landlords

Money

The Cult of Home Ownership Tortures Millennials Unnecessarily

Experts say the astronomical cost of living in big cities is burden enough without adding the stress of buying a home at any cost.
Anne Gaviola
5.28.19
News

Man Left Homeless After Getting Kicked Out of Apartment for Smoking Medical Weed

A 57-year-old Nova Scotia man who uses a wheelchair spent a rainy night outside of his building, with a garbage bag over his head.
Sarah Krichel
5.15.19
Weed

Weed Is Legal But Its Dank Smell Is Still Under Attack

From condo developments to large legal grows, there’s a big push to eliminate the smell of weed in public.
Manisha Krishnan
5.6.19
generation rent

We Spoke to the Legends Who Took Their Landlord to Court and Won

Ben Leonard, who recently won a court case against his landlord, told us how he and his housemates fought the system.
Lauren O'Neill
4.2.19
News

Doug Ford Reportedly Wants to Make It Easier to Throw You Out of Your Apartment

The Ontario leader is considering new rules to allow landlord to evict you in under a week.
Tamara Khandaker
2.6.19
Weed

Ontario Landlords Want to Ban Weed From Rental Housing

Guess you'll have to buy a house to smoke weed.
Manisha Krishnan
1.23.18
rent

Hate Your Shady Landlord? Here's Something to Celebrate

Cities across America are taking steps to help low-income people get lawyers to fight eviction in court.
David Dayen
8.23.17
Gaming

The Secret Anti-Landlord Origin of Monopoly

The celebration of cutthroat capitalism was intended as a lesson against wealth inequality.
Tristan Donovan
5.21.17
HOUSING CRISIS

Being Evicted in Toronto Right Now Is Devastating

We talked to a bunch of Toronto’s young people who are getting tossed out of their homes amid new tenant rules.
Graham Isador
5.18.17
housing

People in Toronto Share Their Worst Housing Nightmares

Why do we live here again?
Allison Tierney
4.12.17
News

Landlords in Vancouver Busted for Sex-for-Rent Ads

Sex for rent has become a growing trend as the cost of living in some Canadian cities continues to be absurd.
Allison Tierney
9.30.16
Stuff

My Landlord Mom Refuses to Cash in on San Francisco's Insane Housing Market

In San Francisco's shitstorm of a housing market, the landlords who purchased homes before prices exploded now have the opportunity to cash in.
Jesse Alejandro Cottrell
9.4.16
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