People will do anything to live in Manhattan. This includes living in a space so tiny, you have to sit sideways to pee and suffer through occasional panic attacks. Only in New York would you keep bananas in your toaster!
By choosing a studio that measures just 12 feet by 7 feet, Felice Cohen can afford to live in Manhattan's Upper West Side where apartments rent for an average of $3,600 per month. She pays just over $700 for her 90-square-foot microstudio.