You can excuse the members of Gen Y for feeling like they were born at the wrong time, at least in terms of economic prospects. But it really all depends on where, not when, you venture out into the job market. So, where are recent grads most likely to find the best employment opportunities, score their best starting salary and pay the most reasonable rents? Apartments.com and CareerBuilder recently tackled that question, and found our nation's capital to be No. 1.