Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




192 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 6


Topic # 57865 27-Feb-2010 10:05
Send private message

hey im thinking of moving to new york for a little while. just wondering what is the city like, the people and would or would you not live there if you had a opporturnit. just wanna get a good knowledge before i make my mind up.

Thanks

Create new topic
2047 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 208

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 302679 27-Feb-2010 12:18
Send private message

It's big, it's busy, a lot of people, VERY expensive, public transport very efficient though. I wouldn't be looking at living there unless you have a pretty good job lined up BEFORE you go, or you have some pretty decent cash reserves to help you get set up and then get through.

Do a Google search for living in New York. I just checked and there's a few resources that are quite helpful.

26196 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 5796

Moderator
Trusted
Biddle Corp
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 302693 27-Feb-2010 13:26
Send private message

Prices of almost everything there is amazingly high. Unless you're being paid exceptionally well you'll pronbably find a shoebox has more space than an average sized apartment.


 
 
 
 


Try Wrike: fast, easy, and efficient project collaboration software
20880 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4093

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 302785 27-Feb-2010 20:50
Send private message

I would be interested to know how you get on because it is on my list of lpaces to live for a while...




Richard rich.ms

Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Amazon launches the International Shopping Experience in the Amazon Shopping App
Posted 19-Apr-2018 08:38


Spark New Zealand and TVNZ to bring coverage of Rugby World Cup 2019
Posted 16-Apr-2018 06:55


How Google can seize Microsoft Office crown
Posted 14-Apr-2018 11:08


How back office transformation drives IRD efficiency
Posted 12-Apr-2018 21:15


iPod laws in a smartphone world: will we ever get copyright right?
Posted 12-Apr-2018 21:13


Lightbox service using big data and analytics to learn more about customers
Posted 9-Apr-2018 12:11


111 mobile caller location extended to iOS
Posted 6-Apr-2018 13:50


Huawei announces the HUAWEI P20 series
Posted 29-Mar-2018 11:41


Symantec Internet Security Threat Report shows increased endpoint technology risks
Posted 26-Mar-2018 18:29


Spark switches on long-range IoT network across New Zealand
Posted 26-Mar-2018 18:22


Stuff Pix enters streaming video market
Posted 21-Mar-2018 09:18


Windows no longer Microsoft’s main focus
Posted 13-Mar-2018 07:47


Why phone makers are obsessed with cameras
Posted 11-Mar-2018 12:25


New Zealand Adopts International Open Data Charter
Posted 3-Mar-2018 12:48


Shipments tumble as NZ phone upgrades slow
Posted 2-Mar-2018 11:48



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.