Speed dating roommates
The difference is that you have just seven minutes to make that decision (and to make a good impression on your date), so start with the questions that matter most to you.We've included a few basics here, but you and the guests at your event might be better advised to skip the small talk and go right to the important stuff, like "What's your favorite breakfast cereal to eat for dinner?Just be smart about your Craigslist hunt: If you find a room (or a mate) that fits the bill, agree to meet in a public place.In addition to posting an ad under New York City's shared rooms page, you can find roommates on Craigslist by browsing ads posted by people searching for housing.According to the event, most of the people looking for rooms will be in their 20s to early 30s, and there'll be a mix of Irish people and expats, all full to the brim with advice, particularly for those of you who are new to flat-sharing in Dublin.
The action is just getting started at Gossip Bar in Hell’s Kitchen as 23-year-old Brooke Ozeri sidles up to the bar.Sift through all the irrelevant listings by using the pipe key (that vertical line over the backslash) to simultaneously search with multiple keywords.Dating in New York City is considered to be one of the Big Apple's most difficult tasks, but it now has a close second: hunting for an affordable apartment, which has become next to impossible in an era defined by surging real estate prices.But there are even more decent human beings just looking for a roommate.
On any given day, there may be thousands of relevant postings at any time -- and because it's one of the most popular places for housing listings (and people listings) you may not be able to avoid using it.Following the roaring success of SROOM's speed roommating event last year, the keen matchmakers are holding their highly-anticipated second event on Wednesday, March 1. If you are coming with a friend, they must register too, for the guest list.