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Located just minutes south of Des Moines, Indianola, IA is quickly becoming known as the place to live and work. Striving to maintain a small town charm, Indianola provides unique business, personal and professional opportunities.

For the nature enthusiast, Indianola offers an abundance of parks, trails and outdoor activities. Lake Ahquabi offers a relaxing escape from the summer heat with swimming, sunbathing, grilling, boating and fishing activities on this pristine manmade lake. If you don’t have a boat, canoe, paddle boat or kayak rentals are on hand. Wander along shady trails as you wind your way around the lake or explore the woods. For additional activity and rental information at Lake Ahquabi, visit the DNR’s website.

If you’re looking for activies that aren't as rustic, you can catch a performance at the Blank Preforming Arts Center at Simpson College, enjoy Yoga in the Park every Saturday during the summer at Buxton Park, catch a movie at Summer Friday Films at the Indianola library or get a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants in Indianola. At the end of July, head down to Indianola for the National Balloon Classic that features hot air balloons, balloon rides, competitions, and family entertainment. For more information, check out Visit Indianola for a complete list of events, attractions, restaurants, shopping, lodging and more!

When you want to get away for a day, Indianola is conveniently located just minutes South of popular Des Moines Metro area events and attractions 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 Indianola and the Des Moines Metro area.

Are you interested in moving to Indianola?  Then take a look at the current list of available Indianola homes for sale and come see why Indianola is where you can have it all.


Indianola Homes for Sale:

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MLS # 533452
Prairie Glynn Plats 1 and 2 are slated for Summer 2017. Located in Indianola, Prairie Glynn offers a variety of flat, daylight and walkout lots. Great entry level lots. Plus, take advantage of Indianola’s partial tax abatement! Indianola is a growing community with great schools, parks, and amenities. Still just a short commute to the Des Moines Metro area.
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MLS # 510778
Great Neighborhood close to new Indianola school. Area of nice family homes. Use your builder or ours. Expect fully cooperation from us.
Beds/Baths: 3/3
MLS # 545095
New ranch home with finished basement. Open floor plan with 2 bedrooms, 2 baths on main. Mudroom with built in seating, Kitchen with island, large walkin pantry, and built in hutch area. Gas fireplace in living room has area to mount tv above. Down stairs is a finished family room 3/4 bath and another bedroom. Big 3 car garage with 3 stall 28 ft deep.
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MLS # 403783
Large, irregular cul-de-sac lot in Cavitt Creek Estates. Close to the new Wilder Elementary School. Choose your own builder. Capitilize on Indianola's tax abatement program for your new home.
Beds/Baths: 3/2
MLS # 542605
Move in ready 3 bedroom 1 1/2 style home that has been lovingly maintained for over 40 years by same owner. Big living room and flexible dining room/office/den leads to open eat in kitchen with tile floors. Check out the great pantry and laundry room with utility sink that leads to four seasons room. Main floor bedroom and 3/4 bath. Second floor has 2 spacious bedrooms and bath. Lower level has lots of storage, plus bonus fireplace and shower for future finish areas. 2 car detached garage and mature yard full of perennial gardens. Walking distance to elementary school, town square, and public library. Certified Pre-Owned Home - this home has been pre-inspected and comes with a 13 month HWA Platinum Home Warranty for your peace of mind!

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