Some Ideas-look at http://www.laundry-alternative.com/ I recommend the larger spin dryer (I got the smaller one-and the crank washer).  I do not recommend the crank washer.  I wash clothes in a wide plastic waste pail that I can stomp clothes in or use a clean toilet plunger to agitate.  There is also "the laundry pod" which is a over sized salad spinner costing about $100.  If you can find a way to hide the Denby twin tub portable washer/spin dryer in your apt-that...