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Located just north Des Moines, Johnston, Iowa offers citizens and visitors alike a wealth of recreational facilities, numerous parks and trails, excellent educational system, responsive government, new business development, and an excellent quality of life all year-round.

During July, Johnston Green Days celebrates the city’s agricultural and horticulture tradition with a parade, music, a carnival and fireworks. Every Tuesday during the summer, buy fresh food and other goods from local growers and merchants at the Johnston Farmers Market.

For the running enthusiast, cycling devotee or quiet stroller, Johnston provides multiple access points to Central Iowa Trails Network throughout the city. These trail systems can take you to as close to downtown Des Moines, up to the High Trestle Bridge or further!

With Johnston’s convenient geographic location, you are mere minutes from 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. For additional information, check out the Catch Des Moines website which includes events and entertainment around Clive and the Des Moines Metro area.

For additional information on events around Johnston, as well as business and living information, check out the official City of Johnston website or the Johnston Chamber of Commerce website.  For additional information, go to the Catch Des Moines website, which includes events and entertainment around Johnston and the Des Moines Metro area.

Looking to move?  Then check out the current list of Johnston homes for sale and find the home of your dreams!

Johnston Homes for Sale:

Beds/Baths: 4/3
MLS # 551161
Beautiful & well maintained 4 bed, 3 bath 2 story in a prime Johnston location. Home has granite counter tops, gorgeous tile backsplash, central vac, tile flr in the kitchen & an open flr plan to the family rm that has a gas fireplace surrounded by built-in cabinets. The family rm is wired for your home theater system including Sony speakers that remain w/the home. The Main flr also has a formal dining rm w/wood laminate flring & a 1st floor office. The master suite has a tray ceiling, double sinks, a walk in closet & an updated bathroom including an oversize tile shower. 3 other bedrooms & a full bathroom complete the upstairs. The partially finished walkout basement has a large playroom & tons of storage w/built in shelving. The private backyard has mature trees that backs to a small creek & the bike trail. The exterior has a lrge deck, new upgraded gutters & the shingles were replaced in 2017. If you are looking for a lot of space in a beautifully maintained home, look no further.
Beds/Baths: 3/3
MLS # 550885
Looking for a great townhome in Johnston with fresh finishes? These are hard to find today and this one is priced below assessed value! Look no further. This one has new carpet and laminate flooring, fresh neutral paint…. and A BRAND NEW ROOF! This ranch style 3 bed/2.75 bath townhome has more finished square footage than almost any other townhome in the development. 2 fireplaces, 1 on each level, help you stay cozy no matter which level you are on. This townhome sits close to a dead end and is protected by a roundabout so you don’t have people driving by your home continuously. Private patio with access from both main level bedrooms, perfect for that morning coffee in the summer months. Great access to many options for shopping as well as easy access to interstate for a quick commute to either the West side or downtown. Be sure to set up your private showing today!
Beds/Baths: 0/0
MLS # 550094
Newest executive single family lots in Johnston North of New Johnston school on NW 100th St. Daylight lot Outlot 7A 84 x 108 also included with lot 7 (9,072 SF)
Beds/Baths: 5/7
MLS # 549021
Imagine a pick up game of basketball, practicing your golf swing, or batting practice in this 22' x 50' gym/sport court. Builder's personal home by Dallenbach and Larson. Every square foot of this home was thoughtfully designed for function, family fun and entertainment. Double front doors lead in to a 2-story entry with custom iron stair railing and cat walk overlooking great room with magnificent window display that floods the home with natural light. 1st floor den perfect for a home office or kid's homework. Gourmet kitchen open to a dining area and spacious hearth room. Covered deck overlooks fire pit and treed backyard. Walk-out LL is finished with a wet bar, family room and designated billiards area. Six car garage. Two laundry rooms. Low utility bills due to 2x6 construction, zoned geothermal mechanicals and icynene foam insulation. A complete spec list is available upon request.
Beds/Baths: 4/5
MLS # 548692
Don’t wait on this PRISTINE 5BR, 4.5BA, 3000+ sq ft Johnston 2 story that will check ALL your boxes! Main level features huge kitchen island w/b’fast bar, gorgeous new granite, tile backsplash, & hardware, SS appliances, xtra prep sink, lots of cabinet space + buffet area, welcoming FDR/office area w/ built ins, informal dining area with plenty of space for full sized table, oversized FR w/FP & built ins, surround sound, great mud room w/drop zone & laundry, powder room, hdwd floors. Upstairs see the lrg MA suite w/walk in closet, full BA w/whirlpool tub, dbl vanity, guest BR w/private bath, 2 additional BRs, hall BA w/double vanity. Finished walkout lwr lvl includes spacious FR w/gas fireplace, 5th BR/bonus room, 4th full BA, & additional storage. Walk out to beautiful fenced yard. 3c gar, cent vac, security system, irrigation, near library, parks, fitness trails – great family neighborhood! Call today for a showing!

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