Rent to Own Homes near Lexington, MA

7 Reasons to Live in Lexington, MA

  • Lexington oozes history from every alley, square and street. You can get in on the friendly competition with neighboring Concord when it comes to where the Revolutionary War started, since both towns lay claim to the title. Lexington is a historic city that has become a suburb of greater Boston but still maintains strong ties to the past. The great sports teams of Boston are nearby and the New England countryside is just a short drive away.

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  • Buyers market! The median sales price in Lexington near the end of 2014 was $460,750. That might seem like a lot, but it's down 34 percent from the previous year, indicating a market for property deal hunters. Search for rent to own houses built in recent years south of Lexington Reservoir or try closer to downtown for a truly authentic colonial home.
  • Trip back through history! Start with the Hancock - Clarke House, located on Hancock Street, which is named for John Hancock who lived in the house. Be sure to check out the back story on how it came to be in its present location. Check out Buckman Tavern and Munroe Tavern as well; both buildings played roles in the Revolution.
  • Day at the day spa! Bella Sante on Bedford Street is one of the highest-rated spas in the entire Boston metro area. Indulgence Day Spa is just a short walk away and is known for a high level of personal service.
  • Variety of home styles! Naturally, Lexington has colonial homes, with Dutch, Manor and English being the most common styles. There are also ranch-style split-level homes along with properties designed in a modern contemporary vein. Find big new homes near Pine Meadows Golf Club or condos near the National Heritage Museum.
  • Nice parks and green space! Forested areas with names like Willard's Woods, Lower Vine Brook, Whipple Hill and Arlington Great Meadow offer respite from city life.
  • Great eating options! Artistry on the Green is a local fave for gourmet burgers, while Royal India Bistro stands out for Indian cuisine. For tasty frozen treats, try Rancatore's Ice Cream.
  • Golf and more golf! Choose Lexington Golf Club and Pine Meadows Country Club in the north or take to the greens at Belmont Country Club on the south side of town.