Rent to Own Homes near Brookfield, IL

  • A bustling village suburb just west of Chicago, Brookfield was originally named Grossdale until residents felt the name no longer represented their beautiful town. A contest was held and the new name of Brookfield chosen, paying homage to Salt Creek. Residents can take in the wonders of nature within the shadows of the towns oak savanna, a grassland that not only offers aesthetic but also wildlife that can be seen rustling about in the adjacent green space.

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

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Top 3 Reasons to Live in Brookfield

  • Tap into your inner child! The area has many attractions that will take you back to your youth. Head to the Brookfield Zoo for the afternoon and watch exotic animals from all over the globe. The Galloping Ghost Arcade provides hours of entertainment in the form of an all-you-can-play day pass, which allows you to hit the pinball machines at your leisure and earn the top score on a vintage QBert machine. After all of the stimulation, stroll over to Ice Cream Planet and pick up a 3-gallon tub for the whole family or single-serve favorites before or after dinner if you're not trying to ruin your appetite. If you're seeking the perfect place to wind down after all of the excitement, head to Salt Creek Wine Bar, which offers various wine flights, cheese and charcuterie options, live entertainment, and a large menu that includes pizza, pasta, and sandwiches.
  • Find affordable housing! It's simple to find homes for sale in great areas. Neighborhoods bordering Prairie Avenue and Brookfield boast median home prices of $227,119 and monthly rental costs of $887, which is lower than 40.7 percent of other Illinois communities. Nearby coffee purveyors, Loca Mocha cafe, lend a morning jolt to the community and The Irish Times Pub features a beer garden and Friday night fish fry as well as draught Guinness and neighborhood allure.
  • Properties that climb in value! With an annual appreciation rate of three percent, the area sees steady growth in home values. Secure a rent to own property in the area surrounding 31st Street and Golfview Roads and enjoy a large single-family home that will pay off in the future. The area offers proximity to the zoo, Brookfield Woods and Salt Creek, and entertainment options are never far from your front porch at local haunts like the Blue Water Lounge.