100 2nd Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309
100 2nd Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309
100 2nd Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309

Metro Lofts
100 2nd Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309

Downtown Des Moines

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Metro Lofts is the place to live in Des Moines that includes a mixture of market rate and income restricted apartment units. In the heart of the Court Avenue district, one of Des Moines' most desirable rental markets, Metro Lofts offers the modern conveniences that you desire in a stylish and convenient atmosphere. Live within walking distance of some of the city's best dining and nightlife. Spend the warm summer months walking along the river, which is only a block away, or enjoying a baseball game at Principal Park.

Every apartment rental includes exclusive access to our computer learning center and state-of-the-art fitness facility. Underground heated parking will keep your car warm and clean through all the weather changes of the year. Our professional management and maintenance team is available on-site throughout the week and our emergency services will take care of your every concern after hours.

Rental Income Limits Apply to Some Homes:
*Limits subject to change annually, call for details.
1 Person 37,500
2 Person 42,840
3 Person 48,480
4 Person 53,520
5 Person 57,840
6 Person 62,100

Neighborhood Amenities : Bus Station, Elementary School, Fire Station, Grocery, High School, Hospital, Library, Middle School, Park, Police Station.

Cats allowed: $300 deposit (non-refundable).

Office Hours

Mon - Fri
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Details for Metro Lofts

Utilities Included
No Info
Washer, Dryer
Pets Allowed

Interior Features

Appliances & Utilities
Heating & Cooling
Air Conditioning

Property Information

Property Type / Style
Property Type: Apartment

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Parking & Garage
Assigned Parking SpaceGarageParking: Garage Detached


Cats, dogs allowed

Additional Information

Fitness Center

Metro Lofts Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedroom (2 Floorplans)

Market-Rate 1 Bedroom
672 sqft
1bd1ba672 sqft
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Affordable 1-Bedroom
700 sqft
1bd1ba700 sqft
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2 Bedrooms (3 Floorplans)

Affordable 2 Bedroom/1 Bath
997 sqft
2bd1ba997 sqft
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Market Rate 2 Bedroom
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Affordable 2 Bedroom
1,000 sqft
2bd2ba1,000 sqft
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Prices and availability are subject to change without notice.

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TIP:Try to keep your rent within a third of your gross household income. Learn why in our Renter's Guide.
For this property
$29,772 PER YEAR
is the suggested income
Win over prospective landlords with your smart budgeting. As a good rule of thumb, ideally you would have at least three times your monthly rent in combined household income.

Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Downtown Des Moines

At least 25 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 91%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 89%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 89%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 86%
    There are sidewalks
  • 85%
    It's dog friendly
  • 73%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 66%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 61%
    Parking is easy
  • 60%
    Car is needed
  • 37%
    It's quiet
  • 37%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 36%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 29%
    There are community events
  • 24%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 17%
    There's wildlife
  • 12%
    Kids play outside
Learn more about our methodology.
  • Trulia User
    "My commute is pretty much short anywhere I go. Skywalks are convenient during the winter months or even to avoid traffic."
  • Trulia User
    "Easy access to the freeway if you work in the suburbs. Many residents work within walking distance. "
  • Trulia User
    "I use the bus or Lyft. I can walk to almost anything festivals, the east village and groceries. I Lyft to wdm and it's 16 dollars"
  • Trulia User
    "Neighbors get together at holiday time and a summer potluck... Farmer’s Market Summer concerts in the city Parades at State Fair time Des Moines Neighborhood meetings East Village Promenade Baseball games Art Festival in June "
  • Trulia User
    "Downtown is a convenient location to access the river walk way as well as the bike path that leads to Gray's Lake for daily dog walks and green space. Dog waste bags are provided every couple blocks downtown in case you don't have any on hand. The Riverwalk dog park is a short drive/bike ride away for off leash exercise."
  • Trulia User
    "Lots to do. Shows, concerts, restaurants. Seasonal arts, food etc. However no shopping downtown. Not a true live work and play community yet. Also trying to get biking easier but still needs work. "
  • Trulia User
    "There are a few great schools with skywalk access so no need to walk kids to school in rain and snow. Also don’t have to worry about traffic. "

Local Legal Protections

LGBT • Housing Voucher • Source of Income
LGBT Legal Protections updated by Movement Advancement Project
Metro Lofts is located at 100 2nd Ave, Des Moines, IA. Metro Lofts offers 1-2 bed, 1-2 bath units. Metro Lofts is located in Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines. There are no units available at this time.