How To Find An Apartment In NYC: A Serial Mover’s Whimsical Guide

Finding an apartment in the big bad apple isn’t as hard as it may seem, but there are certainly some tips that make the process smoother. I recently found the apartment I’ll be moving to in this spring and, upon toasting this with a cocktail, I realized that I have officially lost count of how many times I’ve moved in NYC. I mean, if I sit down and go through my timeline, I’m sure I can trace back from today to 2005 and figure it out. But the fact that I can no longer think through them in my mind means my serial-mover status has reached new heights of just plain silly. I’ve moved a lot in the past few years as I’ve sort of struggled to find a place that feels like home, but since I got so used to moving, I stopped thinking of apartments as long-haul living arrangements and more as experiments. I have moved into places only to move a few months later because I felt they weren’t quite suited for me. My friends and family have gotten used to asking, “You’re moving again?!” And I’ve got used to saying, “Yup!” I know not everyone can do … Continue reading How To Find An Apartment In NYC: A Serial Mover’s Whimsical Guide