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The Rose of East Des Moines

1- and 2-BR affordable assisted living in spacious private apartments with 24-hour monitoring and assisted living services available on-site; social programming in beautifully appointed community areas, including central dining. Attractive landscaped grounds include patios, water features, and garden plots.

Preliminary Application and
Information Form

The Rose of East Des Moines
1331 Idaho Street
Des Moines, IA  50316
(64 units)
Taylor Beaman, Administrator
Office: 515-883-1000, ext.10
Fax: 515-266-0116


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Income Guidelines

Guidelines are based on the median income for Polk County and are subject to change.

NOTE:These ranges are for MAXIMUM income limits only. Minimum income limits are based on individual cases depending on assistance available.

Income cannot EXCEED these guidelines at the time of move-in.

Effective Date of MAXIMUM Income Limits - 4/1/2021.

(Household size)=Two levels of MAXIMUM Limits, depending on rental rate level.

(1) = $25,680 or $32,100/yr.
(2) = $29,320 or $36,650/yr.

Rental Rates: Effective 01/01/2021
(subject to change)

These are guidelines based on rent limits for Polk County by the Iowa Finance Authority

1 BR: $670 to $835/mo.
2 BR: $790 to $885/mo.

Application Fees:
$26.00 (Background Check) per person (nonrefundable); $75.00 per person (nonrefundable) for in-home health and medical status evaluation by Open Arms Home Healthcare - Des Moines and required by Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals.

Square Footage:
1 BR = 690-826 sq. ft.
2 BR = 849 sq. ft.

Garage: None. Off-street parking.

Bathrooms: 1 bath

Laundry Facilities: A central laundry on each floor for use by all residents.

Additional Amenities: Central Dining Room with Meal Service, Nurses' Office, Assisted Living Services, 24-hour Emergency Response Pendant System,  Activity/Socialization Programming, Community Room with patio and outdoor seating, Sunroom with access to waterfall/patio and gardens/potting room, Library/Reading Mezzanine with fireplace, Theater/Chapel, Card Room with fireplace, Craft/Hobby Room, Computer Den with wireless internet throughout the building, Exercise Room, Beauty/Barber Salon, Guest Suite, Assisted Bathing Area with whirlpool bath, laundry.

Utilities: Gas and electric are included in the unit rent.

Deposit: $800 security deposit (refundable)




Floor Plans

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Unit A

Unit A1

Unit B

Unit C

Unit D

Unit E

Unit F -

Unit G

Unit Features Property Amenities
Spacious 1- or 2-BR apartments 24-hour emergency response monitoring on-site
Fully-equipped kitchen, incl. dishwasher & disposal On-site assisted living services
Kitchen desk, island, or breakfast counter Central dining in atrium setting
Mini-blinds on all windows Theater/Chapel with internet connection
Bathroom vanity and dressing area with large closet Community Room with kitchen
Shower with built-in seat Sunroom, with large-screen TV,Wii games, and access to potting room, patios, waterfall, and gardens
Walk-in storage closet within unit Craft/Hobby/Meeting Room
Neutral color carpeting and walls Wood-paneled Card/Game Room with fireplace and beverage bar
Air-conditioned Exercise Room with weights, cycling, and raised exercise platform
Ceiling Fans Computer Den with wireless internet
  Library/reading area with fireplace
  Assisted bathing area with whirlpool bath
  Beauty/Barber Salon
  Front porch and patio with outdoor seating and bubbler fountain
  Rear patios with outdoor seating, waterfall, and gardens
  Walkway around building, with landscaped grounds
  Laundry facilities on each floor








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