The Millennial’s Guide to Meal Prep

Everyone knows that the hardest part of moving to New York City is finding somewhere to live. If you’ve done your research, you’ve heard apartment horror stories. If you have friends in the city, you’ve heard about astronomical broker fees and slimy landlords. And, if you’re a millennial moving to the city for school or…

Finding (and Keeping) Friendships in the Big City

Moving to New York City can seem like a daunting undertaking. If you’ve done your research, you’ve probably heard of a ton of housing related horror stories–whether it’s outright scams, broker fees that are quadruple a month’s rent, or the nightmare of trying to find the perfect roommate, there are countless ways your search can…

NYC Summer Bucket List

Now that it’s finally heating up here in NYC, it’s time to get your summer bucket list started! You’ve already got the biggest “to-do” off your list by using Bedly. You’re chilling in your amazing apartment in one of NYC’s prime neighborhoods with the roommate of your dreams. You’ve spent your days basking in all…

How to Birthday on a Budget

Summer is just around the corner, and with more daylight comes longer nights. Luckily for you, you’ve avoided the summer moving drama by taking advantage of Bedly’s affordable housing options in some of New York City’s best neighborhoods. You’ve got the perfect roommate agreement, decorate your room to perfection (including all the must have safety…

How to Make the Most of Spring in a Never Ending Winter

Hey NYC—we know that this perpetual winter is reaching a point that’s pretty depressing. Even more so because you’ve done everything right. You moved into a fully furnished Bedly apartment in one of NYC’s prime neighborhoods, dodging dodgy landlords and sky high broker fees in the process. You’ve avoided serious roommate drama by filling out…

How to Prepare for Your Big City Move

Moving to a new place is always a little daunting, especially when moving into a big city like New York. There are so many different variables to consider–what neighborhood you should move to, how to find roommates, how to transport all of your personal belongings across state lines, and how to avoid the notorious New…

How to Hack Being a Student in NYC

There are countless reasons to make the big decision to move to NYC–a new job, a significant other, or just a taste for adventure. Another major reason people move to New York is for college. Whether for undergrad or graduate school, NYC universities are some of the best in the country. Not to mention, you…