Rent to Own Homes near Elgin, IL

Top Reasons to Live in Elgin IL

  • Located in the northeastern section of Illinois, the city of Elgin is a short 40 miles northwest of Chicago on the Fox River. Elgin straddles the line of Kane and Cook counties, with a total population of over 109,000. Dairy goods were a mainstay of Elgin industry until the mid-twentieth century when The Elgin Watch Company took up residence and became the largest manufacturer of watches until the early 1960s when the company ceased production. Currently, Elgin is one of the fastest growing cities in Illinois.

Check out Elgin, IL Craigslist homes for sale, for rent, and rent to own

Photo
Listing Type
Description
Price
Nearest
Details
4 Beds, 3 Baths on Wildwood Dr
Listing Type
REO Foreclosure
Description

4 Beds, 3 Baths

Elgin, IL 60124

Accepting Offers

Price
Click for Deals
Nearest
School: Corron Elementary School
Grocery: Fruitful Yield
Restaurant: Karam Tony
Get More Details
4 Beds, 3 Baths on Shawford Way Dr
Listing Type
REO Foreclosure
Description

4 Beds, 3 Baths

Elgin, IL 60120

Accepting Offers

Price
Click for Deals
Nearest
School: Larkin Center-Shady Oaks
Grocery: Elgin Fresh Market
Restaurant: Chicago Pizza Authority
Get More Details
3 Beds, 2 Baths on S Commonwealth Ave
Listing Type
HUD Foreclosure
Description

3 Beds, 2 Baths

Elgin, IL 60123

Accepting Offers

Price
Click for Deals
Nearest
School: Abbott Middle School
Grocery: Super Saver Foods
Restaurant: Antojito's Y Dulceria La Mxcn
Get More Details
3 Beds, 1 Bath on Center St
Listing Type
REO Foreclosure
Description

3 Beds, 1 Bath

Elgin, IL 60120

Accepting Offers

Price
Click for Deals
Nearest
School: Mckinley Elem School
Grocery: Mercado La Festa
Restaurant: Pariso
Get More Details
3 Beds, 3 Baths on Valley Falls St
Listing Type
REO Foreclosure
Description

3 Beds, 3 Baths

Elgin, IL 60124

Accepting Offers

Price
Click for Deals
Nearest
School: Prairie View Grade School
Grocery: Klein's Farm & Garden Market
Restaurant: Sammy's Mexican Grill
Get More Details
3 Beds, 2 Baths on S Edison Ave
Listing Type
REO Foreclosure
Description

3 Beds, 2 Baths

Elgin, IL 60123

Accepting Offers

Price
Click for Deals
Nearest
School: Harriet Gifford Elem School
Grocery: Dulceria Yannely
Restaurant: Antojito's Y Dulceria La Mxcn
Get More Details
2 Beds, 1 Bath on Wilson Ave
Listing Type
REO Foreclosure
Description

2 Beds, 1 Bath

Elgin, IL 60123

Accepting Offers

Price
Click for Deals
Nearest
School: Larkin Center-Transitional
Grocery: Slade Gorton & Co Inc
Restaurant: Chorizo Grill
Get More Details
2 Beds, 2 Baths on South St
Listing Type
REO Foreclosure
Description

2 Beds, 2 Baths

Elgin, IL 60123

Accepting Offers

Price
Click for Deals
Nearest
School: Hillcrest Elem School
Grocery: Angela Caputo
Restaurant: Little Panda Chinese Asian
Get More Details
2 Beds, 3 Baths on Lancaster Cir
Listing Type
REO Foreclosure
Description

2 Beds, 3 Baths

Elgin, IL 60123

Accepting Offers

Price
Click for Deals
Nearest
School: Fox Meadow Elementary School
Grocery: Angela Caputo
Restaurant: Moonstruck
Get More Details

Sponsored Link

  • Housing StatisticsWith an average rental costing $883 per month, it's easy to see why the vacancy rates in the city of Elgin have been slowly dipping. The rental vacancy rate is a low 5%, while the owner vacancy rate is an even lower 3.2%. Both are excellent economic indicators of stability. The median home price in the area is $209,800, quite moderate when compared to the rest of the country.
  • Arts and CultureElgin has a rich local culture, which is supported by the residents in glorious fashio.! There is a Children's Theatre of Elgin, Elgin Art Showcase, Elgin Choral Union, Elgin Children's Chorus, Elgin Community Theatre, Elgin Opera, Elgin Symphony Orchestra, Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra, and Hemmens Cultural Center, just to name a few of the cities programs that embrace the arts and culture.
  • Local SportsLocal sports are also loved and nurtured in Elgin. The city's Elgin Sports Complex is proof enough of that! With 10 lighted softball fields, 10 full sized soccer fields, The Hill (a killer BMX track), as well as two sand volleyball courts, this complex impresses all who come to play. Whether it's bicycling, walking, golfing, soccer, baseball, football or an interest in the arts, there is always something to do in this beautiful little city.
  • Elgin's NeighborhoodsElgin has a good mix of rental homes, rent to own houses, or apartments to buy or rent. Here are some of its most interesting neighborhoods: