Historically a farming community, Lee’s Summit is becoming one of the busiest communities in the metro area. About 20 miles from the Kansas City metropolitan area, it is rumored to have once been home to notorious outlaw Cole Younger. Today, it is home to a diverse blend of Lee’s Summit apartments for rent.
Making its way to the 2006 Money Magazine list of “100 Best Cities to Live in the United States,” finding an apartment for rent in Lee’s Summit means discovering suburban living with urban amenities. And with an exceptional mix of manufacturing, retail, major corporations and innovative industries, you can find Lee’s Summit apartments for rent offering easy commutes to work.
Lee’s Summit also offers a wide range of recreational options. The historic downtown district features many unique shops and restaurants. Summit Fair, an open-air lifestyle center, offers retail outlets of all types and sizes. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy camping, hiking, biking and more through the many Jackson Country Parks and Recreation facilities.