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How to Find a Really Cheap Apartment in NYC

In the immortal words of Jimmy McMillan (source: Grace C via Flickr Creative Commons) Looking to land a really cheap apartment? Aren't we all. If your budget is low - so low that you're having trouble finding options on Naked Apartments - read this guide for tips. Some of them are tried, true [...]

Can I Live in a NYC Railroad Apartment With a Roommate?

When first moving to New York City, like many creatives, I came with limited job prospects, enough money for a few months of rent, and the notion that Williamsburg or Bushwick had to be my new home. In addition to my naively-imposed constraints, my apartment search was additionally complicated by the fact that I didn’t [...]

Naked Apartments Mobile Apps Update

We’ve made several updates to our mobile apps over the past few months that we are excited to share with you. These updates make the app easier to use and introduce new features that will help you find an apartment faster. Each of these new features is available for both iOS and Android. Superhood Selector [...]

Last Minute Move? Get Tips on How to Move in One Day

Picture this: you’re hurrying to the subway already late for work when you get a text. Time to move! Maybe your temperamental landlord has finally snapped and given you the boot. Or perhaps your not-so-reliable roommate has missed one too many rent payments. Whatever the case may be, last-minute moving happens all the time in [...]

The Definition of a Bedroom: An Illustrated Guide

If you're searching for an apartment on a tight budget, you'll encounter your fair share of walk-in closets and windowless hallways espousing themselves to be bedrooms. But hey, you're looking on the cheap, right? You'll take what you can get. Not so fast. While your stoic acceptance of the harsh realities of New York City [...]

How Do You Know When You’re Ready to Move Out?

True Life It's not news that young New Yorkers are living with mom and dad for longer than ever before. And who can blame us? Rents in New York City are insane, the cost of living is debilitating and salaries are stagnating. For many of us, the benefits of home cooking far outweigh [...]

Naked Apartments Nominated for Webby Award

Calling all Naked Apartments fans – we need your help! Every year, the Webbys honor the best of the Web across the globe in mobile, advertising, online video and social. Winning a Webby is a highly sought-after accomplishment, and this year Naked Apartments has a chance at winning its first-ever Webby. We’re one of just [...]

By |April 12th, 2016|Categories: Naked Apartments|

Naked Apartments to be Acquired by Zillow Group

Today, we’re excited to announce that Naked Apartments has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Zillow Group, and I could not be more proud of the team, or more upbeat about the future of our business. […]

By |February 3rd, 2016|Categories: Naked Apartments|

New Feature: Notebook

A new way to document and share your apartment hunt When touring apartment after apartment, your memory quickly gets cluttered. With each new apartment, it becomes increasingly difficult to distinguish that apartment from all of the previous ones. Harder yet is describing the differences between apartments to your roommates, friends, and family. Words alone can’t describe a faded parquet floor or a pink bathtub with a black tile surround, but pictures can. […]

By |November 11th, 2015|Categories: Naked Apartments|

Viewings on Demand™: The Statistics

Two years ago we proudly launched Viewings on Demand™ (also known as Showings on Demand™). The product beat all expectations, helped catapult our growth, inspired other real estate companies, and is changing how real estate is done in today’s mobile-first world. To celebrate this two-year anniversary, we’re releasing 7 key stats so real estate pros can better understand when/how and where renters are using this popular feature. […]

By |August 2nd, 2015|Categories: Market Data, Naked Apartments|
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