Rent to Own Homes near Tyler, TX

  • Tyler, Texas, has the apt nickname, the "Rose Capital of the World," thanks to the beautiful rose bushes throughout the city and the immense inner city garden. The Tyler Rose Garden is the largest of its kind in the United States and is a huge tourist attraction. Officially named after former U.S. President John Tyler, the city is home to nearly 100,000 residents who live and work here. If you're looking for a place to buy or rent, Tyler is a great option.

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

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Top Reasons to Live in Tyler TX

  • Housing StatisticsIn Tyler, the average sale price for homes is just under $100,000 for all types of homes, though, Tyler averages about 10 home sales per year. The average listing price in real estate guides is $275,000, despite the much lower average sale price. The yearly number of home sale listings is around 675, with little fluctuation. This number includes rent to own homes.
  • Arts and CultureTyler is home to the Caldwell Zoo and the popular Broadway Square Mall, as well as several post-secondary education facilities. Students in Tyler can attend the University of Texas at Tyler, the University of Texas Health Center at Tyler, Texas College, or Tyler Junior College. How does this fit into culture? You can't beat the thriving yet "starving" artist communities that come from these schools. No matter what day of the week it is, local shops always have a new gallery showing from an up-and-coming artist, or a new singer-songwriter ready to show you their stuff. For outdoor entertainment, residents commonly visit Lake Tyler, Lake Palestine, and one of the many beautiful golf courses in the city. Only a few miles away you can find the Tyler State Park, which allows visitors to camp and boat on the lake. Every year, the city hosts the Texas Rose Festival which draws in thousands of tourists.
  • Weather and ClimateThe Tyler climate is similar to the rest of east Texas, which really means that is quite unpredictable from season to season. It also means that overall, Tyler conforms to the behavior of a humid subtropical climate like much of the South. The summers are long, humid and hot, and the winters quite short, with record highs of 115 degrees Fahrenheit during the summer, and record lows of less-than-balmy minus-3 degrees during the winter.
  • Neighborhood GuideCheck out more about Tyler's neighborhoods below if you're looking for a rentable, ownable, or rent to own house.