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Oct 17

Score the Apartment of Your Dreams: Everything You Need to Know About Getting a Guarantor

You may have heard about guarantors during your apartment hunt, but if you’re not familiar with what they actually do—or how you can still find one if you don’t know anyone personally who can be a guarantor (or even land an apartment you love without one!)—we’ve got you covered. Here’s everything you need to know about getting a guarantor.

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11
Oct 17

83 Percent of Renters Want Out of New York City

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It’s not surprising to learn that there are a lot of people who want to leave their expensive cities for a lower cost of living. But what is a little surprising? The concentration of people who want to move out of the Big Apple—a whopping 83.2 percent of renters in New York City want to settle elsewhere, according to a Apartment List’s annual survey.

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26
Sep 17

Commuter Solutions: The Best New Jersey Neighborhoods Close to New York City

Working and living in New York City is the dream for many people, but it’s also not very affordable—with high rent prices and even higher homebuying costs, it’s not exactly easy to live in the Big Apple. That’s one of the reasons many people turn to commuting from just outside the city—to save money, but also, for some, to live in a quieter town with a little less hustle and bustle.

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05
Sep 17

Study: What Do Coffee Shops and Rent Prices Have in Common?

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Looking to move to a new neighborhood? You might want to pay attention to the coffee shops in the area—they can tell you more than you might realize.

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