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.