Prairie Woods

Prairie Woods offers you the comfort, convenience, affordability and easy living you deserve. Enjoy a beautiful park-like setting in northeast Des Moines, where your leisure and living time will be defined when you enjoy the outdoor pools, or indoor feel of your apartment home. Stop out today for a personal tour of our personal best!

Located minutes from Bass Pro Shops, Adventureland Amusement Park, Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino, Copper Creek and Grandview Golf Courses, shopping, dining, entertainment, and directly on Dart bus line.

1 BR – $640 to $710


Sq. Ft. 625


Deposit starts at $250

2 BR – $695 to $820


Sq. Ft. 875 


Deposit starts at $250

3 BR – $825 to $885


Sq. Ft. 1050


Deposit starts at $400

$40 application fee per adult.

Christopherson Properties in Iowa allow the following types of pets:

Cats accepted with the following restrictions:

$200 non-refundable pet fee, $20 per month pet rent, and must be spayed/neutered and front de-clawed.

Dogs accepted with the following restrictions at select buildings:

Dog(s) must be registered on the DNA Poo Prints program and pay the $40 registration fee per dog

$300 non-refundable pet fee, $30 per month pet rent,and must provide proof of updated shot records.  No aggressive breeds allowed.

Utilities: Prairie Woods pays heat, water, sewer, and trash pick-up. Resident is responsible for electricity, cable, and internet.


  • Unique Floor Plans
  • Modern 24 Hour Fitness Center
  • 3 Outdoor Pools
  • BBQ Picnic Area, Tennis and Basketball Courts
  • Control Access Entries
  • Access to Walking/ Bike Path
  • Playground
  • Green Space Galore
  • Washer & Dryer On Every Floor
  • 24-Hour Emergency Maintenance Team
  • Garages Available
  • Ample Off Street Parking
  • Additional Storage
  • High Speed Internet Available
  • Ceiling Fans 
  • Updated Kitchens With Stainless Steel Appliances In Select Apartments
  • Over Sized Closets
  • Air Conditioning
  • Dishwashers
  • Window Coverings
  • Balcony/Patios