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Apartment rental prices are so high, Czechs are now moving to Germany | Expats Czech Republic

Apartment rental prices are so high, Czechs are now moving to Germany | Expats Czech Republic

Did you hear the one about Czech apartment prices? Rental costs have gotten so high, Czechs are now moving to Germany. (Ba-dum ching.) It sounds like the punchline to a bad joke, but it’s now a reality in the Czech Republic in areas near the German border, reports Česká televize. In Liberec, the Czech Republic’s […]

The importance of precision pricing | Deborah Battsek PR

The importance of precision pricing | Deborah Battsek PR

Property Pricing : “Getting the asking price right is critical in today’s market.” says Marc Schneiderman, Director, Arlington Residential. DBPR asked London prime property experts to comment on the he importance of pricing correctly in today’s property market. … Brendan Roberts, Director, Aylesford International “There seems to be an oversupply of new build developments, resulting in downward […]

Vallejo takes steps to prevent ‘price gouging’ at rental properties | Daily Republic

Vallejo takes steps to prevent ‘price gouging’ at rental properties | Daily Republic

VALLEJO — An emergency proclamation to prevent price gouging and cap annual rental increases at 10 percent has been issued by the city, according to a statement released Friday. Valley City Manager Greg Nyhoff signed the proclamation Thursday. It went into effect immediately. The proclamation is consistent with an executive order first issued by then-Gov. […]

San Francisco needs congestion pricing — and not just for downtown driving | SFChronicle

San Francisco needs congestion pricing — and not just for downtown driving | SFChronicle

Safer streets, less pollution, better transit, bustling business districts — San Francisco can have it all. Yet surging automobile traffic on our city streets is driving ever-increasing public health and safety impacts — and climate-changing carbon emissions. The sane response is to expand public transit and lower the cost to consumers, yet the San In […]

MTA And City Move Forward On Congestion Pricing | Gothamist

MTA And City Move Forward On Congestion Pricing | Gothamist

The MTA and the city’s Department of Transportation (DOT) are moving forward with preparations for implementing congestion pricing. For now, that means issuing a “Memorandum of Understanding” (MOU) on what the next steps are to get the program up and running. This is so both agencies are on the same page when it comes to […]

Opinion: Congestion Pricing is Just One Step Toward Reclaiming City Streets | CITYLIMITS.org

Opinion: Congestion Pricing is Just One Step Toward Reclaiming City Streets | CITYLIMITS.org

New York recently took two big steps forward in its fight to make New York City streets safer, more equitable, and better for city life. On March 31, the State Legislature passed a budget that includes funding to establish a congestion pricing zone for motor vehicles driving below 60th Street in Manhattan. Almost two months […]

Dori: Congestion pricing vote will be taxation without representation | KIRO Radio

Dori: Congestion pricing vote will be taxation without representation | KIRO Radio

You and I must stop the financial tsunami of tolling every single road in this region through congestion pricing. Jenny Durkan has declared that she wants to toll Seattle’s streets before the end of her first term in 2021. That lines up perfectly with the 20-year timetable that I told you about in 2001. This […]

North Texas Tollway Authority is most improved, especially when compared to TxDOT’s ‘managed lanes’ | Dallas News

North Texas Tollway Authority is most improved, especially when compared to TxDOT’s ‘managed lanes’ | Dallas News

A decade ago, the No. 1 villain in the life of The Watchdog was the North Texas Tollway Authority. I received so many complaints from readers about the NTTA over-billing commuters for late toll charges — $500 in fees and penalties for an unpaid $19 toll bill, for instance — that I helped organize a […]

Seattle narrows congestion pricing options | K5 News

Seattle narrows congestion pricing options | K5 News

Officials within the City of Seattle say they are committed to racial and social justice as they study congestion pricing. A 48-page summary report of the work done so far points out the average Seattle household spends 15 percent of its budget on transportation. However, that increases to as much as 30 percent for low-income […]

SDOT unveils early research on congestion tolling in Seattle | MYNorthwest

SDOT unveils early research on congestion tolling in Seattle | MYNorthwest

To get a better sense of what it’s working with, SDOT reviewed 11 different pricing tools. It ultimately narrowed that list down to four, based on criteria like equity, implementation, congestion relief, and climate health. The study did note that it also wasn’t entirely ruling out the seven other models, and that the city may […]