal Dining Room, Eat-in Kitchen, Window Treatments

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Total Bedroom Count: 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Information:

  • Exterior: Deck

Parking Information:

  • Garage Space: 2 spaces
  • Attached Garage: No
  • Parking: Detached, Garage, Two Car Garage

Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot: Rectangular Lot
  • Lot Size: 0.19 Acres


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Forced Air, Natural Gas
  • Cooling: Central Air

School Info

Assigned Schools Information:

  • Johnston Senior High School, Public District Grades 10-12
  • Johnston Middle School, Public District Grades 8-9
  • Summit Middle School, Public District Grades 6-7
  • Lawson Elementary School, Public District Grades PK-5


Directions Information:

  • Directions: Merle Hay Road turn east onto NW Aurora - turn north onto 54th St - then (RT) on Merced - house on the left

Price Details

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $259,500
  • Price Per SqFt: $260/SqFt
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Des Moines Housing Market Report

Sold Prices For All Homes in Des Moines

This Home$259K

The Median Sold Price for All Homes in Des Moines is $189.5K

Based on homes sold in the last 12 months

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MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Name: DMAAR
  • MLS Number: #664453

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Realty ONE Group Impact

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Property Sales & Tax

Tax History

2021 - $176,500
2020 - $165,100
2019 - $165,100
2018 - $147,900
2017 - $147,900

History based on county public records data.


Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Assigned schools have a bold outline.

Elementary School

  • Lawson Elementary School

  • 5450 NW 62nd Ave

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    2.31 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5

Middle School

  • Johnston Middle School

  • 6207 NW 62nd Ave

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    2.53 miles

  • Public District Grades 8-9

  • Summit Middle School

  • 9500 Windsor Pkwy

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    3.64 miles

  • Public District Grades 6-7

High School

  • Johnston Senior High School

  • 6501 NW 62nd Ave

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    2.59 miles

  • Public District Grades 10-12


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $74,855. Residents of Des Moines, IA typically earn between $35k-100k each year. Residents typically live in married, with kids family. Most residents in this area have post secondary degree education.

All data provided by Home Junction and Claritas

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Frequently Asked Questions About 5135 Merced St

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 5135 Merced St property is $259,500.

What type of property is this?

The property 5135 Merced St is a house located in Des Moines, Iowa, 50310.

Is this property for sale now?

Sale Pending: 5135 Merced St is Sale Pending (Pending), which means that the seller has accepted an offer but the sale is not finalized.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 5135 Merced St are:
Lawson Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 9/10
Johnston Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 6/10
Summit Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 7/10
Johnston Senior High School: GreatSchools Rating 5/10

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 5135 Merced St has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 5135 Merced St is 1,000 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 5135 Merced St is 1971.
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Rocket HomesIowaPolk CountyDes Moines503105135 Merced St

This home is located at 5135 Merced St in Des Moines, IA and zip code 50310 in the Meredith neighborhood. This 1,000 square foot home, which was built in 1971, sits on a 0.19 acre lot. Features: 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since November 30, 2022 and is currently priced at $259,500.

Over 33 listings were sold over their listed price in December 2022 in Des Moines, IA. In the same period over 108 listings were sold below the listed price and 49 listings were sold for the listed price. The number of listings in Des Moines, IA decreased by 20.8% between November 2022 and December 2022. While the average time on the market in December 2022 was 29 days, the median list price was $189,562.

From Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on county public records data.

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