secret that apartment hunting in NYC is an incredibly competitive and
fast-paced process, with rentals rarely hitting the market more than a month in
advance of their occupancy date. Meanwhile, the thought of a looming lease
Finding a really good roommate is just about as stressful as finding the
actual apartment itself. Much like selecting an apartment, you should choose a
roommate carefully – as a hasty choice is one you could seriously regret later.
As experienced renters know, a fabulous apartment in a neighborhood that makes you miserable is not usually an apartment worth having. But with as many choices as New York City offers, determining the right neighborhood(s) is almost as hard as finding an apartment in a rental market with a 1% vacancy rate.