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Reno Nevada is considered the county seat of the Washoe County in Nevada and has a population of over 220,000 being one of the largest by population in the state of Nevada. This city can be found in a high desert valley right at the foot of the Sierra Nevada.
As you start your Reno apartment search you will find Reno referred to as the “Biggest Little City in the World”. You will find that most times when you do a search for Reno on the internet you will come up with information on the casinos that you will find there. The city is home to one of the largest gaming corporations; Harrah’s Entertainment which makes Reno very desirable for those looking to vacation and gamble there. For many persons it is the experience that they have in the city that makes them want to look for Reno apartments for rent.
As you look through a Reno apt listing one thing you must consider for your relocation is the climate of the city. Rainfall in the city is very low but the city has a steppe climate because it has a low evaporation rate. Precipitation levels are very low there is some amount of snowfall in the winter it is usually only minimal with an annual average of 23.8 inches. If you choose to find Reno apartments close to the Virginia mountain range you will find some thunderstorms during the summer and you will get some more snow in the winter. You can expect to have thunderstorms between April and October during the afternoon (as before in some areas more than others). Temperatures for Reno summers tend to stay within the 90’s during the day and in the 50’s during the night. In the winter you can expect daytime temperatures of 45 degrees and night time temperatures of 21 degrees.
There is quite a number of available Reno apartments for rent in the downtown area as many of the casinos have been transformed into modern condominiums offering a number of amenities. There are also a number of new buildings being established on once vacant lots. One example of an apartment that was redeveloped is the Residences at Riverwalk Towers. These provide ideal Reno apartments in the heart of downtown close to everything with a number of convenient amenities and top class features.
Reno was once a very congested city where traffic is concerned but now when you search for apartments in Reno you don’t have to worry about that. This is due to the introduction of the Reno Transportation Rail Access Corridor referred to as ReTRAC. It not only solves traffic congestion problems but also noise pollution as well. Since the tracks are below street level it makes the city a nicer and more relaxing place to visit with a lot less humdrum.
When you search for Reno apartments one thing you won’t have to worry about being far from is nightlife. If the nightlife is important to you then you will be glad to know that the night time scene in the city is very alive. It doesn’t matter if you just want a place to socialize after work or if you want to do some hardcore clubbing or some gambling you will find it here. On West 1st and 2nd streets you can find major nightclubs and bars as well as casinos. Even if you don’t rent Reno apartments downtown you will find that each neighborhood has their own local breweries, bars and strip malls.
If you are interested in a different type of entertainment while living in your apartments in Reno you can find it at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, Reno Events Center, La Bussola, Sierra Arts and Bruka Theatre. Here you will find many plays and shows along with numerous art events and concerts if you have a taste for the finer types of entertainment.