In this Community:
Ankeny, Iowa offers numerous opportunities to achieve a fulfilling lifestyle in Central Iowa, whether you like your days quiet, action-packed or somewhere in between. During the summer, swing by Ankeny Summerfest, held after the 4th of July, for a parade, music, a carnival and fireworks. During the winter season, you can get your shopping done early and support local artists and crafters at Santa’s North Pole Village, featuring handcrafted items such as jewelry, furniture, clothing and holiday decor.
Throughout the year, the Ankeny Farmers Market provides a wide variety of products from seasonal produce, homemade baked goods, specialty food items, plants, homemade items and much more. You can also enjoy Ankeny's summer evenings under the stars at Ankeny Unplugged or Summer Sounds, two outdoor concert series, or watch a flick outside during Movies Under the Stars.
If you’re looking for something a little more active, Ankeny boasts over 40 miles of trails, 40 parks, 2 aquatic centers and 3 golf courses. For a complete listing of events, attractions and activities, check out the Things to Do section of the City of Ankeny's website, where you can also learn more about
living and working in this thriving community.
Ankeny's convenient location also makes it an easy drive to all of the Des Moines Metro area featured destinations, like the Blank Park Zoo, the Iowa Cubs, the Science Center of Iowa, the Des Moines Arts Festival and the Des Moines Farmers Market.
Are you interested in to moving to this thriving community? Then check out the current list of Ankeny homes for sale and find the home of your dreams.
Ankeny Homes for Sale:
MLS # 552483
Proudly built by Oakstone Homes, this farmhouse design is located on 2 ponds in NW Ankeny in Rock Creek—walking distance to Rock Creek Elementary. In the beginning stages of construction, this home includes a 3-car garage w/ upgraded 8' garage doors, black Andersen windows, vertical Hardie siding, & stone surrounding the garage. The front door leads to an open-concept main floor with a living room, kitchen and dinning— all with shiplap accents. In the kitchen you'll find bright white cabinets, white + gray quartz counters, a large island, an extra large walk-in pantry, stainless steel appliances, subway tile backsplash & designer lighting. The main floor includes 3 bedrooms & 2 full baths. The master bedroom has a large ensuite bathroom with double vanities, tub, & large walk-in closet. In the mudroom you'll find built-ins for storage. The basement includes 2 large bedrooms w/ a bathroom, extra large living space and bar. This home includes a Daikin high-efficiency furnace & A/C.
MLS # 551872
Pride of homeownership shows in this beauty! Nestled in Creekside of NE Ankeny on a quiet horse-shoe street. The fenced yard includes a storage shed, play set equipment, hammock & posts, gorgeous stone patio & raised garden bed. The entrance from the garage has a large double closet and drop zone hallway, the kitchen has been updated with gray cabinets & its open with lots of storage! There are wood laminate floors thru-out the main level & fresh paint! The lower level is laid out perfectly for storage and potential future living room and bedroom. There is an egress window. The 2nd level has great closet / storage space. 3 bedrooms, 2nd level laundry room, and 2.5 bathrooms. This home has been loved and it shows! This home is being sold with an HSA Home Warranty paid for by the seller AND all appliances including the Washer & Dryer!
MLS # 550357
These townhomes can be built with finished basements, unfinished and on slab foundations...two and three car garages. Same MJ Properties quality in a wonderful community. Great natural light with outstanding windows, executive finishes throughout. Association maintains yard, driveways. irrigation and trash.
MLS # 508892
Excellent building lots in Ankeny's premier development, Prairie Trail! Bring your own builder!
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MLS # 549103
Wow! Take a look at this elegant 5 bedroom, 3 bath home situated near Centennial High School and Rock Creek Elementary. Be sure to note the zoned heating and cooling, infrared clean air filtration, and surround sound! The home is sure to please with the beautiful open layout and room for entertaining guest! The seller is offering $2,500 towards buyer closing costs!