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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 # 543907
$5000 in Hubbell Bucks! You will feel welcome in this spacious 2-story with spacious entry, den/office, and open floor plan allows you to be in kitchen and enjoy what’s happening in the great room, and sunroom. All with hardwood floors. White kitchen with large island and Costco friendly walk-in pantry. Mudroom with lockers and closet, and powder room complete main level. A window seat and shelves greats you on the staircase upstairs. Everyone will have a spacious bedroom with lots of natural light. The master suite enjoys a large walk-in tile shower, toilet room, dual vanities, walk-in closet to huge laundry room. You will enjoy nearly 3 miles of trails and 120 acres of open area in Crosshaven. James Hardie Color Plus siding adds to the low maintenance of this new home.
Beds/Baths: 0/0
MLS # 551320
Walkout wooded lot! Not only is this an exceptional walkout lot located within the City of Johnston, the property is surrounded by undeveloped land which is completely in Polk County nestled right nearby Saylorville Lake. (Home sizes: Ranch-2,000 SF, 1 1/2 and 2 story-2,400 SF)
Beds/Baths: 4/4
MLS # 549565
This home has it all! 2 story with 3200 square feet in Johnston's Northglenn development. Spacious family room with gas fireplace and gorgeous built-ins. Kitchen with beautiful granite counters, central vac, wood floors, white cabinetry, center island with pendant lighting, and pantry. Formal dining room, which can be used as a study or flex room. Master suite with walk-in closet, bubble tub, and granite counters. 3 large additional bedrooms and full bath. 2nd floor laundry with wash sink and cabinets. Finished lower level with wet bar, 3/4 bath, large family room and daylight windows. Irrigation, fenced in yard with professionally landscaped trees, and 3 car garage. Johnston schools, near library, parks, trails, and amenities. This one won't last long, so schedule your private showing!!
Beds/Baths: 5/3
MLS # 545652
What a view! Perched up high overlooking greenspace & walking trail at end of cul-de-sac. New ranch w/3280 sq.ft. finished including fin walkout lower level, 5BRs & 3 baths. Main level has large kitchen w/LED undercab lighting, walk-in pantry, granite, gas slide-in range, stainless hood vented to exterior & quality cabinets. Hardwood floors throughout kitchen & living room. Living room has vaulted ceiling & stone FP. Mudroom has custom built-in lockers & separate laundry w/sink. Master has tile shower & double granite vanity. 2 additional bedrooms w/full bath on main level too. Walkout lower level has large LR, wet bar, office or exercise room w/double doors, 2 more BRs & full bath. Home includes surround sound prewired on main floor LR, Andersen windows, irrigation, covered deck, 2 sump pits w/cross tiling, passive radon system, wired for security, delta faucets, comfort height elongated toilets, gorgeous lighting, insulated garage & front landscaping. Great neighborhood.
Beds/Baths: 0/0
MLS # 541021
PERFECT OPPORTUNITY! Secure your lot today, build later! Interested in a new place to call home but are just not quite ready? Now is your chance to secure a spot in beautiful Bella Strada Estates and have Hansen Company design and build your gorgeous new detached villa. Choose from five available lots, multiple floor plans to choose from or redesign to your own plate. Don’t wait, Make this one-of-a-kind opportunity a reality! Call your Realtor to schedule an appointment today!

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