How newcomers find rentals in NYC, the disappearance of affordable apartments, & more

By Jennifer White Karp | June 4, 2018 - 11:00AM 

Falling sales are blamed on the slow disappearance of affordable two bedrooms in New York City (Curbed via StreetEasy)

Tales of how newcomers found their first NYC apartment (The New York Times)

Vermont will pay people to move there and work remotely for an out-of-state employer (Quartz)

New York City ranks the fourth-highest for residential segregation, according to a survey (The Real Deal via Apartment List)

House flipping is increasing in NYC, raising concerns that affordable homes are being taken off the market (Gothamist)

Are you planning on moving soon? Here’s a look at the best tape for packing up your valuables (Apartment Therapy)

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