Urban Edge In the News

Since we launched, Urban Edge has received a lot of mentions in the press (all good!). Check out what everyone else is saying about us in the articles below.

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NYC Housing Recovery to Help Victims Displaced by Hurricane Sandy
Excerpt from the article: Urban Edge has listings of available market-rate apartments, separate from the 2,500 units available through the City-assisted option, that have been pooled by the real...
No Fee Rentals for Sandy Victims
Excerpt from the article: "Potential tenants will still need to go through the normal application and approval process, although some landlords have agreed to be more flexible with items such as the...
I’ll Be Home for Christmas? Apartment Listings For Sandy Refugees Are Live
Excerpt from the article: “Urban Edge will twice a week be providing FEMA with updated no fee apartment listings from our extensive list of owners and property managers,” said Urban Edge vice...
The Day
Excerpt from the article: Listings geared to their needs are being posted in a special section at the no-fee rental site Urban Edge. Reports say landlords will strive to be flexible about length of...
FEMA Teams with two NY Websites for Listings
Excerpt from the article: "The important thing is to get the available apartments out in front of as many people who need housing as possible," Urban Edge vice president Mark Sperry said in an email...
Tools
Excerpt from the article: Anyone who is looking for post-Sandy replacement rental housing can now use FEMA's Housing Portal, which has partnered with two rental listings sites—RentHop and UrbanEdge—...
A Guide to New York City's Major Rental-Finding Websites
Excerpt from the article: UrbanEdge: UrbanEdge is a straightforward listings search site where the listings come only from owners and property managers, not from brokers. To read the entire article,...
Apartment search site Apartable courts renters with landlord litigation data
Excerpt from the article: A slew of rental search websites — such as Naked Apartments, Nestio, Rentenna, Urban Edge, Urban Compass and Zumper — has cropped up in recent years... To read the entire...
Zillow’s ad campaign a multi-million dollar gamble in NYC: VIDEO
Excerpt from the article: Don Tallerman, the co-founder of Urban Edge, acknowledged that the ads were “well executed” and created “an emotional connection,” but said he was unsure they would fly in...
Landlords Seek the Upper Hand
Excerpt from the article: “You will not have access to every apartment,” said Mark Sperry, the vice president of Urban Edge, a website that lists no-fee apartments in the New York area. “But that...
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