Posts by kbolten
Former nuisance property has new life after $2.5M renovation
Renovation work is nearing completion on a building that once was deemed a nuisance by the city of Des Moines.
“A lot of work has gone into bringing back this property that once was considered …
Pella apartment complex sold for over $11 million
Highpoint at Pella, a 100-unit multifamily property located in Pella, has been sold for just over $11 million, according to …Read More
Urbandale apartment complex sold to Dallas group for $10.7 million
A group located in Dallas, Texas, has purchased an apartment complex in Urbandale, Polk County real estate records show.
The property at 7800 Iltis Drive in Urbandale includes the 144-unit Timberland at Meredith apartment complex. Bexley …Read More
Thuesen recognized by national architect’s group
Kate Thuesen, a senior associate in DLR Group’s Des Moines architect’s office, has received the American Institute of Architect’s 2023 Young Architects Award. The award honors individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and …Read More
Entertainment potential seen in warehouse near Riverview Park
Imagine this: On a warm summer’s day, you ride your bicycle on the Neal Smith Trail that hugs a portion of the Des Moines River and just past Sixth Avenue, you veer north, taking a spur …Read More
NOTABLE TRANSACTIONS: Cambridge Court apartment complex sold for $23.3 million
A Chicago-based group has purchased the Cambridge Court apartment complex in West Des Moines, paying $23.3 million for the property, Polk County real estate records show.
The 192-unit complex, located at 1205 11th St. (pictured …Read More
One of 2022’s priciest industrial sales involved property in Bondurant
The sale of property in Bondurant that includes the Amazon AR Sort Fulfillment Center was the third-largest industrial real estate transaction in the U.S. in 2022, according to CommercialSearch.com. In February 2022, Virginia-based Capital Square …Read More
Jim Weber, Hubbell senior vice president, retiring this week
Jim Weber, a Hubbell Realty Co. senior vice president, is retiring on Friday after a 42-year career in the accounting and real estate development industry. Weber, who spent 30 years as a chief financial …Read More
Here’s how much MidAmerican Energy paid for Dotdash Meredith’s property
MidAmerican Energy Co. has completed its purchase of Dotdash Meredith property along Grand and Locust avenues in downtown Des Moines, Polk County real estate records show.
MidAmerican Energy, headquartered in Des Moines, paid Meredith Operations …Read More
Vote on incentives for Des Moines apartment project delayed
A vote was put on hold this week by the Des Moines City Council on whether to approved a development agreement for a proposed mixed-use project in the East Village Neighborhood. Heart of America Group is …Read More