Rent to own Homes in Sacramento, CA

Sacramento may not be the most famous city in California, but it's certainly one of its most charming and inviting: It once named by Time magazine as "America's Most Diverse City." That's a title many of the local inhabitants are still proud of today, as you may well find out when you walk around town! Being 6th largest city in the state, Sacramento has a lot of interesting things to see and do, with a beautiful cityscape, great museums and parks, and a rich sporting history.

Sacramento, CA is a great place for affordable rent-to-own homes! With a median household income of over $65,847 and a median rent of $1,328, the Sacramento, CA rent-to-own market is more affordable than the traditional housing market which has shown tremendous growth across the U.S. and with it, aggressive competition for home purchases. With the current housing shortage trend it can make it harder to become a homeowner, including in Sacramento, CA. This means higher than average down payments for homes and higher qualification standards for conventional home loans. With a rent-to-own property, tenants are also buyers. You can live in the house for a set amount of time before you purchase it, meaning that you get to know the house, your neighbors, and your community before making the final purchase. This enables you and your family to make the right choice based on both information and experience. Rent-to-own is also a great alternative way to get into a home if you have bad credit or don't have enough saved for a down payment.

Check out 300 Sacramento, CA rent to own homes for sale, which may include auction properties, for sale by owner, and more.

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3947 Y ST
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
North Oak Park
Single Family Home
Sacramento, CA 95817
1,913 Sqft | Built in 2008
3633 PLYMOUTH DR
3 Beds, 1 Bath
Rent To Own
Larchmont Village
Single Family Home
North Highlands, CA 95660
1,013 Sqft | Built in 1957
9008 QUAIL KNOLL CT
5 Beds, 4 Baths
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Single Family Home
Elk Grove, CA 95624
3,395 Sqft | Built in 2004
12274 CANYONLANDS DR
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Sunridge Park
Single Family Home
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
2,389 Sqft | Built in 2008
3012 Merlin Ct
5 Beds, 5 Baths
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Single Family Home
Vacaville, CA 95688
3,344 Sqft | Built in 2022
Hot
1 of 29 2710 ECHO WAY
4 Beds, 3 Baths
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Single Family Home
Sacramento, CA 95821
2,328 Sqft | Built in 2016
1 of 11 3825 Rosin Court
4 Beds, 2 Baths
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South Natomas
Multifamily (2 - 4 Units)
San Jose, CA 95121
1,404 Sqft | Built in 1984
7550-7552 persimmon ave
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Parkway
Multifamily (2 - 4 Units)
Sacramento, CA 95823
2,016 Sqft | Built in 1979
Rent to own homes offer low monthly payments and flexible terms
Hot
1 of 7 5160 CALVINE RD
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Valley Hi / North Laguna
Single Family Home
Sacramento, CA 95823
1,087 Sqft | Built in 1996
6209 DIAS AVE
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Sacramento, CA 95824
994 Sqft | Built in 1963
1 of 10 902 Del Paso Boulevard, Space 98
1 Bed, 1 Bath
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Old North Sacramento
Multifamily (2 - 4 Units)
Sacramento, CA 95815
600 Sqft
Hot
3804 42ND AVE
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Sacramento, CA 95824
1,289 Sqft | Built in 1961
8255 SHORT RD
6 Beds, 5 Baths
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Single Family Home
Sacramento, CA 95828
3,326 Sqft | Built in 2018
1 of 23 3017 GARDEN HWY
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Sacramento, CA 95833
1,528 Sqft | Built in 1974
1 none st
5 Beds, 6.5 Baths
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Multifamily (2 - 4 Units)
Elk Grove, CA 95624
Hot
1 of 9 3753 STONE WALK CT
4 Beds, 3 Baths
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Single Family Home
Antelope, CA 95843
2,420 Sqft | Built in 1990
Hot
1604 JONQUIL DR
4 Beds, 2.5 Baths
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Quail Glen
Single Family Home
Roseville, CA 95747
1,692 Sqft | Built in 1994
1 of 7 2000 McCall Way
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Roseville, CA 95747
1,962 Sqft | Built in 2022
1 of 78 8102 WACHTEL WAY
5 Beds, 3 Baths
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Single Family Home
Orangevale, CA 95662
4,014 Sqft | Built in 2001
Hot
1 of 19 6021 HAZEL AVE
3 Beds, 1 Bath
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Single Family Home
Orangevale, CA 95662
927 Sqft | Built in 1957
Hot
1 of 3 7033 KELMSCOTT LN
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Stanford
Single Family Home
Roseville, CA 95678
2,031 Sqft | Built in 2002
Hot
1 of 28 2206 SALEM WAY
4 Beds, 3 Baths
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Stanford Ranch
Single Family Home
Rocklin, CA 95765
2,557 Sqft | Built in 1991
1 of 13 6940 SANTA JUANITA AVE
2 Beds, 1 Bath
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Single Family Home
Orangevale, CA 95662
765 Sqft | Built in 1948
605 Pringle Ave SPACE 15
2 Beds, 1 Bath
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Single Family Home
Galt, CA 95632
1,440 Sqft | Built in 1970
1 of 100 5565 E SAINT FRANCIS CIR
5 Beds, 4 Baths
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Single Family Home
Loomis, CA 95650
4,233 Sqft | Built in 1991
143 BRANDING IRON WAY
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Galt, CA 95632
1,410 Sqft | Built in 1987
6371 KING RD
5 Beds, 3 Baths
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Single Family Home
Loomis, CA 95650
2,634 Sqft | Built in 1964
1220 NEWCASTLE RD
3 Beds, 3 Baths
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Single Family Home
Newcastle, CA 95658
2,264 Sqft | Built in 1889
Hot
1 of 8 1800 HOSKINS LN
2 Beds, 1 Bath
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Single Family Home
Auburn, CA 95603
840 Sqft | Built in 1961
1 of 97 1181 JEWELFLOWER ST
4 Beds, 3 Baths
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Single Family Home
Plumas Lake, CA 95961
3,308 Sqft | Built in 2005
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1 of 18 4084 DONALD DR
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Olivehurst, CA 95961
1,319 Sqft | Built in 1992
21310 ROCK MOUNTAIN RD
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Grass Valley, CA 95949
3,145 Sqft | Built in 2004
3880 PONDEROSA RD
1 Bed, 1 Bath
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Single Family Home
Shingle Springs, CA 95682
1,824 Sqft | Built in 1974
1 of 23 1810 MCDOWELL WAY
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Lakeview
Single Family Home
Stockton, CA 95207
1,900 Sqft | Built in 1960
Hot
1 of 10 664 OAKSHIRE DR
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Ione, CA 95640
1,408 Sqft | Built in 2004
1 of 24 5022 FRANCO AVE
4 Beds, 3 Baths
Rent To Own
Morada
Single Family Home
Stockton, CA 95212
2,427 Sqft | Built in 1965
308 MANOR DR
4 Beds, 3 Baths
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Single Family Home
Ione, CA 95640
2,018 Sqft | Built in 1996
12902 TALL TREE RD
3 Beds, 4 Baths
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Single Family Home
Grass Valley, CA 95949
3,952 Sqft | Built in 2019
Hot
1 of 32 940 BRIDGE ST
4 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Yuba City, CA 95991
1,851 Sqft | Built in 1948
24368 ORO VALLEY RD
3 Beds, 2 Baths
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Single Family Home
Auburn, CA 95602
1,235 Sqft | Built in 1975
1 of 34 451 WHITE OAK CT
3 Beds, 2.5 Baths
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Single Family Home
Oakley, CA 94561
1,707 Sqft | Built in 1991
1 of 24 2400 Shadow Ln 103
2 Beds, 1 Bath
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Townhouse/Condo
Antioch, CA 94509
845 Sqft | Built in 1979
19890 VENUS CT
3 Beds, 3 Baths
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Single Family Home
Grass Valley, CA 95949
2,457 Sqft | Built in 1989
413 WINDWOOD DR
5 Beds, 3 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
Pittsburg, CA 94565
3,275 Sqft | Built in 2003
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Buying a Home in Sacramento, CA

Sacramento, CA is seeing rapid growth and Sacramento, CA's' housing market remains optimal with an average home price that is -100% below the 2022 national average. Sacramento, CA is part of Sacramento county and taxes are an important factor to consider when purchasing a home whether through rent to own or a traditional purchase. The average tax rate as of 2022 for county Sacramento is 0.68% which is below the national average, which is 0.99%.

Median Home Price in Sacramento, CA

Median Rent in Sacramento, CA

Rent to own homes offer low monthly payments and flexible terms

Average Cost of Living in Sacramento, CA

For a family of four, the average utilities cost, minus rent, is $3,733.59 and $1,043.87 for a single person.

Average Cost of a Home in Sacramento, CA

The median cost of a home in Sacramento, CA, is $450,00 which is above the national average and one of the more expensive housing markets in the US.

Sacramento Statistics

If you're interested in Sacramento rent-to-own homes, don't forget to consider important factors in addition to monthly living costs, such as average commute, taxes, crime rates, etc. The following are some common Sacramento statistics compared to the U.S. national average.

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Housing Statistics

Anyone interested in finding houses to buy, or rent in Sacramento may be interested in the city's housing statistics, particularly in relation to average house prices and property types. Median house prices are back on the rise after falling dramatically from 2006 to 2009 and leveling out midway through 2012. Since then, median prices have started to rise, although they remain far from their peak from 2006, before the housing market collapsed. Currently, the median sales price for homes in Sacramento is $195,500, with average sales prices of $313,189. These figures are based on the 3,315 home sales that took place over the month of July 2013, a figure that fluctuates each month. If you are looking for a rental house, note that a whopping 46.28% of the properties here are renter occupied. If you want to rent for a while then put down roots, a rent to own home might be in the cards for you.

Local Restaurants

Sacramento, like any major city, is home to thousands of different restaurants. The Firehouse is certainly a top billing nightspot for foodies in the city, with a pretty interior featuring some lovely paintings of local landmarks to gaze upon as you chow down. If you're looking for something really trendy, try Mason's. It's atmosphere will make you feel like you're in one of the biggest and most chic cities in the world. If you want something with more of a local feel, try The Waterboy. Their mainly French and Italian menu changes each month, and their wine list is pretty extensive. Right in the heart of Downtown Sacramento you'll also find Ella Dining Room and Bar, a restaurant and bar with a host of honors to its name. Located near all of the main hotels in the center of town, it is a perfect location to suck in some hungry tourists, providing wonderful service and a friendly neighborhood atmosphere. Throughout the city there are some wonderful spots for a bit of food, so no visitor or local is ever going to be left with a grumbling stomach wherever they happen to be!

Nightlife

Sacramento plays host to a wide variety of bars, clubs, comedy venues, and other entertainment establishments to help you create your own memorable evenings. Torch Club is one of the best and, although it's a bit 'gritty', it's a blues bar so it should be! With great musicians and bands, a cozy bar, and a very friendly atmosphere, it's a great spot for lovers of live music. If you're looking for something a bit more upscale, the Park Ultra Lounge is a great place to be a VIP. If you're more interested in pop and some cheesy tunes, Badlands might be for you. There may only be the one dance floor, but if you're feeling a little too closed in, you can always go outside on the patio next to a beautiful waterfall, or head up to the mezzanine to catch your breath. All in all, Sacramento's nightlife might not be able to live up to New York, LA, or Miami, but it will still offer you everything you need for a fun night on the town

Neighborhood Guide

Sacramento groups almost all of its neighborhoods into four main areas: area one (Central and Eastern), area two (Southwestern), area three (Southeastern), and area four (above the American River). However, there are also some other prominent neighborhoods outside of these areas where you'll be able to snap up a bargain when looking for homes for sale. Sacramento has a good selection of rentals and homes to purchase, and they are scattered in numerous areas throughout the city.

Sacramento, CA Frequently Asked Questions

Sacramento, CA is considered one of the best places to live in the country. Residents are mostly college grads in their 20s and 30s and there are plenty of things to do for both singles and families.

Yes, Sacramento is safe with both violent and property crime rates below the national average

Sacramento, CAs cost of living is 17% higher than the national average. The average monthly cost of living, minus rent, for a family of four, is $3,733.59 and $1,043.87 for a single person.

Sacramento doesn't sit on any major fault lines but it does experience small earthquakes as a result of its proximity to SAn Francisco.

Sacramento, CA has a walk score of

Sacramento, CA has a bike score of

The state tax rate is 1.0 to 12.3% on top of the federal tax rate of 10 to 37%.

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