3 Reasons to Live and Rent in Greenfield, Wisconsin

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Milwaukee Living

At Wimmer Communities, we know that finding the best place to live can be a challenge. You need more than just a comfortable, attractive home. You also want to be near the best restaurants and attractions without the noise of city living. You'll find all of these benefits and more when you live and rent in Greenfield, WI.

Greenfield Ranks Better

Greenfield is located in Milwaukee County, just outside of the metropolitan city of Milwaukee. With a population of approximately 37,000, Greenfield is seeing continuous population growth as people recognize the benefits of living in this delightful suburb. Greenfield boasts lower commute times, unemployment rates, and cost of living than the national average. As far as weather, Greenfield ranks 9.2/10 in comfort for year-round climate. 

There's So Much to See and Do

As part of Greater Milwaukee, the largest metropolitan area in Wisconsin, Greenfield has the benefits of living in the suburbs, with access to some of the best restaurants and attractions that larger cities have to offer. 

Around Greenfield, you’ll find a farmers’ market, eight city parks, five county parks, and a nationally recognized skatepark that is being restored for families and neighborhood skateboarders alike. 

A 15-20 minute drive into Milwaukee will take you to additional culture and outdoor leisure.  You can take in a Brewers game at American Family Field, soak up culture at the Milwaukee Art Museum, or enjoy the Harley Davidson Museum. Enjoy a day relaxing or partaking in water sports on Lake Michigan at one of the best Milwaukee beaches. No matter what your hobbies are, you're sure to find something fun and interesting. 

Convenient Location 

When you live in Greenfield, everything you could possibly want is a short drive away. Milwaukee International Airport is only 10-15 minutes away. You can catch a Packers game with only a two-hour drive to Green Bay. Or, head to the city of Wisconsin Dell. Known for its indoor water parks and entertainment, it's only a two-hour drive. What’s more, less than two hours takes you straight into the 3rd largest city in the US — Chicago!

Your opportunities for day and weekend trips are endless, but at the end of the day, you have the luxury of returning to your relaxing Greenfield apartment where you can live, work from home and enjoy the benefits of suburban living. If you are ready to live and rent in Greenfield,  contact us at Wimmer Communities, so we can help you find the perfect apartment.

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