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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: 3/3
MLS # 555021
Welcome home to this well-kept and updated Johnston family location. Nestled in a mature neighborhood with grown trees, this home offers a beautifully updated kitchen, three-bedrooms, three-baths and plenty of space in the over 2,000 SF of living area. Enjoy the picture-perfect dining room, or the warmth of the family room fireplace looking out to the large backyard deck and salt-water hot tub! This home has new HVAC (2017), new roof (2015), new siding & gutters (2016) and well-appointed newer kitchen appliances (2014). A great home to just move in and live life!
Beds/Baths: 6/4
MLS # 549634
Your own priv sanctuary on almost 2 acres in town w/all the amenities of city life. This b'ful All Brick 2Sty home boasts over 5100sf of living space & has a dramatic 2sty entrance w/Italian marble floor & a winding staircase that is often seen in the movies! A front formal LR & DR display some of the vintage style craftsmanship that outlines detailed features of this home. Ktchn has hrdwd flrs, granite counters, double ovens, a walk-in pantry, brkfst bar & sliders to a new deck! O'szd FR includes a woodburning FP, wet bar w/mini frig & a gorgeous view of the priv back yard w/barn as well. Main flr continues w/a bonus rm that could be an office or a BR, a mud/lndry rm & a 3 seas rm. Upstairs 3 o'szd BRs including a mstr w/a walk-in clst, MBA & a gas marble FP. Add'l clsts up + attic storage. LL has full wet bar, 2 addtl BRs, a sauna rm, full BA & more storage. Combine already classy vintage flair w/personal updtd touches & you'll be able to showcase family & visitors for all occasions.
Beds/Baths: 4/3
MLS # 547172
Enjoy lots of natural light flowing into this spacious ranch home with prairie views. It enjoys a split bedroom floor plan, spacious great room with stone fireplace, kitchen with granite, Blanco composite sink, soft close espresso cabinets, pantry, Kohler plumbing fixtures, gas range and stainless appliances. Master suite with box ceiling, walk-in 12 x24 tile shower and master closet connect to laundry. Mudroom off garage. Entertain in lower level with wet bar, spacious family room, bedroom and bath. Crosshaven is a conservation community with park, playground, 120 acres of open space and 2.75 miles of trail.
Beds/Baths: 5/5
MLS # 550342
This 1.5 Story by Dynasty Partners has it all! Come tour over 4,000 sq. ft., check out the gorgeous lot backing to trees and schedule a meeting with our team to pick your finishes. 5BRs, 5BA + Office & separate homework zone! 2 story great room with floor to ceiling stone fireplace, large windows and open staircase. Kitchen is incredible with large island, butler pantry, huge walk in pantry, custom range hood and a large dining space. Large master suite with his and her vanities, free standing soaking tub, walk in tile shower and one of our favorite closet-laundry-mud room transitions. 3BRs, 2BA upstairs with J&J and guest suite. Finished LL with large wet and sit-at bar, big windows, fireplace, rec room and 5th BR. Professional Landscaping and Irrigation. This home is at drywall stage and can be be completed within 3 months of finish selections.
Beds/Baths: 6/6
MLS # 551913
Be sure to see this fabulous 6 bedroom, 6 bath home priced to sell. Elegant master suite on main level, with sliders to private balcony deck and view of fenced back yard surround by large trees. Gourmet kitchen features a center island, upscale appliances and walk-in pantry, with sliders to large composite deck. Main level also features executive office with built-in shelving, storage, credenza and safe. There are 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths on upper level, along with an open loft study space. The walkout basement includes a 6th bedroom and bath, theater room and spacious family room/game space with full wet bar for entertaining. Patio features built in grilling space to party and enjoy the landscaped, irrigated back yard. Sold as-is.

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