Landlord Shows “Horrifying” Before and After Transformation After Tenant Departure

If you've ever rented before, then you may have very well come across a landlord who seems like they will stop at nothing to keep whatever cash deposit you gave them at the start of your rental agreement. It seems like there's no shortage of crumby landlord stories on the internet that feature property owners who show off tenants' places without their permission or overall just do a really poor job of maintaining the properties that they rent out.
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Robot Landlords Are Buying Up Houses

I am standing on the stoop of an empty brick row house in Pittsburgh, looking into my phone and rotating my head from side to side. The house is in an alleyway facing the back of a church. The mailbox is stuffed with rain-soaked junk mail. The rental company’s website...
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Spokane, Washington

Cathcart Proposes Reasonable Alternative to Landlord/Tenant Ordinance

Council Member Cathcart Proposes Reasonable Alternative to Burdensome Landlord/Tenant Ordinance. Shae Blackwell, Legislative Assistant, 509.828.0213. City Council Member Michael Cathcart is fighting for working families and cost-burdened constituents by pushing back against a proposed City Council ordinance relating to Landlord/Tenant laws in Spokane. Today, Councilmember Cathcart circulated a reasonable alternative to the proposed ordinance to the City Council and Mayor’s office for consideration.

Landlord and tenant rights presentation to be held Thursday in Wausau

WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - The Marathon County Public Library will host a free informative talk on landlord and tenant rights in Wisconsin. The presentation is Thursday, Dec. 1 from 6:30-7:45 p.m. at the library’s Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau. Jeffrey Kersten, agency liaison with the Wisconsin Bureau...

How to protect your packages from porch pirates ahead of the holidays

IOWA CITY, Iowa (Iowa's News Now) — Gift giving season is upon us and many members of the community rely upon online retailers to do their holiday shopping. Unfortunately, a threat looms behind every potential package delivered - the dreaded porch pirate. Protect your deliveries from these scallywags by...

Landlords must warn tenants about e-bike battery safety, FDNY says

NEW YORK - The FDNY is blaming nearly 200 building fires and six deaths so far this year on exploding lithium-ion batteries on e-bikes and e-scooters. So now, the department is mandating that property owners distribute a safety guide to tenants with lifesaving advice about lithium-ion batteries. The safety guide...

James Gunn Confirms The Guardians Of The Galaxy Are Knowhere's New Landlords

In 2014, James Gunn took the Marvel Cinematic Universe by storm with the release of "Guardians of the Galaxy." An adaptation of an incredibly obscure Marvel Comics series, the film became an immediate hit with mainstream MCU fans. Moreover, it turned Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), Drax (Dave Bautista), Rocket (Bradley Cooper), Groot (Vin Diesel), and Gamora (Zoe Saldana) into household names. The franchise has only grown in popularity in the subsequent years, leading to a direct sequel with "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2," appearances in films like "Avengers: Infinity War," "Avengers: Endgame," and "Thor: Love and Thunder." More recently, the Guardians made their way to Disney+ just in time for Christmas for the release of "The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special."