Moving to NYC as an international student or expat


Moving to NYC?

Congratulations! You are about to move to the center of the world. The concrete jungle where dreams are made of. Whether you will be attending school or relocating to start a new job, this is life changing and before long you will be feeling like a true New Yorker. First stop? Finding a great New York apartment.

Is renting an apartment in Manhattan easy?

New York landlords have some of the most stringent tenant requirements in thecountry. Factors like income, credit history and rental history all weigh into their decision to approve you or not. Especially people relocating to New York for the first time may underestimate how difficult it can be to meet those requirements.

What if I don’t qualify?

If you think that you may face challenges to qualify for an apartment in New York then it may be a good idea to get qualified by TheGuarantors. Our qualification will pre-approve you for thousands more apartments so you have more choice. Please continue to complete our free application questionnaire and we'll get back to you shortly. We can even send you available apartments.