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Listing provided courtesy of Iowa Realty Mills Crossing - MLS#681310Sold by WB Realty CompanyMLS Provider

2417 40th StreetDes Moines, IA 50310

Single Family · 3 Beds · 1 Full Bath · 2 Partial Baths · 1,588 Sq. ft. | 0.16 Acres

$295,000 Pending


Time on Site:
166 days

This Craftsman home was home to the same family for 27 years. Updates over the years were made with the intent to stay in the home long term, and still keeping the historic character intact. The home has a metal roof which will never need replaced and provides home insurance benefits, covered gutters, new cedar fence and reinforced gate- great to secure pets in the backyard, Pella windows and addition of a sliding door in back room, remaining original windows restored, and composite, maintenance free deck off back of home just to name a few of the upgrades. The kitchen is updated with new stainless appliances, quartz countertops and undermount lighting and first floor ?? bathroom. Finished dry basement with addition of laundry room, third bathroom and egress windows provide the perfect space for family movie night or guest retreat. Showstopper backyard filled with perennials and drought resistant native plants to assist in keeping yard low maintenance, so you can enjoy the front and back decks without worrying about yardwork. A newer driveway and two car garage are the cherry on top of this maintenance-free home filled with upgrades and updates you don???t often get see as well as square footage you will appreciate for years to come. All that is left to do is make this home your own!

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Facts & Features

  • Type Single Family
  • Sq. ft. 1,588
  • Price/Sq.ft. $185
  • Lot 0.16 Acres


  • Association: false
School Information
  • School District: Des Moines Independent
Building Information
  • Year Built: 1916
  • 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: 5343.0
General Information
  • Parcel Number: 10001851000000
  • Property Sub Type: Residential
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Senior Community: false
  • Zoning: RES


Parking Information
  • Garage Spaces: 2.0
  • Garage: true
  • Bathrooms Full: 1
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Three Quarter: 1
  • Bathrooms Total: 3
  • Bedrooms Total: 3
Building Interior
  • Below Grade Finished Area: 457.0
  • Building Area Total: 1588.0
General Information
  • Appliances: Dryer,Dishwasher,Microwave,Refrigerator,Stove,Washer
  • Basement: Partially Finished
  • Flooring: Hardwood,Tile
  • Foundation Details: Block
  • Interior Features: Separate/Formal Dining Room,Window Treatments
  • Levels: Two
  • Living Area: 1588.0
  • Stories: 2


Parking Information
  • Parking Features: Detached,Garage,Two Car Garage
Lot Information
  • Lot Features: Rectangular Lot
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.161
  • Lot Size Area: 0.161
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 50X140
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 7000.0
  • Lot Size Units: Acres
  • Road Surface Type: Concrete
  • Water Source: Public
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Architectural Style: Craftsman,Two Story
  • Attached Garage: false
  • Patio And Porch Features: Deck
  • Roof: Metal
General Information
  • Exterior Features: Deck,Fully Fenced
  • Fencing: Wood,Full
  • Sewer: Public Sewer



50310 (Des Moines) Demographics
Median Age
Population Density (per sq. mile)
College Educated
Estimated Median Income
Estimated Total Home Owners
Estimated Total Renters
70% / 30%
Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
Estimated Average Household Size
Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.


Elementary Schools
Hillis Elementary School
  • Grades: KG - 5
  • Enrollment: 318
Moore Elementary School
  • Grades: KG - 5
  • Enrollment: 339
Samuelson Elementary School
  • Grades: KG - 5
  • Enrollment: 461
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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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
2/23/2024Source: Des Moines Area Status Change
Maria Torres
Listing Agent
2/8/2024Source: Des Moines Area Price Reduction
$295,000 -3.3%
Maria Torres
Listing Agent
1/5/2024Source: Des Moines Area Price Reduction
$305,000 -6.2%
Maria Torres
Listing Agent
11/10/2023Source: Des Moines Area Price Reduction
$325,000 -3.0%
Maria Torres
Listing Agent