Ann Arbor Apartments for Rent
Natural beauty and a vibrant college town atmosphere define the city of Ann Arbor. Besides serving as a major employer for the city, the University of Michigan is at the center of many of Ann Arbor’s activities, including arts, entertainment, and sports. The university employs more than 30,000, with about 12,000 working in the medical center. As a member of the Big Ten Conference, the University of Michigan sports teams have a large following in Ann Arbor, particularly the football team. Rent your next apartment in Ann Arbor, and you can cheer on the Wolverines at the largest American football stadium in the world, Michigan Stadium, also known as “The Big House” to the team’s enthusiasts. Not surprisingly, Forbes named Ann Arbor the “Best College Sports Town” in 2009 and 2010.
Ann Arbor’s art scene is thriving with murals and installation art found throughout the city. Besides having several museums on the University of Michigan’s campus, the University Musical Society puts on more than 60 events every year. The city hosts more than 500,000 people at its annual Ann Arbor Art Fairs, which includes four separate fairs. Ann Arbor Film Festival is another popular city event, and it serves as one of the Academy Awards-qualifying festivals.
A haven for nature lovers, Ann Arbor is nicknamed “Tree Town” for the more than 100,000 trees the city contains. With more than 157 municipal parks and the 123-acre Nichols Arboretum, you’ll have no trouble finding a place for outdoor adventurers. University of Michigan students have performed Shakespearean plays at the arboretum, and the Fuller Recreation Area offers athletic fields, swimming pools, and bike paths to the public. A progressive college town encompassed by natural beauty, Ann Arbor is the perfect place to rent your next apartment.