NYC Apartment Hunting Guide

Looking for an apartment in the New York City metro area? Welcome to the jungle. Landing an apartment in NYC’s tight rental market is a daunting process. Make sure your paperwork is in order to improve your chances.

With rental vacancy rates hovering at about 3.45 percent, the city’s housing market is among the tightest in the nation. That tight supply means you need to be ready, on the spot, to sign a lease if you find an apartment that suits your needs. 

In this guide we'll give you tips for:

  • Knowing what types of paperwork you'll need before starting your search
  • Understanding what items you will need for the lease signing 
  • Factoring in income requirements and roommate paperwork 

Download our guide today by using the form on the right to tell us a little about yourself!