Daring in Manhattan

My NYC apartment rental lease has come to renewal and I dared to ask for a free month rent.
My husband said, ‘You have balls to ask that in Manhattan. This is not the 30s.’
They got back to us and agreed! In Manhattan!

When I told a friend, she said that apparently market is slow in Manhattan these months and she asked from her landlord and he agreed too and her friend asked for two months and got those in Brooklyn!

Even in Manhattan, one can dare…