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What can $1,300/Month Rent You in New York City

Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various NYC neighborhoods, recently compared options including Harlem.

“In Harlem, a one-bedroom apartment is asking $1,300/month with no fee. It could be a lot smaller, although the kitchen is definitely not great. ↑ In Bay Ridge, a freshly painted one-bedroom apartment is going for $1,350/month with utilities included. It has bay windows and nice kitchen cabinetry. 100-Square-Foot Upper West Side Rental Is So Sad It Hurts.  For $1,150/Month, Is This Sad St. Marks Place Studio Livable? See a 390-Square-Foot Studio Morph Into 5 Different Rooms ↑ This Gowanus “ground floor” studio makes up for being a straight-up windowless basement by including access to a lovely backyard, with is shared with the other two units in the building. It’s asking $1,350/month. ↑ And in Ditmas Park, a studio apartment with new kitchen appliances is asking $1,350/month with no fee. It has a couple closets and one fairly large window. “


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QUOTE: Nas (Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones)

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“The hardest thing is to forgive, but God does, even if you murdered or robbed, ya it’s wrong, but God loves, take one step toward him he’ll take two toward you, even when all else fails, God’ll support you.”

– Nas

*American rapper, songwriter and actor. He is the son of jazz musician Olu Dara. (read more here)