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Apartments in Downtown Des Moines

Amenities and Community Features

While there are many factors to consider when apartment hunting, amenities are a key part of the package. Take a look at the amazing amenities you can look forward to at Carbon 550!

Carbon 550 Amenities

Beyond our spacious floor plans, enjoy high-end amenities and community features within a boutique apartment setting.

Apartment Amenities

- Granite Kitchen Island
- Stainless Steel Appliances

- In-Unit Washer-Dryer
- Private Balconies with City Views

Community Amenities

- Pet-Friendly Space
- Clubhouse with Community Kitchen & Dining Area
- Shared Workspace
- Game Room
- Covered Underground Parking
- 50% Off Membership to next-door Wellmark YMCA

- Skywalk System Access at Grand and 6th Ave


A prime location, spacious floor plans and high-end appliances are always a plus, but apartment hunters know their search typically factors in one other key element - great amenities that enhance your apartment experience. Carbon 550 offers you amazing features within a boutique building feel.

Top Amenities

If you’re looking for some of the most popular apartment amenities, you'll find them here at our rentals in Des Moines, IA. Carbon 550 offers residents in-unit washers and dryers, air conditioning, and pet-friendliness. 

Pet Policy at Carbon 550

Our pet-friendly apartments in Des Moines are the perfect new home for you and your pet. The pet deposit is $400 for the first pet and $200 for the second pet, with an additional $35 monthly pet rent. Learn more about our pet-friendly apartment amenities and breed restrictions, or contact our leasing office for more information.

Shared Community Spaces

Our Clubhouse features plenty of room for residents to kick back and get to know their neighbors or to dine together after cooking in the community kitchen. After work, unwind at the Game Room with air hockey and arcade games. And if you do have to bring work home with you, or you work from home and need a change of scenery, our shared workspace is the perfect spot. Our rental community is pet-friendly, so all members of your family will feel right at home.

Underground Parking Garage

While parking is likely high on the list of those looking for amenities, Carbon 550’s covered, underground parking garage offers a unique level of convenience. From rain to snow, chilly weather to summer heat, cruise right into your spot and up to your home, safe and dry, no matter the time of year.

Discounted Membership to Wellmark YMCA

We are neighbors with arguably the nicest fitness facility in Des Moines - the Wellmark YMCA right next door. Residents receive 50% off memberships to the fitness center, which features an Olympic-size pool, indoor track, and state-of-the-art equipment.

With these amenities, our apartments for rent in Des Moines, IA, provide all the luxury and comfort that you deserve, alongside a community that will keep you engaged and energized. Read through our frequently asked questions, view our apartment floor plans, and then contact us today to learn more or to schedule a tour!

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