landlords

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Inside the Wildly Popular Forum Where Landlords Plot to Screw You Over

It's a terrifying window into the tenant/landlord power dynamic—and a national housing hellscape.
Rick Paulas
7.24.19
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
housing

Inside the wild world of renting an apartment in Toronto

These are the lengths people are being forced to go to secure housing.
Tamara Khandaker
10.31.18
Legalization

Battle over renter’s weed plants is a sign of things to come in Canada

One lawyer predicts "it’s going to be mayhem" after cannabis legalization lets people grow their own pot
Rachel Browne
6.28.18
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
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Ask a Boomer: Buying a House

Some historical perspective on a red-hot housing market
Kate Fane
7.11.17
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
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