HOUSING CRISIS

renting

The Most Depressing Things About Living in a House Share

As high rents force people to cohabit for longer than ever before, adulthood is now defined by waiting to shower and being shushed for having an orgasm.
Emma Garland
6.8.19
HOUSING CRISIS

These 'Beehive' Flats Might Be the Depressing Future of City Living

Landlords in Barcelona are cramming up to 30 people into a single shared flat, with each tenant living in a three-square-metre cubicle.
Alba Carreres
6.6.19
housing

I Tried Renting Out My Hallway Cupboard for $580

The housing market is so bad that it made me wonder: how bad does a room have to be to actually put people off?
Paul Schwenn
11.12.18
Homelessness

My Day with a Homeless Mother of Three

In May, Alva and her children were kicked out of their home. Now, they're part of a group of 37,000 homeless people in emergency accommodations in Berlin.
Christina Hertel
9.29.18
Australia Today

There Are Only Three Affordable Rental Properties in Australia

If you're on Youth Allowance or Newstart. And it's not much better for other low-income earners, new data shows.
Rebecca Kamm
4.30.18
renting

Ten Simple Ways To Make Renting Less Awful

I have solved the housing crisis.
Hannah Ewens
4.3.18
happy ending

How Two Homeless Men Found a Home on eBay

"We didn’t do this to become celebrities. We just wanted to find somewhere to live."
Rebecca Baden
12.18.17
Bitcoin

Do Not Go into Debt to Buy Bitcoin, You Idiots

A professor explains what's going on with the so-called cryptocurrency and why it's probably too late to make a fortune off of it.
Allie Conti
12.14.17
contemporary art

Making Art From the Decaying Suburban Dream

Australian artist Ian Strange photographs the foreclosed homes of Ohio's Rust Belt.
Patrick Marlborough
8.7.17
housing

Does Living Alone Make You a Happier, Better Adult?

You think it'd be the dream, right?
Allison Tierney
8.4.17
housing affordability

If You're on Newstart, You Can't Afford a Single House in Sydney

There are more than 14,000 properties listed in Sydney right now. Low income earners can't rent any of them.
Maddison Connaughton
Katherine Gillespie
4.26.17
housing

New Zealanders Tell Us the Desperate Lies They’ve Told Landlords to Get a Flat

If you want a house in Wellington, you have to pretend to be a better person.
Laura Pitcher
2.20.17
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