Mount Pleasant apartments for rent are situated amid a placid, up-and-coming Washington D.C. suburb. This scenic neighborhood, which is just a short jaunt away from the city's downtown area is filled with uncongested thoroughfares that are bordered with swaths of tall evergreens. You and your family will surely feel at home amid the tight-knit community that prizes neighborliness and socializing.
Parks and Recreation
Just a short jaunt away from apartments in Mount Pleasant is Piney Branch Park, which can easily be accessed via 16th Street. This beautiful stretch of woods will make you feel like your in a national forest as you go for nature walks with your family. At the center of neighborhood is the Powell Recreation Center. There, you can start a pick-up game or simply lounge on the grass as you snack on a picnic. Powell's central location makes it the ideal place to meet your neighbors and socialize. To the east is the US and Soldiers and Airmens Home Golf Course, where you and your new friends can hit the links and battle for bragging rights.
If you work in the city center of Washington D.C. you can get to the office in a matter of minutes with the convenient Metro system, which runs through the community. In close proximity to the apartments for rent in Mount Pleasant is the Columbia Heights station. Also, in close proximity to your new abode is the Georgia Avenue station. For longer commutes you can always hop on Highway 29 or Highway 1, which can get you on your way to Baltimore or other great East Coast locations.
Your children will surely prosper at the local public and private schools. Tubman Elementary School is well-received by parents and students. If you want your little ones to get a sense of culture as they learn, they will surely find a rich learning environment at the Nationhouse Watoto School. Another option that you have is Sela PCS, a charter school that is just a short driving distance from the Mount Pleasant apartments. There, your little ones will be under the tutelage of some of the city's best instructors.
Your neighborhood is in close proximity to a vast array of political arenas and educational institutions - every day trip you take to the center of the city will be a an educational opportunity. Right down 16th Street is the White House, which is flanked by the Vice President's Ceremonial Office as the US Department of Treasury. Also nearby is the National Geographic Society as well as the United States Conference of Mayors.
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