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Hey friends, does anyone have recommendations for alcohol delivery in Brooklyn? Also wondering about pastry shop recommendations!

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Hello! How do you guys make new friends in the city? I moved to city about six months ago and went right into quarantine. I had a bunch of friends who left the city this year and I find myself lonely … more

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Rode the subway for the first time since March today. It was both profoundly weird and extremely mundane at the same time.

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Got dumped, half my friends left, still WFH with no end in sight, financially paycheck to paycheck. Is this my sign to leave the city and move back home?

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Is there a big difference in cost of living between NYC and LA? Moving to LA for a job and want to ensure my salary expectations are in the right ballpark. I currently make $130k and my rent (shared… more

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Recs for female hair cut and color? Brunette wanting to go lighter if that’s helpful. Preferably downtown

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If anyone's looking for a studio in downtown Brooklyn / Fort Greene area dm me :). Walk up not a lux.

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Any recs for some bomb Mexican food in nyc?

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Anyone move in New York/close by and found an amazing deal or able to negotiate with the lease?

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Just to get some ballpark numbers before COVID but as a single male in their 20s how much would you say is an appropriate amount to save/spend for vacation? For a weekend trip upstate, weekend trip to… more

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Has anyone dealt with a roommate who never cleans? I spoke to them about it but haven’t seen much improvement

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Best place to watch the sunset in Manhattan?

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I need recommendations for a good Brooklyn rooftop restaurants I can take my parents to (with manhattan view)!

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Why does every conversation among New Yorkers turn into a conversation about what neighborhood you live in, then inevitably Bklyn vs. Manhattan, then inevitably how great of a deal X person is getting… more

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Any recommendations for a good neurosurgeon in NYC? Asking for a friend of mine who was recently diagnosed with a brain tumor..

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I truly want to make shift to either Strategy/Operations and Product Marketing, but all positions seem to look for qualifications I haven’t had a chance to do at an agency. What are any additional exp… more

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Hi all! What certifications are good if you are trying to move more into Cyber Strategy or Data privacy consulting? I’ve got to move to New York for some personal family reasons, and I want to get out… more

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Moving out of NYC in a week. Where do I need to eat before I go? 😋

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Has anyone here been to the 9/11 museum? I grew up in northern NJ and live here now, but I’ve generally heard that NYCers don’t go. I’ve actually never been the memorial site and since I have the week… more

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Curious: any other *moms* with Kindergarten or older children who are students in the NYC public school system? Think I might be the only one where I work and everything that is happening right now i… more

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For those who have broken your lease before it ended, what did your landlord do? We just bought a house and need to break our lease early. He can rent it out for way more than we pay now; we moved in … more

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Anybody successfully renegotiated their apartment lease recently and want to share tips? I know I can bring up other units in the building on StreetEasy, but those are lower price due to free 1-2 mont… more

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Random question. The doorman in my building who works the Nightshift (11pm onwards) is always dead asleep on the desk anytime I see him (usually I drop by circa midnight a few nights a week). I get it… more

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Anyone move to the burbs and regretting it? 🙋🏼‍♀️🤦🏼‍♀️🤷🏼‍♀️

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Thoughts on deciding between A) staying in current 2 bed/1bath in Midtown East and look for a new roommate (she’s moving closer to Long Island) or B) move into my own 1 bedroom in UES or FiDi and pote… more

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Any suggestions for a good hair salon to color my hair in the UES?

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How many days of an apartment being listed on streeteasy is a red flag? I found a gem that’s around 2k in Williamsburg but it’s been up for 33 days!

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Looking to sublet studio on 8th and broadway. Prefer longer term but open to anything at this point. Moved to the suburbs. HMU if interested.

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Ate outside last night with friends in nyc - felt scary ... are ppl doing this?

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Waiting on Condo Board to approve my lease from condo owner. I have submitted a pretty long application with all kinds of detail, but they are taking their sweet time. Is there any way I could/should … more

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Where do you find quality roommates from?

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I had an interview today at a very small company & the head of the department interviewed me in his office with one open window and no mask from the moment I went into his office. He then told me … more

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Thoughts on the new 10% COVID relief surcharge NYC restaurants are allowed to add to customers bills? Apparently the surcharge can continue until 90 days after the restaurant returns to full indoor di… more

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Does anyone have any good resources for month-to-month/short term lease rentals in Manhattan? My lease is up at the end of the month and I am looking for a 2-3 month lease.

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Our contract is due to expire in November. The agency has already sent us a Lease renewal for next year. However, we want to negociate the extension a little. We are looking into two scenarios: 1. Sho… more

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Who is still accepting clothing/furniture donations during covid? Any places doing pick ups?

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So I like to wear old t shirts and leggings when I workout instead of being head to toe lulu. Am I gonna feel weird if I join equinox?

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Moving to UWS in October. Should I use a broker? My friend recommended Loftey, which wouldn’t charge a broker fee as long as I stick with no-fee buildings. Any other advice would be helpful!

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