Late Capitalism

This Is How People Can Actually Afford to Live in Seattle

"If I was trying to save money and live where I live, I literally couldn’t go out and do anything.”
Matt Pentz
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Late Capitalism

This Is How People Can Actually Afford to Live in the Bay Area

“When people ask me what my favorite restaurant is, I laugh."
Rick Paulas
Late Capitalism

Cities Are for Rich People Now and Wooing Amazon Only Makes It Worse

Local officials across America are trying to attract the mega-corporation's new headquarters. That is not going to help your rent.
Matt Taylor

People Can't Pay Rent, Debt Is Insane, and the Economy Is Somehow 'Great'

Decades of the government helping the rich are coming home to roost.
Matt Taylor
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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.
Drew Schwartz

How to Avoid Paying Rent When Your Apartment's in Shambles

Landlords can attempt to collect even when your place becomes uninhabitable. Here's what you need to know.
Aaron Kase
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

How to Move in With Your Partner Without Blowing It

We asked love, sex, and money experts for their advice on how to best combine book and record collections.
Anna Goldfarb

Residents of This Floating House Built from Dump Scraps Are Fighting Eviction

Neighbors have told them they’ll surely die in a winter storm.
Sarah Berman

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

​'Paying Rent at Crohl's House,' Today's Comic by Alexander Laird

It's that time of the month again for all the monsters at Crohl's house to drop their giblion fluid sac in the sacred rent bucket.
Alexander Laird
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London Rental Opportunity of the Week: A ‘Studio Apartment’ in Chiswick Where the Shower Isn’t Even Attached to the Wall

Chiswick, what’s up with you man.
Joel Golby