Does anyone have experience apt hunting directly through a real estate agency in the city (like Compass etc)? I’ve been searching exclusively through the usual sites like Zillow and am wondering if an agency would be any better

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Zillow and streeteasy are best, agencies post all their stuff on Zillow and streeteasy. So if you go to them you’ll get a subset of the websites which is what they post. Best to search yourself


Depends on who pays broker fees. If the landlord is paying broker fees it’s fine. I have never paid a broker fee in my life.


I don’t think renters will have to pay brokers’ fees for a while given the state of the market...

A broker is going to be better

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