Why The Battery is the Best Park in NYC

Why The Battery is the Best Park in NYC

March 30, 2018   /    Things to Do in NYC   /    Comments Off on Why The Battery is the Best Park in NYC

The Battery: Manhattan Island’s Iconic Public Park

The Battery, formerly known as Battery Park, is a public park located at the southern tip of New York City’s Financial District. Named after the artillery battery used to protect Manhattan’s early settlement in the 17th century, The Battery is considered one of the best parks in New York. The park has a lot of notable features, making it a popular destination for both New York residents and tourists. Take a few minutes to read about the park, and see why you should take the time to visit it in the near future.
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37 Wall Street: Your Oasis in the Financial District

February 28, 2018   /    Financial District, NYC   /    Comments Off on 37 Wall Street: Your Oasis in the Financial District

Luxurious Apartments in the Center of NYC’s Financial District

For the sophisticated Manhattanite, only the best will do. 37 Wall Street offers no-fee apartments with a doorman in a prime location in the Financial District. Inside, you’ll find luxurious most New Yorkers can only dream of having, combine with an easy commute to work and being within walking distance to many world renowned corporations and banks. Here’s what it is like to be a resident of 37 Wall Street.
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What to Know About The Financial District Before Moving There

January 15, 2018   /    Financial District, NYC   /    Comments Off on What to Know About The Financial District Before Moving There

What first comes to mind when you hear about the Financial District? While it is home to numerous corporations and investment firms, it’s more than just NYC’s business center. It’s also a neighborhood where many apartments buildings feature luxurious amenities, like rooftop terraces, doorman, and a fitness center right within your apartment building. Here are some of the things you should know before moving the Financial District.
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East Village Shoppers Spotlight

December 28, 2017   /    Things to Do in NYC   /    Comments Off on East Village Shoppers Spotlight

New York City is one of the biggest shopping destinations in the world, as it is home to hundreds of different stores. The East Village has a wide collection of stores that sell plenty of interesting things, including apartment décor, clothes and vintage items. Whether you need to decorate your entire apartment, or you are just looking for an interesting accent piece to buy, you should be able to find a store that suits your interests. Below are a few shops you should consider checking out in the East Village.
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The History of Wall Street

December 15, 2017   /    Fun Facts About NYC   /    Comments Off on The History of Wall Street

New York City is considered one of the most financially powerful cities in the world, and Wall Street is a major reason for this. Located in the Financial District, Wall Street is home to the most prominent stock exchanges in the United States, including the New York Stock Exchange. In addition to being New York City’s business center, FiDi also has a rich history that doesn’t match any other NYC neighborhood. Did you ever wonder how Wall Street rose to become the financial center of the United States? Continue reading to learn how this street in the Financial District became one of the biggest financial powerhouses in the world.
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Best Off-Broadway Theaters in NYC

Best Off-Broadway Theaters in NYC

November 30, 2017   /    Things to Do in NYC   /    Comments Off on Best Off-Broadway Theaters in NYC

Off-Broadway theaters feature affordable productions. The smaller budgets don’t really matter though, because these shows still manage to be grand and entertaining, especially since some of the actors from these shows tend to make it to Broadway. Below are some of our favorites.
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The History of Post Towers

November 15, 2017   /    Fun Facts About NYC , NYC Community Spotlights   /    Comments Off on The History of Post Towers

Was Post Towers Ever Home to the New York Post?

The answer to this question is yes. Post Towers became an apartment community in 1999; before that, it was a commercial building that served as the headquarters for The New York Post and The Bank of New York. Like many other places within the Financial District, Post Towers has a unique history. Learn more below.

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NYC Recycling Rules: How to Recycle Correctly

October 30, 2017   /    Apartment Living Tips , Resources for NYC Renters   /    Comments Off on NYC Recycling Rules: How to Recycle Correctly

If you want to be environmentally conscious, it’s a good idea to make sure that what you’re recycling actually belongs there. At most communities, we’ll handle the sorting of recycling once it is brought to waste rooms. Here’s what you should and should not recycle, and special instructions for specific items.
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Best Eats in the Financial District

October 13, 2017   /    Resources for NYC Renters   /    Comments Off on Best Eats in the Financial District

The Financial District serves as the world’s most renowned business center. There’s a rumor out there that food options in the Financial District are not as prolific as other sections of Manhattan. Despite what you may have heard, that assumption is false. Eater NY recently profiled 16 of their favorite restaurants and bars in FiDi. Here are some of our favorites.

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Ways to De-stress in NYC

Ways to De-stress in NYC

September 29, 2017   /    Things to Do in NYC   /    Comments Off on Ways to De-stress in NYC

Have you ever felt stressed out after a long day at work or from simply trying to hail a cab when it’s raining out? New York was named the second most stressful city in America by Forbes. Sometimes, all of the hustle and bustle can get to even the toughest of New Yorkers. Here are a couple of places you can go to relieve some stress.

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