Brian

Pictures of My New Apartment

I took a few pictures of the place while it was empty that I have put up on Flickr. There aren’t that many, but it gives you an idea of the size of the place. I also made a drawing of the layout with measurements so I know how much Read more…

By Brian, ago
Brian

My New Apartment

It took two weeks of back and forth, but last Tuesday afternoon I signed the lease on a new apartmentĀ on Manhattan’s Upper West Side (Google map). Actually, it’s a lease assignment, meaning I’m taking over someone else’s lease. I already received the keys from the previous tennant, and Aunt Bernadette Read more…

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Brian

Coming to America

I have been a New Yorker for a week now. It started last Saturday when we stepped off the plane at JFK. It was a pretty anti-climactic departure from the Netherlands. The movers came and packed up all my stuff. 54 boxes worth of stuff, 20 boxes more than I Read more…

By Brian, ago