Welcome home to R&T Lofts Apartments! Historic charm meets modern loft-living in the heart of downtown Des Moines. Formerly home to The Register and Tribune for 95 years, R&T Lofts Apartments maintains the iconic details of the newspaper hub with luxurious modern amenities across 14 stories of prime downtown real estate. Our studio, one, and two bedroom apartments offer high-end features and sleek finishes, such as lofty ceilings, large historic windows, walk-in closets, and a full-size washer/dryer in each unit. The gourmet kitchens feature stainless steel appliances, modern backsplashes, and granite countertops. Select units also include private balconies, downtown city views, as well as either original hardwood flooring, concrete flooring, or original Terrazzo flooring!
At R&T Lofts, you’ll experience an array of upscale amenities focused on comfort and luxury. Socialize and entertain at our rooftop courtyard or play with your furry friend at our on-site dog park. Residents will also enjoy our 24-hour fitness center and yoga room, coffee bar, resident lounge, and conference center. For your convenience, our building is connected to the Skywalk and we offer a 24-hour package room, garages options for rent, elevator access, and on-site management and maintenance. Choose the floorplan that fits your lifestyle and take a walkthrough video tour, or call our friendly leasing staff to schedule a tour of your new home!
You will enjoy the upscale and inviting atmosphere of R&T Lofts Apartments, located in a historic building in the heart of vibrant downtown Des Moines. Nearby, you will find many fantastic dining, shopping, and entertainment options, including Hello Marjorie, 801 Chophouse, Bubba, Centro, Court Avenue Restaurant & Brewing Co., Exile Brewing Co., Fong's Pizza, Des Moines Civic Center, and Des Moines Art Center, as well as all the shops and eateries in East Village and on Court Avenue. R&T Lofts Apartments is located near several area employers and schools, such as Principal, Meredith, Wells Fargo, Nationwide, Drake University, Des Moines University, Grand View University, Mercy College of Health Sciences, and Des Moines Area Community College. You can access all areas of town with ease, as R&T Lofts Apartments is located just minutes from I-235 and Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway.
We are a pet-friendly community with no weight or breed restrictions! Check out a walkthrough video tour today and make R&T Lofts Apartments your new home!
717 Locust Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
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