renting

renting

Canada’s Out-Of-Control Rental Market Is Getting Worse in 2019

Residents are bracing for double-digit price hikes and more “renovictions” in some cities.
Anne Gaviola
1.3.19
tenant rights

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.
Rick Paulas
7.13.18
money brain

How to Talk About Money with Your Roommates

Paying bills and having roommates for the first time is fertile ground for awkward situations and strained conversations.
Marco Margaritoff
7.12.18
money brain

College Graduates Share the Highs and Lows of Moving Back in with Their Parents

Living with Mom and Dad again usually entails endless free food and never writing a rent check. It can also make you feel like you're back in high school.
Molly Kay
6.7.18
Money Goals

Never Sign an Apartment Lease Without Doing These Things First

Everything you need to know about renting your first apartment.
Rick Paulas
5.23.18
scams

How to Deal with Your Shitty Landlord

More people are renting now than ever. It's important to know your rights.
Caroline Thompson
12.12.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Neo-Nazis Can't Find Airbnbs for Their Massive Rally

The company has shut down accounts belonging to some members of the alt-right ahead of a major nationalist protest in Virginia.
Drew Schwartz
8.7.17
Toronto Rental Opportunity of the Week

Toronto Rental Opportunity of the Week: The Ceiling of This Apartment in Leslieville

Definitive photographic proof that Toronto landlords are just trolling us at this point.
Allison Tierney
4.22.17
Toronto Rental Opportunity of the Week

Toronto Rental Opportunity of the Week: An $850 Per Month Closet

Hey, there's a mirror and a place to hang your clothes.
Allison Tierney
4.15.17
Toronto Rental Opportunity of the Week

Toronto Rental Opportunity of the Week: Live in the Back of This SUV!

The man who is renting this out for $311 a month is the philanthropist this city’s housing crisis needs.
Allison Tierney
4.9.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Airbnb Is Politely Asking Its Hosts Not to Be Racist

The company is trying to keep hosts from discriminating against renters by having users agree to a "community commitment," as well as getting rid of profile photos.
VICE Staff
9.8.16
Stuff

A Guy Who's Been Living Off the Grid for 20 Years Explains How to Live Sustainably

I asked the guy living in Sydney's greenest house whether I'm too poor to live off the grid.
Nat Kassel
5.26.16
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