Dana Lathrop
Office: (515) 964-2754 x8526
Direct: (515) 313-8536
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2425 N ANKENY BLVD. , Ankeny, IA 50023

I Make Real Estate "Real Easy" for You!!

The most important thing when choosing a real estate professional is to find someone you feel comfortable with and can trust. I have a history of success and integrity in real estate that you can depend on. I am an experienced negotiator with expert knowledge of the local market. You can count on me to always work with your best interests in mind and to represent you and your wishes to the best of my ability. I want you to be 100% satisfied, both with my service and with your new home. I will involve myself in your home search as much or as little as you like, and will communicate information to you on a schedule and in a fashion that suits you best. My goal is to make you (and all of my customers) a customer for life, so my job is not done until you are completely happy in your new home. If you are interested in buying or selling a home, townhome, condo, or acreage, I would love the opportunity to meet with you and discuss your real estate needs. Call, text, or email me today. I am waiting to hear from you!


  • For the seventh consecutive year, my franchise Coldwell Banker was named as the #1 Real Estate Company in the Franchise Times Top 200.
  • Our national website Coldwellbanker.com has been named Best Real Estate Website by the Web Marketing Association in its 2006 Web Award Competition.


  • Specialize with First Time Home Buyers
  • Specialize with seasoned home owners or move-up buyers & sellers
  • Specialize with Military Families
  • Specialize with New Home Construction
  • Specialize with relocations

General Qualifications

  • I am passionate about assisting you in finding your perfect home - whether you are a first time home buyer, seasoned home owner or someone new to our market - I will ensure that every step along the way goes as smooth as possible. Buying or selling your home is one of the most important decisions of your life, I'm here to build that trusting relationship with you that goes beyond just the closing. I'll be there for you every step and beyond.
  • I am a full time sales associate supported by an entire team of real estate and marketing professionals to support you in your real estate transactions. My company has five local offices and 200 plus sales associates. We are affiliated with the most recognized real estate brand in the world with the benefit of local ownership and local decision making.
  • My company is a principal broker for Cartus Relocation Corporation, the largest relocation and referral network in the nation. We are the company for incoming relocation and referral business.
  • Our homes are featured on dozens of real estate sites. To stand apart, all our listings are fully enhanced with interior photos, rich content, map with street views and videos. View our listings on Realtor.com, ColdwellBanker.com, CBDSM.com or the DesMoinesRegister.com and see the difference. We also feature our listings on all national real estate websites as well as local cooperating real estate company websites.
  • I will expose your home to and fully cooperate with the entire Des Moines Association of REALTORS - 1,800 plus agents.
  • I will provide you with a free full time Concierge to assist you with all those 1,000,001 details that go with a move, including utility transfers.
  • I have accessibility to the most advanced real estate tools available. Customer inquiries are sent directly to me through Coldwell Banker LeadRouterSM - a proprietary Web-based lead management system. LeadRouterSM automatically tracks Web, phone and walk-in leads and then, within minutes of lead origination, notifies me by cell phone.
  • If buying a home, when we fully understand your home buying requirements, I will show you homes in the market that are in the right area and the right price.
  • I will return your phone call or e-mail within 24 hours or less and provide you with a weekly progress report on the promotion and sale of your home or on your search for a home.
  • My best compliments are the referrals from my past clients. Thank you!