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Portrait of a NYC Renter

Posted by on Jan 3, 2013 in Procrastinations | 0 comments

If you live in New York, now is a less than ideal time to be moving. But maybe you’d like to know a little bit about your competition before the seasons change? The information below, pulled together by Naked Apartments from their users’ registration data, should give you a head...

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What To Get Your Roommate For The Holidays

Posted by on Dec 8, 2011 in Renting Hacks | 0 comments

Not sure what to get your roomie for the upcoming holidays? Well boy-oh-boy are you in luck! Over here at RentShare we’re all about making shared  living just that much easier, so we’ve gone ahead and created a simple(ish) Gift Buying Guide for roommates! Enjoy!! *Seriously, we can’t stress this enough – under no circumstances should you get your girlfriend...

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Why Having Roommates Is Awesome

Posted by on Nov 11, 2011 in Renting Hacks | 0 comments

I have to admit that after living with 7 friends during my senior year of college, I was more than ready to find a place by myself after graduation. Excited about the big move to Cincinnati, I found a perfect one-bedroom apartment: newly remodeled, in a very desirable neighborhood, and a great size for the price. I’ve been living in this apartment since the middle of April and I absolutely love it. However, as I reap the benefits of living on...

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#ThingsLongerThanKimsMarriage: Roommate Edition

Posted by on Nov 7, 2011 in Procrastinations | 0 comments

Last Monday, the not-so-surprising announcement was made that Kim Kardashian had filed for divorce after 72 days hitched to Kris Humphries, citing “irreconcilable differences.” Of course, hubby Kris Humphries claimed he was blindsided. As a result, one of the most popular trending topics on Twitter Monday was #ThingsLongerThanKimsMarriage. Many seized the opportunity to make fun of her more than ever before, naming the pause after Dora the...

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Awkward Roommate Conversations

Posted by on Nov 4, 2011 in Renting Hacks | 0 comments

There are plenty of things you’ll end up having to discuss with your roommate at one point or another, and some of them are downright awkward. It’s usually about more personal issues or the little things that irk you, which can be more difficult than a conversation over what to watch on TV. So, here are three awkward conversations we know that you’re bound to have with your roommate (or roommates) and some advice as to how to ease the...

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