How to get help with tasks and move stuff around NYC without a car

This weekend I had an adventure! I needed to move a big TV from 12th Street to 57th Street, and…


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How To Get A Credit Card With No Credit History

If you've moved to America from another country you will understand how difficult it is to get a…


How to move apartment in New York City (Part 5- Legal Notifications, Shopping, Furniture, & Cleaners)

How to move apartment in New York City (Part 5: Legal Notifications, Shopping, Furniture, & Cleaners)

So now it's time to make sure you notify all the correct people of your move (there are legal…


How to move apartment in New York City (Part 4: Movers, Insurance & Mail Forwarding)

How to move apartment in New York City (Part 4: Movers, Insurance & Mail Forwarding)

All of the following relies heavily on one thing: Good communication with your new owner/landlord.…


How to move apartment in New York City (Part 3: Making an Offer & The Contract and Terms)

How to move apartment in New York City (Part 3: Making an Offer & The Contract and Terms)

Ok so you've picked the location you'd like to live in and you've decided whether or not to hire a…


How to move apartment in New York City (Part 2: Questions to Ask & Traps to Avoid)

How to move apartment in New York City (Part 2: Questions to Ask & Traps to Avoid)

First things first, the person you're with is trying desperately to sell you the apartment. So…


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How to move apartment in New York City (Part 1: Locations & Brokers)

I FOUND A NEW APARTMENT! I'm a bit excited because I'm moving from a three-person share house where…


How to network in New York City

How to Network in New York City 101

One tip that I give a lot of people planning to move to New York is that you need to network.…


How and where to pet a puppy in New York City

After my email last week asking for how I could pet a puppy, a very kind couple of friends Edward…


Four'n'Twenty Pies are sweeping America

Do you miss meat pies like I do (or DID)? Well I was lucky enough to be invited to the basketball…