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The 31st Street Apartments


500 31st Street Des Moines, IA

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1 Bed
1 Bath

828 Sq. Ft.

Available Now
Move in by December 31st to receive a $400 rent credit on your first month! Contact the office for details.
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Location ratings
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Very Walkable
Transit Score®
Some Transit
Bike Score®
Floor plans
1 Bed • 1 Bath
828 ft2
3 Available
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On-site Laundry
Air Conditioning
Garbage Disposal
Controlled Access
Dining Room
Gated Entry
Living Room
Near Campus
Balcony, Deck, Patio
Range / Oven
Fees & leasing info
Dogs Ok
Cats Ok
Pet Friendly Community
Other: Cats Allowed
Pet Deposit: 0.00
Pet Fee: 300.00
Pet Rent: 30.00
Restrictions: Pet Restrictions Apply
Surface Parking
Lease & Fees
Lease Length: 6, 9, 12
Property details

We understand you may be concerned about visiting for an in-person tour at this time. Don't worry, we're here to help however we can. We have a lot of other options that allow you to explore your next home. Please visit our website to check out our photography and virtual tours located on our website. If you want to see more of our community or a specific unit, we would be happy to provide pictures or a video tour of these. If you'd still like to stop in and see for yourself, we would be happy to schedule a tour!Located between Grand and Ingersoll, these two private apartment buildings pack quite a punch! Just minutes from universities and downtown, the 31st Street Apartments in Des Moines offer cozy one and two bedroom apartment homes in controlled access buildings. Relax on your balcony, stretch out inside your well-appointed apartment or enjoy all of the varied activities along Ingersoll Avenue. The choice is yours!

Office Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: By Appointment
Additional Details
Total Unit Count: 26
Last Updated: 2 hours ago
Contact Number: (515) 325-8996
Internet Providers
Provider Max Download Speed (Mbps) Max Upload Speed (Mbps)
Mediacom Communications Corp. 1000.0 50.0
Mediacom Communications Corp. 100.0 10.0
ViaSat, Inc. 100.0 3.0
CenturyLink, Inc. 60.0 5.0
Hughes Network Systems, LLC 25.0 3.0
Data from June 2020 provided by the FCC
Emergency Services
Name Type Distance
Iowa Methodist Medical Center Hospital 1.36 miles
Mercy Medical Center Des Moines Hospital 2.11 miles
Mercy Franklin Center Hospital 2.15 miles
College Fire Station 0.15 miles
North Of Grand Fire Station 0.45 miles
Salisbury Oaks Fire Station 0.85 miles
Is this property currently leasing units?
Yes. There are 3 available units at this property.
How many units are move-in ready in the next 2 months?
This property has 3 units vacant and ready for immediate occupancy.
What's the square footage of the available units?
The available units are 828 square feet.
Does this property allow cats or dogs?
This property allows tenants to keep cats and dogs.
How many bedrooms are in the available units?
There are 1 bedroom units available.
How many bathrooms are in the available units?
There are 1 bathroom units available.
What's the monthly rent at this property?
Rent on available units starts at $870. The 31st Street Apartments has 1 bedroom units available starting at $870.
Where is this property located?
This property is at 500 31st Street in Des Moines, IA. It's 3.2 miles west from the center of Des Moines.
Rent report

The 31st Street Apartments Rent vs. Des Moines Average

The 31st Street Apartments is asking 3% more than the average 1 bedroom apartment in Des Moines.

If you upsized to an average priced Des Moines 2 bedroom apartment, you would pay 16% more per month.

If you downsized to an average priced Des Moines studio apartment, you would pay 11% less per month.

The 31st Street Apartments provides 34% more square footage than the average Des Moines 1 bedroom apartment.

Monthly Rent Rent per Sq. Ft. Suggested
Monthly Income
The 31st Street Apartments
1BR $870 $1.10 $2,610
Des Moines Average
Studio $757 $1.60 $2,272
1BR $841 $1.40 $2,522
2BR $997 $1.20 $2,990
3BR $1,375 $1.10 $4,126
4BR $1,381 $1.10 $4,142

Availability in Des Moines

In order to find the best deal, you need to know what types of units are available. Property managers may be willing to give concessions if they have many vacant units.

There are currently 474 2BR units on the market in Des Moines. If you're looking to negotiate, this may be your best option.

Available Units in Des Moines
Studio 53
1BR 309
2BR 474
3BR 56
4BR 6
To comfortably afford an apartment, we recommend having at least three times your monthy rent in gross household income.
View suggested annual incomes for The 31st Street Apartments by bedroom type below.
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Property manager information
Elevate Property Management
Nearby Colleges

Des Moines Area Community College

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