Painted Woods South
Welcome to Painted Woods South D.R. Horton, America's Builder, proudly presents Painted Woods South. Located in Waukee, this community offers easy access to I-80. With a variety of gorgeous, ranch and two-story floorplans to choose from, you'll find the perfect plan for you and your family as you settle into one of the fastest growing cities in Iowa!
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DES MOINES, IOWA
We’re excited for the opportunity to serve as your home builder in Des Moines. D.R. Horton offers a variety of single-family homes in this area, featuring single-story and two-story homes all constructed with our spacious, open-concept floor plans. With homes available from D.R. Horton, Emerald, Express and Freedom, we have a home for every stage in life.
With extensive trail systems and an active nightlife, Des Moines offers plenty of activities to fit your lifestyle needs. Whether you’re boating around Gray’s Lake, dancing at The Garden Nightclub, or taking in an exhibit at the Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines communities offer a variety of ways to help make your new house a home.
PARKS & RECREATION
Take a dip in Gray’s Lake, or ride around the shore on the bike trails. Hit the concession stands or rent a boat and head out on the open water.
Or visit the Fort Des Moines Park, the former US Cavalry post converted to a conservation center, complete with picnic shelters, playground, 14-acre lake and arboretum.
Explore more than 800 miles of trails throughout Greater Des Moines, from the picturesque High Trestle Trail or the Clive Greenbelt Trail to Water Works Park.
The Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority (DART) services the greater Des Moines area, with bus routes bringing riders from outlying areas to downtown and back home again.
Downtown Des Moines has plenty to do after the sun goes down. Check out some live music at Wooly’s or Hoyt Sherman Place. Dance all night at The Garden Nightclub or Voodoo Lounge. Whether you’re looking for a laid back night or a hopping scene, there’s something for everyone.
ARTS & LIFESTYLE
Visit the Iowa Hall of Pride for an interactive celebration of everything that’s great about Iowa. Explore the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden for seven acres of public gardens, including a water garden, conifer garden, rose garden and more. Or immerse yourself in the classics at the Des Moines Art Center.