New Year’s Resolutions for your Apartment

Happy New Year and welcome to 2017! Most of us have our personal resolutions for this year such as building healthier habits and a more confident self, and that’s fantastic. Here at Rockrose we think you’re great the way you are and have no tips for improving yourself, but we do have tips for improving your apartment life.

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Best Brunch Spots in Midtown West

Brunch is the wonderful combination of breakfast and lunch, usually enjoyed partially hungover on a Saturday or Sunday. Brunch originated in England before making its way to the US in the 1930′s. Many restaurants now serve special menus just for brunch because of its popularity, and we are here to help guide you to the best brunch spots in Midtown West Manhattan.

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Conversation Topics to get you through the Holidays with Family

The holidays are a special time where families reconnect and spend some quality time with each other. Unfortunately for some of us, we’re not too interested in quality time with distant relatives because it means forcing conversation for a long period of time. Don’t worry people we know this can be stressful and we are here to help. Here are our conversation topics to get you through the holidays with family.

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How to Get Along With Roommates

Living in NYC with roommates is difficult. The price you pay for living in the greatest city in the world is limited space and the more roommates you have the more space you have to share. For those of you who need some help getting along with your roommates, we have some tips for you.

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Revitalized South Street Seaport

At the southern tip of Manhattan, where Fulton Street meets the East River, you will find the South Street Seaport.  What was once simply a port for ships to come and go is now turning into a cultural anchor for the financial district with 400,000 feet of contemporary retail space, high-end restaurants, outdoor bars, and a world-class market.

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Fun Fall Activities For LIC Residents

As October flies by, we look for a new set of activities that go with the fall season. The great thing about the fall is some days are perfect for spending outside in the cool crisp air, and some days are perfect for staying warm and finding some indoor fun. For Long Island City Residents, we have both of these types of days covered with three fun activities for this fall.

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Off-Broadway Theater in Midtown West

  Manhattan is arguably the greatest place in the world for business, dining, and fashion. When it comes to theater, there’s no argument, it IS the best. Only downfall is obtaining tickets to Broadway plays and musicals such as Hamilton and Book of Mormon is difficult and expensive, which is why we’re focusing our attention to Off-Broadway.

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Fall Festivals in NYC

  Fall time in New York City has an abundance of great festivals to attend. Whether you’re interested in food, music, entertainment, or the arts, New York City has it all. Since we can’t name them all, we chose two of our favorites: the New York Film Festival and the Wine & Food Festival.

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Brookfield Place – Battery Park City

  Located in the trendy Battery Park City, Brookfield Place, originally known as World Financial Center, is a shopping center and office building complex that has experienced a gigantic expansion in the last couple years. In 2013 it underwent a $200 million expansion, and now is one of the most stunning places in Manhattan filled with upscale shops, restaurants, and amenities.

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Great Date Spots in Financial District

Financial District may not seem like the ideal location for romance, but remember it’s never good to judge a book by its cover. Behind the cover of tall finance buildings exist a bunch of great spots for an intimate and fun date. Below you will find our favorite three.

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