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Introducing our iPhone App

Today, we launch our iPhone app for renters. […]

By |November 19th, 2014|Naked Apartments, Renter Tips|
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5 Ways to Celebrate Fall in New York

Southwest corner of Central Park, facing East. Image: Ed Yourdon After surviving the onslaught of inescapable heat and humidity (except for the brief deep freeze of riding the subway and popping into your bank) that is living in New York during the summer, enjoy the relief of moderate temperatures of the changing seasons by embracing the outdoorsiness of the city and by immersing yourself in seasonal fare. […]

By |October 10th, 2014|Apartment Living|
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5 World Record Apartments

As New York City renters, we often think we’ve seen it all when it comes to crazy apartments. But these five apartments not only go above and beyond the extremes in the big apple – they’ve set worldwide records. […]

By |September 12th, 2014|Apartment Living|
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The Ins and Outs of Temporary Walls

For years, temporary walls (i.e., room dividers, rent-savers, space-creators) have answered the prayers of NYC apartment hunters looking to save space and money. With a one day installation and a one-time payment averaging between $800-$2000 (based on wall size and type), a one bedroom apartment could turn into a two, a two bedroom into a three, and so on. […]

By |August 6th, 2014|Apartment Living, Renter Tips|
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New Feature: Search by Subway Lines

Use Naked Apartments to find apartments close to your subway (MTA) line! New Yorkers will tell you the secret to shortening your commute is living near the right subway line. If your work is 1 block from a stop on the L, then your commute will be much simpler if you live close to the L.  The more transfers you have, the more walking you’ll do, the more time you’ll spend waiting on platforms, and the the more delays you’ll deal with. In other words, transfers are for suckers. […]

By |August 5th, 2014|Naked Apartments, Renter Tips|

The Most Popular Neighborhood Characteristics

It’s said that New York’s neighborhoods are  “the biggest collection of villages in the world.” In fact, there are over 150 villages to choose from and they’re all different. But… what neighborhood characteristics matter most to renters? To answer that, we analyzed the search behavior of the last 25,000 renters on our popular Neighborhood Finder™.  Specifically, we looked at which of the 15 “neighborhood vibes” renters were selecting most often. The results are below. […]

By |August 4th, 2014|Market Data, Renter Tips|
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5 Awesome and Affordable Neighborhoods in NYC

Affordability is key for many young renters today and it can be hard to find a cheap place to live in a cool and fun New York City neighborhood.  But it’s not impossible to find a deal. There are exciting, thriving neighborhoods located throughout the five boroughs where you can find reasonable rents. Here are five, one in each borough, to consider:

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By |July 28th, 2014|Apartment Living, Renter Tips|

Quiz: The Amazing Stats of NYC!

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By |July 17th, 2014|Apartment Living, Renter Tips|

21 Questions To Prove You’re From The City

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By |July 9th, 2014|Apartment Living|

iOS App for Landlords and Agents

Naked Apartments Pro is ready for download, ready to power NYC renting. It’s beautiful. It’s intuitive. And it’s fast. Today is a great day. We’re excited to announce the release of Naked Apartments Pro, designed for the thousands of agents and landlords that rely on Naked Apartments to find their clients and fill their vacancies. And we know they’ll love it. With this app, they’ll be able to: Post listings from the road… faster than ever before. Accept Showings on Demand™… faster than ever before. Respond and manage to all their leads… faster than ever before. And much, much more. (Do we sound like Steve Jobs yet?) […]

By |June 27th, 2014|Naked Apartments|