New assisted living community coming to south Des Moines

New assisted living and memory care community coming to south Des Moines

Hubbell Realty Company Breaking Ground on Edencrest at Riverwoods

West Des Moines, IA (May 2, 2013) – Hubbell Realty Company, along with equity partner Persimmon Capital Partners, Washington D.C., has announced that it will open a 40 apartment assisted living and memory care community in Des Moines, Iowa. Edencrest at Riverwoods will be located at 2210 East Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA.  The community is scheduled to open in April 2014.

A groundbreaking ceremony will be held on May 15, 2013 at 11:00 am at 2210 East Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50320.

Edencrest at Riverwoods will be a certified assisted living community through the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals.  The new community will feature private apartments as well as common areas including a central dining room with restaurant style dining, exercise room, beauty salon and private gathering areas for family and friends.

The community will also offer a specialized, secured environment for persons with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.  The secured memory care is designed to meet the needs of individuals who require supervision and/or assistance with activities of daily living, through daily programming.

A unique combination of housing, support services, personal assistance and healthcare is delivered in a residential environment that is staffed with trained professionals 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  The community will also have a full time Registered Nurse, Community Manager, Life Enrichment Coordinator and Culinary Coordinator.

Edencrest at Riverwoods is being built by Hubbell Construction services and managed by Senior Housing Management based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  Senior Housing Management provides management for 12 other communities in Iowa.  Their oversight ensures exceptional quality retirement living for seniors through ongoing training of team members, quality assurance reviews and financial oversight.


About Hubbell Realty Company

Hubbell Realty Company is a leading commercial and residential developer and commercial property management firm. Headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa, Hubbell Realty Company has developed 33 residential communities, 12 business parks and 12 apartment communities. Always breaking new ground, Hubbell Realty Company has been a catalyst for growth in Greater Des Moines and can trace its presence in Iowa back to 1856. Hubbell Realty Company is located at 6900 Westown Parkway, West Des Moines, IA, 50266. For more information, call (515) 243-3228, or visit

About Hubbell Construction Services

Hubbell Construction Services, a subsidiary of Hubbell Realty Company, offers integrated construction and development services, including general contracting, interior construction renovation, pre-construction, design-build and construction management.  Hubbell Construction Services is located at 6900 Westown Parkway, West Des Moines, IA, 50266. For more information, call (515) 243-3228, or visit

About Senior Housing Management

Senior Housing Management provides innovative, compassionate, resident focused healthcare and management services for twelve Assisted Living Communities throughout the state of Iowa.  .  Senior Housing Management is located at 208 35th Street Dr. SE, Suite 500 Cedar Rapids, IA, 52403. For more information, call (800) 366-6716, or visit