Home for Lease in Memphis, TN

Memphis is known as “Home of the Blues” and “Birthplace of Rock ‘n Roll.” It is located on the Chickasaw bluffs in southwestern Tennessee overlooking the Mississippi River. It is comparatively cheap to live in Memphis and is characterized by a desirable climate, cultural diversity, abundant social amenities and a wonderful destination for a person looking for a residential property to lease.

The City

Memphis had a 2013 population of 653,450, making it the largest city in Tennessee.

There is no shortage of attractions in Memphis. Memphis is home to the legendary Sun Studio and Shangri-La Records. There are several blues, rock ‘n roll and country music themed bars, and the city is home to numerous events and festivals such as Carnival Memphis, the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest and the Beale Street Music Festival.

Memphis also boasts museums such as the National Civil Rights Museum, Children’s Museum of Memphis, and Graceland. It also has parks and attractions like the Memphis Botanic Garden, Shelby Farms, Audubon Park, and the Memphis Zoo.

The popular neighborhoods in Memphis include Midtown, Downtown Medical Center, Jackson University Area, Frayser-Raleigh, Depot, and McKellar-Whitehaven-Levi.

The Economy

The Memphis economy is driven by manufacturing, technology, transportation, agribusiness, healthcare and entertainment. Several multinational have offices in the city including FedEx, Allenberg Cotton, Varsity Brands, Evergreen Packaging, and American Residential Services.

There are numerous public and private schools in Memphis. The Shelby County School System, for example, has more than two hundred elementary, middle, and high schools. Memphis is also home to Christian Brothers University, Memphis College of Art, University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, LeMoyne–Owen College, Visible Music College, and Baptist College of Health Sciences.

Our Memphis office:
Main Street Renewal
530 Oak Court Drive, Suite 145
Memphis, TN 38117
(901) 334-1850