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Information About Silver Spring Apartments
You will find Silver Spring apartments in Montgomery County, Maryland; the third most populace area in the state of Maryland. You will find the business hub at apex of Washington DC and so if you work here you an even rent apartments in Silver Spring or in Washington. The area is growing phenomenally and you will see this in the emergence of new office developments as well as with the increase in the number of Silver Spring apartments for rent that are available.
Here is a little history before I let you in on what you can expect once you move into your Silver Spring apartments. The name of the town comes from the 1840 discovery of a spring that had mica flecks in the water by Francis Preston Blair. After his finding he purchased the land around the area and the name has stuck ever since then.
When you settle into your apartments in Silver Spring the first thing I may advice you to do is to visit the Acorn Park which is home o the “silver spring” after which the town is named. If you would like to go on a hiking trip you can find this at the Rock Creek Park along with picnic areas and on the weekends when the road is closed to vehicular traffic you can indulge in some biking. Another place you can find hiking trails is at Sligo Creek Park as well as you can find tennis courts and playgrounds here. There is also Acorn Park Jesup Blair Park, Brookside Gardens, and Wheaton Regional Park.
Commute to and from your Silver Spring apartments should be a breeze as there are a number of highways that run through the town that contain 3 – 5 lanes of traffic. You will also have access to the Metrorail Red Line, MARC Train, Ride On and a free service called VanGo. So when you move here you can use your car during the week to go to work and back to your apartments in Silver Spring then on the weekend when you need to go out you can use public transportation. There are also local taxi services and the famous Greyhound services here in Silver Spring.
There are a number of great schools in the area if you want to base your Silver Spring apartment search close to good schools. You will find a number of public schools for all ages along with a number of private schools as well. There are also a number of institutions of higher learning to include the Community College of Montgomery County as well as Howard University and some others. Hence your children of any age can move to Silver Spring apartments with little to no disruption in their education.
You do not have to worry about your safety when you take up a Silver Spring apt listing as this is one of the safest places to live in the state. There are minimal petty crimes as the occasional burglary of a convenience store or gas station store but no large scale major crimes are committed in the area. So you as well as your children and your other loved ones and your property will be safe at your Silver Spring apartments. If you don’t find apartments with designated parking you don’t have to worry about your car being broken into.
As you continue your search for Silver Spring apartments for rent stop to read about the area in general to get a better feel of what you can expect once you move to the city. Also look at how apartments are rated by current and past residents and don’t use the online virtual tour as the only deciding factor as you need to do a walkthrough so you can see if the apartment has any obvious signs that it has been lived in before.