Moving is always a stressful affair, but moving to a whole new city, especially one as diverse and fast-paced as New York, is particularly intimidating. It can be an absolute nightmare if you are unprepared, But if you follow the advice below, you can have an incredibly fun and memorable experience (for all the right reasons).
There is Safety (& Savings) in Numbers
First of all, you should know that renting an apartment in New York city is very expensive. NYC can also be a very lonely place if you are new to the city. This is one of the reasons why coliving spaces are so popular, especially in big cosmopolitan cities such as New York. Shared spaces allow you to cut back on living costs while making new friends, while providing the safety and convenience of seeing to many of your day-to-day needs.