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The Pros and Cons of Living in NYC in 2024

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by Matt Lyons Posted on February 5, 2024

Nothing compares to New York City. With its iconic attractions, world-class cuisine, and neverending entertainment — among many other attributes — its reputation precedes itself. So it’s no surprise that you’re thinking about making a move to the Big Apple. But just as with any life-changing decision, here are some pros and cons of living in NYC to first take into consideration.

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Take a Bite Out of the Big Apple: What It’s Like Living in New York City

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by Matt Lyons Posted on January 31, 2024

Taking a trip to the Big Apple is always a blast. After all, it’s a melting pot of culture, business, and entertainment. Commonly referred to as the “Capital of the World,” the sights, sounds, food, and fun never get old! But what’s it like living in New York City? Here are 18 things we think you should know before you choose to pack up and go.

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Moving in New York City: Guide to NYC suburbs

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by Michael Hochman Posted on December 14, 2023

Thinking about moving out of the city to the suburbs? Get started with this look at neighborhoods in Westchester, Long Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut.

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Moving in New York City: Guide to NYC suburbs

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by Michael Hochman Posted on December 14, 2023

Thinking about moving out of the city to the suburbs? Get started with this look at neighborhoods in Westchester, Long Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut.

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9 Cities Near New York: More Space & Lower Cost of Living - PODS Blog

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by Bonnie Azoulay Posted on October 19, 2023

Want to live more comfortably, physically and financially? Then exploring some cities near New York may be just the ticket. They offer the culture, history, and activities you’re looking for with a cheaper price tag and more space — plus you’ll still have easy access to the Big Apple to get your NYC fix. Here are 9 of our favorite cities near New York.

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Transitioning into the Bright Lights and Cultural Melting Pot of NYC - Here’s Why You Should Choose these Safest Neighborhoods in Manhattan

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by Matt Lyons Posted on October 6, 2023

You might not immediately think about the safety of Manhattan’s neighborhoods with all the hustle, bustle, and general excitement that comes with the city. But crime is something you should certainly be aware of in Manhattan. That’s not to say that Manhattan’s not for you.

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8 of the Safest Neighborhoods in NYC

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by Bonnie Azoulay Posted on September 28, 2023

NYC is certainly one of the best places to live in the U.S. But just like all big cities, it’s not all glitz and glam all the time. Whether you’re moving alone or with a family, safety is probably at the top of your list. Here are eight of the safest neighborhoods in NYC.

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NYC Moving Guide: The 5 Boroughs of NYC, Explained

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by Bonnie Azoulay Posted on September 19, 2023

Preparing for a move to New York City but not sure which borough to settle in? While many head to Manhattan for a classic Empire State experience, there are four other boroughs to choose from. Read on to explore which area of New York is right for what you’re looking for, in our guide to NYC’s boroughs.

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Leaving NYC? What You Need To Know About NYC Moving Costs and Options

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by Alex Keight Posted on July 31, 2023

Moving out of New York City, or just relocating to a new place in the Big Apple, you’ve got several options to get it done. Here’s an easy guide to help you pick the right moving and storage services for you, including estimated moving costs and pros and cons.

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NYC Moving Guide: How to Live on a Budget in New York City

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by Bonnie Azoulay Posted on April 20, 2023

New York City is one of the most expensive cities in America. If you’re new to the city and your budget isn’t exactly robust . . . is it still possible to live well in NYC? We think the answer is yes, if you’ve got a good game plan and a positive mindset. You can start with our guide to living on a budget in New York City.

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