Monthly Archives: July 2009

Girl vs Rank, Disgusting Fridge

Girl vs Rank, Disgusting Fridge

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When I moved into my apartment, two roommates moved out and two(including me), moved in. As it was, one gal stayed on. I didn’t think too much about the fridge, as there were more important errands to run and, most importantly, a neighborhood to explore. Months passed. The roommate who moved in when I did…
Better web alternative to Craigslist – finally!

Better web alternative to Craigslist – finally!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Tired of the Craigslist bait and switch, NY’ers? Never fear — MyFirstApartment has the scoop on a new site that should make apartment hunting a little easier! It’s called RentHop.com and you can search by multiple neighborhoods at once. Most importantly, after you put in your search criteria, you can see all the listings on…
Use Networking To Score A Rad Pad

Use Networking To Score A Rad Pad

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Hey ya’ll. So, it’s been an optimistic week; mostly due to some good networking. I used to think that networking was a bit sleazy — that it meant a type of tainted success based on who you were vs what you can do. Lately, though, life is just tough. So. . .if someone can help…
The Great Clean Up of My Old Room

The Great Clean Up of My Old Room

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Sorry for the small delay in posting, ya’ll, but I’ve retreated to my parents home for the week and my work ethic has become a bit like jello. Mmm cable tv and a screened-in porch. . .why do I want to go back to Brooklyn and reclaim my independence? Until yesterday, when the ‘Clean Out…