The shape of the city of Fountain Hills is almost a square, squeezed in between Central Scottsdale and the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation Reservation. Fountain Hills is a very safe and reliable area as there is a very low crime rate and an altogether quiet atmosphere. The home values and rental costs are fairly consistent throughout the city, varying only with nearness to mountain and golf courses.
Here are some quick facts to make renting a home in Fountain Hills easier:
- The median rental price in Fountain Hills is $1,820 a month, which is significantly higher than the Phoenix metro area median of about $1,200.
- The value of home listings in Fountain Hills have declined in the past few years, but are expected to rise by about 1.0% over the next year (2015).
- About 31% of the houses in Fountain Hills are single family homes (with children) and 27% are single people living in smaller accommodations.
Where You Want to Be
Fountain Hills is a rare city in that it does not have many undesirable areas. Most of the city is suburban, so shopping for rental homes and condos of any kind is easy. There are plenty of single family apartments and condos around popular areas like Avenue of the Fountains (Downtown) and other shopping centers. Much of what is available for renting a home in Fountain Hills, however, are single-family homes. Neighborhoods like the Camden Foothills, DC Ranch, and Gainey Ranch all have luxurious homes with access to the all-too-famous “Fountain Hills” lifestyle, without spending all of your savings to buy a home!
Process of Elimination
The hardest part about finding a home to rent in Fountain Hills is eliminating all of the other attractive homes from your list! Finding the perfect home takes time, but our agents are not ones to sit around a wait for the best Fountain Hills rental listing to come to you. Rather, our process is simple and aggressive. Each C21 agent is available around the clock to create a list of exactly what your are looking for in your Fountain Hills rental home. Next, we begin to compile lists of ALL available homes on the market right now (not just the ones that are listed with Century 21 Northwest). Our team arranges viewings around your schedule and always pre-approves the home before you even step foot in it. The elimination process is difficult, especially for homes in Fountain Hills! The most important thing you, as the renter, need to bring to the table is an idea of what you are looking for and, more importantly, what you are not looking for in your future rental home. Our agents will take it from there!
To see a list of all the listings for renting a home in Fountain Hills, click here.