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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: 4/4
MLS # 548729
Remarkable updated 4 bedroom home in Johnston w/over 1/2 an acre lot that backs to trees for privacy. The main floor offers a vaulted living room, formal dining room w/hardwood floors that flow into the kitchen and great room. Stainless steel appliances and lots of natural sunlight with an entrance to the oversized deck from the great room. 3 bedrooms upstairs including a master w/private bath and balcony overlooking a beautiful yard with a garden house. 4th bedroom is in the finished lower level that also includes a family room, game area, a built-in desk and a 3/4 bath. A home well cared for with style and affordability and won't last long.
Beds/Baths: 4/4
MLS # 544211
Priced under assessed value! Spectacular, one of a kind, private view of city pond, greenbelt & park from your own covered deck! Inspiring former Home Show house, custom built 4 bedroom ranch home w/ over 3,600sf. Recent additions include new Geothermal heating & cooling system, water heater, radon mitigation, carpet, & paint throughout. Highlights include custom stained glass transom windows, 14’ ceilings, water softener, central vac, irrigation system, surround sound speakers. Main floor features arching entry, oversized foyer, formal dining room, large family room w/ gas fireplace, kitchen w/ oversized center island, front office w/ French doors, mudroom & laundry by garage, half bath for guests. Oversized master suite w/ double tray ceiling in master. Bath has dual sinks, tub, tiled walk-in shower & his 7 her closets. Walkout LL has large family room w/ wet bar, 3 children’s bedrooms, 2 baths and oversized storage area. Don’t miss the bonus 3 season porch. Extra deep garage.
Beds/Baths: 5/4
MLS # 537971
Gorgeous quality built ranch home on almost 1/2 acre lot. Come take a peek at this 5 bedroom, 4 bath home with 3 car tandem garage for a 4th car or simply for outdoor entertaining. A built in bar and half rollaway opening is perfect for enjoying the back patio with friends. This quality home has everything you need for day to day AND gathering with friends and family. No detail spared, from huge mudroom, walk in pantry with mini door for groceries from garage, surround sound, a wine fridge in the kitchen, finished lower level with 2nd living area, and wet bar with dishwasher, full refrigerator and more space! Luxurious master has wood inlay ceiling and a huge tile shower. All this and close to Des Moines on a .475 acre lot!
Beds/Baths: 0/0
MLS # 508824
10 - 10 ft. trees up to $500.00 of the buyers choice with the purchase of any lot! Introducing Beautiful Bella Strada Estates! This 1.0 acre walkout home site is awaiting your dream come true custom home. Gated, Mediterranean-style, unique community with a gorgeous boulevard entry and public space amenities not see before. An abundance of trees and breathtaking night lighting surround the property. Call for an appointment to tour today!
Beds/Baths: 4/3
MLS # 540449
This home show like new on fantastic landscaped Lot with mature trees and fenced rear yard and irrigation system also deck and patio. Interior has oak floors in entry, kitchen, 1/2 bath & family room. Kitchen has cherry wood cabinets, granite counters, whirlpool and Maytag appliances. Family room with 10' ceiling and gas fireplace. Office off entry with French door and wainscot on walls. Formal Dining room. Second floor with 4 BRS Vaulted ceilings, 2 full baths. All new carpets in Bedrooms and Hall. Lower Level has large Rec room, Game room or exercise room + stubbed for bath. All doors are white six panel design. 2x6 walls, Radon system, Security, New 2 stage Furnace 2015. Air Conditioner Compressor 2013, Rain Pro Cutters 2016, New Shingles 2014. Close to schools. New High School & Elementary within walking distance.

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