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Midtown East, New York

E 40th St, New York, 10016, United States
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About the Property

Located on E 40th St, New York, 10016, Harrington Housing Midtown East is a fantastic New York student accommodation that provides a range of rooms from studio basic & king studio with an ensuite bath and deluxe as well as twin rooms with shared bathrooms based on pricing and preferences. It is also close to several institutions, including the City University of New York, which is only 4 minute walk away by foot; CUNY Hunter College is a 9-minute drive away.

A city known almost all over the world, New York is an icon when it comes to cities. Located on the mouth of the Hudson River on the eastern coast of the United States, New York is rich with culture, media, art and just about anything you can fathom. The city consists of five boroughs which are Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, Staten Island, and Manhattan. When it comes to climate, New York has a rather humid subtropical climate that is a pleasant change from the usually chilly and long winter. Of course, the city draws in loads of people from a variety of ethnic and cultural backgrounds, so there is bound to be vast cultural exchange during your time at Harrington Housing Midtown East. This vibrant metropolis features numerous museums, galleries, theatres and music venues which you can absolutely go gaga over. The city obviously has some iconic landmarks like the One World Observatory, Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building and cultural institutes like Metropolitan Museum of Art, Broadway Theatre District, Lincoln Center and Museum of Modern Art. Speaking from Harrington Housing reviews, you are in for a great experience!

Features

Harrington Housing Midtown East is one of the most comfortable student residences in New York that provides a range of rooms that are aesthetically appealing and spacious, offering residents a super comfortable living experience. The property features fully furnished rooms, a full-size bed with bed linens, a study desk, a wardrobe, and a TV so you can binge-watch Netflix series. The deluxe and twin room bathrooms and kitchens are shared, but you can always go the solo way and choose a studio and have it all to yourself. The studio rooms come included with a private bathroom and private kitchen, making sure you have a relaxing end to the day after a long day of studying. Experience bliss with Harrington Housing Midtown East student residence.

Midtown East also provides a ton of other amenities like free high-speed wifi and a washer/dryer onsite. There is even a co-working space where you may work without restriction, and you get a communal kitchen as well. Onsite security ensures that you can sleep soundly at night. An additional benefit is that bills like wifi, water, electricity and utilities are all included in the rent, so you do not have to worry about individual bills. Overall, Harrington Housing Midtown East is a brilliant place to live in.

Location and What's Hot?

New York is known not only for its beauty, culture and world standing but also for its premier institutions providing quality education. Harrington Housing Midtown East allows you to access these with the utmost convenience, this can also be attributed to the city's transportation system, but with this student accommodation's location, you won't require it as much. The City University of New York is located a mere 4-minute walk away, while the CUNY Hunter College is a 9-minute drive. Baruch College is a bit further at a 7-minute drive, and the prestigious New York University is a 15-minute drive away from Harrington Housing Midtown East.

New York is an exciting city with numerous sights to explore, and Harrington Housing Midtown East ensures you get to witness its beauty. The city is vibrant and exciting, so you'll never be bored while visiting. There are several restaurants and nightclubs like Albert's Bar and The Campbell, and try the amazing collection of drinks and socialise with your friends. You can visit Momosan NYC, Shake Shack Midtown East and Wokuni to devour some amazing food items of different cuisines. These are only a handful of the local locations in this magnificent city. You and your friends can tour the entire city, visit the clubs and definitely explore New York at night, all possible with ease at Midtown East student residence. New York City is famous worldwide for its beautiful skyline with several skyscrapers. One can visit some world-famous tourist attractions like the Statue of Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge. You can explore the city's culture by visiting various museums and art galleries like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the American Museum of Natural History. You may also visit well-known institutions such as the Museum on Eldridge Street or the One World Observatory.

Commute

Getting around New York is child's play at Harrington Housing Midtown East, as you are well connected to the extensive transportation system of the city. If you wish to get around the city, then the buses are your best bet, as you can hop on one at the nearby 3 Avenue & East 41 Street and Lexington Av/E 40 St stations, which are just a minute apart. In case you want to travel longer, then the subway is the best bet, 5 Av being the closest station. Taxis and ride-sharing services are ideal for getting to point locations, although at a higher rate. If you wish to head outside the city and tour the United States, then you can check out the three major and iconic airports, LaGuardia and Newark Liberty International Airport. Get into your main character vibes at Harrington Housing Midtown East!

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Frequently Asked Questions

What does the rent include?

The rent includes all utilities, internet, as well as living in a fully furnished apartment. It also includes the use of the building amenities, such as a gym, swimming pool, rooftop, and so on (if applicable).

How does the rent payment work?

At the time of check-out, you are only required to make your deposit  payment. Paying a deposit will secure your room. Your first rent payment is due upon your move-in. Let's say today is January 15 and you would like to book a room from March 1 to September 31. Today, you will need to pay the deposit amount to hold your room. The first rent payment is  due any time until March 1. You will need to pay your first rent to receive your apartment keys. In other words, the deposit secures your room, and the first rent brings you the keys.

What is the verification process?

After the booking submission, you will be asked to follow the instructions to verify your identity and proof of study/work. they want to make sure they only accept people who are verified to be a good fit for their co-living community.

Why can’t I select the dates I want?

You can only select the beginning of the end of the month as a move-in  date. If you have a specific move-in date in mind, you may contact Email in case they can accommodate your inquiry.

Are Management premises Co-ed?

They have all-female, all-male, and mixed apartments, based on availability at the time of booking. During the booking process kindly let them know your preference and they will do their best to accommodate it.

Will I lose my furniture deposit if my classes are canceled due to Covid-19?

A furniture deposit could be used as a credit for a future booking if the cancellation is related to Covid-19.

Why am I paying a furniture deposit?

The furniture deposit is to secure the room and cover any potential damage to furniture, other loss, or default in rent payment.

Do I pay my rent month to month, or weekly?

They allow flexible lease terms, and rent payment is due every 4-week. A payment plan will be generated and added to the end of your housing agreement for your reference. Let's say you rented a room at a rate of $275/week, and your total duration of stay is 12-week. You will need to make payments in 3 installments of $1100/each.

Do I get my own bathroom?

Unless specified otherwise, all rooms have shared bathrooms. If you are looking for ultimate privacy, they do have a master room with a private bathroom and entire apartment options in certain locations.

Does the apartment have a common living room?

There is a small dining area near the kitchen area. Particularly with the Covid-19 precautions, they discourage their residents to gather in common areas unless necessary.

Is the internet included?

They are happy to provide each resident with an unlimited Wi-Fi internet connection. This is included in the rental price. Also, Property  prepares the rooms with fresh bed linens and deep cleaning before the move-in. Residents need to leave the room in the same condition as it is found, including the replacement of fresh bed linens and completion of deep move-out cleaning.

Do you have a cleaning service?

Prior to moving in, your room is cleaned and you are provided with fresh linens. It is up to all roommates to keep their rooms and common areas clean.

Do you accept pets?

Even though they love pets, a co-living environment does not allow them to be pet friendly. Their current or future guests might be allergic to pets.

What is your guest policy?

Due to the unqiue living environemnt at Property premises, constant overnight guests are not allowed. You are able to have friends and family visit you. However overnight guests overpopulate the apartment and are not permitted.

Do you provide a meal plan?

Meal plans are not provided. Their apartments have fully furnished kitchens with standard appliances including pots, pans, dishes, and cutlery. There are grocery stores nearby.

Can I bring my own sheets and furniture?

They provide fresh bed linens prior to moving in. Their rooms are fully furnished with a bed, study desk, side table, lighting, and smart TV. As long as the room is left in the same condition after your stay, you may replace your own linens and small furniture.

Can I rent an apartment to myself?

Yes, you can rent an entire studio or one-bedroom apartment. 

What if I have a roommate issue?

Their residence is a co-living shared space and they encourage open communication to try and resolve any household issues. Please contact your housing coordinator, for some further assistance.

Is there 24/7 security on the premises?

Most of their locations have a concierge security desk. Additionally, a key fob is needed, to enter the building.

What is the check-in process?

Check-in generally begins after 4:00 pm on your planned move-in date. You will receive move-in instructions by email, which will include the housing coordinator’s contact information. You can inform them when you’re on  the way, or a time you plan to be at the residence and they will meet you. You will have a short orientation when you arrive and will receive your keys if your first rent payment was made. For earlier check-ins (early arriving flights)You can call / message the coordinator via WhatsApp and let them know your arrival time. You will be able to leave your luggage in the common area of the apartment and return later once your room is ready.

What is required for booking?

To book you will need to complete the verification process by uploading a photo ID, proof of study/work, proof of address, and guarantor documents, and then pay the deposit listed in the booking process. If you are a student, they require proof of study instead of proof of work. This full process can be completed online.

What is proof of guarantor?

It is proof that you have a guarantor agreeing to secure or 'guarantee'  tenancy agreement/contract. A guarantor can be an individual (parent, spouse, relative, etc.) who promises to pay a tenant’s debt in the case the payment has not been transferred for a reason.

How do my friend and I rent an apartment together?

Bookings are done individually, but you may request to live in the same apartment with your friend. They do their best to make this happen but it  is based on availability. Please contact their booking team with further questions.

Can I meet my roommates before moving in?

In most circumstances, your exact room is assigned the day you move in. Their housing coordinators will introduce you to your roommates.

Is the furniture deposit returned?

The deposit will be returned within 21 business days after the rooming agreement term stays, provided that the contractual obligations have been met and mandatory fees have been deducted.

What is the Service Fee?

The service fee is a non-refundable administrative fee, to cover costs associated with your application process, verification, screening, and contract preparation.

What if I want to change my room type?

Room type changes are subject to availability and will involve an extra cleaning fee pending approval.

How can I extend my stay?

You need to provide a written request to extend your stay, preferably with a 30-day notice. Extensions are based on availability and they do their best to accommodate them.

How many people will I be living with?

You will live in a co-living space with other roommates. 95% of their premises accommodate three (3) roommates in total. An exact number of roommates depends on the apartment layout and location.

How many people share the same bathroom?

Generally, you will be sharing the bathroom with 2 other roommates depending on the apartment layout. they have some apartments with a master room with a private bathroom, based on availability.

Is a kitchen included?

Yes, all of their apartments come with a fully furnished, shared kitchen. This includes a small dining area, pots, pans, dishes, utensils, and appliances.

Is there a laundry?

Yes, all their premises have either in-unit or on-site laundry.

Is parking included?

Parking may be provided for an additional fee, provided that the duration of the stay is a minimum of one year. Please contact for details.

Are there locks on doors?

Unfortunately, they do not place locks on doors. Due to existing fire code  requirements, they attach importance to the security of the co-living units, and individual locks create a less preferable environment in terms of the security of their tenants.

What is flex space?

Flex space is one of the budget-friendly options they offer. It’s ideal for students looking for luxury living with basic privacy. The space is an alternative to a shared room and is created with a temporary bookcase partition.

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Finding a new home in the bustling city of New York can be an exciting yet daunting challenge, particularly when it comes to managing finances. As a hub of culture, business, and education, New York City can be quite an expensive place to live, especially for students. From exorbitant rental prices for even modest apartment shares to the added expenses of transportation, textbooks, and simply existing in an urban environment, the financial burden can be considerable. Students should carefully budget and explore options like housing and food plans to help offset the notoriously high costs associated with living in New York. Here is a breakdown of the expenses:

1. Off-campus Housing: $1,050 - $1,230 per month

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