Rent to Own Homes in San Antonio, TX

When a big city's population is on the rise, it should indicate that it might be a great relocation destination. Alamo City definitely fits that description. In 1691, Spanish explorers named San Antonio to honor Saint Anthony of Padua because their arrival coincided with his feast day. The city's estimated population of 1,547,253 in 2019 was a 16.7% increase over the 1,327,407 residents it had in 2010. It is now the seventh most populous city in the country - with the likelihood of surpassing Philadelphia's population count for the sixth spot within the next few years - and the third most populous in Texas. People are moving to the city at a rapid pace, and for good reason.

San Antonio, which encompasses 460.93 square miles, has a cultural environment and a rich history. Its professional sports teams have excelled recently, which helps boost city pride. The city's unemployment rate is below the United States' average, and future job growth expectations are above the national average. The economy and housing market are keeping pace with the population growth to make room for even more newcomers. A family-friendly environment, excellent restaurants, loads of attractions, and great nightlife are all part of what makes this city so attractive. If you're thinking of moving, you should stop by San Antonio to see for yourself what everyone loves about Alamo City.

San Antonio, TX is a great place for affordable rent-to-own homes! With a median household income of over $53,420 and a median rent of $1,025, the San Antonio, TX rent-to-own market is more affordable than the traditional housing market which has shown tremendous growth across the U.S. and with it, aggressive competition for home purchases. With the current housing shortage trend it can make it harder to become a homeowner, including in San Antonio, TX. This means higher than average down payments for homes and higher qualification standards for conventional home loans. With a rent-to-own property, tenants are also buyers. You can live in the house for a set amount of time before you purchase it, meaning that you get to know the house, your neighbors, and your community before making the final purchase. This enables you and your family to make the right choice based on both information and experience. Rent-to-own is also a great alternative way to get into a home if you have bad credit or don't have enough saved for a down payment.

Check out 300 San Antonio, TX rent to own homes for sale, which may include auction properties, for sale by owner, and more.

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1615 BURNET ST
2 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Harvard Place - Eastlawn
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78202
1,092 Sqft | Built in 1915
210 RAINBOW DR
3 Beds, 4 Baths
Rent To Own
Terrell Heights
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78209
1,780 Sqft | Built in 1940
9439 KIRK POND
3 Beds, 4 Baths
Rent To Own
Alamo Farmsteads
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78240
2,424 Sqft | Built in 2003
7303 Equinox Corner
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78252
1,704 Sqft | Built in 2019
Hot
5035 VILLAGE GLN
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Park Village
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78218
1,396 Sqft | Built in 1967
11230 BUTTERFLY BUSH
4 Beds, 4 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78245
2,970 Sqft | Built in 2015
2319 Mission Vw #1
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78223
Built in 2004
43 BRISTOL GRN
3 Beds, 4 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78209
4,502 Sqft | Built in 1998
Rent to own homes offer low monthly payments and flexible terms
13319 WHISPER XING
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78252
1,662 Sqft | Built in 2019
1 of 25 6531 PORT ELIZABETH
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
Converse, TX 78109
1,695 Sqft | Built in 2017
1004 MONTEREY ST
1 Bed, 1 Bath
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78207
448 Sqft | Built in 1940
167 PRICE AVE
2 Beds, 1 Bath
Rent To Own
Quintana
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78211
1,742 Sqft | Built in 1942
3627 W MARTIN ST
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Prospect Hill
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78207
1,056 Sqft | Built in 1952
9511 MAIDENSTONE DR
4 Beds, 2.5 Baths
Rent To Own
Northwest Crossing
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78250
2,036 Sqft | Built in 1989
25731 WILLARD PATH
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78261
2,526 Sqft | Built in 2010
604 RAYBURN DR
2 Beds, 1 Bath
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78221
1,054 Sqft | Built in 1947
8020 FAIR BND
3 Beds, 1 Bath
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78250
1,046 Sqft | Built in 1984
406 FERGUSON AVE
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Arena District
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78203
1,250 Sqft | Built in 1985
115 N MEADOW ST
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Converse
Single Family Home
Converse, TX 78109
1,048 Sqft | Built in 1978
206 FREEMAN DR
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Woodlawn Hills
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78228
840 Sqft | Built in 1950
318 SPRUCE BREEZE
3 Beds, 3 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78245
1,554 Sqft | Built in 2006
12606 MIDDLE LN
3 Beds, 1 Bath
Rent To Own
El Dorado
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78217
1,317 Sqft | Built in 1964
1310 SAINT CLOUD RD
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Jefferson
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78228
1,812 Sqft | Built in 1945
2331 PREAKNESS LN
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Churchill Estates
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78248
2,232 Sqft | Built in 1996
3407 STARBEND ST
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Oak Grove
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78217
1,813 Sqft | Built in 1971
5810 HIDDEN LAKE ST
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Lakeside
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78222
1,757 Sqft | Built in 1975
2367 BURNET ST
3 Beds, 1 Bath
Rent To Own
Harvard Place - Eastlawn
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78202
1,084 Sqft | Built in 1949
227 PICKFORD AVE
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Memorial Heights
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78228
1,600 Sqft | Built in 1958
1502 SANTA ANNA
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Los Angeles Heights - Keystone
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78201
1,450 Sqft | Built in 1941
7947 MEADOW WAY CT
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Meadow Village
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78227
1,334 Sqft | Built in 2004
227 COYLE PL
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Maverick
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78201
1,630 Sqft | Built in 1950
1443 ARANSAS AVE
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Townhouse/Condo
San Antonio, TX 78210
1,084 Sqft | Built in 1947
New
4623 BELINDA LEE ST
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78220
1,240 Sqft | Built in 1970
1511 W HERMOSA DR
2 Beds, 1 Bath
Rent To Own
Northwest Los Angeles Heights
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78201
768 Sqft | Built in 1945
1 of 28 20 DONORE SQ
5 Beds, 3.5 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78229
4,314 Sqft | Built in 1983
New
210 W LUBBOCK ST
3 Beds, 1 Bath
Rent To Own
Harris
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78204
1,124 Sqft | Built in 1948
New
4343 SUN VISTA LN
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
Sun Gate
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78217
1,584 Sqft | Built in 1966
New
306 HATCHER AVE
4 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
San Antonio, TX 78223
1,764 Sqft | Built in 1958
1 of 23 320 LANDMARK OAK
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
Cibolo, TX 78108
2,354 Sqft | Built in 2017
Hot
1 of 24 780 VISTA PKWY
2 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
New Braunfels, TX 78130
1,110 Sqft | Built in 1988
Hot
1 of 14 1337 LAUREN ST
3 Beds, 2 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Single Family Home
New Braunfels, TX 78130
1,798 Sqft | Built in 2015
1 of 21 939 Langesmill Branch
3 Beds, 2.5 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Townhouse/Condo
New Braunfels, TX 78130
1,718 Sqft | Built in 2017
1 of 15 905 Crystal Brook Cove
3 Beds, 2.5 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Townhouse/Condo
New Braunfels, TX 78130
1,654 Sqft | Built in 2017
1 of 21 918 Crystal Brook Cove
3 Beds, 2.5 Baths
Rent To Own
 
Townhouse/Condo
New Braunfels, TX 78130
1,718 Sqft | Built in 2018
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Buying a Home in San Antonio, TX

San Antonio, TX is seeing rapid growth and San Antonio, TX's' housing market remains optimal with an average home price that is -28% below the 2022 national average. San Antonio, TX is part of Bexar county and taxes are an important factor to consider when purchasing a home whether through rent to own or a traditional purchase. The average tax rate as of 2022 for county Bexar is 2.12% which is above the national average, which is 0.99%.

Median Home Price in San Antonio, TX

Median Rent in San Antonio, TX

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Average Cost of Living in San Antonio

In general, the state of Texas has a reasonable cost of living, and if you're looking for an affordable place to live, San Antonio fits the mold. The cost of living in the city is 4.2% lower than the state average and 10.3% lower than the national average. Groceries, health, utilities, and transportation are all below Texas and the United States' averages. Other major cities in the state, while still affordable, are considerably higher. For example, the cost of living in Houston is nearly 7% more than San Antonio, and Dallas is more expensive by almost 17%. These numbers should motivate people who are relocating to think about San Antonio as one of their options.

Average Home Prices in San Antonio

The American dream of homeownership is certainly a possibility for you in San Antonio, where the median home cost is $175,400. The state average of $195,000 is 8.4% higher, and the national average, $231,200, is 24.1% higher. Compared to other major cities in Texas, these are excellent values. In Houston, you would pay $185,500 on average - still 4% below the rest of the state and nearly 20% less than the rest of the country, but it is $10,000 more than San Antonio. Average homes in Dallas cost $214,700, which is significantly higher. San Antonio is an excellent destination for potential homeowners looking for rent-to-own options with such reasonable real estate prices.

San Antonio Statistics

If you're interested in San Antonio rent-to-own homes, don't forget to consider important factors in addition to monthly living costs, such as average commute, taxes, crime rates, etc. The following are some common San Antonio statistics compared to the U.S. national average.

San Antonio Averages National Averages
One-Way Commute 24.1 minutes 26.4 minutes
Violent Crime 37.0 22.7
Property Crime 72.4 35.4
Unemployment Rate 3.3% 3.9%
Income Tax Rate 0% 4.6%
Air Quality 57 58
Water Quality 70 55
Median Household Income $46,317 $53,482
Median Property Taxes $3,485 $2,200
Utilities $167/month $112/month
Monthly Rent $1,050 $1,470
Median Home Cost $175,400 $231,200
Median Home Age 33 years 40 years

Popular Amenities and Attractions in San Antonio

There's a lot to do in San Antonio. More than 34 million people visit the city every year. You don't have to be interested in history to enjoy its abundance of historical sites. From Fort Alamo, the site of the famous Battle of the Alamo, to the Spanish Governor's Palace - an 18th-century structure that brings you back to the Spanish colonial days - to the San Antonio Missions that date back to the early 1700s, you'll soon forget that you're living in the 21st century.

The city also has a host of arts, cultural, and historical museums. Learn about the early days of the west at the Briscoe Western Art Museum, and study the life of Jose Antonio Navarro, a native Texan who signed Texas' Declaration of Independence, at his 1850s home - now the Casa Navarro State Historic Site.

Enjoy the San Antonio River Walk by foot or aboard a riverboat. Along the way, you'll see many restaurants, park areas, and shops, while you'll learn about the city and its culture. There are also indoor and outdoor events for individuals and families to enjoy year-round.

There's a wide range of people from various cultures, backgrounds, and ethnicities living in San Antonio. Everyone is welcome, and everyone feels welcome. That's what makes this city so amazing, and that's why so many people keep coming to Alamo City. There are plenty of rent-to-own opportunities in San Antonio, so why not consider joining the crowd of newcomers when you're ready to make your next move?

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