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4 Units Available
South View Apartments
209 South 5th Street
Ames, IA
2 Bedrooms
$850
880 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:52 AM
Limited-Time Special! Apply now to receive $250 off of your first month's rent and pay only $99 for your deposit!* Now offering 6-month lease options with no premium!* *Details may apply, contact us for more information. Location, location, location. When it comes to location, we're in a prime one in southeast Ames. South View Apartments is located on South 5th Street near Duff Avenue, just a few blocks south of Lincoln Way. We're a quick 5 minutes from Iowa State University's campus, a short bike ride from Squaw Creek Park, and a few steps away from grocery stores, restaurants and shopping. Whatever you need, you're within close proximity here at South View Apartments. Our apartment community offers two-bedroom apartments in three different sizes, so you can choose the layout that best meets your needs. We are pet friendly and look forward to giving you — and your four-legged friends — a personal tour. Call or contact us today to schedule your tour of this great community!
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24 Units Available
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4415 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA | Edwards
1 Bedroom
$950
531 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$699
935 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:51 AM
An upscale community within a short drive to area businesses, restaurants, and shops. On-site fitness center, business lounge, and community room. Open interiors with modern kitchens, and hardwood floors.
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Wyndham Heights Apartments
1201 Florida Ave
Ames, IA | Sawyer West
1 Bedroom
$825
620 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,000
828 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:49 AM
Limited Time Special! Apply now to receive $250 off of your first month's rent and pay only $99 for your deposit!* Now offering flexible lease terms.* Call today for more information! *Details may apply, please contact us for more information. Feel at home at Wyndham Heights Apartments in Ames, IA! Located in a residential area just minutes from Iowa State, our apartments offer the feeling of home with convenient access to many amenities. Access Cy-Ride outside your door, go shopping, out to eat or grab groceries all close to home. We have spacious units and multiple floor plans. All utilities are paid, with the exception of electric. We offer one-stall garages that are available to rent for $65 per month. Extra parking is available. We have on-site laundry facilities and controlled-access entries to our buildings. Call today or click to our convenient online scheduler to book your tour of this great community!
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Prairie West
2330 Prairie View West Drive
Ames, IA | Prairie View
2 Bedrooms
$922
930 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,232
1280 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:11 AM
Discover the peace-of-mind that comes with our well-maintained landscape, exceptional management, and unbeatable location in Ames' most charming and accommodating neighborhood. We are proud to offer completely renovated apartment homes at Prairie West, and with community features such as a covered picnic pavilion with grilling stations, children’s playground, and spacious dog park, our property has everything you need to feel right at home. Call to schedule an appointment today!
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3 Units Available
Crystal Street Apartments
219 Crystal St
Ames, IA
1 Bedroom
$725
531 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$825
881 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$925
1127 sqft
Last updated May 14 at 9:12 AM
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The Social West Ames Steinbeck
4501 Steinbeck Street
Ames, IA
4 Bedrooms
$1,796
1300 sqft
Last updated May 13 at 8:54 PM
Live in style and comfort at The Social West Ames - Steinbeck, where youll find ISU student housing as well as options for anyone else interested in being a part of our community. Between our spacious 4-bedroom floor plans, a great selection of amenities, and a convenient location, youll find plenty of reasons to choose our pet-friendly apartments. Contact us today to schedule an in-person tour! Thanks to each of our different floor plans, youll be able to create the best living experience for your situation. Whether youre a student looking for a private room for spring and summer or youd rather choose an apartment for the long term, we have something just right for you. No matter what you choose, your new home will come with plenty of useful features and high-quality amenities. As you walk into your new apartment home, notice how much natural lighting is available thanks to windows in every room and sliding glass balcony doors in select floorplans. Youll love our updated interiors with energy-efficient appliances and large closets. Select homes feature furnished options, all-inclusive rent rates, and in-home washers and dryers. Beyond the walls of your home, enjoy the benefits of being a member of our community, including amenities like our resident lounge, 24-hour fitness center, off-leash dog park, pools and outdoor grilling areas, and basketball and volleyball courts. With all the modern conveniences available to you at The Social West Ames - Steinbeck and all the time youll save as a result, you have all the more reasoning to apply for one of our apartment homes today! To top it all off, our centralized location offering easy access to all the essentials makes for a convenient lifestyle. The ISU campus is less than two miles away and if you frequently travel outside of the neighborhood, youll enjoy our proximity to US-30. Between nearby entertainment, dining, and grocery options, youll never need to travel far to find what youre looking for.
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The Social West Ames Station
1320 Coconino Rd
Ames, IA
1 Bedroom
$809
660 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$878
860 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$999
960 sqft
Last updated May 13 at 8:54 PM
Live in style and comfort at The Social West Ames Station, where youll find ISU student housing as well as options for anyone else interested in being a part of our community. Between our wide variety of 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5-bedroom floor plans, a great selection of amenities, and a convenient location, youll find plenty of reasons to choose our pet-friendly apartments. Contact us today to schedule an in-person tour! Thanks to each of our different floor plans, youll be able to create the best living experience for your situation. Whether youre a student looking for a private room for spring and summer or youd rather choose an apartment for the long term, we have something just right for you. No matter what you choose, your new home will come with plenty of useful features and high-quality amenities. As you walk into your new apartment or townhome, notice how much natural lighting is available thanks to windows in every room and sliding glass balcony doors in select floorplans. Youll love our updated interiors with energy-efficient appliances and large closets. Select homes feature private bathrooms, wood flooring, and in-home washers and dryers. Beyond the walls of your home, enjoy the benefits of being a member of our community, including amenities like our resident lounge, 24-hour fitness center, off-leash dog park, pools and outdoor grilling areas, and basketball and volleyball courts. With all the modern conveniences available to you at The Social West Ames Station and all the time youll save as a result, you have all the more reasoning to apply for one of our apartment homes today! To top it all off, our centralized location offering easy access to all the essentials makes for a convenient lifestyle. The ISU campus is less than two miles away and if you frequently travel outside of the neighborhood, youll enjoy our proximity to US-30. Between nearby entertainment, dining, and grocery options, youll never need to travel far to find what youre looking for.
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The Social West Ames Reserve
800 Pinon Drive
Ames, IA
1 Bedroom
$809
725 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$990
780 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,089
1340 sqft
Last updated May 13 at 8:54 PM
Live in style and comfort at The Social West Ames -The Reserve, where youll find ISU student housing as well as options for anyone else interested in being a part of our community. Between our wide variety of 1, 2, and 3-bedroom floor plans, a great selection of amenities, and a convenient location, youll find plenty of reasons to choose our pet-friendly apartments. Contact us today to schedule an in-person tour! Thanks to each of our different floor plans, youll be able to create the best living experience for your situation. Whether youre a student looking for a private room for spring and summer or youd rather choose an apartment for the long term, we have something just right for you. No matter what you choose, your new home will come with plenty of useful features and high-quality amenities. As you walk into your new cottage or flat, notice how much natural lighting is available thanks to windows in every room and sliding glass balcony doors in select floorplans. Youll love our updated interiors with energy-efficient appliances and large closets. Select homes feature private or detached garages, renovated interiors, and in-home washers and dryers. Beyond the walls of your home, enjoy the benefits of being a member of our community, including amenities like our resident lounge, 24-hour fitness center, off-leash dog park, pools and outdoor grilling areas, and basketball and volleyball courts. With all the modern conveniences available to you at The Social West Ames - The Reserve and all the time youll save as a result, you have all the more reasoning to apply for one of our apartment homes today! To top it all off, our centralized location offering easy access to all the essentials makes for a convenient lifestyle. The ISU campus is less than two miles away and if you frequently travel outside of the neighborhood, youll enjoy our proximity to US-30. Between nearby entertainment, dining, and grocery options, youll never need to travel far to find what youre looking for.
1 Unit Available
3508 S Duff Avenue
3508 South Duff Avenue
Ames, IA | Mitchel
3 Bedrooms
$900
1028 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 2:16 AM
Renovated Duplex in South Ames with a City of Ames playground in the backyard and quick access to Hwy 30 Conveniently located just south of the hwy 30 exit. This unit features a newly updated kitchen and big back yard that backs to a city park. New carpet and large unfinished basement for storage. Call to get a tour today! Pet allowed with $50 deposit and $50/mo pet rent. Landlord pays for snow removal and lawn care. Tenant pays gas, water, electric, and trash.
1 Unit Available
2204 Melrose Avenue
2204 Melrose Avenue
Ames, IA
5 Bedrooms
$2,000
1269 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 2:16 AM
Beautiful 5-bedroom House Near North Grand Mall and Walmart. Super safe and quiet neighborhood. Big front and back yard. 1 car garage, the driveway can park up to 3 cars, on-street parking. Spacious living room, kitchen, and dining room. 3 bed 2 baths on the main floor. 2 bed 1 bath in the finished basement. Laundry on the main floor. Lawn mowing and snow removal are included. 5-10 minute walk to fast-food restaurants (B-Bop's, Fazoli's, Papa John's) and stores (North Grand Mall, Cinema, Kohl's, T.J. Maxx, and other stores). 2 bus routes (#2 Green & #14 Peach) are a 5-minute walk away. **WE DO NOT ACCEPT SECTION 8** Beautiful 5-bedroom House Near North Grand Mall and Walmart Super safe and quiet neighborhood Big front and back yard 1 car garage, the driveway can park up to 3 cars, on-street parking Spacious living room, kitchen, and dining room 3 bed 2 baths on the main floor 2 bed 1 bath in the finished basement Laundry on the main floor Lawn mowing and snow removal are included 5-10 minute walk to fast-food restaurants (B-Bop's, Fazoli's, Papa John's) and stores (North Grand Mall, Cinema, Kohl's, T.J. Maxx, and other stores) 2 bus routes (#2 Green & #14 Peach) are a 5-minute walk away. Tenants are responsible for everything (utilities, trash, internet, lawn care, and snow removal) **WE DO NOT ACCEPT SECTION 8**
1 Unit Available
640 S. 4th St. #21
640 South 4th Street
Ames, IA
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$815
816 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:12 AM
2 bedroom 1 bath apartment available August 1st 2021 Free: laundry, high speed internet, cable 24-plex- Free High Speed Internet/Cable and Free Laundry Pet Friendly with no pet deposit or pet rent First floor dog friendly, 2nd and 3rd floor cat friendly
1 Unit Available
630 S. 4th St. #17
630 South 4th Street
Ames, IA
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$815
816 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:12 AM
Dog/Cat Approved two bedroom. NO PET RENT! No pet deposit!* Rent includes: Cable TV, Internet, Snow & Trash Removal Tenant pays: Gas & Electricity *See Pet Policy page for information about pets. 24-plex
1 Unit Available
4306 Maricopa Drive - 1
4306 Maricopa Drive
Ames, IA
2 Bedrooms
$1,025
1400 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:12 AM
Located at the Meadow of Ames Attached Garage Tenant pays electric and gas Smoke free, high speed internet access available limited cable provided, lawn care and snow removal provided Gazebo, playground, basketball court available on complex grounds Pet deposit $300 first pet $150 second pet Monthly pet fee $30
1 Unit Available
4370 Maricopa Drive - 205
4370 Maricopa Drive
Ames, IA
2 Bedrooms
$850
850 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:12 AM
Tenant pays electric Snow removal, and basic cable included On Site Laundry Internet Access Available Gazebo, playground and basketball court on complex grounds Pet deposit $300 first pet $150 second pet Monthly pet fee $30 Located at the Meadow Wood of Ames
1 Unit Available
201 Wellons Drive
201 Wellons Drive
Ames, IA | Edwards
2 Bedrooms
$900
950 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:12 AM
**WE ARE OFFERING $400 OFF RENT FROM NOW UNTIL JULY 2021 WITH LEASE ENDING JULY 2022!** Charming two bedroom, one and a half bath town house for rent in West Ames. Located on the end of a cul-de-sac, this property has extra parking and spacious rooms. Newer kitchen appliances, clean, and well cared for. Must see to really appreciate! Owner pays for lawn care. **Pictures are of a similar unit**
1 Unit Available
439 S Maple Ave, Apt 5
439 South Maple Avenue
Ames, IA
2 Bedrooms
$980
850 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:12 AM
**Sign a lease by July 1st and only pay a $500 deposit!!** Come see this clean and newly remodeled apartment complex! Kitchen and living room with open concept, spacious bedrooms with large walk-in closets! Free membership to Ames Racquet and Fitness and located close to Jack Trice Stadium. This is one you can't pass up! Owner pays water, cable, internet, and an Ames Racquet and Fitness membership included in lease. Come see this clean and newly remodeled apartment complex! Kitchen and living room with open concept, spacious bedrooms with large walk-in closets! Free membership to Ames Racquet and Fitness and located close to Jack Trice Stadium. This is one you can't pass up!! *WE DO NOT ACCEPT SECTION 8*
1 Unit Available
1530 Idaho Ave
1530 Idaho Avenue
Ames, IA | Sawyer West
3 Bedrooms
$1,250
1600 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:12 AM
For rent is a spacious duplex at 1530 Idaho in Ames. It is available August 1st! This duplex features 3 Bedrooms and 2 Full Bathrooms. It is located on a cauldesac, so there is not alot of traffic or noise. It has a one car attached garage. There is a nice big deck off the back with a nice yard. and a park close by. Cy Ride is also very close! No pets will be allowed in this unit, no exceptions. All appliances stay including a dishwasher, fridge, stove and a washer/dryer. Basement is completely finished with one of the bedrooms and a full bath, along with storage area. Tenants pay for all utilities. Lawn care and snow removal are provided by the landlord. This unit rents for $1250/mo and a $1250 security deposit is also required before moving in. All applicants will be subject to a background check prior to being approved as tenants (a $25 app fee applies) Drive by 1530 Idaho in Ames, then reply to this ad with your name and number and we will call to set up a showing time with you! We look forward to hearing from you! For rent is a spacious duplex at 1530 Idaho in Ames. It is available August 1st! This duplex features 3 Bedrooms and 2 Full Bathrooms. It is located on a cauldesac, so there is not alot of traffic or noise. It has a one car attached garage. There is a nice big deck off the back with a nice yard. and a park close by. Cy Ride is also very close! No pets will be allowed in this unit, no exceptions. All appliances stay including a dishwasher, fridge, stove and a washer/dryer. Basement is completely finished with one of the bedrooms and a full bath, along with storage area. Tenants pay for all utilities. Lawn care and snow removal are provided by the landlord. This unit rents for $1250/mo and a $1250 security deposit is also required before moving in. All applicants will be subject to a background check prior to being approved as tenants (a $25 app fee applies) Drive by 1530 Idaho in Ames, then reply to this ad with your name and number and we will call to set up a showing time with you! We look forward to hearing from you!
1 Unit Available
2918 Eisenhower Ave
2918 Eisenhower Avenue
Ames, IA
3 Bedrooms
$1,595
1350 sqft
Last updated May 15 at 12:12 AM
For rent August 1st is a great single family home close to the Ames mall and Somerset. This is a great neighborhood and has 3(possible 4) bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths. Kitchen appliances stay including stove, fridge and dishwasher. Spacious dining room great for family or entertaining guests. Office on main floor could be used as a 4th bedroom. Living room and 1/2 bath complete the main floor. Upstairs features 3 bedrooms with hardwood floors and a full bath. Family room/play room in basement along with a washer and dryer and lots of storage space. Fantastic fenced in yard is also bordered in bushes to give great privacy. There is also a deck for grilling and a 2 car garage. This home rents for $1595/mo and a security deposit of one months rent is also required before moving in. Tenants are responsible for all utilities as well as lawn care and snow removal. A pet may be allowed with approval and a monthly pet fee. All applicants will be subject to a background check before being approved as tenants. Drive by 2918 Eisenhower in Ames, then to schedule a showing reply to this ad with your name and phone number and we will contact you. Thank you for looking! For rent August 1st is a great single family home close to the Ames mall and Somerset. This is a great neighborhood and has 3(possible 4) bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths. Kitchen appliances stay including stove, fridge and dishwasher. Spacious dining room great for family or entertaining guests. Office on main floor could be used as a 4th bedroom. Living room and 1/2 bath complete the main floor. Upstairs features 3 bedrooms with hardwood floors and a full bath. Family room/play room in basement along with a washer and dryer and lots of storage space. Fantastic fenced in yard is also bordered in bushes to give great privacy. There is also a deck for grilling and a 2 car garage. This home rents for $1595/mo and a security deposit of one months rent is also required before moving in. Tenants are responsible for all utilities as well as lawn care and snow removal. A pet may be allowed with approval and a monthly pet fee. All applicants will be subject to a background check before being approved as tenants. Drive by 2918 Eisenhower in Ames, then to schedule a showing reply to this ad with your name and phone number and we will contact you. Thank you for looking!
1 Unit Available
1719 Coolidge Dr
1719 Coolidge Drive
Ames, IA | Bel Air
5 Bedrooms
$2,000
2720 sqft
Last updated May 14 at 9:19 AM
Available 08/01/21 Beautiful 5 bedroom, 3 full bathroom house. Laundry on both floors and full kitchen on both floors. Big fenced in back yard, separated 3 seasons porch on deck. 1 car garage with bonus work shop. (RLNE6596401)
1 Unit Available
320 Sunflower
320 Sunflower Drive
Ames, IA | Edwards
3 Bedrooms
$1,750
Last updated May 14 at 9:19 AM
320 Sunflower Available 08/06/21 3 Bedroom Townhome Available August 6th, 2021 - 3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=6NZRcR2hFQL *this is a tour of a similar unit Beautiful, newly renovated 3-bedroom and 3-bathroom townhome available for lease. Great location -- within walking distance to West Hyvee and Cyride stop. Amenities include in-unit washer and dryer, stainless steel kitchen appliances and a beautiful granite-top island, dual-sink master bathroom, walk-in closets, 2-car garage, back patio, plenty of street parking, etc. Both basement bedrooms also feature daylight and its own bathroom. With one bathroom for each bedroom, you will never have to fight for the bathroom again! Check us out if you are tired of living in a big apartment building and come see the beautiful building for yourself! (RLNE6395840)
1 Unit Available
839 Dickinson Ave Unit 6
839 Dickinson Avenue
Ames, IA
3 Bedrooms
$780
Last updated May 14 at 9:19 AM
Large 3BR 2BA apartment with separate kitchen. Brand-new hardwood floors being installed. CYRIDE stop across the street and close to Hwy 30 exit. Laundry room in building and plenty of off-street parking. Available Aug 1, 2021. Visit braunproperties to see all available floorplans and options. (RLNE6339593)
1 Unit Available
841 Dickinson Ave Unit 5
841 Dickinson Avenue
Ames, IA
4 Bedrooms
$1,150
Last updated May 14 at 9:19 AM
Large 1505 sq. ft. split-level 4 BR 2 BA apt with balcony. ½ block from Cyride. Laundry room in building and plenty of off-street parking. Rent includes snow removal, lawn care, and garbage pickup. Conveniently close to Hwy 30 exit. Available Aug 1, 2021. (RLNE6338980)
1 Unit Available
4535 Twain
4535 Twain Circle
Ames, IA | College Creek
3 Bedrooms
$1,250
Last updated May 14 at 9:19 AM
4535 Twain Available 08/01/21 3 Bedroom Duplex Available August 1st, 2021 - *3D Tour* https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=iEXV3bTcDLE *This tour depicts the exact unit Beautiful 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom, 2 living room duplex located on Twain Circle in Southwest Ames. Two bedrooms are on the first floor and one bedroom is in the basement. It features a spacious kitchen with a large island, walkout patio in basement and a wooden deck. Great location. The duplex is located on a quiet street. Close to CyRide stop, west Hy-Vee, Perfect Games, Cafe Milo, West Towne Pub Sports Bar and Grill, etc. Lots of amenities, including a 1-car garage and plenty of street parking, in-unit washer and dryer, dish washer, and ceiling fans throughout. We welcome 1 cat or 1 dog, 20 lbs or less. Pet fees will apply. Check us out if you are tired of living in a big apartment building! (RLNE6068665)
1 Unit Available
2312 Ferndale
2312 Ferndale Avenue
Ames, IA | Ferndale-Furman
2 Bedrooms
$930
3 Bedrooms
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Last updated May 14 at 9:19 AM
2312 Ferndale - 2312 Available 08/10/21 2312 Ferndale - Two bedroom, one bath duplex located in North Ames near North Grand Mall. Units have a full basement with washer and dryer included. One car garage, cable, and internet also included. (RLNE5579101)
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