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Design matters: The European Romantic style

The architectural styles of the homes at Prairie Trail have created a community alive with the charm and character reminiscent of Iowa’s great neighborhoods. It’s the unique and carefully planned architectural elements that make Prairie Trail a beautiful tapestry of diverse and distinctive homes, neighborhood stores, nearby offices, schools and parks. The European Romantic is […]

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New at The District

Announcing the new Fitness World Prairie Trail, a full-service, state-of-the-art fitness club to be located in a brand new 67,000 sq. ft building currently under construction at Prairie Trail in Ankeny. DRA Properties and Prairie Trail Development broke ground on the new building, called Vintage Main, on September 1, 2013. It is located just north of Jethro’s […]

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The Montanges

Matt and Jenny Montange have lived in Des Moines, Clive, West Des Moines and Polk City. They moved into their newly built home at Prairie Trail last summer and share their experience with homebuilding here: Jenny describes the Thinking and Dreaming Stage like this, “We have lived in several communities in the Des Moines area. […]

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