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A Blog That Shows The ‘Worst Rooms’ For Rent In New York

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Williamsburg, Brooklyn. $1200.00 (with reliable electricity)

Kentucky-born cinematographer Ryan Nethery has created a Tumblr blog that shows the worst rooms for rent in New York.

CalledThe Worst Room’, it was created by Nethery a week ago, and has since gone viral.

“This blog is a product of the many months of frustration that comes with searching for decent, affordable housing in New York,” Nethery told Business Insider.

Below are several images taken from his blog—for more please check out ‘The Worst Room’.

Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. $750.00

Williamsburg, Brooklyn. $1100.00 (comes with a lovely view of a stone wall!)


Williamsburg, Brooklyn. $850.00 (comes furnished with slightly used futon. sheets included.)

Williamsburg, Brooklyn. $1250.00

Upper East Side, Manhattan. $1600.00
“My roommate and I are both 5’4” and don’t even notice the ceilings, but my boyfriend who is 6’ sometimes has to watch his head.”

Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn.
“Looking for two roommates. Top bunk is $500 per month, bottom bunk is $600 per month.”

McKibben Lofts. Bushwick, Brooklyn. $800.00 ad describes room as “Terrarium”

West Village, Manhattan. $1900.00
“Loft bed setup with workstation”

Bushwick, Brooklyn. $950.00

[via Business Insider, images via The Worst Room]
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