Poverty, inflation, and gov't benefits are calculated as if renters spend 30% of their income on housing. Increasingly, that number is a fantasy. Here's the hourly wage a full-time worker would need to "afford" to rent a 2-bedroom unit in every state. Long story short: don't live anywhere near rich people if you don't want to starve. Show More Summary
Today's comic by Ruben Bolling is Introducing Louis 'Flash' Maltby: Initial claims for unemployment compensation remain low: Initial jobless claims were 282,000 for the week ending May 23, up 7,000 form the previous week. They remain at historic lows as does the less volatile four-week average, which rose 5,000 to 271,500. Show More Summary
Here are the best DOCSIS 3.0 cable modems for networking your home or office (and why buying a modem is better than renting from your ISP).
Potential homebuyers who are renting while they put off buying a home could lose thousands of dollars by not taking advantage of current interest rates and home prices, according to a recent realtor.com report...
Try fonts for free, rent them by the month and own them after 12 months. With the advent of a new service, fonts may be as easy to preview and as cheap to purchase as the newest episode of your favorite TV show. Fonts are generally expensive and difficult to license. Show More Summary
Renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies, according to a study being released Thursday. From Boston to Miami, New York to Los Angeles,...Show More Summary
Fontstand is a Mac OS X app that allows you to try fonts for free or rent them by the month for desktop use.
Do you have a boyfriend? No? Would you like to rent one? Good news, because does Japan have a service for you. It’s not cheap. Read more...
When you need to send money quickly to anyone, whether you’re splitting a check or paying your share of the rent, which service do you turn to? You have tons of great—and convenient—options, but this week we want to hear about your favorites. Read more...
Just recently, my husband and I rented a cottage in a large campground in the south of France for a week, as we both needed a break from crazy work schedules. Taking our dog, Pinch, was a no-brainer because he's a seasoned traveler who enjoys car rides and discovering new places. Show More Summary
Getty Images By Juliette Fairley It used to be that Theresa Lyons, a single mother of three children, bartered with the elderly relatives in her family. "My aging mother and her sister were helping me pay the rent, gas and electricity...Show More Summary
Here are 13 tips on what you can do to prevent from being scammed by a rental car company whenever you rent a vehicle — regardless of your choice of rental car company... The post 13 Tips on What You Can Do to Prevent From Being Scammed by a Rental Car Company appeared first on The Gate.
Consumerism piles up a number of products in our house that we hardly use and yet we keep needing more. Consumption of
De Blasio called out Cuomo saying the governor needs to do more to convince lawmakers to strengthen rent regulations.
Vic Treasurer says company should consider a deal on Melbourne Port rents before 50-year leasing.
The U.S. multifamily sector experienced a 5 percent rise in effective rent growth year over year in April and a 2.7 percent increase in rents since the beginning of this year. This overall growth can mainly be attributed to a...
Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA 'hoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Our friends at Zumper have helped us out...
Bills, paying rent, and what we’re eating for dinner are the things that freak us out. But to Bill Gates, he’s worried about more major things, like a widespread epidemic that wipes out scores of people. In a harrowing interview with Vox, the magnate was asked what he envisions what the next “nightmare scenario” that humans will have to deal with. Show More Summary
If passed, a new transit-oriented development proposed for Lincoln Avenue will have studio apartments starting at $1,600 a month. [ more › ]
Background image via Travis Wise As rents and home prices have skyrocketed over the past few years, the Bay Area has become a more difficult place to live. Real estate website Redfin has compiled data showing that Bay Area residents...