eviction

5.23.18

Parents Sue 30-Year-Old Adult Son Who Refuses to Move Out

He won't do chores, he won't move his car, and now – after his parents gave him five written notices – he's being evicted.

3.15.18

How Activists Turned Empty London Property into a Thriving Homeless Shelter

It was a utopian vision for how our capital city could be, but as mass eviction looms the shelter is now filled with more fear than hope.

2.14.18

On Scenic Canadian Farm, Addiction Recovery Programme Faces Eviction

Residents of Vancouver Island’s Woodwynn Farms say recent "no occupancy" orders have put their recovery at risk.

6.7.17

This Film Examines How Ghost Ship Inspired a Crackdown on DIY Venues

Bay Area institution Burnt Ramen is one of many live/work spaces struggling to stay open.

5.18.17

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.

4.19.17

Housing Vouchers Would Change the Face of Poverty

Pulitzer Prize–winning ethnographer Matthew Desmond believes vouchers could help fight our nation's housing crises.

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6.5.16

We Spoke to the 19-Year-Old Behind A Load of New Zealand's Insane Parties

When Olly de Salis' parents went away for six months he started having parties, which somehow created an underground rave scene.

7.2.15

Nobody Can Figure Out How to Fix San Francisco's Housing Crisis

Inside the heated war of words surrounding affordable housing in San Francisco.

1.29.15

The 'Rent Is Too Damn High' Guy Says He's Being Evicted Because He's Black

He said his eviction "is about me paying low rent. But also because I'm the only negro in the building."

12.11.14

Devon's 'New Travellers' Don't Want to Leave Their Woodland Paradise

The local council just spent £1.2 million on a plush new site for a community of hippie nomads. Problem is, most of them aren't all that keen on moving in.

11.26.14

All Is Not Well in Yorkshire's Learning Disabled Village

The charity that runs Botton village is being accused of harassing its residents, but they say they're doing nothing of the sort.

10.23.14

People in North London Are Blocking the Construction of Luxury Flats

The residents of West Hendon aren't taking eviction and gentrification lying down.

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