City and Relocation Information


Cost of Living

It is important to understand how salary and expenses vary by city. In addition, the cost of living could be significantly higher while salaries are only slightly higher. This will effect how you live in a new city. Use the cost of living calculators below to better understand the differences for two specific cities and calculate what recruiters are paying in other areas compared to the actual cost of living.

General Relocation Information

  • BIZ JOURNALS: Read or subscribe to other cities’ business journals. You can learn quite a bit about the economic climate of an area by reading these periodicals.
  • City Reports: Homefair City Reports™ gives you a free side-by-side comparison of two cities' cost of living, climate, demographics and other vital information from a database that is kept current with quarterly updates.
  • Newspapers: View online newspapers from your choice of states and cities.

New York City

This guide provides new NYC residents information and resources about housing in New York City, budgeting, and the requirements and materials you will need to meet in order to qualify for an apartment. It also provides listings for available properties.