Traditional town houses in Malta are often considered the official architectural emblem of the country and have been featured in countless books. The most popular areas for town houses for rent in Malta are Valletta, Birkirkara and Mosta due to its close proximity to all industry, tourism spots, schools and government institutions. These town houses for rent in Malta are also close to the action and many provide extras such as al fresco entertainment areas or a garden and even secure off-street parking or even a garage. Many investors have brought these romantic homes up to the most modern of standards and command favourable rents due to their location, size and layouts.
Malta is also known for offering maisonettes, which are one of the most popular property types offered for rent. In essence it is a type of apartment, but located at ground floor level, having its separate entrance. Although forming part of a residential block, maisonettes Malta tend to feel more like a freestanding house and generally also have a sizeable yard at the back of the property.