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Old 02-03-2012, 01:03 PM
 
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Every where you go have negative sceneries however its bout who and what yu involve yourself with... Avenue D is the one with the most activity yes, but appears to be the worst because is where all teh development (city ) buildings are and minorities. But if yougo toAvenue B , First Ave you will find all the rapists, cocaine heads, punk rocks that use pills and all the drunks with 50 tatoos. either way you are in NYC urban enviroment. Put on ur adult hat and keep walking ..noone should ever determine where you should live.
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Old 02-05-2012, 06:34 PM
 
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I can only speak from the perspective of a tourist but I would add that I recently stayed on Ave C, around 9th st, it was a vibrant place with good bars and restaurants. My regular evening would end with a walk from the 1st Ave subway along 14th st then down Ave C at between 2-4am or I'd go down 1st, A or B so that I could walk thru Tompkins Square Park. I didn't see any trouble but enjoyed the stroll thru a unique part of the city at that time of night. When I ventured onto Ave D to a grocery store I noticed a different clientele but was greeted with warmth and friendliness. Overall I would say that when I next visit NYC I'll be staying in Alphabet City again.
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Old 04-08-2014, 04:54 PM
 
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Just moved to ave C and 7th. 5th floor walk-up studio. 1575/mo.
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Old 04-08-2014, 05:18 PM
 
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Just moved to ave C and 7th. 5th floor walk-up studio. 1575/mo.
How do you like it so far
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Old 04-08-2014, 06:01 PM
 
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Just moved to ave C and 7th. 5th floor walk-up studio. 1575/mo.
Congratulations! But is really sad that a 5th floor walkup in I assume a building that is at best average rents for $1,575/month. Utter madness.
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Old 04-09-2014, 05:27 AM
 
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I visited friends there a few years ago and I felt completely safe during the daylight hours. I haven't been there after dark.
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Old 04-09-2014, 11:05 PM
 
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1575/mo & you're inches away from the hood.

Congrats.
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Old 04-09-2014, 11:50 PM
 
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Congratulations! But is really sad that a 5th floor walkup in I assume a building that is at best average rents for $1,575/month. Utter madness.

I have to believe that there are no other cities out there with such a high concentration of sore anuses in such a small area as there are in this city...
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