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Moving from Bushwick to Murray Hill, month-to-month renters, & more

By Austin Havens-Bowen  |
April 23, 2021 - 3:30PM

This week readers checked out Brick Underground to read about a couple who moved from Bushwick to Murray Hill to take advantage of Manhattan's falling rents. Now they're paying less and are closer to their jobs, several parks, restaurants, and grocery stores.

Also of interest: What does a month-to-month renter owe a landlord when they move out?

Here, in full, are this week's most popular posts.

1) From Bushwick to Murray Hill: Tempted by lower rent and living 'close to everything'

2) I'm moving and my landlord asked for next month's rent. Do I have to pay?

3) What to do when your NYC neighbors make lots of noise—Brick Underground's best advice

4) How buying real estate in NYC is unlike anywhere else

5) Here are 5 NYC rent-stabilized apartments on the market


Austin Havens-Bowen

Staff Writer

Staff writer Austin Havens-Bowen covers the rental market and answers renters' questions in a column called Realty Bites. He previously reported on local news for the Queens Ledger and The Hunts Point Express in the Bronx. He graduated from Hunter College with a BA in media studies. He rents a one-bedroom apartment in Astoria with his boyfriend and their two cats.

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