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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About the article: NY Japion is a Japanese language newspaper in NYC. They did a short article on Urban Edge. To see the entire article, download the .pdf below below:
New York City strikes deal with landlords for residents displace by Sandy
Excerpt from the article: Urban Edge was launched in 2010, aiming to cut out brokers and other middlemen in the rental market, according to a post on Curbed NY in 2010. To read the entire article,...
New York City Housing Recovery About to be Launched Following 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...
New Rental Listings Website Wants Tenants Who Plan Ahead
Excerpt from the article: Last week's hot new thing on the rental scene was UrbanEdgeNY.com, a rental listings search engine designed to help landlords and tenants bypass brokers. To read the entire...
New Rental Listings Website Aims to Keep Brokers Out
Excerpt from the article: Ever since the rise of Craigslist, frustrated New York City renters have wondered why more landlords don't just advertise their vacancies directly to tenants, bypassing...
Market Dip Forces 'Deals' at Luxury Buildings
Excerpt from the article: “It seems to be slower than normal for February [so] there’s definitely opportunity for renters that weren’t out there two months ago,” said Mark Sperry of Urban Edge, a...
MapThatPad Now Works with UrbanEdge
Excerpt from the article: Just like us, our friends at UrbanEdge are committed to making the apartment hunting process easier. First of all, apartment hunters want real listings of real apartments...
Manhattan Apartment Hunting: Renting In The Current Market
Excerpt from the article: NY Bits and Urban Edge are two other great sources. They list management company phone numbers and available apartments. You don't have to pay to access listings and they're...
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...
Know The Rules Of Indoor Trick Or Treating
Excerpt from the article: Mark Sperry works for UrbanEdgeNY.com, which is a website that lists no fee apartments directly to tenants. He says Halloween protocol varies from building to building and...
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