In this Community:
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:
MLS # 550211
The LAST stand-alone walkout unit at The Meadows. Great room with gas fireplace and built-in area for tv. Large kitchen with pantry, big island, granite counter tops, and lots of counter space. Dining area with slider going to deck. Master Suite with walk-in closet and 3/4 bath. Walk out basement ready for finish with 2 windows and a slider out the back. Low dues and tax abatement.
MLS # 550712
The LAST duplex units that backs to trees at The Meadows. Great room with corner gas fireplace and built in area for tv. Large kitchen with pantry, big island, built in buffet area, granite counter tops, and lots of counter space. 4 piece stainless steel appliances. Dining area with slider going to deck. Mudroom holds washer, dryer with built in beach seat / lockers. Master Suite with walkin closet and 3/4 bath. Walk out basement ready for finish with 2 windows and a slider out the back. Low dues and tax abatement.
MLS # 441092
Interior lot, Easy access to paved R57 and bus pick-up, but away from constant traffic on paved R57. On paved R57 Highway. Splendid Acres subdivision.
MLS # 533424
Prairie Glynn Plat 1 is located in Indianola and 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 # 403853
Cavitt Creek Estates is located just blocks from the new Wilder Elementary School. Choose your own builder. Capitalize on Indianola's tax abatement program for your new home. Walkout, daylight and level lots are all available in this area.