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1231 39th StreetDes Moines, IA 50311

Single Family · 3 Beds · 1 Full Bath · 1 Partial Bath · 1,557 Sq. ft. | 0.44 Acres

$269,900 Active


Time on Site:
186 days

The curb appeal of this home does not disappoint. Storybook story and a half bungalow in an idyllic neighborhood. Enjoy endless hours on the sprawling front porch. The house is filled with natural light and loads character. Corner fireplace is a beautiful accent to large living room. Owners used the first floor bedroom as additional sitting room which sits adjacent to a small office/sunroom or walk in closet if you used the first-floor sitting room as a bedroom. First floor also has a mudroom/pantry and ?? bath and large kitchen. Second floor is a perfect retreat. One of the two bedrooms has an additional room which could be a walk-in closet, nursery, sitting room or office. The backyard is wooded and private, a perfect place to see deer other wildlife. The neighborhood is walking distance to Campbells grocery store, shopping, restaurants, easy access to the interstate and a short walk to Snookies. Located in NFC neighborhood. Seller is motivated!

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Facts & Features

  • Type Single Family
  • Sq. ft. 1,557
  • Price/Sq.ft. $173
  • Lot 0.44 Acres


  • Association: false
School Information
  • School District: Des Moines Independent
Building Information
  • Home Warranty: false
  • Year Built: 1910
  • County Or Parish: Polk
  • MLS Area Major: Des Moines N.West
  • Postal City: Des Moines
Rent/Lease Information
  • Lease Considered: false
Tax Information
  • Tax Annual Amount: 5258.44
General Information
  • Parcel Number: 10002434000000
  • Property Sub Type: Residential
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Senior Community: false
  • Zoning: N5


Parking Information
  • Garage Spaces: 1.0
  • Garage: true
  • Bathrooms Full: 1
  • Bathrooms Half: 0
  • Bathrooms Three Quarter: 1
  • Bathrooms Total: 2
  • Bedrooms Total: 3
Building Interior
  • Building Area Total: 1557.0
General Information
  • Appliances: Dryer,Dishwasher,Microwave,Refrigerator,Stove,Washer
  • Fireplace Features: Wood Burning
  • Fireplace: true
  • Fireplaces Total: 1
  • Flooring: Carpet,Hardwood,Tile
  • Foundation Details: Brick/Mortar
  • Interior Features: See Remarks
  • Levels: One and One Half
  • Living Area: 1557.0
  • Main Level Bedrooms: 1


Parking Information
  • Parking Features: Detached,Garage,One Car Garage
Lot Information
  • Lot Features: Rectangular Lot
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.443
  • Lot Size Area: 0.443
  • Lot Size Units: Acres
  • Road Surface Type: Concrete
  • Water Source: Public
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Architectural Style: One and One Half Story
  • Attached Garage: false
  • Construction Materials: Metal Siding
  • Patio And Porch Features: Covered,Patio
  • Roof: Asphalt,Shingle
General Information
  • Exterior Features: Fence,Patio
  • Fencing: Chain Link,Partial
  • Sewer: Public Sewer



50311 (Des Moines) Demographics
Median Age
Population Density (per sq. mile)
College Educated
Estimated Median Income
Estimated Total Home Owners
Estimated Total Renters
51% / 49%
Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
Estimated Average Household Size
Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.


Elementary Schools
Perkins Elementary School
  • Grades: KG - 5
  • Enrollment: 446
Windsor Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5
  • Enrollment: 307
Middle Schools
High Schools
School data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc. School ratings are based on a scale of 1-5, with 5 being the highest rating and 1 being the lowest rating.

Monthly Cost

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* Assumes 7.50% APR, 20% down payment, and conventional 30-year fixed rate first mortgage. Rates cited are for instructional purposes only; current rates are subject to change at any time without notice. You should not make any decisions based simply on the information provided. Additional required amounts such as taxes, insurance, homeowner association dues, assessments, mortgage insurance premiums, flood insurance or other such required payments should also be considered. Contact your mortgage company for current rates and additional information.

Market Data

Based on the last 30 days in this zip code

Median Sales Price
Median Price per Square Foot
Properties Sold
New on Market
Average Days on Market
Properties for Sale
Calculations provided by Reliance Network


Date Event Value Agent
11/28/2023Source: Des Moines Area Price Reduction
$269,900 -3.3%
Maria Torres
Listing Agent