Posts Tagged: NYC renting tips

The Latest on How Is COVID-19 Affecting Rent Prices
The Latest on How Is COVID-19 Affecting Rent Prices

The Latest on How Is COVID-19 Affecting Rent Prices

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
The COVID-19 pandemic has radically reshaped the economy, including the rental market. Some people have struggled to pay rent during the pandemic, and many landlords have faced challenges finding new tenants who can afford the rent. Weirdly, there’s a silver lining in all this: Many landlords have had to lower their rents to make ends…
NYC Rentals: 7 Reasons Why It’s Like No Other Apartment Search
NYC Rentals: 7 Reasons Why It’s Like No Other Apartment Search

NYC Rentals: 7 Reasons Why It’s Like No Other Apartment Search

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
While New York City is (in my opinion) the best city on earth, it easily becomes one of the worst cities when you’re looking for your own apartment. Whether you’ve lived here for years or are ready to relocate, the apartment search is stressful, and, like everything else in this town, expensive. Here are seven ways it’s different from…
8 Things I Learned Using a New York City Rental Broker
8 Things I Learned Using a New York City Rental Broker

8 Things I Learned Using a New York City Rental Broker

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
As you may have realized by now, I am Australian, so my experiences of finding “my first apartment” in New York City weren’t exactly my first experiences of finding an apartment. I have had leases in Australia and thought I knew the process quite well. I was caught pretty off guard here in the USA!…