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Merle Hay Tower - Availability Details

3850 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50310

  • For Sale $2,200,000
  • City Des Moines
  • Neighborhood Merle Hay
  • Zip Code 50310
  • Market Des Moines
  • Property Type Multi-Family
  • Property Size 66,400 Sqft
  • Parking Spaces Avail. 500
  • Parking Ratio 7.53/ 1,000 SF
  • Property Tenancy Multi-Tenant
  • Building Class C
  • Year Built 1966
  • Date Updated 11 Nov, 2020

This former office building contains six 9,000 sf floors, as well as an attached former theater of about 12,400 sf in size with additional mezzanine space. The Merle Hay Tower has two passenger elevators and various numbers of offices on each floor.

Merle Hay Mall is located conveniently at the border of Urbandale and Des Moines in a densely-populated residential area with approximately 90,000 people within a 3-mile radius and the greatest number of high income households in the market. This retail corridor is in a prime location along Merle Hay Road, which is Des Moines' third most traveled road.

The Merle Hay Tower boasts impressive amenities including it's location along three bus lines, direct indoor access to the super regional mall, two-story parking deck directly outside the entrance, and a former theater space ideal for re-purposing as common area space also connected directly to the building.

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  • City Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood Merle Hay
  • Zip Code 50310
  • Market Des Moines



Jennifer Espeland

SVN | CREATE Commercial Real Estate Advisors


Nora Walsh

SVN | CREATE Commercial Real Estate Advisors


  • Direct, Indoor Access to Super-Regional Mall
  • Controlled, Full Movement Lighted Intersection with Approximately 50,000 Vehicles Per Day
  • High Walkability Score
  • Former Cinema Attached to High-Rise Allows for Great Event and Alternate Use Space

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