How much to tip your doorman

Holiday Tipping the People in your Building in 2018

You’re probably familiar with my guide to tipping which goes through how to tip for meals and food, but it only acts as a general guideline for those people who you see almost every day: Your doorman, your super, your concierge, and … Read More

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)

Ok so you’ve picked the location you’d like to live in and you’ve decided whether or not to hire a broker. Now it’s time to see some apartments and ask some smart … Read More

Room for rent (Williamsburg)

Every so often I’ll post apartments that might have become available through friends of mine to help them out! Here’s one that my friend, Liana, has available in Williamsburg for all of February (1st to 28th). $1200 for the month, … Read More

Signing a new lease without getting SWINDLED

This is a fantastic article written by Brian Truong of advo detailing all the ins and outs, do’s and don’ts of entering a lease. It’s fantastic! A checklist guide to signing your … Read More