Tips for the Perfect Housewarming Party

At first moving to NYC may seem like anything like a party. With horror stories of sky high broker fees, untrustworthy landlords, and the ever risky move of signing on for a year to live with a stranger you met on Cragislist, making the big city move can seem nearly impossible. And it can seem…

NYC Broker Fees 101

As I began the ever exciting yet stressful process of apartment hunting in New York City, I heard the term “broker fee” and was thoroughly confused. Did I really need a broker to find a place to live? Any time I had rented in the past, we contacted a rental company or a landlord and…

How to Make NYC Your Personal Gym

Summer is here which means it’s time to keep up the awesome habits you picked up this winter in your tour of gyms across New York City. But it’s time to take advantage of the warm summer days now that our never ending winter is finally over. But before you work on getting your endorphins,…

Your Room, Your Sanctuary: Make Your Bedly Space Your Own

Finding an apartment in most cities can be pretty stressful, but finding an apartment in New York City is almost always undoubtedly extremely stressful. I don’t know of anywhere else in the country where you’ll pay four figures for a walk-in closet large enough for a twin bed to fit, slanted floors, and an even…

Tips to Keep Your Bedly Apartment Tidy

Most people will tell you that moving to New York City is an impossible task–after all, NYC apartment horror stories are infamous and rent prices are sky high in most of the city, and you never know which broker’s you can trust–you’ve already proven you’re made for the city that never sleeps by choosing Bedly….

8 NYC Parks for Summertime Fun

Picnics, frisbee, movies, fitness classes, hiking, and concerts: all can be found throughout the many NYC parks in the summertime. An amazing alternative to lying on the floor in front of your AC unit, parks provide an outdoor area in the city that allows you to escape the sticky heat of the concrete and buildings…

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…

NYC Summer Festival Guide

Summer is just around the corner, and therefore festival season is upon us! Couldn’t make it to Coachella? Don’t worry! Besides having some amazing indoor concert venues, NYC utilizes it’s Parks in the summertime to bring New Yorkers the best music outdoors! Good news for all you Yorkville Bedly renters, too! Most of the larger…

Beautiful Apartments Available in Jersey City, NJ

If you are thinking of making the move to Jersey City, NJ, then keep reading. Luckily for you, this post is going to give you a list of some of the Bedly apartments available! As if Bedly’s website hasn’t already made it easy to find a place to rent, this post will make it even…

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…

The Moving Checklist You Need

Moving is arguably one of the most stressful times in a person’s life. Not only is your physical world in chaos, as you’re most likely living around and out of boxes and suitcases, but your mental and emotional health often takes a toll as well. Whether you’re moving across the country or down the street,…

Boston Festivals to Enjoy in May

In a few short weeks it will be May. Hopefully the beginning of a new month will also bring with it the beginning of springtime weather. We have been bundled up all winter long. It’s time for you and your roommates to plan your sun filled weekends with outdoor activities and festivals. Make the most…