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2189 Apartments for rent in New York, NY

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Last updated April 8 at 08:12am
NoMad
16 Units Available
800 Sixth
800 6th Ave, New York, NY
Studio
$3,882
718 sqft
1 Bedroom
$4,875
666 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$7,124
1158 sqft
Fully furnished homes with granite counters, designer cabinetry and extra storage. Community amenities include a rooftop deck, putting green and billiards table. Near Madison Square Park and numerous shops, restaurants and bars along 6th Avenue.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:29am
Chelsea
3 Units Available
London Terrace Gardens
435 West 23rd Street, New York, NY
Studio
$3,275
1 Bedroom
$4,275
London Terrace Gardens is a classic pre-war building reimagined for modern life. From building-wide high-speed Internet access to a peaceful courtyard garden, residents enjoy the conveniences offered at London Terrace.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:28am
Murray Hill
11 Units Available
House 39
225 East 39th Street, New York, NY
Studio
$3,554
1 Bedroom
$4,458
2 Bedrooms
$6,189
AN ULTRA-CONVENIENT LOCATION, SLEEK MODERN ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN, HIGH LEVEL OF SERVICE, RESORT-STYLE AMENITIES, AND STUNNING VIEWS MAKE HOUSE39 A RENTAL RESIDENCE AHEAD OF THE CURVE
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Last updated April 8 at 06:27am
Midtown East
6 Units Available
The Metropolis
150 E 44th St, New York, NY
Studio
$3,895
1 Bedroom
$4,242
2 Bedrooms
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Located at 150 East 44th Street, The Metropolis is in the heart of Midtown and soars 52 stories in the airtaking its place in the Manhattan skyline.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:26am
NoMad
8 Units Available
Chelsea Landmark
55 W 25th St, New York, NY
Studio
$3,950
1 Bedroom
$5,150
2 Bedrooms
$7,775
Chelsea Landmark is a collection of sophisticated rental apartments located at the intersection of NoMad, Flatiron, and Chelsea.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:24am
Bowery
11 Units Available
The Chrystie
229 Chrystie St, New York, NY
Studio
$3,702
1 Bedroom
$4,875
2 Bedrooms
$7,476
Where the Lower East Side comes to life and the vibrant neighborhoods of the East Village, NoLita and SoHo all meet.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:22am
Hell's Kitchen
5 Units Available
The Lewis
411 W 35th St, New York, NY
Studio
$2,822
1 Bedroom
$4,259
2 Bedrooms
$5,996
The Lewis is perfectly outfitted in modern style with studio, one and two-bedroom residences. Exuding sophistication from every angle, each residence is complete with refined amenities and an elevated level of finish.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:22am
Midtown East
1 Unit Available
The Sutton Collection - 404/405 East 55 Street
404 East 55th Street, New York, NY
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$6,300
2 Bedrooms
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The Sutton Collection, located in the heart of Sutton Place, is made up of three unique buildings at 404 East 55th Street, 405 East 54th Street and 360 East 55th Street.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:21am
Hell's Kitchen
5 Units Available
445
445 W 35th St, New York, NY
Studio
$3,087
1 Bedroom
$3,982
2 Bedrooms
$6,006
Enticing eateries, refined art galleries, lush parks, and dynamic architecture lie just beyond the lobby of 445, while the interiors offer modern comfort and convenience in unique, stylish residences.
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Last updated April 7 at 06:01am
Greenwich Village
4 Units Available
The Nathaniel
138 E 12th St, New York, NY
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$5,825
3 Bedrooms
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At the corner of Twelfth Street and Third Avenue is The Nathaniel, 85 boutique rental residences in the heart of East Village.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:18am
Upper West Side
7 Units Available
The Melar
250 West 93rd Street, New York, NY
Studio
$3,277
1 Bedroom
$3,771
2 Bedrooms
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Located at 250 West 93rd Street, The Melar is a 22-story property offering 143 units in studio, one- and two-bedroom configurations.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:17am
Theater District
4 Units Available
The Ellington
260 West 52nd Street, New York, NY
Studio
$3,200
1 Bedroom
$4,015
2 Bedrooms
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Located at 260 West 52nd Street, The Ellington is a 29-story no-fee rental tower comprised of 216 units in studio, one & two bedroom layouts.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:12am
Upper West Side
7 Units Available
The Larstrand
227 West 77th Street, New York, NY
Studio
$3,750
1 Bedroom
$4,980
2 Bedrooms
$8,295
A supreme location on the Upper West Side. New apartments that feature designer finishes and chef-grade appliances. Exceptional amenities from a stylish, 24-hour attended lobby to a landscaped rooftop lounge.
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Last updated April 8 at 06:06am
Flatiron District
10 Units Available
7 West 21st street
7 West 21st Street, New York, NY
Studio
$4,250
1 Bedroom
$6,100
2 Bedrooms
$9,750
Amidst the lively atmosphere of the historic Flatiron District are brand new rental residences designed by Morris Adjmi. 7 West 21st Street blends classic architectural exteriors with chic modern interiors to create a unique living experience.
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Last updated April 8 at 05:53am
Upper West Side
9 Units Available
Aire
200 West 67th Street, New York, NY
Studio
$3,220
1 Bedroom
$4,115
2 Bedrooms
$6,865
941 sqft
Aire is an inspired, soaring, 43-story glass residential tower at the heart of the Upper West Side.
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Last updated April 8 at 05:52am
Midtown East
10 Units Available
Aalto 57
1065 2nd Ave, New York, NY
Studio
$3,683
1 Bedroom
$5,312
2 Bedrooms
$7,515
Aalto57 is a brand new LEED Silver building offering a rental experience like no other. Inspired by Alvar Aaltos iconic vase, the towers sculptural architecture reflects classic concepts of design both inside and out.
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Last updated April 8 at 05:50am
Tribeca
10 Units Available
88 Leonard
88 Leonard Street, New York, NY
Studio
$3,525
1 sqft
1 Bedroom
$4,725
589 sqft
2 Bedrooms
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Situated in the heart of TriBeCa, 88 Leonard Street is a modern 21-story tower offering 352 luxury studio, one- and two-bedroom-rental apartments.
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Last updated April 8 at 05:48am
Financial District
9 Units Available
70 Pine
70 Pine Street, New York, NY
Studio
$3,234
1 Bedroom
$4,372
2 Bedrooms
$6,277
1 MONTH FREE ON A 12-MONTH LEASE OR 1.
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Last updated April 8 at 05:42am
Upper West Side
3 Units Available
222 W80
222 W 80th St, New York, NY
2 Bedrooms
$11,595
3 Bedrooms
$19,995
222 W80 is a boutique-size residence with the amenities program of a much larger building the percentage of square-footage dedicated to them is unprecedented.
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Last updated April 8 at 02:36am
Hell's Kitchen
2 Units Available
420 West 42nd Street
420 West 42nd Street, New York, NY
1 Bedroom
$3,345
2 Bedrooms
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3 Bedrooms
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Find studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments for rent at 420 West 42nd Street in New York. View photos, descriptions and more!
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Last updated April 8 at 02:35am
Hell's Kitchen
5 Units Available
One Columbus Place
1 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$3,850
2 Bedrooms
$7,250
No Fee Studio in Doorman building - Property Id: 110723 Newly renovated studio with Southern light and city views. Features include caesarstone countertops, stainless steel appliances, blackout shades and customizable closets.
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Last updated April 8 at 02:33am
Upper West Side
3 Units Available
South Park Tower
124 West 60th Street, New York, NY
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$4,275
2 Bedrooms
$6,800
Find studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments for rent at South Park Tower in New York. View photos, descriptions and more!
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Last updated April 8 at 02:33am
Greenwich Village
3 Units Available
24 5th Ave
24 5th Avenue, New York, NY
Studio
$2,995
1 Bedroom
$4,995
2 Bedrooms
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24 Fifth Avenue is located at 24 Fifth Avenue New York, NY and is managed by Urban Associates, LLC, a reputable property management company with verified listings on RENTCafe. 24 Fifth Avenue offers Studio to 3 bedroom apartments .
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Last updated April 8 at 02:32am
Midtown East
2 Units Available
Beaux Arts
310 East 44th Street, New York, NY
Studio
$2,790
1 Bedroom
$3,460
Find studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments for rent at Beaux Arts in New York. View photos, descriptions and more!

Median Rent in New York

Last updated Mar. 2020
The median rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in New York is $2,153, while the median rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,565.
Studio
$1,939
1 Bed
$2,153
2 Beds
$2,565
3+ Beds
$3,307
City GuideNew York
“Concrete jungle where dreams are made of. There's nothing you can't do. Now you're in New York. These streets will make you feel brand new. Big lights will inspire you. Let's hear it for New York.” (Jay-Z, 'Empire State of Mind')

When you think of New York City, a lot of things come to mind: Concrete Jungle, Skyscraper National Park, The Big Apple. When you think of apartment hunting in New York City, one thing comes to mind: Pounding Headache! Have no fear; we've outlined all the information you’ll need to make the search as quick and painless as possible! So get into your Empire State of Mind, grab your MetroCard, and let’s go!

Having trouble with Craigslist New York? Can't find that special apartment for rent on Apartment Finder or Zillow? Apartment List is here to help!

The Bare Essentials to Call NYC Home What's it Gonna Cost? No matter where your apartment hunt takes you, there are a few things we recommend you have handy. Of them, the most important has to be some cold, hard, cash. New Yorkers should expect to spend ¼ of their annual income on rent. Landlords like to see that your annual salary is at least 40 to 50 times the cost of your monthly rent.

Be Prepared: To get into just about any place, you’ll need at least first month’s rent and security deposit in the form of a cashier’s or bank check. (New Yorker's aren't very trusting when it comes to personal checks!) A letter from your current employer stating your salary and time of employment as well as a reference from your previous landlord don’t hurt, either. If you don’t make a certain amount of money, you may need to call in a guarantor. However, this varies building to building. A credit check will also be required, but those obtained on your own will not be accepted. Be prepared to spend between $25 and $100 getting one.

Getting Your Priorities Straight: Chances are that you, like most New Yorkers, probably won’t have everything you desire in your immediate vicinity. Are you most concerned with the size of your new space? Commute? Prioritize the things that are most important to you before you set about your hunt.

Do I Need a Broker? Using a broker or an apartment locator is often recommended when renting in New York City (especially in summer and early fall – NYC’s most difficult times to rent) and while brokers can charge a fee ranging from one month’s rent to 15% of one’s annual rent, in certain circumstances it may save you both time and money in the long run. Many brokers have access to rentals that aren't listed elsewhere, so if you've hit a dead end in your apartment search, it’s probably worth a phone call. Just keep in mind that the shorter the lease, the more expensive they come. Most brokers deal in long leases, so make sure you really want to live in your selected spot before committing.

Leaving Expectations at the Door: Usually, if something sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Be conscious of bait and switch scams found on Craigslist and elsewhere. Trust your gut. This same rule applies to the cost/size ratio.

One of the city's iconic architectural feats, the Empire State Building is a favorite spot for locals, tourists, and "Sleepless in Seattle" diehard fans.

Radio City Music Hall, designed in the 1930s in Rockefeller Center, once showed only G-rated films to the public. It's image changed drastically when it was selected as the location for the premier of the Harry Potter series.

Originally gifted to the USA by our French neighbors, the Statue of Liberty welcomes newcomers to NYC as fervently as it once did our ancestors arriving in the States. While Lady Liberty is arguably the most famous national statue, surprisingly few New York locals have actually visited her in person.

Manhattan

Many people move to the Big Apple with images of Carrie, Charlotte, Miranda, and Samantha’s “Sex and the City” pads floating in their heads. Manhattan is completely doable if you look in the northern regions of Harlem, Washington Heights and Inwood. These neighborhoods more budget-friendly. The only drawback to living ‘round these parts could be your commute downtown (assuming that’s where you’ll be winning your bread). Thirty-minute commutes to the subway train are standard fare, so you better bring some comfy walking shoes. Whoever said a little exercise was a bad thing anyway?

Another neighborhood to check out is the “new” Upper East Side, in the 80’s close to York Avenue. Has a plethora of dive bars.

Your New York options are truly endless! We suggest pointing yourself towards the East Village for an amazing nightlife, the West Village for cobblestone-street cuteness and adorable sidewalk eateries, Midtown for easy access to the best theater in the world, the Upper East Side for endless museums, or the Upper West Side for strolls through Central Park with your pooch.

Queens

If you’re a foodie at heart, Queens may just be the borough for you. It has often been said, “I ate my way around the world and never left Queens!” The main thing to keep in mind if you decide to go to one of the outer boroughs is commuting time. Obviously, the closer you are to Manhattan, the shorter your commute will be. And if you end up in the outer-reaches of a far-out borough, make sure you are close to public transportation.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn has their spacey apartments. The farther east or south you go, the further your dollar stretches. Just keep that commute we warned you about locked in your mind.

The Bronx

Ahh, the Boogie-Down Bronx! The South Bronx is home to Yankee Stadium, so the area is undergoing a lot of positive development. Amazing deals and lifestyles can also be found in the Northeast Bronx in the neighborhoods of Pelham Parkway and Co-cop City. The apartments will be spacier, and you’ll ultimately get more bang for your buck...not only in rent, but also bodegas, grocery stores and restaurants. When it comes to having and housing a car, The Bronx is the most user-friendly neighborhood around. It's not uncommon to find street parking, and the parking garages are a fraction of what you will pay in other boroughs.

Staten Island

If you are looking to stay with the suburb experience while still calling yourself a “New Yorker”, we would recommend living in Staten Island. It can only be reached by a bridge from Brooklyn (i.e. a car is a must), or a 20-minute ferry ride that will take you to the bottom of Manhattan. The North Shore is home to the hoods St. George, Tompkinsville, Clifton and Stapleton, and is the most urban of the island.

Big City Living

Once you get to NYC, there are a few things you should know to help you make you look like less of a transplant.

Getting Around Town:

  • Ditch the car. In NYC you can get just about anywhere using public transportation and your own two feet. Owning a car in NYC is more of a liability than a convenience: with limited parking (running as high as $400 a month), perpetual bumper to bumper traffic, insurance, gas, and all of the potential tickets from NYC’s extreme parking laws, you’re better off selling your car to help pay the rent.
  • Learn the subway system. Know your line. Know your train car. Know your schedule. The subway runs 24/7.
  • The left side of the subway escalator is for those rushing, stay on the right side if you’re feeling like a casual stroll.
  • Invest in a good pair of shoes for walking. You’ll be doing a lot of it.
  • Carry with you a quality collapsible umbrella. It rains a lot in NYC and, not to beat it into the ground, but you’ll be doing a lot of walking.

Now that your unlimited MetroCard has been put to good use, let’s reconvene! New York’s 5 boroughs are home to over 8 million people speaking over 800 languages. And no matter the borough you choose to call home, we’re sure you’ll bring something unique and amazing to the table. Get your apartment fondue skewers.

April 2020 New York Rent Report

Welcome to the April 2020 New York Rent Report. New York rents increased over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the New York rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

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April 2020 New York Rent Report

Welcome to the April 2020 New York Rent Report. New York rents increased over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the New York rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

New York rents held steady over the past month

New York rents have increased 0.1% over the past month, and are up moderately by 2.7% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in New York stand at $2,153 for a one-bedroom apartment and $2,565 for a two-bedroom. New York's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 1.7%, as well as the national average of 1.9%.

    Rents rising across the New York Metro

    Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of New York, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the New York metro, 7 of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

    • West New York has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 9.1%. The median two-bedroom there costs $1,591, while one-bedrooms go for $1,336.
    • Over the past year, Bayonne has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 8.8%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $1,451, while one-bedrooms go for $1,218.
    • Hoboken has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the New York metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,739; rents increased 0.3% over the past month and 4.6% over the past year.
    • Elizabeth has the least expensive rents in the New York metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,383; rents went down 0.1% over the past month and 1.7% over the past year.

    Other large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to New York

    As rents have increased moderately in New York, a few other large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more modestly, or in some cases, even decline. Compared to most similar cities across the country, New York is less affordable for renters.

    • Rents increased marginally in other cities across the state, with New York as a whole logging rent growth of 1.7% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 1.6% in Rochester.
    • New York's median two-bedroom rent of $2,565 is above the national average of $1,197. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.9% over the past year compared to the 2.7% rise in New York.
    • While New York's rents rose moderately over the past year, the city of San Francisco saw a decrease of 0.2%.
    • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in New York than most other large cities. For example, Buffalo has a median 2BR rent of $878, where New York is nearly three times that price.

    For more information check out our national report. You can also access our full data for cities and counties across the U.S. at this link.

    City
    Median 1BR Rent
    Median 2BR Rent
    M/M Rent Growth
    Y/Y Rent Growth
    New York
    $2,150
    $2,570
    0.1%
    2.7%
    Newark
    $1,200
    $1,430
    0.1%
    3.6%
    Jersey City
    $1,620
    $1,930
    0.5%
    1.5%
    Elizabeth
    $1,160
    $1,380
    -0.1%
    -1.7%
    New Rochelle
    $1,530
    $1,820
    -0.3%
    -0.2%
    East Orange
    $1,330
    $1,580
    0.4%
    4.3%
    Bayonne
    $1,220
    $1,450
    -0.6%
    -8.8%
    White Plains
    $1,810
    $2,160
    0.6%
    0.5%
    Hoboken
    $2,300
    $2,740
    0.3%
    4.6%
    West New York
    $1,340
    $1,590
    0.2%
    9.1%
    Hackensack
    $1,420
    $1,700
    0.1%
    -1.5%
    Coram
    $2,190
    $2,600
    0.4%
    0.7%
    Port Chester
    $1,620
    $1,930
    0.7%
    6.5%
    Rahway
    $1,310
    $1,560
    0
    0.2%
    Englewood
    $1,570
    $1,870
    -0.2%
    0.7%
    Glen Cove
    $2,010
    $2,390
    0.3%
    2.5%
    Ossining
    $1,810
    $2,160
    -0.7%
    11.8%
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    Methodology - Recent Updates:

    Data from private listing sites, including our own, tends to skew toward luxury apartments, which introduces sample bias when estimates are calculated directly from these listings. To address these limitations, we’ve recently made major updates to our methodology, which we believe have greatly improved the accuracy and reliability of our estimates.

    Read more about our new methodology below, or see a more detailed post here.

    Methodology:

    Apartment List is committed to making our rent estimates the best and most accurate available. To do this, we start with reliable median rent statistics from the Census Bureau, then extrapolate them forward to the current month using a growth rate calculated from our listing data. In doing so, we use a same-unit analysis similar to Case-Shiller’s approach, comparing only units that are available across both time periods to provide an accurate picture of rent growth in cities across the country.

    Our approach corrects for the sample bias inherent in other private sources, producing results that are much closer to statistics published by the Census Bureau and HUD. Our methodology also allows us to construct a picture of rent growth over an extended period of time, with estimates that are updated each month.

    Read more about our methodology here.

    About Rent Reports:

    Apartment List publishes monthly reports on rental trends for hundreds of cities across the U.S. We intend these reports to be a source of reliable information that help renters and policymakers make sound decisions, and we invest significant time and effort in gathering and analyzing rent data. Our work is covered regularly by journalists across the country.

    We are continuously working to improve our methodology and data, with the goal of providing renters with the information that they need to make the best decisions.

    Renter Confidence Survey

    Apartment List has released New York’s results from the third annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. This survey, which drew on responses from over 45,000 renters nationwide, provides insight on what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the country’s 111 million renters.

    "New York renters expressed general satisfaction with the city overall," according to Apartment Li...

    View full New York Renter Survey

    Here’s how New York ranks on:

    C+
    Overall satisfaction
    B
    Safety and crime rate
    C
    Jobs and career opportunities
    B
    Recreational activities
    D
    Affordability
    D
    Quality of schools
    B
    Social Life
    D
    Weather
    C+
    Commute time
    A+
    Public transit
    C
    Pet-friendliness

    Overview of Findings

    Apartment List has released New York’s results from the third annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. This survey, which drew on responses from over 45,000 renters nationwide, provides insight on what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the country’s 111 million renters.

    "New York renters expressed general satisfaction with the city overall," according to Apartment List. "Interestingly, ratings for New York vary widely across categories such as public transit, safety, and local taxes."

    Key Findings in New York include the following:

    • New York renters gave their city a C+ overall.
    • The highest-rated category for New York was public transit, which received an A+ score.
    • The areas of concern to New York renters are state and local taxes (F), affordability (D) and quality of local schools (D).
    • Millennial renters are moderately satisfied with their city, giving it an overall rating of C+, while renters who are parents were less satisfied, giving it a C grade.
    • New York did relatively well compared to other cities in the state, including Buffalo, Syracuse and Albany, which all received scores of F.
    • New York earned similar scores to other similar cities nationwide, including Philadelphia (C+), Los Angeles (C+) and Miami (C+).
    • The top rated cities nationwide for renter satisfaction include Scottsdale, AZ, Irvine, CA, Boulder, CO and Ann Arbor, MI. The lowest rated cities include Tallahassee, FL, Stockton, CA, Dayton, OH, Detroit, MI and Newark, NJ.

    Renters say:

    • "New York has tons of interesting neighborhoods, restaurants, and public transportation to get around. Unfortunately, weekend transit is pretty unreliable." -Justin L.
    • "The best things about the city are the amazing food options, cultural diversity, and nightlife. But the downsides are crowds, transportation delays, and dirty streets." -Molly G.
    • "I love having access to transportation, but I hate the cost of living and high rent prices." -Erica D.
    • "Great access to food and entertainment, but commute times are long." -Elias

    For more information on the survey methodology and findings or to speak to one of our researchers, please contact our team at rentonomics@apartmentlist.com.

    View our national survey results here.

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