The federal investigations hanging over the state Capitol could hamper rent talks, Gov. Cuomo warned.
The BBC reported in November 2014 on a rally held to support the Mayor of Tower Hamlets, Lutfur Rahman, who had been accused of operating a 'culture of cronyism' in this major London council. Needless to say the 'rent a gob' heroes of...Show More Summary
Kris Jenner allegedly swindled a homeowner who thought he was renting his home to her for a small, demure dinner party, when it was really a wild bash with loud music, a stripper and a hundred hormonal teens. Gabriel Fedida claims in a new…
The Obama administration is part of Saudi Arabia’s 10-member “coalition” fighting against Houthi rebels and in support of the now-deposed Yemeni government that is in exile in Riyadh. This was recently underscored by U.S. Secretary of...Show More Summary
This is such an exciting year for Nirvana fans! Not only are they getting a look into the life of Kurt Cobain in the HBO documentary, Montage of Heck, out May 4 — but they can also live life like the rockstar by staying in his Los Angeles apartment! [ Watch: Trailer For HBO's Documentary On Kurt [...]
The number of Airbnb-related violations cited in eviction notices filed with the Rent Board have steadily increased over the past five years. [ more › ]
Name: Marissa Lippert Location: Lower East Side (Loisaida); New York City, New York Size: Approximately 450 square feet Years lived in: 5.5 years; Rented The expression "Less is More" most certainly holds true in the home of culinary expert Marissa Lippert. Show More Summary
Blabbermouth: Episode Three of our Stranger week-in-review podcast. BrAt82/Shutterstock Rent control, anyone? Or how about no housing market at all in Seattle? This week on Blabbermouth we put former Tenants Union Director Jonathan Grant...Show More Summary
This is basically what the state legislature looks like now. Governor's Office The State Legislature Has to Go into a Special Session: As we've been telling you, things in Olympia are a shitshow in so many ways. Now, since lawmakers couldn't reach a budget deal, Gov. Show More Summary
What organization gets charged only $1 per year in rent in order to systematically kill its youngest members? Planned Parenthood in Austin, Texas of course — and for the last forty years. Planned Parenthood is being charged $1 per year for a city building that is worth $1.86 million and that should cost approximately $7,000 […]
Our buddy, Nicki, bumped up against the Virginia justice system recently when she tried to boot some derelicts out of the house that she rented to them. I’ll let her tell the story; They’ve been renting from me since November 2013. At first, they paid 6 months in advance, and there were no problems, but […]
The cloud -- a service that lets people and organizations rent computing services for a monthly fee -- has turned into a battlefield of giant companies. And despite intense price-cutting by rivals such as Google Cloud Computing and Amazon's AWS, we learned on April 23, that there is profit in the [...]
Moving from a rural, small-town area to a decent-sized city near a major metropolis will definitely mean a higher cost of living — especially when it comes to your rent or mortgage payment. What I’ve discovered, however, is that it doesn’t...Show More Summary
As per a recently released study into the global Skyscraper prime office rents, it has been found that Mumbai is expensive than Dubai, Kuala Lumpur and Seoul. With rent of $51.50 (approx Rs. 3200) per square feet, Mumbai is ranked 15th. Show More Summary
The handful of major U.S. cities with rent control are also the most expensive. A closer look shows that this is no accident.
Rising rents in SoHo may take down another longtime tenant. The space where the Museum of Modern Art Design Store is located at 81 Spring St., on the corner of Crosby Street, is on the market. The... To view the full story, click the title link.
She is trapped, like many of us, knowing that unless she stays in the rent controlled apartment she has now, she'll probably have to leave town altogether. [ more › ]
All photos courtesy of The Herald Sun Melbourne, Australia's The Herald Sun is reporting that a beachside home once rented by Ricky Martin (he of "Livin' La Vida Loca" super-fame) is set for auction on May 18, so you...
Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various San Francisco neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $2,700. Click here to view the...
Hardcore Nirvana fans can experience what it was like to live in the same place as their god by renting out the Los Angeles home Kurt Cobain used to share with Courtney Love. Grunge rock’s royal couple occupied the two-bedroom apartment, located in the Fairfax district, from 1991 to 1992. Show More Summary