Rent to own Homes in Tallahassee, FL

Tallahassee, the capital of Florida, is a small city with a population of about 182,000. This city counts agriculture, trade, manufacturing and high tech among its main industries. Much scientific research is conducted in Tallahassee. In fact, the city has the largest high-powered magnetic research facility in the world -- the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory. Other places of interest in the Floridan Panhandle city include Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park, Challenger Learning Center, the Florida State Capitol Building, and Lake Munson.

Tallahassee, FL is a great place for affordable rent-to-own homes! With a median household income of over $46,461 and a median rent of $1,022, the Tallahassee, FL 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 Tallahassee, FL. 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 Tallahassee, FL rent to own homes for sale, which may include auction properties, for sale by owner, and more.
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3295 LAKEVIEW DR
Rent To Own
Lake Bradford
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32310
3
2
1958 ft2
1955
3431 N RIDGE RD
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32305
4
2
1300 ft2
1970
3251 SALINGER WAY
Rent To Own
Southwood
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32311
4
3
2382 ft2
2006
1 of 25 2925 Par Ln
Rent To Own
Winewood
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32301
8
8
3712 ft2
1979
Hot
2400 SANDPIPER ST
Rent To Own
Villas of Westridge
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32303
2
2
928 ft2
1983
1 of 39 2007 HILL N DALE ST N
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32317
3
2
2480 ft2
1971
3005 FAIRVIEW DR
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32301
3
1
936 ft2
1957
1 of 42 2651 AMBER TRCE
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32303
3
3
1605 ft2
2006
2016 OLD FORT DR
Rent to Own Eligible
Woodland Drives
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32301
5
3
3146 ft2
1965
1344 CONSTITUTION PL W
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32308
6
5
5096 ft2
2008
1 of 138 1515 PAUL RUSSELL RD
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32301
4
3
1520 ft2
1975
6345 WOODVILLE HWY
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32305
3
1
2248 ft2
1963
1 of 8 403 HAYDEN RD
Rent to Own Eligible
West Pensacola
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32304
1
1
531 ft2
1989
1108 Greentree Ct
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32304
2
2
888 ft2
1985
1 of 102 1577 Metropolitan Blvd
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32308
3
4
1826 ft2
2022
1925 Fannie Dr
Rent to Own Eligible
Astoria Court/Trimble Road
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32303
3
3
1363 ft2
2007
1 of 33 241 Dixie Dr
Rent to Own Eligible
West Pensacola
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32304
3
3
1350 ft2
2005
1 of 36 2738 W Tharpe St
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32303
3
3
1209 ft2
2004
New
1217 MICCOSUKEE RD
Rent to Own Eligible
Old Town
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32308
8
8
4613 ft2
1955
New
1316 Ocala Rd
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32304
3
3
1280 ft2
1995
New
5580 SULLIVAN RD
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32310
2
1
1512 ft2
1978
New
1329 NYLIC ST #1A
Rent to Own Eligible
Griffin Hgts
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32304
12
1
5120 ft2
2006
New
2851 BOTANY PL
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32301
3
4
1224 ft2
1996
New
1 of 37 396 CASTLETON CIR
Rent to Own Eligible
Linene Woods
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32312
2
2
1700 ft2
1980
New
2201 MENDOZA AVE
Rent to Own Eligible
San Luis
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32304
2
2
3107 ft2
1960
7115 SWITCH GRASS WAY
Rent to Own Eligible
Centerville
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32309
5
4
3823 ft2
2016
1 of 96 8311 MATTIE CT
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32311
4
2
2400 ft2
1994
2301 UPLAND WAY
Rent to Own Eligible
Buck Lake
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32311
4
3
2490 ft2
2005
7410 ANGLEWOOD LN
Rent to Own Eligible
Centerville
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32309
4
3
3001 ft2
1987
6264 SHADY LN
Rent to Own Eligible
Centerville
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32309
4
3
3097 ft2
2008
136 CHINA DOLL DR
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32312
3
2
2443 ft2
1974
3708 LONGCHAMP CIR
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32309
3
2
2251 ft2
1987
1527 PAYNE ST
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32303
4
2
1971 ft2
2002
188 ROSEHILL DR W
Rent to Own Eligible
Rosehill
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32312
4
3
2464 ft2
1990
4520 CAVENDISH CT
Rent to Own Eligible
Lake Carolyn Estates
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32309
4
3
2897 ft2
2018
1 of 126 5187 ICICLE HL
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32303
3
3
3563 ft2
1987
1 of 70 4912 PIMLICO DR
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32309
3
2
1398 ft2
1986
2701 BEDFORD WAY
Rent to Own Eligible
Eastgate
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32308
3
2
1257 ft2
1975
1 of 36 4335 MILLWOOD LN
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32312
4
3
2765 ft2
1987
1823 VINEYARD WAY
Rent to Own Eligible
Buck Lake
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32317
4
4
3309 ft2
2008
1 of 60 2202 THOMASVILLE RD
Rent to Own Eligible
 
Single Family Home
Tallahassee, FL 32308
4
3
2134 ft2
1950
2017 TYSON GREEN AVE
Rent to Own Eligible
Lake Bradford
Townhouse/Condo
Tallahassee, FL 32310
3
3
1176 ft2
2019
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Buying a Home in Tallahassee, FL

Tallahassee, FL is seeing rapid growth and Tallahassee, FL's' housing market remains optimal with an average home price that is -2% below the 2024 national average. Tallahassee, FL is part of Leon 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 2024 for county Leon is 0.89% which is below the national average, which is 0.99%.

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Top Reasons to Live in Tallahassee FL

Housing Statistics In the past year, the median home sales price fell by 6.5 percent to $144,950. The number of houses sold in the most recent one-month period was 1,022 homes, marking an increase of 23% from July 2013 to August 2013. The overall vacancy rate is 7.7 percent, and for rentals alone, it is 2.1 percent. These numbers look promising for anyone moving to the area looking to own a home by taking advantage of a rent to own home opportunity. Families will find plenty of home options in Tallahassee as there are a large number of homes, several within the 4 and 5 bedroom house category.

Tourist Attractions Tallahassee has many unforgettable tourist attractions. The Columns, now home to the Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce, is the oldest building in the area. Free tours are offered at the historic Capitol building. Known as "The Old Capitol," the Neoclassic structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. For a historical look a little further into the past, visit the Goodwood Museums and Gardens. While the main house is currently decorated to reflect how it looked during World War I, the grounds served as an important cotton plantation in the 1800s, and are now a museum displaying artifacts such as textiles, glassware and porcelain.

Local Shopping Tallahassee has a host of fantastic shopping venues. In the Tallahassee Mall and Governor's Square Mall, you'll find national chains galore. These spacious malls also have plenty of dining and entertainment options as well. For a more local shopping experience, head to the Historic Shops at Lake Ella for Quarter Moon, Head over Heels, The Bicycle Shop and Lake Ella Barber Shop. The stores are located in a picturesque setting, with Lake Ella sprawled just in front of the mall itself.

Neighborhoods Tallahassee consists of a number of smaller neighborhoods within the city. Most of the neighborhoods are largely known as single-family home areas, with plenty of nature in the surrounding areas. To get a better feel for the different neighborhoods, and which may be best for you, you'll want to do some comparison shopping: