When rain starts to fall and you’ve already left home — what do you do? If the proprietors of ‘brellaBox have anything to say about it, they’ll want you to rent — not buy — an umbrella to get you from point A to point B without ruining your suit. Show More Summary
A NYCHA worker trying to collect rent from a delinquent Bronx tenant was hospitalized after two pit bulls mauled him and “gnawed” his face.
Housing subsidies are often given out through a lottery. But why do we let random chance decide who gets help with the rent? We don't do that for food stamps or health care, so why housing?
You want to be a real estate investor, but you don't even own your own home. How can you make it happen? Especially when you check out your assets and cash and can't find a 20% down payment anywhere in the pile, it looks impossible. You've toyed with the idea of buying a personal home, but you're still renting. Show More Summary
They’re fighting against high rents and poor living conditions
Pin it Name & Location: Lizeth in San Diego, California My Favorite Room: Mini Home Office Specs: 300 square feet, rented My home style has evolved to a mix of modern furniture with organic and eclectic decor elements. Since we rentShow More Summary
That's more than any other city in the US. Gulp. [ more › ]
Andre Haddad had to wait four years to get his Tesla Model X delivered. Now he'll let you drive it.
Airbnb prides itself on offering more than accommodation. The short-term rental platform refers to the hosts and guests that rent out and stay in homes around the world as a "community." But a community is rarely without problems. On Friday, NPR hosted a Twitter chat with the hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack. Show More Summary
Are you relatively new to this bustling metropolis? Don't be shy about it, everyone was new to New York once upon a time, except, of course, those battle-hardened residents who've lived here their whole lives and Know It All. One of these lifers works among us at Gothamist—publisher Jake Dobkin grew up in Park Slope and still resides there. Show More Summary
This week we explained why the buying versus renting debate is silly when it comes to homeownership, tried to get a decent night’s sleep after drinking, and then, of course, learned to make a decent cup of coffee the laziest way possible. Here’s a look back at this week’s top posts. Read more...
Pin it Name: Matthew Hodgman and his dog, Brinkley Location: Northeast Minneapolis, Minnesota Size: 700 square feet Years lived in: 3 years; Rented Have you ever walked into a rummage sale, antique shop, or flea market and spent hours...Show More Summary
This post appeared first on InvestmentZen You hear a lot about people making money by renting out rooms on AirBnB, but what really goes into being a great host? Here is how I run a small AirBnB guest house in Guatemala. I have neverShow More Summary
Zillow ranked Chicago and Houston no. 5 and no. 8, respectively, on its Top 10 Best Markets for First-Time Home Buyers list. The list was determined by waging the cost of homeownership against the cost of renting in various markets across the country...
I could be my own woman, with no husband, no lover, no hovering possible partners: just me. I could rent my own house on the creek and become a hermitess of sorts, mend my mostly self-inflicted wounds until they closed, work hard to revise the novel I had drafted during easier days. The post What Jim Harrison Taught Me About Marriage appeared first on The Millions.
From the Cheapskate: It's time to stop renting! Though "certified for Comcast," this model is also compatible with most other cable providers. Plus: free video editing!
Owning rental property is a great way to generate passive income . If you’re not sure how to pick a property or determine what rent should be, use the 1% rule as a guide. Read more...
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How Wall Street is interjecting itself into the economy so that more and more is diverted to pay interest, insurance and rent.
After Laremy Tunsil fell to #13 in the draft, texts purporting to show conversation with Ole Miss staffers about them paying his rent popped up on his Instagram . The posts were deleted, along with Tunsil’s account, and given when they were posted, it’s highly unlikely that he posted them himself. Read more...