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Affordable Fun With Your Roommate In NYC

Affordable Fun With Your Roommate In NYC

You and your roommate have a lot in common. You both work hard, share some similar interests, and are spread thin in the financial department. New York City has so much to do, but it can seem a little inaccessible when you’re on a budget. […]

Shared Housing in Manhattan

Shared Housing in Manhattan

You just got to the Big Apple, the target of all your hopes and dreams. Maybe you’re an aspiring actor trying to break into Broadway, or the burgeoning TV and movie scene? Maybe you are just looking to get out of your one traffic light […]

How To Share A House In NYC

How To Share A House In NYC

Instead of renting an apartment, you may elect to share a house in NYC instead. In some ways, sharing a house is just like getting along with roommates in an apartment building. But in other, less obvious ways, it’s actually pretty different. Here’s some advice […]

How Should Roommates Split Utilities?

How Should Roommates Split Utilities?

Splitting utilities with roommates should no longer be a cause for concern. With so many resources to be utilized, it’s really hard to get it wrong. Here are a few tips, tricks, and apps to help you split utilities and navigate your way through fair […]

3 Roommate Red Flags

3 Roommate Red Flags

Most everyone has a roommate horror story. Not the “Friday the 13th” type horror but the “eats all of my groceries and is always late on rent” scare. These aren’t just funny old college stories but lessons on what to avoid when choosing roommates. Curving […]

How To Have Pets With Roommates In NYC

How To Have Pets With Roommates In NYC

Getting along with a roommate can be challenging at times, even when your personalities do complement each other. Add pets with roommates into the mix and diplomacy can break down fast. Especially in NYC, where owning a pet is harder than usual due to a […]

Should I Get A Roommate In New York City?

Should I Get A Roommate In New York City?

That’s a big question to ask yourself. Getting a roommate in New York City will affect your life, finances, sleep cycles, and general state of sanity in every way. Finding a roommate is make-or-break material, and should be treated with the same level of care […]

Should I Become Roommates With My Friend?

Should I Become Roommates With My Friend?

Stories are often told of two strangers living together and becoming the best of friends. While it is said friends should avoid living together in order to keep what they have. Let’s take a closer look at this strange phenomena to decide: should I become […]

3 Traits You Should Look For In A Roommate

3 Traits You Should Look For In A Roommate

Having a perfect roommate just isn’t a thing. Doesn’t mean you can’t strive for the best! Big city or small town, it’s important to know where to start when it comes to who you choose to share toilet paper and possibly most real side of […]

What To Do When Your Roommate is Late Paying Rent

What To Do When Your Roommate is Late Paying Rent

Besides eating the rest of a leftover pizza, a roommate late paying rent is a fairly common roommate misdemeanor. Unfortunately, there are no roommate police as of yet and rent still needs to be paid. For those who have found themselves in this unfortunate circumstance- […]