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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 # 541872
As you weave up the landscaped boulevard through Deer Creek you immediately know you are someplace special; quietly located away from city congestion, but just a minute away from interstate access to Ankeny, Ames or anywhere in Des Moines. Deer Creek is one of the metro’s finest home sites. This home has all the extras you could want. Tile, granite, stainless steel and rich maple cabinetry are blended into a wonderful kitchen. The floor plan is open and features a great master suite with closet access to the laundry. The basement is professionally finished with a wet bar, full bath and a large 4th bedroom. The back yard is fenced and the home backs to a green space for beauty and privacy. Check out the Deer Creek Living website to see future planned improvements including a park, school and much more.
MLS # 533889
The Capri floor plan from Epcon Communities is a perfect fusion of luxerious design and modern functionality built with you in mind. The Capri features two bedrooms and two bathrooms and a large kitchen that opens up to the dining and living rooms. A large coutyard patio off the back of this unit is topped off with a covered section providing you with an amazing exterior living space. The Capri is a true single-level, open architecture home that makes efficient use of space and channels natural light. This home is perfect for all lifestyles and personalities. Included features and upgrades examples are available at the model home.
MLS # 540636
Brand new plat at the Estates of Prairie Trail. Bring your own builder and build your Ankeny custom dream home with all the prairie trail amenities only steps away.
MLS # 541719
You won't want to miss this beautiful 2-story with extras everywhere and over 2700 square foot of finish! House is at the end of cul-de-sac and backs up to 2 acres of green space owned by the city. Top of line Stainmaster carpet throughout with extra thick padding, brand new Kitchen Aid stainless steel appliance suite, LED lighted throughout and wired for surround sound, Solar powered attic fan and Irrigation system. House interior painted in 2017 with Behr Marquis executive paint and professionally finished basement in 2016 with extra 3/4 bath and bedroom. This home has been meticulously cared for and is ready for you to move right in and not do a thing!
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MLS # 515993
Acre building sites nestled in on this wildlife retreat! Lot sizes range from 1 to 2.5 acres. Backs up to bike trail and easy access to Oak Grove Beach on Saylorville Lake. Ankeny schools. Choose your own builder and no timeline on when you build! City water, natural gas. Walkout and daylight lots available!! On cul-de-sac. Annual HOA dues $200.