67 Apartments for rent in Waukee, IA

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Last updated November 22 at 12:24am UTC
Somerset Oaks
835 Redwood Boulevard NW
Waukee, IA
Updated November 20 at 11:25pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,299
720 SE Prairie Park Lane
Grant Park
Waukee, IA
Updated November 10 at 11:23am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,745
8302 Westown Parkway #9103
West Des Moines
West Des Moines, IA
Updated November 16 at 12:06pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,130
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15215 Townsend Ave
Walnut Creek
Urbandale, IA
Updated November 16 at 11:59am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,295
4510 147th Street
Walnut Creek
Urbandale, IA
Updated October 9 at 9:05am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,895
10392 Clark Street
Clive
Clive, IA
Updated November 10 at 11:21am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$895
1380 SE Florence Drive Unit 33
Waukee
Waukee, IA
Updated November 4 at 1:12pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$995
575 SE Melrose Dr
Windfield
Waukee, IA
Updated November 20 at 11:59am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,600
1320 SE Florence Dr
Waukee
Waukee, IA
Updated November 21 at 6:11pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,195
513 Park St
Van Meter
Van Meter, IA
Updated November 9 at 5:43pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,000
7523 Aspen Drive
West Des Moines
West Des Moines, IA
Updated October 28 at 10:55am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,995
7755 Cottonwood Ln
West Des Moines
West Des Moines, IA
Updated November 21 at 5:53pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,900
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Waukee
Moving to Waukee

Want to be a part of the community? When looking for a possible new home you'll have to take note of the necessary information such as the location of the property and how convenient the place will be for you. One of the most important things to consider is the affordability, as well as the quality of the property. Housing units in Waukee may vary from detached houses, townhouses, 3-5 unit structures to mobile homes and condo units. Apartment rentals are relatively more expensive in Waukee than Des Moines Metro which is the most populated city in Iowa based from a survey from 2011. Should you be interested in living in this "round-the-clock" suburban living city, (who wouldn't want to live in this city) finding the right home may it be a furnished apartment or a duplex for rent will take 30-45 days to close on it before you can move in. The time to start looking for the right home is now, so you would have a decent amount of time to search then add another 30-45 days to close. Just like all the other procedure in getting a house financing is required. It is also a must to know the payment conditions and if payments in advance or down payments are required. So make sure to review your information such as credit score / profile, income, debts and budget for it takes about 30 days to get together and meet with a lender to make sure your financing is in order. You may also take the time to talk to a realty agent to help you in looking for a lender and help you make that right house in mind a reality in this best place to live in.

Neighborhoods

Though there aren't any neighborhoods in Waukee, Downtown is the core identity of Waukee, combining a mixture of public and private land uses places for public gathering, streetscaping and still preserving the community's history and character through a strategically situated public art. Sixth Street is The "New" Main street of Waukee, it is the "spine" of Downtown comprised of retail and service businesses around, boutique office space and higher density residential area that creates a "round-the-clock" activity and commerce in the city. This area also offers a lot of home rentals and apts for rent that opens opportunities for people to live in this "one-stop-shop kind of city. Transportation would not be a problem for local buses and taxi cabs are available going around the city. The local government transformed the Downtown area into a regional pedestrian trail allowing the residents within Waukee and even nearby communities a direct pedestrian access to Downtown.

Living in Waukee

Waukee, once a rural community, has evolved from a rural town to a place with a suburban edge. The city boasts of its neighborhood and community that are nearly the same amenities of a larger city and yet still keeping the city's history and heritage. Safety and security wouldn't be much of a bother since, this may sound clich however, Waukee is said to be the second safest city in Iowa based on a crime survey in 2011. Emergency services like Waukee Police and Firefighters are very prompt once their services whenever they are needed. Of course that's why it was called the best place to live in the State of Iowa

Waukee is full of places that support a variety of lifestyles which fosters interaction within communities by offering different recreational activities, such as hiking and biking at the Racoon Valley Recreation Trail. The local parks include the Southfork Park, Centennial Park, Windfield Park, Ridge Pointe Park and Songbird Park. The Blank Park Zoo is also worth a visit. The city also provides several shopping centers with dry-cleaners, coffee / tea houses, convenient store, barber shops / beauty salons, post office and bistros for daily services for the residential neighborhood. Waukee offers a wide variety of restaurants from pizza to ice cream parlors and of course to the famous Rube's Steakhouse. Waukee is home to a nine-hole city-owned Sugar Creek Golf Course that has snack bars, pro shop and a club house. A new facility with seven parks was completed by YMCA that offers different sports such as disc golf, volleyball, basketball, trails and shelters for more outdoor recreational fun.

Waukee Public Library is now home to Painted Lady caterpillars and people gather each year to watch as they evolve into gorgeous butterflies. Summer marks the calendar with festivals such as the weekly Farmer's Market, the celebrations of 4th of July and the Jazz as well. During winter months, Winterfest are held annually at the Triangle Park featuring carriage and horse rides and pictures with Santa.