Rent a Better Apartment

You have access to the best apartments on the market.


In a Better

With increased access we help you rent in a better building.

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With a Better Landlord

You receive a short-list of apartments with better landlords.


We help rental consumers rent better apartments. Helping you avoid broker fees is simply icing on the cake. Hand-holding included. Since 2006.


Kirby Sommers, Founder

Advocating for renters in New York City since 2006.

Want sunny or street-facing or quiet or no doorman? Just tell me, it’s yours.
— Kirby Sommers

Helping you rent a better apartment is all we do.


Soon, you will send me a review like these:

I could not be more satisfied with Kirby’s AptStar Program. The whole experience was phenomenal.
— Aaron Kravitz, Software Engineer at Google
You’ll be esctatic you made the decision to let Kirby Sommers help you via her Aptstar Program. I know I am.
— Nathan McBain, Technical Director at Yahoo
The AptStar Program is a no brainer. Kirby is incredibly helpful, knowledgeable and bats only for you.
— Hari Adarsh Sripathi, PriceWaterhouseCoopers