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.
Living in Glorified Dorm Rooms Is the Future of Big City Housing
Priced out of single-bedroom apartments, young people in Canada and the U.S. are turning towards communal co-living.
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.
Even in Montreal, It's Becoming Harder to Find an Apartment
Residents tell VICE that landlords are cracking down on students, families, and immigrants looking for affordable housing.
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.
Canada’s Out-Of-Control Rental Market is Getting Worse in 2019
Watch out for double-digit price hikes and more “renovictions” in some cities.
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London Rental Opportunity of the Week: Rogue Landlord News Explainer Special!
Empirical proof that landlords are bad, courtesy of an ITV/Guardian investigation
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These Rental Prices Will Make You Want to Give Up and Move to Windsor
At least Canada’s butthole is affordable.
Do Rent Strikes Actually Work?
More tenants in big cities are joining together to withhold rent from bad landlords. But staging a rent strike is tough—and winning is even harder.
The Absolute Worst Things About Moving House
It's highly likely that you, like me, have to move at least once a year. Here are the worst things about it
Group of Toronto Striking Renters Declare Victory
The landlord of a Parkdale building has backed down on their rent increase demands following the two-month-long strike.
How Renting Can Be Even More Difficult as a Person of Colour
“Every time we would give photo ID, we would hear back right away [from the landlord saying], ‘Oh no, we're going to go with somebody different.’”