Community Amenities

ALL Income Restricted Units*

Qualifications for these affordable housing units is dependent upon income level and household size, as well as student status. Please visit the FAQs page or contact a leasing agent to see if you are eligible for affordable housing at Fort Des Moines Living.

Utilities Included

The cost of electric, water, and waste disposal are included in the price of rent. FREE INTERNET is also included for the first year!

FREE YMCA Membership

Each tenant at Fort Des Moines Living has access to all services provided to members at the South Suburban YMCA (and other metro locations), which is in walking distance of the property.

In-Unit Washer and Dryer

Each apartment unit has it's own washer and dryer.

Pet Friendly

We are a pet-friendly community. Specific buildings are designated for those with pets. Pet fees may apply.

Preserved Historic Character with Modern Amenities

In-unit washer and dryer, central air, hardwood flooring, and grand ceiling heights make up the beautiful floorplans of Fort Des Moines Living. Microwave, refrigerator, and dishwasher are also included in each unit. Peer outside and you will see spacious, manicured lawns.

Cable/Internet Availability

Each unit is equipped with high-fiber, high-speed Internet availability through CenturyLink and DIRECTV. FREE INTERNET is included for the first year.

Keycard Security

Each tenant will receive a keycard to enter their building, for a safe entry into their home.

On-Site Maintenance

Fort Des Moines Living has an on-site maintenance team that can handle all of your maintenance requests by phone call or online submission.

Neighborhood Amenities

Our location is within walking distance to Blank Park Zoo/Golf Course, as well as the South Suburban YMCA. It is also within minutes to grocery stores, Southridge Mall, and other helpful services. Visit our Neighborhood Page to see a map of all nearby amenities.

Two-Story Units Available

Check out our two-story units, which provide extra space and privacy for you and your family/friends.


There is free, ample parking on-site for tenants, as well as their family and friends who may visit.