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The Best Places to Grab a Drink in Midtown, According to Common Employees

Whether you work in the area, or just want to grab a drink before hopping on the MetroNorth, bookmark this list and keep it on hand for the next time you’re between 31st and 59th street.

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The best apartment hunting sites for New York City

Frustrated with your apartment search? These six sites make it easier for you to find a place to call home in New York City.

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Which city should I live in?

Use this guide to find out the biggest pros and cons of each major US city, and whether or not you should move there. 


Local Artist in Action: Viscaya Wagner

Vermont born artist, Viscaya Wagner, grew up in a family of creatives and moved to New York City to experience the city’s unique energy.


How cities are getting creative about affordable housing

To make housing more affordable, cities have taken up creative policies, prioritized low-income residents, and welcomed various startups.

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5 Best Tips for Apartment Hunting in a Big City

Common’s Senior Leasing Administrator Amber Perez walks through her top 5 tips for finding an apartment in a big city