Find yourself an apartment in Amherst New York and you will easily be able to commute to work in Buffalo just 12 miles away. The town is also 20 miles from Niagara Falls and has easy access to several major highways including I-990 and I-290.
Many people who rent Amherst apartments attend or work at The University at Buffalo which has two campuses here. The town is also home to Daemen College.
For entertainment, residents can visit the AMC Theatres - Maple Ridge on Maple Road. LaserTron Interactive Entertainment Center on Bailey Ave has laser tag, a go kart track, and 2 cyber sport courts. You will also find the Transit Lanes bowling alley here.
When you are ready to do some shopping there are plenty of places to go including the Boulevard Mall Shopping Center on Alberta Drive. The area also hosts several annual events including Old Home Days a 4-day festival at Island Park, Savor the Flavor Festival where you can sample food from many local restaurants and a Scottish Festival complete with authentic games, dancing and entertainment.
A few areas you can look for Amherst apartments are Main Street to be near the University South Campus, Niagara Falls Boulevard will put you close to shopping, highway access and the North Campus. You can find Amherst home rentals and private apartments on RentalsOnline.com too, so check back often.
Average Rent in Amherst, NY
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