Fairmont Park Apartments for Rent

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The Fairmont Park neighborhood is located just east and slightly north of the Capital Park community. The boundaries are East Euclid Avenue to the north, Hubbell Avenue to the east, Easton Boulevard to the south, and Delaware Avenue to the west. It is just east of Grand View College and just west of Grandview Park. It lies directly north of the Iowa State Fairgrounds.

The community is not a new one, and some of the oldest homes in the area date back to the turn of the 20th century, while the newer ones were built in the late 1950s. In keeping with the needs of the time during which these residences were built, the houses tend to be considerably smaller than what today’s population is likely to expect.

Sizes range from under 700 square feet to just under 1600 square feet — ideal for single people, retired people, or young couples who are just starting out. Streets are lined with mature trees, giving this community located in the heart of the city a wonderful suburban feeling.

The area is convenient to many of Des Moines’ most popular attractions, including the Des Moines Botanical and Environmental Center, located close to the downtown area on 14 acres of land that lies along the east bank of the Des Moines River.

The first expression of an interest in a botanical center began in 1929, when a proposal was made for the construction of a flower conservatory to be placed in one of the city’s parks, where it would be surrounded by formal flower gardens. The city acquired a greenhouse that was located just north of downtown on the west side of the Des Moines River in 1939. That served as the city’s production and display greenhouse and continued to be used until the construction of the Botanical Center was finally completed in 1979.

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3301 S. E. 22nd St., Des Moines, IA 50320 Map

(515) 412-0959 Check Availability
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3945 East 23rd St., Des Moines, IA 50317 Map

(515) 966-5686 Check Availability
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3540 E. Douglas Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50317 Map

(515) 505-3011 Check Availability
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3608 E Douglas Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50317 Map

(515) 954-3601 Check Availability
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1420 Pennsylvania Ave. #10, Des Moines, IA 50316 Map

(515) 421-8755 Check Availability
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1424 East Walnut #12, Des Moines, IA 50316 Map

(515) 216-3638 Check Availability
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770 Pleasant Hill Blvd. #2, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 Map

(515) 954-3600 Check Availability
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200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309 Map

(515) 809-0605 Check Availability
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615 Park St., Des Moines, IA 50309 Map

(515) 218-2257 Check Availability
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104 Southwest 4th St., Des Moines, IA 50309 Map

(515) 216-3665 Check Availability
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321 SW 7th St., Des Moines, IA 50309 Map

(877) 278-9984 Check Availability
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