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WIN – A Free T-Shirt By Sharing Your Apartment Hunting Tips!
WIN – A Free T-Shirt By Sharing Your Apartment Hunting Tips!

WIN – A Free T-Shirt By Sharing Your Apartment Hunting Tips!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Apartment hunting can be the total worst – we know. So, we wanted to offer you a lil’ pick-me-up – in the form of a free coolness. . . Specifically, a rad new t-shirt from Scared Panda, a t-shirt shop that specializes in shirts that reflect the different communities the founders have lived in and experienced. The t-shirts are…
We Wuz Robbed! Not Cool to Lift Our Content
We Wuz Robbed! Not Cool to Lift Our Content

We Wuz Robbed! Not Cool to Lift Our Content

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Hi all! We’ll be back with your ‘regularly scheduled apt programming’ shortly but first…a word from our sponsors. Every now and then, we check the great big interwebs to see what’s being said about us, mainly to see what articles are most popular and to see how we can continue to help ya’ll with your…
Altec Lansing Giveaway Winners!
Altec Lansing Giveaway Winners!

Altec Lansing Giveaway Winners!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Thanks to everyone who entered our Altec Lansing Giveaway. Without further ado…our randomly selected winners are: Octiv Mini ($49.99): Casey who wrote that, “My favorite advice was “a beautiful apartment no matter what size”. Being on such a tight budget in such a tiny place has undoubtedly been hard to make affordable, efficient, and elegant!…
The Best Birthday Present Ever – Can You Help?
The Best Birthday Present Ever – Can You Help?

The Best Birthday Present Ever – Can You Help?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
  Happy 5th Birthday to. . . us! It’s true – we launched in September of ’05 and we’re still alive and kicking! We’re going to be hosting rad giveaways later in the month  as a small way of saying thanks for being awesome – before then we have a small ask for you. If…
First Apartment Bloggers Wanted!
First Apartment Bloggers Wanted!

First Apartment Bloggers Wanted!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
My First Apartment is growing and looking to add two new bloggers to the site.  Check out the details below and let us know if you think you’d be a good fit! Apartment Hunter Blogger: You are just starting to look for your first apartment and want to share the experience. We’d be looking for you to…
Welcome To My First Apartment’s New Online Home!
Welcome To My First Apartment’s New Online Home!

Welcome To My First Apartment’s New Online Home!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
As you can see, My First Apartment has moved on up to a snazzy new design! We've cleaned out all our old webby cobwebs, scrubbed under the sink, and managed to come out the other side with a brand new site that should make life easier for, well, you!
My First Apartment is Moving!
My First Apartment is Moving!

My First Apartment is Moving!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Ack! We’re Moving! That’s right, My First Apartment is moving. On the interwebs. And, gosh there are SO MANY BOXES! Actually, while we’ve amassed loads of content, we’re having our super techie web guy Cornelius do all the heavy lifting, which pretty much entails moving our web furniture (ie. photos and articles) from the Blogger platform…
Join My First Apartment on Facebook!
Join My First Apartment on Facebook!

Join My First Apartment on Facebook!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
My First Apartment has a second home — on Facebook! You’re probably wondering what took us so long, right? Well, ya know, we had to paint, re-do the floors and get renters insurance just in case something broke! I kid, I kid. But, seriously, we’re up and running and hope you’ll think about joining us!…
Cheap Studio Apartment in Manhattan up for Grabs!
Cheap Studio Apartment in Manhattan up for Grabs!

Cheap Studio Apartment in Manhattan up for Grabs!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
I know that often, we at myfirstapartment.com are kinda like IKEA in our services; we provide an excellent starting point but then make you do a whole lotta work in order to actually get the dresser the way god intended. Or, you know, actually find an apartment. But, every now and then we get a…
YES WE CAN! The Youth Vote Matters!
YES WE CAN! The Youth Vote Matters!

YES WE CAN! The Youth Vote Matters!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
38 hours have passed since I found out that Barack Obama is going to be our new president. And what a ride it’s been. Did any of you have trouble voting? The lines in New York were out of control! Seriously, a coworker’s line stretched nearly half a mile. And this is NEW YORK. Ain’t…