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PD Editorial: Rent gouging rules are still necessary | Press Democrat

PD Editorial: Rent gouging rules are still necessary | Press Democrat

The first reports of rent gouging surfaced less than a week after the North Bay wildfires broke out on Oct. 8, 2017. As a result of emergency declarations by local authorities and by Gov. Jerry Brown soon after the fires, annual rent increases have been capped at 10 percent, coupled with some added protection for […]

Want to make some extra cash? Rent your car out, Airbnb-style | KSAT

Want to make some extra cash? Rent your car out, Airbnb-style | KSAT

Ever wished someone else would help contribute to your car payment? In true 21st century form, you can now rent out your car by the day to make a little (or a lot of) extra dough. The Airbnb-like car company Turo helps you to do just that. It also allows people to bypass dealing with car rental agencies […]

How to Get 40 Percent Off Your Rental Car by Booking on Cyber Weekend | Mental Floss

How to Get 40 Percent Off Your Rental Car by Booking on Cyber Weekend | Mental Floss

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the days in between are great opportunities to do some holiday shopping for your loved ones, but there’s no rule that says you can’t save on ways to treat yourself as well. This year, the car rental company Budget is offering steep discounts on vehicles booked the weekend after Thanksgiving—and […]

Lime Gearing Up to Add Cars to Its Fleet of Bikes and Scooters | Digital Trends

Lime Gearing Up to Add Cars to Its Fleet of Bikes and Scooters | Digital Trends

Lime is already running a bikesharing scheme in Seattle, though city officials have so far prevented scooter-based schemes from operating there. Carsharing offers fast rentals via a smartphone app and in many cases is more convenient than dealing with a traditional car-hire firm, which requires a visit to a specific office and the completion of paperwork […]

History can help re-frame California’s current rent control debate | UCLA

History can help re-frame California’s current rent control debate | UCLA

In less than two weeks, as the nation heads to the polls after a contentious mid-term election season, California voters will cast their votes on Proposition 10. The hotly debated measure would repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, which froze municipal rent control laws across California and made them a matter of state, rather than […]

Prestige Imports: How much it costs to lease a Pagani Huayra Roadster  | CNBC

Prestige Imports: How much it costs to lease a Pagani Huayra Roadster  | CNBC

A Pagani Huayra Roadster is expensive — the price starts at $2.6 million. If you don’t have that kind of cash upfront, you can lease one, but that’s not cheap either. “The majority of our clients are going ahead and writing a check to buy the car on the spot,” Brett David, CEO of Prestige […]

Why Rent Control Is a Lightning Rod | The New York Times

Why Rent Control Is a Lightning Rod | The New York Times

What do some economists think cities should do instead? Build more housing. California is one of the nation’s most heavily regulated building markets, and has underproduced housing for decades. The state ranks 49th of 50 (above Utah) in the number of housing units per capita. Fewer homes = higher prices.Of course, this won’t do much […]

‘Holiday car hire tax’ to hit travellers hard over school holidays: DriveMyCar | Mozo

‘Holiday car hire tax’ to hit travellers hard over school holidays: DriveMyCar | Mozo

With school holidays kicking off on Friday afternoon and the 2018 NRL Grand Final doing the same on Sunday evening, travellers will be flocking in and out of Sydney and New South Wales. But those looking for the best way to get around on a quick family holiday or to and from the game may be in […]

Get Ready For A Price Surge in Senior Housing | GlobeSt

Get Ready For A Price Surge in Senior Housing | GlobeSt

BOSTON–The senior housing sector has its challenges: like many asset classes it is sensitive to rising interest rates and it comes with a unique set of operational challenges. Yet investor interest in the sector is very strong — strong enough that CBRE is predicting new highs for transaction pricing in certain categories within this sector […]

Lexus Complete Lease Program | Digital Trends

Lexus Complete Lease Program | Digital Trends

“We talked about starting it nationwide but we wanted to get a sense of how this would play out. Our plan is to test it [in urban areas], and if we’re successful we will look at rolling it out nationally,” Cynthia Tenhouse, Lexus’ general manager of product and consumer marketing, explained. Lexus designed Complete Lease […]