Amherst (/ˈæmhərst/ (listen)) is a town in Erie County, New York, United States. Amherst is the most populated town in upstate New York, and an inner ring suburb of Buffalo. As of the 2010 census, the town had a total population of 122,366. This represents an increase of 5.0% from the 2000 census.
The second largest in area and the most populous suburb of Buffalo, New York, the town of Amherst encompasses the village of Williamsville as well as the hamlets of Eggertsville, Getzville, Snyder, Swormville, and East Amherst. The town is in the northern part of Erie County and borders a section of the Erie Canal.
Amherst is home to the north campus of the University at Buffalo, the graduate campus of Medaille College, a satellite campus of Bryant & Stratton College, and Daemen College.
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Single Family Homes For Sale in Amherst
There is a variety of styles and prices for single family homes for sale in Amherst. We have both one and two story homes available. Choose your style from a Cape Cod to a contemporary home with a Frank LLoyd Wright look. The age of homes varies as well. If you are a traditionalist you can easily find a home build in the early 1900’s. If you prefer something newer there are several homes on the market at any given time that we are sure you will find suitable.
The Amherst condominium market is certainly not what it was years ago. There are now lots of location and options for you to choose from. The inventory changes often so stop back frequently to see what is new and exciting. Explore what Amherst condos and town homes have to offer.
Amherst is home to some of the finest luxury communities in New York State. Amherst luxury homes offer several amenities. They are typically on a larger lot with in ground pools and other buildings on the property such as large sheds or pool cabanas. Many have home theaters as well. There is never a shortage of luxury homes it Amherst.
If you are not yet ready to buy a home in Amherst there are always plenty of homes and apartments for rent in the area. Rental rates are reasonable and you can generally find something that suits your needs although it might be a little bit harder if you have pets, but, that doesn’t mean we can’t find you a nice apartment if you do have pets. It just may take a little longer to find one so don’t hesitate to call and get us started on a search for a rental that fits your needs.
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