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Flower City Offers Opportunity and Affordability

Written by admin on July 28, 2013. Posted in Candlelight vigil rochester ny december 23 2010, Fatal crash in sweden, Rochester ny photos

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A life long resident of the Baltimore Washington DC area, Scott Michaels was used to bigger city living. “You never have a boring weekend in the DC area,” said Michaels. “It just has everything, from DC United soccer games to the Smithsonian, to high level theater at the Folger.” In 2009, Michaels received a job offer, seven hours to the north of his home town, in Rochester New York. “I had no idea what to do about that offer,” said Michaels. “All I knew about Rochester was that it got about five hundred feet of snow per year, haha.” He ultimately accepted the position, due in part to the difference in the cost of living. “I was looking at some Rochester apartments,” he said, “just doing due diligence, you know? I was amazed. Rents were hundreds of dollars less than the DC area, and the cost to b