Apartments for rent in Mesquite TX

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Mesquite TX City Guide

Maybe Mesquite is the place you have always been searching for. You get away from the big city, the noise. pollution, and tall buildings. You want something a little less congested, and you really desire that small town feel. There sure is a lot to love about Mesquite. One of your first questions might be, what can you do here? Well like the other suburbs of Dallas, there are plenty of restaurants, parks, and of course the arts. Texas has a lot of sunny days and you might want to spend some of your time outdoors.

One of the most famous events of the year is the Mesquite Rodeo. It’s a professional event and includes contests revolving around bull riding. This is a must even if you live here and one if you don’t. There are timed events, judges and much more. Don’t forget about the barrel racing and roping contests. It’s really worth checking out. Events are usually held on Friday and Saturday nights.

But there is more. If you are a fan of water activities or you just find a large body of water peaceful, Lake Ray Hubbard is almost on your front doorsteps. Whether you want to hike or bike around the numerous trails, or just sit and catch some fish, apartments in Mesquite TX are close to where you want to be. Or maybe you enjoy sports. Dallas has some famous professional organizations including the Dallas Cowboys and Dallas Mavs. It’s all just a short drive away.

How to get around Mesquite

For one, it offers great highways if you need to go east towards Dallas. There are a total of 3 possible routes to get to Big D. It’s about 14 miles or so on its shortest path.  You didn’t think there was a great public transportation system here, did you? Almost no Texas cities provide an adequate system where you can literally ditch your car. So yes, you will need your own form of transportation. Expect longer commute times. Many residents spend 30 minutes in their cars just getting to work. But there is a DART station nearby. This might be an option if you really want to avoid the heavy congestion. But that will still require that you travel from Mesquite to another suburb, either Garland or White Rock Lake.

Shopping and Recreation in Mesquite

Town East Mall is an enclosed shopping mall that has many notable anchors stores such as Dillard’s, Macy’s, and Sears.  There are numerous parks of all kinds and flavors to visit.  Town East Park features a dog park with both small and large areas that encompasses 30,000 square feet. Paschall Park showcases an 18 hole disc golf course.

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How Much Do Apartments Cost

But you might want to know what you will need to budget for a place. That will be determined by a variety of factors. Most specifically the age of the property, location, and the square footage. It’s always a good rule of thumb to expect older properties to be a bit more affordable. You can find 1 bedroom apartment homes in the low $600’s and even $500’s. You can even secure 2 bedroom Mesquite rentals well under $1000. The area is extremely affordable. It’s like any other city, rentals will be in different areas. Some will be near shopping centers, and others will be closer to residential neighborhoods.

Leasing Private Houses  

You might prefer renting a private rental. These can be a little harder to find than the larger apartments in Mesquite TX. Some of the best ways to discover homes and condos is to simply drive the area and keep your eyes open for “for rent” signs. You might also want to pick up a local newspaper. Start jotting down the phone numbers you see and start calling. Other great alternatives include apartments in Garland for rent.

Why Choose Rentkidz

But RentKidz is your go-to site. Here you can find a selection of 1,2, and 3 bedrooms for rent. Or if you prefer townhomes or condos, just ask. Want all bills paid or pet-friendly? No problem. Our  Texas apartment finders are here to answer any questions you have about availability of accommodations in the area. Mesquite isn’t the big city, nor does it try to be.

Many properties now allow you to fill out an application online. You don’t even need to tour the community anymore if you need to make a decision ASAP. Remember your not bound to the lease until you actually sign it!