Find a home for rent in Lansing, Kansas, and see why many consider this historic Midwestern suburb so likable. Located just northwest of Kansas City, Lansing offers rental home residents the best of "The Heart of America," plus a quiet refuge in the gorgeous outskirts of the city. Whether you want to experience the history and culture of Kansas City or you decide to invite your Lansing neighbors over for a cookout at your rental home, you will find a world of activity in Lansing, Kan.
Once named by Money Magazine as one of America's Best Places to Live, Lansing is a great place for people to connect to the community through festivals, events and local businesses. In the spring, challenge your Lansing neighbors in the annual barbecue cook-off during the Lansing Daze Festival, which takes place the first Friday in May. If you're lucky, you may have a rental home in Lansing strategically placed to see the annual fireworks show during Lansing's Fourth of July Celebration. Browse the work of local artists at Lansing's Autumn in the Grove event, which is held the second Saturday in October.
History buffs have plenty to keep them occupied in Lansing. Check out the Lansing Historical Museum -- the only public/commercial building, other than a small turn-of-the-century bank, which remains downtown. You may also want to visit the Kansas Regional Prisons Museum. It is the state's oldest penitentiary and includes historical prison artifacts from regional institutions.
Outdoor lovers and sports enthusiasts are right at home in Lansing. If you like golf, make sure you sign up for Lansing's Annual Golf Tournament, which is held the second Friday in June at the Leavenworth Country Club. If you are a baseball fan, rent a house near Arrowhead Stadium. NASCAR fans will love their rental house in Lansing because they will not have far to drive to see their favorite drivers race at the Kansas City Speedway.
Lansing also features many pet-friendly and inexpensive apartment and home rentals for college students, senior citizens, military members and families. No matter what you are looking for in a rental home or how long you intend to stay, there are many houses and apartments for rent in Lansing, Kan., that will accommodate your needs.