Rent to Own Homes near Independence, KY

Top 6 Reasons to Live in Independence, KY

  • A small city and suburb of Cincinnati, Ohio, Independence is a bustling and historic town nestled along the Ohio River. With nearly 25,000 residents, there are plenty of parks and recreation to go around, with pretty Doe Run Lake offering locals an alternative to the river for varied wildlife and water activities. Independence was named one of the 50 safest cities in Kentucky, and is the 99th fastest growing city in the U.S.

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  • Great parks, grand market! With a Farmers Market serving up the region's best produce and homemade baked goods from May through October, this city is committed to a healthy lifestyle for residents. To stay fit, parks like Pioneer Park and Lincoln Ridge provide plenty of room for exercise and picnicking on that farm-fresh produce.
  • Booming housing market! Rent to own houses are a solid option in a community where home values are rising. In fact, homes here average 86 percent higher than everywhere else in the state. Properties are available near attractive Fowler Creek, the center of town and near the vast wooded area of Kenton County Public Park along E. Mount Zion Road.
  • Variety of housing choices! Look for modest single-family homes and a wide variety of apartment and condo sizes near E. Mount Zion Road, or choose larger single-family houses and town homes in the neighborhood of Bank Lick.
  • Fine performances at Independence Amphitheater! Music on stage, outdoors? Check. How about outdoor movie screenings? The Amphitheater has both from spring to fall, featuring local talent in a tree lined outdoor setting. Before or after, grab a slice at LaRosa's Pizzeria, a local favorite.
  • Fun community events! This is a town with great spirit and a variety of entertaining events like Howl-o-Ween, an annual pet costume contest for Rover or Fluffy. In August, there's an annual Whatchamacallit Sale, a combination yard sale, craft show, and flea market. From jewelry to candles to art, there's a wide variety of whatever you want to call a great find.
  • Staying fit! This town is serious about keeping residents in good health. Recreation programs range from boot camp to yoga, Pilates to kickboxing. Keep the burn going by working on your swing at the Triple Crown Country Club or Lassing Point golf courses.