In this Community:
The City of Windsor Heights, Iowa is a unique community that has a distinctive niche as a top quality small community within Iowa’s major metropolitan area. It is unmatched in its strategic location, convenient to all of the metropolitan and suburban amenities while offering affordable housing, business opportunities and a strong sense of community.
Whether you’re looking for shopping, dinner and drinks or recreational activities throughout the year, Windsor Heights has it all within its city limits. Colby Park is the main park in Windsor Heights and has been recently redeveloped to include a playground, pavilion, ball field and Community Center. Colby Park also hosts events through the year like the Living Culture Series, Summer Movies in the Park, yoga and live music. Colby Park also joins up with the Greenbelt trail which runs throughout the city and connects with other trails in the Central Iowa Trail System.
Windsor Heights hosts many community events throughout the year like the Spring Easter Egg Hunt and Bingo at the Elks Lodge every Tuesday and Thursday. Runners can lace up their shoes and hit the streets for the Windsor Heights Annual Mini-Marathon that’s held in the early summer. July 4th marks the Annual Fourth of July Celebration that features a parade, music, excellent food and, of course, fireworks! The first week of October is the city’s annual Oktoberfest celebration that brings together the community to enjoy everything German!
Thanks to the convenient location of Windsor Heights, residents have easy access to 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. The Catch Des Moines website is where you can find information on events and entertainment around Windsor Heights and the Des Moines Metro area. For detailed information about living, working and playing in Winsdor Heights, Windsor Heights Online has all the information you need!
Looking for a community where you can be at the heart of the Des Moines Metro area? Then check out the current list of Windsor Heights homes for sale and find your new dream home!
Windsor Heights Homes for Sale:
MLS # 547525
Home sweet home! Charming Windsor Heights ranch home. This all brick home is situated on the corner of Colby & 66th. You will feel right at home the minute you walk in the red front door & into the living room w/stone fireplace. Cozy den/sitting room w/great woodwork, & built-ins that opens to office area. Updated kitchen has soft, grey cabinets, quartz countertop & stainless appliances. Adorable breakfast nook area w/comfy bench seating & quartz table top. Enjoy your surroundings from the all season porch off kitchen & office area. Exposed brick wall w/a bank of windows makes this the perfect spot to relax or entertain. On the main level you will find 2 bedrooms & & full bath. Lower level is finished w/an additional bedroom, sitting area, full bath & large closet area. Large, clean laundry area w/great storage You will be wowed with the amount of storage & garage space. Attached garage as well as a detached 18xx39 garage. This house is ready for a new owner to make it their home.
MLS # 540762
Investment opportunity! Unbelievable new construction duplex in the heart of Windsor Heights. Each unit has 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths. Finished daylight lower level has conforming bedroom. Each unit has over 2000 sq ft finish. The finishes are top of the line and the tree'd, huge, private lot make these units demand top dollar rental income.
MLS # 549000
Great location in Windsor Heights for this ready to move in condo! Third level unit with your own deck and laundry in the unit! All the appliances are included: dishwasher and washer & dryer. This unit has a garage right outside the door for you as well! Water and garbage won't cost you extra because it's included! The bedrooms are both great in size and have bathrooms attached to both. In the hallway you will find your own designated storage closet. How many condos have a real wood burning fireplace...because this one does! Great community that is well kept and quiet! Perfectly located for your convenience near the University retail area with coffee shops, grocery, banking, Colby Park & Greenbelt. Call to schedule a showing today!
MLS # 544397
Very spacious 4 bedroom, 3 bath, Reed Davisson Split Foyer in Windsor Heights. This home has 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths up with huge master bedroom walk-in closet and sitting area which is unusual for a home in this area. Large addition includes room open from kitchen being used as dining room, could be family or sun room also. Updates include new carpet (2017), new laminate (2017), new pool liner and cement decking (2016), and new bath (2015). There's also new tile floor in Mother-in-Law suite down which includes bedroom, bath, sitting room and large rec room. The large in-ground pool with slide makes this a great home for entertaining family and friends in Iowa's hot summers. You won't find this much space in most Windsor Heights homes.
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MLS # 544726
A handyman special, offering a great opportunity for flipping or sweat equity! Immediate possession. Garage has doors on front and back. Access to basement from garage. Also a lower level kitchen. 2 stone fireplaces, Pella roll screen windows, Small sun porch plus a den. Possible 4 bedrooms with a little work. Lots of storage, especially lower level. Vintage features. Play house, plus extra building for perhaps a business or granny flat. Extremely solid foundation and home. Bomb shelter with ventilation. Home needs a good cleaning, but does have new flooring and has been recently painted. Approximately $9/sq. ft.