Over recent months, there has been much chatter about the cooling off of the luxury condo market. Experts are wary of the looming drop in NYC apartment supply. As noted by the NY Times, “On a seven-block stretch of 57th Street and nearby, there are at least 300 apartments in seven buildings priced at a billionaire-friendly … Continue reading NYC Apartment Supply: How does this affect me?
Furnishing your Crib from scratch is really time consuming and expensive. It’s hard no matter if you have a shoestring budget or if you are willing to spend tens of thousands of dollars setting up the apartment of your dreams. Top 5 Tips On Furnishing Your Crib Splurge: Bed and Sofa The most important element in any apartment, … Continue reading 5 Tips For Furnishing Your Crib
One question we get frequently at CribRater, is should we rent or buy in New York. New York is a crazy market and the cost to buy is higher than every other city in the United States. There is a need to put 20% down which results in New Yorkers forking over north of $100K … Continue reading Rent Or Buy Debate: Borrowing From Your 401K
Here at CribRater, we are privy to may of the New York apartment design trends. Some are emerging or developing a cult-like following. We list the 5 things we have seen happen in 2016 and want to discuss if they will become fashion or fad. Top 5 2016 New York Apartment Design Trends MARBLE ACCENTS Marble … Continue reading 2016 New York Apartment Design Trends
The walls are one of the most noticeable areas in a room. It is very important to choose the right type of wall treatment, which would be not only aesthetically pleasant, but durable and lasting. So how do you go about choosing wall coverings for your apartment? Choosing Wall Coverings for your Apartment Consider a statement wall for … Continue reading Choosing Wall Coverings For Your Apartment