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.

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4 Beds, 3 Baths on Gardenia Dr
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4 Beds, 3 Baths

Elgin, IL 60124

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School: Prairie View Grade School
Grocery: Klein's Farm & Garden Market
Restaurant: Sammy's Mexican Grill
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4 Beds, 1 Bath on Huron Dr
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4 Beds, 1 Bath

Elgin, IL 60120

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School: Coleman Elem School
Grocery: Armando's Supermarket
Restaurant: Milk Pail
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4 Beds, 2 Baths on Comstock Dr
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4 Beds, 2 Baths

Elgin, IL 60124

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School: Larkin Center-Creekside
Grocery: Klein's Farm & Garden Market
Restaurant: Sammy's Mexican Grill
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5 Beds, 4 Baths on Long Common Pky
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5 Beds, 4 Baths

Elgin, IL 60124

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School: Prairie View Grade School
Grocery: Angela Caputo
Restaurant: Sammy's Mexican Grill
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2 Beds, 2 Baths on Illinois Pkwy
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2 Beds, 2 Baths

Elgin, IL 60123

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School: Illinois Park Elem School
Grocery: Colorado Boxed Beef Co
Restaurant: Paul's Family Restaurant
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3 Beds, 2 Baths on Inverness Dr
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3 Beds, 2 Baths

Elgin, IL 60120

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School: Hilltop Elementary School
Grocery: Amadora Pretzel
Restaurant: Oklahoma Daves Bbq
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2 Beds, 2 Baths on Seigle Dr
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2 Beds, 2 Baths

Elgin, IL 60124

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School: Larkin Center-Creekside
Grocery: Shaklee Distributor
Restaurant: Karam Tony
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2 Beds, 1 Bath on Delta Dr
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2 Beds, 1 Bath

Elgin, IL 60123

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School: Da Vinci Academy
Grocery: Sam's Club
Restaurant: Portillo's Hot Dogs
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3 Beds, 4 Baths on Sturbridge Way
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3 Beds, 4 Baths

Elgin, IL 60124

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School: Larkin Center-Creekside
Grocery: Shaklee Distributor
Restaurant: Karam Tony
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  • 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: