Runnels, IA

1544 SE 72nd St
Runnels, IA 50237

34.12 Acres M/L

Listing #15502



Tremendous opportunity to purchase a farm close to Des Moines with future development potential. This 34.12 acre farm has a brick ranch home, 54 x 90 ft Morton building, small pond, and 24 acres of farmland. The home features 1520 sq ft, 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a partially finished walkout basement. The main level walks out to a deck that overlooks the parklike back yard. This home does need updating, but has had some good recent updates including shingles, furnace, A/C, and water heater. The 24 acres of high quality farmland is rented for crops and hay for this farm season. This property is being sold "As Is"  by the estate.  Any updates to the septic system will be the buyers responsibility in the future.

Legal Description

S 35A N 60A E 1/2 SE 1/4 LESS RD SEC 11-78-23


24.96 FSA Tillable Acres featuring a high CSR2 rating of 78.3.

The property is located in the Agricultural Transition District with strong future development potential.

  • Sign On Property: Yes
  • MLS Number: 628329
  • Parcel Number: 782311476001
  • School District: Southeast Polk
  • General Area: Runnells
  • Net Taxes: $4,030.00
  • Gross Taxes: $4,030.00
  • Possession: Closing
  • Terms: Cash, Farm Loan


From Pleasant Hill, go east on E. University Ave till you reach NE 64th St, Go south to SE 6th Ave, go east to SE 72nd St, go south to property on west side of the road.

  • Style: Ranch
  • Water: Well
  • Sewer: Septic
  • Zoning: Agricutural Transitional District
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Three Quarter Bathrooms: 2
  • Garages: 6+ Detached Metal Building
  • Stories: 1
  • Basement: Full/ Partially Finished
  • Fireplaces: 0
  • Year Built: 1981
  • Heating: Gas Forced Air
  • Living Area Square Feet: 1520
  • Basement Square Feet: 1568
  • Finished Basement Square Feet: 960
  • Roof: Asphalt
  • Exterior: Brick
  • Foundation: Block
  • Driveway: Gravel


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