The 15th arrondissement in Paris is located to the southwest of the city's center. The neighborhood includes two well known sections of Paris, Montparnasse and Grenelle. The 15th arrondissement has a large business district and is home to the Montparnasse train station.
Montparnasse is a main business district in Paris and straddles the line between the 14th and 15th arrondissements. Gare Montparnasse, one of Paris' 6 main rail stations is in the 15th and offers services to the west and southwest of the country including TGV routes to Rennes, Nantes and Bordeaux.
The Grenelle area is a historic part of the 15th which was farmland as recently as the 19th century but has now been converted in to more modern housing and shopping.
Furthermore, the Parc des Expositions, Paris' main exhibition hall, is located in the 15th. Throughout the year there are several important international expositions.
The 15th arrondissement is a great choice to rent a furnished apartment if you are working in the area, need to be close to transportation or the Parc des Expositions halls. There are plenty of 15th arrondissement apartments to choose from.