Redmond's Overlake neighborhood is perhaps best known as the home of Microsoft and Nintendo of America. It's situated just to the southwest of Downtown Redmond and about 15 miles east of Seattle.
If you decide to rent an apartment in the Overlake section of Redmond, you'll be near some delicious places to eat. Sichuanese Cuisine offers residents some tasty Szechuan food. Lovers of Thai food regularly head to Bai Tong Thai Restaurant and Wanta Thai Cuisine. Seoul Hot Pot serves some good Korean food, and Spice Route Indian Cuisine is a regular destination for those looking for quality Indian food. If ethnic food is a love of yours, you'll greatly enjoy dining in this area.
One of the greatest benefits of renting in Overlake is the easy access to Marymoor Park, King County's largest park spanning 640 acres. Dog owners enjoy taking their beloved pets to the dog park. The Sammamish River and East Lake Sammamish Trails end here. The opposite ends of those trails are in Bothell and Issaquah, respectively. Both trails are about 11 miles long. Westside and Cascade View Parks are a couple of popular parks located in Overlake, Redmond.
Apartments for rent in Overlake, Redmond, WA, are located near several schools in the Bellevue School District. Lake Washington High School is about a mile south of the Microsoft office near the southern border of this neighborhood. Sherwood Forest Elementary School is located next to LWHS, and Highland Middle School is a mile west of those two schools.
Apartments in Redmond's Overlake neighborhood can be easily viewed by using Apartment Guide. There is detailed information available about each of the apartment communities listed on the website from rent price to square footage to distance from your job or school.