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Confused about your rights as a renter? Landlord-tenant attorney Todd Lamb can help

by Leah Hochbaum Rosner | 8/07/13 - 11:17 AM

In a city where 70 percent of residents rent, disputes between landlords and tenants arise with predictable regularity. Is rent owed? Can your subletter be evicted? Does the tenant-on-record’s...

What happened to those cicadas anyway? Standard Pest updates us on the bug situation in & out of your apartment

by Leah Hochbaum Rosner | 7/24/13 - 11:02 AM

Just a few short months ago, insect experts were predicting a summer cicada invasion that would leave New York City looking like Egypt during the Biblical plague of locusts.

So did they...

Renovating? Grand Expediters NYC knows the Buildings Department, so you don't have to

by Leah Hochbaum Rosner | 7/10/13 - 11:08 AM

Even if you’re only doing what seems like a minor renovation to your apartment—adding a tub to your bathroom, moving the sink to the other side of your kitchen—you’re probably going to need...

Want to sell that apartment faster? Gotham Photo can help

by Leah Hochbaum Rosner | 7/03/13 - 10:48 AM

Great real estate deals are few and far between these days,...

Piscopo Iron Works: For New Yorkers who care what goes into their windowbars, railings and spiral staircases

by Leah Hochbaum Rosner | 6/26/13 - 11:20 AM

When he was 15—an age when most of his friends spent their summers at camp or running wild on the streets of Brooklyn—Gasper Nogara was at his father’s Red Hook ironworks shop learning how to...

Book cleaning appointments online with MyClean

by Leah Hochbaum Rosner | 6/19/13 - 10:47 AM

Frustrated that the nearly half-dozen companies he'd hired to keep his Murray Hill apartment clean were unreliable, unprofessional and often ineffective, Mike Russell believed that there had to...

propNspoon: A one-stop staging & prop shop

by Leah Hochbaum Rosner | 6/13/13 - 1:52 PM

Whether you’re a real estate agent or seller looking to rent furniture to stage an apartment, a movie prop master in search of an antique clock, or a city dweller who wants to throw a party (and...

Airtronics: Bringing central a/c home--to your apartment

by Leah Hochbaum Rosner | 6/06/13 - 11:03 AM

Window a/c's will certainly cool you down this summer, but nothing is as quiet (or enviable, a/c-wise) as central air.  


MoveMent App: iPhone geo-tagging means what you see in a rental listing is what you get

by Leah Hochbaum Rosner | 5/29/13 - 10:26 AM

Finding a new apartment in NYC is no easy task. Less-than-scrupulous brokers regularly post listings to sites like Zillow...

Need furniture on a short-term basis? CORT's got you covered

5/23/13 - 9:54 AM

Moving to New York can be daunting—even if the relocation is only temporary. A diligent apartment search or a really good broker can yield decent short-term digs, but if it comes unfurnished, it...