Renting a NYC Apartment
15Mar

When you’re renting a NYC apartment, invariably you have one of two main experiences. Things either go beautifully or you’re living a life with problems. The outcome you can expect depends, at least in part, on your landlord. There are some amazing ones out there. However, for every good…

Apartment Insurance: Why Every NYC Renter Should Have It
11Feb

Finding the perfect apartment in New York City took you time. But now that you’ve found it, it’s time to protect yourself and your belongings with adequate apartment insurance coverage. It really is something you can’t afford to live without in New York City. Why Buy Apartment Insurance in…

Renters Insurance Policies
18Dec

Renters insurance offers tenants financial protection in the event of destruction or loss of their possessions when renting an apartment or house.  Although in the case of a burglary or fire, your landlord might show some sympathy, their insurance usually won’t cover loss or destruction of your possessions. When…

NYC Co-Op Insurance FAQ
18Nov

Purchasing a NYC co-op allows you to own your own personal slice of The Big Apple. Before you dive right in, though, it’s a good idea to put careful consideration into protecting that investment by purchasing the right kind of NYC co-op insurance coverage to meet your needs. It’s…

3 Things Renters Insurance Doesn’t Cover
07Jul

Renters insurance is so important for renters. Without it, they leave their personal property vulnerable and risk losing everything. Investing in renters insurance provides a great value when you look at how much coverage you actually get through these policies. However, it is important that, as a renter, you…

Understanding Flip Taxes When Buying an Apartment in NYC
08Jun

Purchasing an apartment in NYC, whether a condominium or a coop, can be a time of great excitement. However, it can also be very stressful! From navigating broker’s fees to dealing with attorneys and insurance, the process can be confusing and costly enough without adding additional fees into the…

Neighborhoods of Manhattan
27Apr

Before you dive into your apartment hunt for the perfect Manhattan abode, it’s a good idea to first learn about the many vibrant and unique neighborhoods and communities found in Manhattan. Manhattan has been described by some as a large group of small villages. You’ll see that each neighborhood…

nyc renters insurance policy
16Dec

When you buy a home (or an apartment) it’s a pretty well-known fact that you will need some kind of homeowners insurance. But what happens when you’re renting an apartment? The picture becomes a lot less clear (and, ergo, much riskier). Plenty of renters decide that they don’t need…