Ah, New York City. The city that never sleeps. From the lights of the theatre district in Times Square to the Statue of Liberty views along the Hudson- what’s not to love about this great city? World-renowned art museums and Michelin-starred restaurants are commonplace, and new designers, artists and actors are plenty. With so much going for it, no wonder has a reputation for being one of the greatest cities in the world. Lately, many suburban folks are bombarding NYC, leading to the average person having a tough time finding a place to stay that is suitable for humans to inhabit. Some places in NYC are not only pricey, but they are challenging to live in thanks to construction or noise from the subway- making the ‘bang,’ you get for almost top dollar in NYC quite literal. Here’s a list of real stories from New Yorkers who have braved the NYC housing market. So settle in and get cozy- these are the best NYC apartment stories you’ve ever heard.
Good luck btw; you are going to itch
No matter how inexpensive a place is, chances are if it is too-good-to-be-true, then it is. If a friend comes to you with an offer, do not jump at it just because it is cheap. Ask some key questions so you know what kind of situation you are stepping into.
Health should never be something you set aside to save a buck or two, simply put. Imagine laying up awake all night because of bed bugs, or fleas. Well, that’s what one renter did, for a whole three nights. Not sure I would have made it past the first hour.