Rent to Own Homes near Three Lakes, FL

  • Three Lakes is a suburb of Miami, located in Miami-Dade County. This bustling area has grown quickly in the last 15 years, and these days the population is around 15,000. As the name suggests, the area has plenty of water, which really adds to its overall appeal and charm. About two thirds of Three Lakes locals live in owner-occupied properties, including detached homes, townhouses and apartments.

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Top 6 Reasons to Live in Three Lakes, FL

  • Home values are rising! House prices in Three Lakes fell considerably between 2007 and 2009, but prices have been rising quite steadily since 2013, and this trend is expected to continue. Rental and rent to own options are also available in the area. Many of the most affordable homes in Three Lakes are located to the south of town on the cul-de-sacs connected to SW 148th Street near Belle Aire Canal. Some of the priciest homes are located close to Tamiami Pinelands Park.
  • Recently built housing stock! A large percentage of the local housing stock is quite new, which allows owners to avoid the headaches of taking care of an older property. More than 70 percent were built after the year 2000, and most of the other properties were built after 1970. Most local houses are single-family homes and town homes, and the majority have three or four bedrooms. Many Three Lakes homes include lake views, such as those on SW 136th Terrace or SW 140th.
  • Easy trip to Miami! Three Lakes is about a 30-minute drive to Miami, so it's easy to get there for work or for fun. Locals can take State Road 821 to the Dolphin Expressway, or State Road 826 to US 41. Public transportation is also available, including the bus and Metrorail.
  • Enjoy the great outdoors! The Three Lakes community has three parks: Deerwood Park, Tamiami Pinelands Park, and Nixon Smiley Pineland Preserve. The Three Lakes Wildlife Management Area visitors is also close by. Visitors can enjoy activities like hiking, camping and biking as well as deer, bird and small game hunting with the appropriate permits.
  • A healthy local economy! According to 2010 figures, the median household income is above Florida's average, and the local unemployment rate is about 7 percent below the state's average. Thriving local businesses include the Kendall Breeze Mall and Custom Creative Plastics.
  • Local exercise classes to keep fit! Adventurous types will love Extreme Mixed Martial Arts, which offers classes for adults and kids. Their classes include Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Cardio Kickboxing. For those who love to cheer and tumble, there's Top Gun Cheerleading and Dance Training Center.