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Rental Price Check: What Does $750 and $1,000 Get You in Eight Cities?
Rental Price Check: What Does $750 and $1,000 Get You in Eight Cities?

Rental Price Check: What Does $750 and $1,000 Get You in Eight Cities?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
How far does your dollar stretch? We set out to check out some prices across the country and see what you can get at $750 (affordable rent for someone making $30,000) and $1,000 (for someone making $40,000) per month. It’s no surprise that prices vary from city to city, but the size of that variation…
Mo’ Apartment Searchin / Mo’ Problems
Mo’ Apartment Searchin / Mo’ Problems

Mo’ Apartment Searchin / Mo’ Problems

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s been a busy weekend! I’ve seen four places and the first two are below. While I wasn’t a huge fan of either, the tricky thing about this apartment search is that not only do I need to choose a place – but it(the roommates) must choose me. I’ll post about the other two shortly…
My Permanent Apartment Search Begins( for real)!
My Permanent Apartment Search Begins( for real)!

My Permanent Apartment Search Begins( for real)!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Never being a very patient person(maybe it IS good I moved to New York), I’ve started the housing search for May 1. I’ve also reasoned that if I find a perfect place, I’ll settle for paying April’s rent as in investment in personal sanity. Thus far, I’ve seen three places, two of which would be…