This week, readers visited Brick Underground for the best websites to find a no-fee rental in NYC. You can avoid paying a broker fee by renting directly from a landlord or management company, or renting from a landlord who pays the broker fee to entice you to sign the lease. Brick has the scoop on where to find these apartments so you can save a great deal.
Also of interest: An essay on why quarantining in New York City is unlike anywhere else. Riding out the pandemic in NYC's small apartments is a challenge—they were not designed for 24/7 living. Our tiny spaces are livable only because we usually spend so little time in them. But now that has changed.
Here, in full, are this week's most popular posts.
Austin Havens-Bowen covers the rental market. 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.
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