Housing

SF vs NYC

Yelp bigfang
Jan 9

Where would you live?

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  • Twitter Oomnj
    How is that even a comparison?
    Jan 93
    • Yelp bigfang
      OP
      Decisions have to be made
      Jan 9
    • Twitter Oomnj
      Yeah but b/w those two, there is an
      obvious choice: NYC
      Jan 9
    • Square gdy57
      Do you always reason based off subjectivity?

      There are extremely clear pros and cons to each city, I could spend all day writing comparisons so I’m not sure how it’s “obvious” at all.
      Jan 9
  • Microsoft Big Pun
    I dont see how SF compares.

    Food - NYC
    Museums and parks - NYC
    Broadway - NYC
    Just about every other cultural shit - NYC
    Dating - NYC

    Weather - SF
    Jan 93
    • Uber girikskm
      Camping, hiking, climbing, outdoors - SF

      Beaches - SF

      Random weekend roadtrips - SF
      Jan 10
    • Facebook jegagd
      Can’t you not really swim at the beaches in SF because it’s too cold?
      Jan 11
    • Microsoft Big Pun
      NYC doesnt have beaches but have you never heard of Jersey Shore bruh?
      Jan 11
  • Facebook qpjdheks
    NYC
    Jan 90
  • Facebook / EngPureWin
    I’m probably the odd man out, but I actually prefer SF. I enjoy the mild weather and the slower pace compared to NYC.

    And while SF does have some serious Infra problems, they don’t really bother me personally.
    Jan 93
    • Why do you consider the pace slower? I find people in SF are always stressed out from work.

      I've always thought it looks less busy on the street because everyone is either in the office or resting getting ready for the next day.
      Jan 9
    • Pandora / MktgYouchoose
      Having lived in both cities, people are WAY more stressed out in NYC that SF
      Jan 9
    • Uber / EngHowdyPardn
      Been in NYC for a year, weather is a real drag. It’s barely tolerable outside for 5-6mo out of the year. Climate is an underrated factor in picking a city.
      Jan 9
  • Microsoft Big Pun
    NYC for sure
    Jan 90
  • Based on jobs availability and weather, Bay Area.
    Jan 90
  • Twitch twitch
    Like snow then NYC, otherwise SF
    Jan 90
  • New / EngWclJ67
    Non career factored? Everywhere else

    Career factored? SF
    Jan 90
  • Starbucks AzDL77
    SF
    Jan 110
  • Uber v1per
    SF
    Jan 90
  • Compass / Eng
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    Nyc
    Jan 90
  • Lyft marvinx
    NYC all the way
    Jan 90
  • HuffPost OpenUpShop
    NYC
    Jan 90

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