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Old 06-14-2017, 12:18 PM
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I am retired and am looking to relocate to an area between Grimes and Ames,as my children are here.I grew up in a small town(Maquoketa),and like the small town life.I'm looking for a two bedroom apartment,or a small house to rent.I would prefer a updated,clean,with major appliances included.Thanks in advance for any information leading me to find my new home.
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Old 06-14-2017, 12:49 PM
Location: Des Moines Metro
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Your best bet might be to use the internet to make some lists and then come for a visit. A lot of us on this forum own our own homes. I used google and came up with several sites like this one:


Ankeny has really grown! There are several 55+ communities in the area, if that interests you. It's a straight shot up to Ames on I-35 or Rt 69 if you dislike the freeway.

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Old 06-14-2017, 09:39 PM
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Polk City, Huxley and Slater are worth checking out
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