Most companies offer fake 2 or 3 bedrooms in order to create affordability. If you are looking for a luxury unit you must ask if the apartment is a converted unit.
Most converted units only have 1 bathroom or not may windows. There is nothing wrong with a budget, but it is important to know a budget comes with specific restrictions. If you are looking for an apartment that is a true 2 bed or 3 bed, pricing will be higher. This apartments in good neighborhoods rent unfurnished for around 7,000 to 20,000 a month, excluding a broker’s fees.
So when you see one of these apartments and you think they are a lot of money, you need to take into consideration the real estate costs in NYC. Also, high rents during high season happen as often time these beautiful luxurious apartments go unrented.
It is difficult to come by apartments that rent for less then 6 months to a year even when furnished.
When considering visiting New York City for an extended stay, a luxury furnished rental may be the way you want to go. Usually it is more cost effective and provides more space and privacy
Having a kitchen gives ease to your stay and help you save money in pricey restaurant bills. Decoration in Hotels can also be tired and lacking in warmth or glamour. Their locations are often in less desirable neighborhoods. Living more like a New Yorker may be a better way to connect with people and create some lasting relationships. Small cafes and neighborhood restaurants offer a real and enriching New York experience never to be forgotten.
When you do your math, think to include food expense, fees and taxes before you compare these two choices. Most important for your New York extended stay is to consider a local experience before choosing a hotel.