Winter has officially arrived, and with that, comes cooler temperatures. To make the most of the season, we rounded up eight stunning Council Bluffs homes to fall in love with, each boasting fireplaces, bright and cheery kitchens, and large backyards for building snow forts — all of the features you need for cozy, cold-weather days.
Whether you’re looking for a gorgeous property on land or a modern city abode, we’re sure you’ll find a home on this list that warms your heart. Flip through the photos, and let us know which is your favorite in the comments!
This home is for sale at 19414 Mynster Springs Road, Council Bluffs | Listed by The Jansen Team
Immerse yourself in natural beauty at this 100-acre retreat! The stunning ranch home features panoramic views of the surrounding forest and wildlife, including a stocked lake for fishing. Once you’re done with your adventuring, come warm up by the hearth in the bright and cheery living room, grab a bottle of wine in the hidden cellar, or cook a meal in the spacious chef’s kitchen.
This home is for sale at 2640 Avenue L, Council Bluffs | Listed by Amy Haggstrom
This modern bungalow sits on a private ½ acre in the heart of Council Bluffs, and features an open floor plan, new carpet, abundant natural light and a modern kitchen. When it’s time to relax, gather with loved ones in the living room or retreat to the cozy master bedroom!
This home is for sale at 2026 Oak Drive, Missouri Valley | Listed by Noah Bertelson
The curb appeal alone might be enough to sell you on this home — the elegant brick exterior and arched entryway is tough to beat — but just wait until you step inside. Here, you’ll find a spacious living room (complete with a fireplace and grand arching window), a second level with hardwood floors and a beautiful kitchen, a grand master suite, and a private deck overlooking the backyard.
This home is for sale at 29471 Dobney Avenue, Silver City | Listed by Cindy Carnes
If you’re looking for a gorgeous home on a large plot of land in the Council Bluffs area, you can’t do better than this one! Situated on nearly 30 acres, the stunning property features a gorgeous entryway that opens right into the living room. There, you’ll be greeted by a cozy hearth and large windows overlooking your own little slice of heaven.
This home is for sale at 310 4th Street, Underwood | Listed by Team RISOld
This one-of-a-kind contemporary farmhouse will charm you at first glance with its colorful exterior and wraparound porch, but the inside is even more beautiful. Walk inside to see pristine hardwood floors, a country kitchen, custom cabinetry throughout, and a cozy living room with a wood-burning fireplace!
This home is for sale at 1922 S 7th Street, Council Bluffs | Listed by Elaine Jacobsen
Gleaming hardwood floors, modern updates, and an open layout are just a few of the details we love in this gorgeous Council Bluffs home. When the weather gets chilly, cook a soul-warming meal in the spacious kitchen, and gather with loved ones in the bright and welcoming living room.
This home is for sale at 2322 Avenue F, Council Bluffs | Listed by Mickey Sodoro
Natural light abounds in this beautiful home, but you’ll also find new appliances, a gorgeous dining room and spacious bedrooms! All of these details make it easy to be bright and cheerful when the weather outside is frightful.
1032 Woodbury Avenue, Council Bluffs
While these homes won’t be ready this winter, we couldn’t resist including Whispering Oaks in our list! Whispering Oaks is a new, premier subdivision in Council Bluffs, boasting more than 150 lots, picturesque surroundings, and the chance to create a home that’s truly yours — with several cozy amenities to choose from! Surrounded by more than 50 acres of woodlands, the area itself gives off a cozy vibe and offers abundant walking trails, biking trails and wildlife-viewing opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast. Find more information about this opportunity here.
Which one of these homes would you put on your wish list? Let us know in the comments!