The (Manhattan) Rent is (Seriously) Too Damn High
Ah, the Manhattan real estate market. That one barrier holding you back from the Big Apple's charm while simultaneously making you go absolutely insane. This collection of brokerages and hidden fees turns this anxiety-driven urban playground into a rental nightmare, forcing inhabitants to search for their humble abode on the other side of the East River. And with good riddance.
You might be saying, "Well I live in a studio and don't paythat
much." That is true, which is why the number is the average. With that being said, here is a snippet from the article to get a sense of what we're all paying:
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