Construction time depends on the date of selection of your property, the GDM Habitat construction schedule, and the time of year. Average construction times range from 4 to 6 months. For more detailed information about each address, please search for the address on the Polk County Assessor Property Search page. For additional information about Des Moines addresses, such as elected officials and garbage pickup days, please search for the address on the Des Moines “Show Me My House” tool. Speak with your Homeownership Navigator for specifics about how the house plan may layout on each property.