Growing Developments in the Des Moines Metro Area

We love Des Moines, and at Kimberley Development we are proud to have helped so many families build their dream homes here in Central Iowa over the past 46 years.  Whether you are a longtime resident or considering moving to Central Iowa for the first time, our wish is that you will find as much joy in our community and its surrounding towns as we have. According to a recent article in Forbes, not only is Iowa a great place to live, work, and raise a family, it’s also one of the most cost-efficient places to live. Iowa is recognized as one of the top places to build a home because we have have top-quality education, affordable homes, low crime rate and much more!

Growing Population

Des Moines has topped the charts in many top publications in recent years including Forbes magazine naming Des Moines the #1 city in the nation for business and careers, as well as the #1 place to raise a family. The Greater Des Moines area has also been the fastest-growing metro in the Midwest, growing by 9,700 residents or 1.4% from April 2020 to July 2021, according to population estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau. That is twice the rate of the second fastest growing metro in the Midwest, Indianapolis, which had a population increase of 0.7%.


Centennial Estates

Centennial Estates is a family-friendly community with easy access to NW 36th Street for easy commutes. Located just 2 blocks north Rock Creek Elementary, and south of Centennial High School this community is perfect for active families. Multiple lots are currently available.

Harvest Ridge

Harvest Ridge is a new residential community in Ankeny. There is great opportunity in this development with large, flat lots available and easy access to main roads.

Kimberley Estates

Kimberley Estates is Ankeny’s latest executive living community, where luxury living meets the outdoors. What used to be a Century Farm is now a development backed up to Four Mile Creek with established grassy trail meandering along it with mature trees.

Kimberley Crossing

Kimberley Crossing is coming soon. It is located directly north of Otter Creek Golf Course. The land is large, flat and in an expanding area of Ankeny.

Parkway North at Prairie Trail

Parkway North is a development that consists of 9 lots within Ankeny’s Prairie Trail neighborhood, all overlooking the soon-to-be green space/park. Centrally located, Prairie Trial offers a quaint small town feel within the larger city with parks, trails, schools, and shopping all within walking distance.


Brookefield Estates

Brookefield Estates is a semi private community north of the metro. Easy access to Highway 141 and both Beaver and Jester Park. Located in the Johnston school district and has oversized lots available and ready for your dream home.

Heritage at Grimes

There are a few lots available in our Heritage at Grimes community. Its convenient location and leading edge features help to make Heritage at Grimes a popular choice for Iowa families.

Polk City

Crossroads at the Lakes

Crossroads at the Lakes is the perfect compromise to big-city and small-town life. With the conveniences of nearby communities, enjoy your quiet neighborhood without having to travel far for shopping, recreation or food.


Highland Meadows

Highland Meadows is a gorgeous development that is tucked away in an established neighborhood which is great for low traffic streets.

Contact Us

Our humble and growing city of Des Moines is full of amazing people, thriving businesses, and beautiful scenery. It’s a wonderful place to live, raise a family, work, and make memories. Kimberley Development is ready to help you make the next move. Choose from one of our premier lots available throughout Central Iowa or view our current listings. If you have any questions please call our team at 515-963-8335.