Rent to Own Homes near Westmont, IL

  • Just 18 miles from downtown Chicago, Westmont is a small city with a population of about 25,000. Home to several major companies' headquarters like Ty, The Great American Bagel Bakery, and SIRVA, Westmont has a growing economy that attracts new businesses every year. Residents rave about the local government that hosts monthly coffee shop meetings to spur community involvement and the numerous parks that are located throughout the district.

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Top 6 Reasons to Live in Westmont

  • Thriving economy! Westmont is home to one of the fastest growing economies in Illinois. Top employers in the state include Manroland with 350 employees, SIRVA with 320, and AutoNation with 260.
  • Lots of community involvement! In an effort to promote transparency, Westmont hosts monthly Coffee with the Mayor meetings. Here, local residents are encouraged to join the mayor for complimentary coffee or tea and to discuss local issues. Join residents at the annual Winter Ball for an evening of dinner, dancing, and a silent auction to raise money for local charities.
  • Delicious Cuisine! Southern barbecue may not be a staple in the North, but at Uncle Bub's BBQ the tender baby back ribs may have you thinking otherwise. Finish off your sweet and tangy meal with a homemade ice-cream cone from Tasty Treat on South Cass Avenue.
  • Steady Home Values! The median home value in Westmont has seen steady growth in the last five years. Having grown 1.1 percent in the last year to $243,300, Zillow predicts that home values will remain constant. Secure a deal on a rent to own home with room to grow in value in an area like Roslyn Road or Ridge Road.
  • Price cuts galore! Half of the homes in Westmont had their prices reduced and almost a third have sold below their list price. With the median sales price at $246,500, buyers are able to negotiate great deals on homes in areas like the Village Center and East 63rd Street.
  • Outdoor recreation! As the largest park in the city, Ty Warner Park has 36 acres and offers a variety of recreational activities including three multi-purpose ball fields, community playground, tennis courts, and a bocce ball court. You can also head to the Veterans Memorial Park to relaxing in an intimate setting.