What to Look for in Short Term Rentals in NYC

If you’re looking for a place to stay in New York for a brief period of time, short term apartments might be a great idea for you. Rentals are a great alternative to traditional hotels, especially if you’re looking to rent an apartment on a monthly basis in NYC. While short term rentals are more…… Continue reading What to Look for in Short Term Rentals in NYC

The Cost of Living in NYC for International Students

So, your hard work has finally paid off- you’re going to be living in New York in the fall! Your dream of studying in the Big Apple has come true! We’re sure it wasn’t easy, but you did it! Student life in NYC is a magical experience- we can only imagine what getting that acceptance…… Continue reading The Cost of Living in NYC for International Students

A Guide To No Fee Apartment In New York: No Brokers’ Fee In NYC!

Finding an apartment with no brokers’ fee in New York City? It’s absolutely possible. When has the process of renting an apartment not felt like throwing money — at literally everything? New York is one of the few cities where renters are expected to pay a hefty fee to the broker. A broker is a…… Continue reading A Guide To No Fee Apartment In New York: No Brokers’ Fee In NYC!

A Guide To Using New York’s Ferry: Tickets, Routes & More!

The New York City Ferry System, which started its ferrying in 2017, connects four out of the five boroughs. The ferry system currently has six routes through which it serves neighborhoods like Lower Manhattan, The Rockaways, and the Lower East Side. And in the next couple of years, the New York City Ferry System plans…… Continue reading A Guide To Using New York’s Ferry: Tickets, Routes & More!

Things You Should Know Before Renting A Furnished Apartment In NYC

Finding a rental in New York is a struggle. But finding a short-term, furnished apartment in New York City? How do I put this easily? It can be nerve-wracking if you don’t know your way around it — given just how expensive some of the furnished apartments in New York can be. However, these exact…… Continue reading Things You Should Know Before Renting A Furnished Apartment In NYC

You Know You Live in Queens When…

Born,  bred,  or new to Flushing you’ll soon recognize things about yourself you inherited by living in Queens. It is, after all, the best borough of New York City. Queens has changed a lot and though gentrification has taken its toll,  Queens is still the badass borough it will always be. And yes, there’s more…… Continue reading You Know You Live in Queens When…