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Best Value Neighborhood Review: Astoria

Best Value Neighborhood Review: Astoria

Astoria has tons to offer for the price. At first glance, it might seem like a quiet, middle class neighborhood. And while that’s part of Astoria’s awesome personality, don’t let it fool you into thinking this place is boring. Delicious microbreweries, astounding Greek food, beautiful […]

Best Value Neighborhood Review: Ridgewood

Best Value Neighborhood Review: Ridgewood

Ridgewood is an affordable, quiet neighborhood of friendly and pragmatic people based out of Queens. Covering about two square miles, it offers an interesting blend of organized living and pragmatic culture combined with friendly people and lots of little one-off corner stores with an old-school […]

Best Value Neighborhood Review: Bay Ridge

Best Value Neighborhood Review: Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge is an easily missed neighborhood with a small-town feel, sitting securely amidst the organized chaos of New York City. Located in Brooklyn and snuggled up against the Upper and Lower Bay of the Hudson River, this area offers a low key place to […]

7 Reasons To Try A Short Term Rental In NYC

7 Reasons To Try A Short Term Rental In NYC

Moving to a city with over eight and a half million people in it with some of the most expensive rent in the nation is kind of a big deal. Have you considered the benefits of signing a short term lease to learn more about […]

Should I live in Stuytown? Yes, Here’s Why

Should I live in Stuytown? Yes, Here’s Why

The colony of red brick buildings on the east side of Manhattan may appear mysterious or even a bit obscure, but these post-war apartments are the cities best kept housing secret. Stuyvesant Town, or Stuytown, and its sister development Peter Cooper Village make up a […]

4 Perks of Brooklyn Apartments

4 Perks of Brooklyn Apartments

When people move to New York, they often set their sights on places like Manhattan. It’s in-your-face famous, and just uttering the word conjures up reruns of hundreds of movies in the imagination. But places like Manhattan are soul-crushingly expensive. Have you considered moving to […]

3 Easy To Miss Problems With New York Apartments

3 Easy To Miss Problems With New York Apartments

You’ve searched for New York apartments and narrowed your choices with organization, research, and skill. You’ve nailed all the common pitfalls of signing a lease, and you have steely-eyed confidence that nothing, nothing, is going to get past you. You will not be ripped off, […]

How To Sublease Your Apartment in New York City

How To Sublease Your Apartment in New York City

The most effective thing to do when you need to sublease your apartment is to remember what it was like when you were searching for an apartment. Remember the mild panic and stress sweats? Yea, not cute. Make the process and discovery of your room […]

3 Best Features In A Roommate Finder

3 Best Features In A Roommate Finder

Roommate finder services and websites abound, and they all offer different features. But what features make the best roommate finder? To answer that question, it’s important to understand how top features benefit the number one most important part of the equation: you. Every Roommate Finder […]

How Much Rent Should I Expect to Pay in NYC?

How Much Rent Should I Expect to Pay in NYC?

How much rent you can expect to pay in NYC is greatly dependent on how much money you make and how much of a sucker you are. JK, income doesn’t matter that much, you’ll probably over spend any way. The general recommendation is that rent […]