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Living in NYC: Affordable Neighborhoods In Manhattan

So you’ve decided to move to your dream borough – Manhattan! Home to some of our favorite TV show characters like Monica & Rachel from Friends or Carrie from Sex And The City. This borough has an undeniable charm, which is also why it is often romanticized by artists and directors. Living in NYC is […]

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NYC Gardening Hacks: Herbs To Grow In Your Apartment

Herb gardening is a lot easier than it sounds and works beautifully in small spaces. Living in NYC with its daily bustle has a charm of its own. But adding a spot of green to your shared apartment is both grounding and fulfilling. Most herbs are happy to grow in containers, making them easy to […]

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How To Find Cheap Apartments in New York? Manhattan Edition!

Ahh, Manhattan! A dream place to live in with raging rental prices that are no less than a nightmare. Folks, this is that place where money flies right outta your pocket. With rental prices as high as $12,000, most people moving to NYC, don’t prefer to stay in Manhattan. But contrary to popular belief, living in […]

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The Truth About Zero Waste Living in NYC

Does living in NYC and zero waste living really go hand in hand? Well, yes. There are New Yorkers who have done and documented it. Meet Béa Johnson. Her family of four generates only a small jar of waste each year. I know, we can’t believe it either. If this gets a little part of […]

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A First-Time Renter’s Brilliant Guide to Living in NYC

Well, congratulations are in order, you just signed the lease to your first New York apartment! Your dream of living in NYC has finally come true! After all that day-dreaming, hard work, and lots of saving- you finally have the key, literally, to your dream! But since this is New York you’re probably going to […]

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10 Questions First-time Renters Need to Ask Before Moving to NYC

Who doesn’t like the idea of moving to NYC? Empire State Building, Central Park, Broadway- it all sounds so magical! Even spending a day in the city seems like a dream come true for a lot of people. So we can only imagine how excited those people are who are actually moving to NYC! I’m […]

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Podcasts Every New Yorker Should Listen To

If you’re like the average person stuck quarantining in the pandemic, you are probably on the hunt for fresh content to keep your mind engaged. Especially when living in NYC, self-isolation can be difficult. Whether you have hit a Netflix overdose, or simply need fresh perspectives to get you back in tune with the vibrancy […]

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Affordable Furniture Shops To Buy From When Living In NYC

Whether you’re just moving to New York, or have been living in NYC and wish to redecorate without burning a hole in your wallet, you might be on the hunt for affordable furniture for your apartment. We feel your struggle! So we want to help you find the best furniture on a budget when living […]

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How To Create & Organize Your space While Coliving in NYC

Living in NYC has been a dream for many, and it reminds me of the lines from the song by Frank Sinatra, “I want to wake up in a city That never sleeps and find I’m king of the hill, top of the heap.” Indeed, the city doesn’t sleep but to feel like a king […]

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Finance US

Best Vintage, Designer & Thrift Stores For Peeps Shopping On A Budget In New York

If there’s anything New York teaches us first, it is to be strategic when spending money. Whether you’re a traveler exploring NYC or a student who’s just moved in – budgeting will be your best friend! So how does one look good and stay on a budget in New York? Well, that’s what we are […]