Rent to Own Homes near Canton, GA

  • Early residents dreamed that Canton, Georgia could be a major player in the silk industry like China. Although that dream never materialized, Canton, the county seat for Cherokee County, is now truly a great town of over 24,000. It has even been recognized as one of the best cities in Georgia. Situated over 40 miles north of Atlanta and near the gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains, Canton boasts all one could ever need in a city: great local shopping and dining, Southern charm, a proud history, attractive housing architecture, ample recreation and natural beauty.

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

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Top 4 Reasons to Live in Canton, GA

  • The historical downtown district! Few downtown districts can match Canton's. It's full of historical sites, quaint architecture and entertainment. For a history lesson, visit the Cherokee County History Museum. To see a great performance, head to the Historic Canton Theatre. Shop-a-holics can't miss stores such as Studio 121, Yawn's Books and More and B. Loved. When stomachs start to grumble, have a meal at The Downtown Kitchen, R & M Sandwich Shop or Goin' Coastal. Cup Up Coffee always has fresh coffee waiting, and The Painted Pig Tavern is the spot for a drink and conversation.
  • Enjoy rising real estate values! Property values in Canton have increased nearly 6% over the last year, and this positive growth is predicted to continue for years to come. This signifies that purchasing a home in Canton offers return on investment. To see a wide range of listings, look at neighborhoods stretching from Riverstone Plaza to McCanless Park.
  • Greet the outdoors! Canton offers plenty of outdoor activities each day. Tour the Crescent Farm Historical Center, play a round of golf at The Fairways of Canton or check out the Hickory Log Creek Dam. Heritage Park, located near the center of town, offers pleasant walking paths. The Appalachian Trail begins approximately 55 miles away at Springer Mountain.
  • Purchase or rent with ease! Canton has lots of available listings within its 18.7 square miles. Since 41.4% of housing units are being leased and 58.6% are owner-occupied, the market suits both renters and buyers. Those looking for homes for rent can find a host of apartment complexes around Riverplace Shopping Center and downtown at Riverview Apartments and Canton Mill Lofts. Those looking to purchase can find houses all over the city in subdivisions like The Estates at Brooke Park and Hidden Creek. There are even rent to own opportunities for people who are not quite ready to take on a mortgage.