Renting one of the Swampscott apartments available is a good way to enjoy small town life. You're only about 15 miles away from Boston and have access to the beautiful Atlantic coastline. Part of the town's appeal is due to the quality public school system, a small population, and the town's dedication to keeping its residents happy and safe. MBTA commuter rail service is easily accessible, so you can safely live here and commute to Boston without any problems. The commuter train route that services Swampscott connects to Boston's Blue Line in Revere putting Boston's subway system close to you.
Swampscott has a long history as a resort town and still attracts beachgoers to this day. Because the town is on Route 129 and 1A, the other great beaches of the North Shore are within easy reach. However, with four beaches in the town itself, you probably won't need to go far. The Olmsted Subdivision Historic District is one of the town's main points that you'll enjoy seeing. Other things to see in town include the Elihu Thomson House, which is the town hall, the John Humphreys House and Mary Baker Eddy Historic House. Don't forget about the Swampscott Fish House, one of the oldest ones in the country.
Because Swampscott is such an old town, you'll find homes built in several of the most popular styles. Stately Georgian houses, Cape Cod-style houses and Victorian houses are some of the most popular older homes. Many newer homes built since 2000 mimic these popular styles. Those who own older homes have converted many of them into apartments with spacious floor plans, often giving residents an entire floor to themselves. There are also condo owners in the area that rent them out, giving renters access to units that have a good maintenance history.
One popular apartment community that people in the Swampscott area enjoy is Vantage Pointe. The community is pet-friendly, with a resort-style pool and tennis courts. It is also becoming smoke-free, which many look forward to. Regardless of what type of apartment you choose, most are close to the MBTA station. You can take advantage of amenities like washers and dryers in the unit, large closets, open floor plans, possible office or den space, and pet-friendly policies. You'll enjoy the great lifestyle that these apartments provide, along with the greater convenience.
Luxury Apartment Buildings in Swampscott