Rent to Own Homes near Golden Valley, MN

  • Residents probably won't find gold in Golden Valley, but they are sure to find opportunity. This city lies just six miles west of Minneapolis and is very much a part of the Twin Cities metro region. However, it manages to maintain its charm and uniqueness, even with the big city atmosphere just minutes away. Full of natural areas, great dining and nightlife, and all sorts of housing, Golden Valley is truly a deserving spot to call home.

Check out over 300 Golden Valley, MN 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 Golden Valley, MN

  • Spend some time outdoors! Golden Valley is no concrete jungle, and it gives residents a pleasant mix of nature and town. Residents can play a round of golf at Brookview Golf Course, relax at Lions Park, toss a ball at Hampshire Park and skate at Wesley Park. There are numerous nature preserves in town that are great for walking and viewing wildlife, such as Bassett Creek Nature Area and Briarwood Nature Area. Additionally, Medicine Lake, which is a popular spot to fish and boat, is located on the outskirts of town.
  • Live by a lake or natural area! Over 15 percent of Golden Valley is covered by green space, and a small portion is covered by water. Finding a neighborhood and property next to a lake or forest is simple. Housing around Sweeney Lake and Twin Lake is quite popular. Listings around Brookview Park are also worth checking out. Another good thing about the market here is that just under 25 percent of homes are rentals, while just over 75 percent are owned, which is a good balance. Hence, there are both homes for sale and rent beside a lake or green space.
  • Plenty of fine eateries! Residents of Golden Valley don't have to make the trek to Minneapolis to wine and dine. Establishments in Golden Valley abound, especially near Interstate 394 and Olson Memorial Highway. Doolittle's Woodfire Grill serves up tasty contemporary dishes and boasts a solid wine collection. Schuller's Tavern is the spot for beers and bar food. Teresa's Mexican Restaurant serves a range of familiar dishes as well as bold margaritas. From the Golden Valley Commons plaza to eateries near Terra Linda Park, this town cooks up delicious meals.
  • Get a house or an apartment! 67.6 percent of housing units in Golden Valley are single-family homes, while the rest are mostly apartments. There are also some condos and a few townhouses. To find a house for sale, lease or a rent to own deal, look in the areas surrounding Golden Valley Golf and Country Club and Wildwood Park. Apartment complexes are located throughout Golden Valley as well, with several clustered around Willow Creek 12 Theatre.