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Apartments Near University of New Mexico 

Your hunt for apartments for rent in Albuquerque, NM ends at Desert Creek. Our location is just off I-25, minutes from the Montano Rail Runner station, and conveniently near popular places of entertainment and leisure. Commuting to work or play is easier than ever when you live in our community.

Take sightseeing to the next level, literally, with a balloon ride at Rainbow Ryders and World Balloon; or if you’d rather stay on ground, drop by Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum and witness the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Have a blast at Cliff’s Amusement Park, Hinkle Family Fun Center, and The Albuquerque Downs Racetrack & Casino. Watch jaw-dropping performances at Kimo Theater, Popejoy Hall or Sunshine Theater and see the latest blockbusters at Cinemark Rio 24 or Century 14 Downtown. Spot the best dishes at IHOP, Blake’s Lotaburger, Fiesta’s Restaurant, Main Event Entertainment, among many others then get shopping done at Walmart Supercenter, Costco Wholesale and Sam’s Club. Find out more about some of the local employers including Presbyterian Hospital, Kindred Hospital Albuquerque, Wells Fargo Bank, Hodgin Elementary School, Del Norte High School and The University of New Mexico.

On those much-needed days off spent at home, we keep things going with the outdoor swimming pool, theater room, spa/hot tub, and fitness center. Secure your new home at Desert Creek by calling us today!