Much of Washington's population lives in the Seattle metropolitan area, offering residents excellent transportation, strong employment options and scenic views of the Puget Sound region. The state is known as a hub for many technology companies and has a strong national presence in a mix of agriculture products.
Many students come here to attend one of the state’s large universities such as Washington State University, Western Washington University or Eastern Washington University.
Three of the largest employers in the state include Microsoft Corporation, Providence Health & Services, and Boeing Company. Amazon.com, Starbucks and Costco are a few other companies based in the state of Washington.
Once you get settled into an apartment or home rental in Washington, be sure to set some time aside to visit some to the state’s many fine attractions. The Space Needle at the Seattle Center is Seattle's most popular destination. Other visitors come to Washington to see Olympic National Park or Mount Rainier to view the stunning glacial overlook. Also popular is Point Defiance Park in Tacoma.
Rentals Online has listings of apartments in many Washington cities with lots of choices in the Seattle area and Spokane.