As the home of major employers like Amazon, Starbucks, and Nordstrom, Seattle is known for a robust job market that attracts people from all around the country. Beyond the excellent employment prospects, there's so much that makes Seattle one of the most desirable places to live, especially for lovers of the outdoors. The Emerald City earned its nickname because of its beautiful tree-lined streets, over 400 public parks, and the lush forests located a short distance from downtown. If you love watching live sports, the city offers countless opportunities to cheer for your favorite team with stadiums for football, baseball, women's basketball, and more. Seattle's foodies enjoy a diverse restaurant scene with every possible cuisine, from flaky samosas to handmade pasta. Seattle’s also known for amazing seafood, especially from local favorites like Chinook's and Shucker's Oyster Bar. Excellent public schools and walkable neighborhoods round out some of the main features that make Seattle a great home. Enjoy it all to the fullest by joining Lincoln's luxurious apartment communities in and around Seattle.