Des Moines is located south of Seattle. Homes for sale in Des Moines include foreclosures (bank-owned homes), short sales, new construction, luxury and traditional resale homes. Home styles range from condos to townhomes and single-family homes.
Des Moines is a waterfront community on the shores of Puget Sound in South King County. Pronounced "De Moynz" ( as opposed to the silent "s" pronunciation of Des Moines, IA), this shoreline community has a picturesque boardwalk along the water and a small-town retail and shopping area nearby. With a population of 30,000, Des Moines combines quiet residential neighborhoods and lively retail districts. Redondo Beach, Woodmont, and Zenith are just some of the well-respected neighborhoods of Des Moines.
Des Moines is a small city that features waterfront homes, condos, bars, cafes, shops, restaurants, and beachfront parks. The most visited restaurants with outdoor seating are Wally's Chowder House Broiler in 22531 Marine View Dr. S, Anthony's Homeport in 421 S 227th St, and Salty's at Redondo Beach in 28201 Redondo Beach Dr. S, which is perfect to dine right at the waterfront. If you're looking for a Butcher shop that sells a variety of fresh meat and fish for a picnic, check out B&E meats and seafood in 22501 Marine View Dr. S #6841. Des Moines has Fred Meyer in 25250 Pacific Hwy S for one-stop shopping. Des Moines has Downtown Farmers' Market at 300 Court Ave every Saturday between July and September.
Residents and visitors walk along the pier of the Redondo Beach Pier for sunset and water views. For hikers and bikers, they enjoy the Marine View Park and The Des Moines Creek Trail. Des Moines has a waterfront park named Saltwater State Park at 25205 8th Pl S, which has forest trails, beach access, and great views of the sunset and Puget Sound. Schools serving the students in Des Moines are St. Philomena Catholic School (pre-K to grade 8), Holy Trinity Lutheran School (pre-K to grade 8), Pacific Middle School, Mount Rainier High School, Des Moines Elementary School, North Hill Elementary School, Woodmont Elementary School, and Midway Elementary School. And the public library is Des Moines Library at 21620 11th Ave S. See all new listings in Des Moines on SeattleHome.com.
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