Waltham, commonly referred to as Watch City due to its association with the watch industry. The Waltham Watch Company opened its factory in Waltham, MA in 1854 and was the first company to make watches on an assembly line. This original watch factory is now home to Watch Factory Lofts, a trendy apartment community with luxury loft apartments. Apartments in Waltham. Enjoy living in a revitalized place that is considered a center for research and higher education. Waltham is home to two major universities – Bentley College and Brandeis University. Also home to outstanding technology companies, world class restaurants, museums, arts galleries, and plenty of outdoor recreational spaces.
Located just 11 miles north-west of downtown Boston, Massachusetts, Waltham is an ideal location. Just a quick train ride to enjoy all that Boston has to offer with cultural events, dining and nightlife. Watch City stretches along the Charles River and contains several beautiful dams that were used to power textile mills in the early years of the industrial activity. Now, residents of Waltham can enjoy a kayak or run along the Charles River during the day, then hop on a train into Boston for dinner and a show.
In addition to the noteworthy academics in Waltham, many major organizations including Astra-Zeneca, National Grid, Bank of America, Raytheon and Verizon have made their home in this desirable city. Love where you live, come to Waltham, MA.
Thinking of making the move to Waltham – no problem, we’ve got you covered! Princeton Properties provides two great options for rent: Watch Factory Lofts and Loft 241. Also, if you are looking for temporary furnished housing, we have a great option with Princeton Properties Corporate Housing in Waltham.