Posts Tagged ‘rent control’

When it comes to Seattle, one can say this is a city of neighborhoods. Each district is distinct, providing a special flair that contributes to the beauty of this sea-faring city. Originally built to accommodate an expansive fishing trade, today Seattle is a hub of industry. From Boeing to Internet start-ups, Seattle...

If you live in New York or Chicago, you must have heard about these terms. Not just that you heard about them, you probably wish you have rented one of those apartments. Both of them involve rent regulation, but they have different sets of regulation. According to the 2011 NYC Housing and Vacancy Survey, there are...

I can answer it very simply and you probably won’t like the answer: yes, you will experience rent increase every year. No need to panic yet.  There are two ways you can rent the apartment; either you sign a lease or you sign a rental agreement. Lease is typically for one year or more, while the rental agreement is...