Housing in Creston offers a variety of options with many price ranges and square footage available to suit every household.

If you are interested in new development you must see the James Addition in northwest Creston.  For details about the subdivision contact the Union County Development Association at 641-782-2003 or any of the realtors listed below.

Please visit the website of the West Central Iowa Board of Realtors to get a current listing of available homes and properties.


Callahan Real Estate105 S. Sumner Street641-782-2332
Carter Agency Inc.208 N. Maple Street641-782-8516

Green Valley Realty  1016 W. Montgomery Street 641-782-5134
Hometown Realty501 E. Taylor/Hwy 34 E641-782-4626
Liberty Realty
Moberg Iowa Realty
Our Town Realty

311 N. Cherry Street

Stewart Realty701 W. Townline Street641-782-7197

In addition to homes for sale, available rental apartments and houses can be found through some of these realtors and the Creston News Advertiser classifieds. The following is a partial list.

Creston Apartments

212 North Maple Apartments: 515-290-8185

Afton Manor: 108 S. Temple, Afton,  641-347-5078 (50 and over)

Alcena Apartments:   511 West Montgomery

Apartments on Division Street:  201 N. Division, 641-344-5220

Apartments on Maple: 309 Maple, 641-782-2923

Apartments on Lincoln: 813 North Lincoln Street, Telephone:  641-745-0568

Autumn House:  107 North Division Street

Bookwyrm Apartments: 210 N. Maple, 641-782-8822

Carter Building Apartments: 208 N. Maple, Telephone: 641-782-8516

Crest Ridge Estates:(Senior Living Facility, owned and operated by Greater Regional Health 1715 West Prairie Street:   641-782-3553

Creston Lofts: 309 West Adams Street, 641-344-9118

Creston Park Apartments: 1503 N. Lincoln and 402 & 404 N. Oak; 800-383-5204 (Income Guidelines) (Senior Facility)

Creston Plaza Apartments: 1001 S. Sumner Street, Manager: Telephone: 641-782-7071 (Income Guidelines)

Duplexes on New York Avenue:   608 New York Avenue: 641-344-7337

Executive Apartments:   1301 and 1303 N. Elm Street: 515-500-1955

Green Valley Manor: 122 Manor Drive; Telephone: 641-782-7173

Hair House Building Apartments:  402 West Montgomery and those on North Lincoln, Telephone: 641-782-8551

Harris Apartments: 304 West Lucas, Telephone: 641-344-5478

Harris Apartments on Montgomery: 117 West Montgomery; Telephone 515-344-2668

Harvey Office Building Apartments: 109 W. Montgomery; Telephone: 641-782-7051

Homestead Assisted Living & Memory Care: 1709 West Prairie St., Telephone: 641-782-3131 Website

Lincoln Street Apartments: 813 North Lincoln, Telephone: 641-745-0568

Lobby Apartments: 301 West Adams, Telephone – 641-344-9118

Montgomery Apartments: 300 Block of West Montgomery, Telephone: 641-782-2310

New York Avenue Apartments:  425 New York, Telephone: 641-344-7337

Nielsen Building Apartments: 
211 North Maple, Telephone: 641-782-7007

Regency Apartments:   612 Grand; Telephone: 641-782-5166 (Income Guidelines)

Round Apartments:  1203 and 1205 N. Maple Street, Manager: Telephone: 641-782-8167

Sheldon Street Apartments:  613 Sheldon Street:  Telephone: 641-344-7337

Smith Apartments:  Corner of Maple and Montgomery, Telephone: 641-782-7819

Summit House:(Senior Living Facility) 509 West Maple Street:  641-782-1621

Waltz Apartments:309 North Maple, 641-344-9867

The Iowana:(Senior Living Facility) 203 West Montgomery Street:  563-432-6160

Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority (SIRHA) provides housing assistance.  Please visit their website at www.sirha-ia.org.


Other apartments can be found through the Creston News Advertiser (www.crestonnews.com) classifieds and through various realtors.


Natural Gas & Electricity – Alliant Utilities, 1-800-822-4348

Water  – Creston Municipal Utilities, 820 So. Park Street  641-782-5817-deposit required

Phone Providers Chat Mobility, 641-782-6409; Mediacom, 1-800-432-9213;

U.S. Cellular, 641-782-9777; Windstream Communications, 1-877-901-4692

Phone books are normally available at the Chamber Office 208 West Taylor St/Hwy 34 West

Garbage Collection & Re-Cycling – Waste Management of Creston, 710 E. Monroe St., 641-782-7777

Compost Site – Osage Street, call Creston City Offices, 641-782-2000 ext. 203 for hours

INTERNET PROVIDERS (Creston has been certified a Connected Community)

Mediacom – 1-800-432-9213

Windstream Communications  –  1-877-901-4692

 Home Builders and Contractors

AKIN Building Center604 Sheldon641-782-3310
American Homes by Grant Long101 North Walnut641-782-4193
Hahn Roofing 800-368-7833
Kawa Construction 611 North Chestnut 641-782-5786
R.E. Lewis Refrigeration 803 S. Lincoln Street 641-782-8183