excellent housing options and information sites
are links to web sites that offer all kinds of housing options and information.
We do not endorse or rate any of these webs sites, use your own judgement
when using this list. There are several very low priced housing options
as well as high. We provide this list to make finding housing during the
workshop as easy as possible. We will add to this list as we find more
options. If you have any questions please feel free to ask.
This is an official NYC Housing web site that lists places to find: Bed
& Breakfasts / Sublets / Roommates
Looks like a membership site, places around the USA, it has some great
deals even in Manhattan but especially if you can stay in Brooklyn or
Queens. I see sublets from about $135 a week and up and in Manhattan $600
and up a month.
This site lists hostels from $33 to $77 a day.
New York Habitat offers housing that ranges from a room for rent within
someone's apartment, to private studios, to entire houses that can be
rented by several students. Rooms and apartments can be rented daily,
weekly and even monthly if you decide to extend your stay in New York
City. Pricing and availability will vary depending on the neighborhood,
exact rental dates and type of accommodation you are seeking.
They offer a dormitory style residence in Noho offering accommodations
to interns, college students, and international scholars, the rate is
$255 a week.
in August of 2008 and based in San Francisco, California, Airbnb is a
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NYC YMCA's, Brooklyn has rates for private rooms for about$350 a week
and there is no tax.
This site offers short-term rentals in private homes for rooms at mid
range to high prices.
Saras Homestay is an accommodation provider that specializes in
offering private rooms in homes with families, private rooms in apartments
with roommates, completely private apartments just for guest(s) and private
rooms in residence halls or dormitories.
are new to the list and some NYC new rental leases have clauses not to
use these websits. Which usually means they work really well. Looking
at them, some are vastly overpriced.
AIRBNB Founded in August of 2008 and based in San Francisco, California,
Airbnb is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover,
and book unique accommodations around the world \u2014 online or from
a mobile phone.