When rent assistance was a popular option for many low-income renters in the 1930s, rent-stabilized homes weren’t a great idea

Rent assistance was the preferred method of rent-control relief for many people in the early years of the Great Depression, but it’s been a contentious idea ever since.When rent-assistance was first introduced in 1935, the nation’s housing market was already in a financial mess and it was difficult to find a home that could be […]

Leppo rents up to $3,600 per month, but they’re too scared to ask for it

Leppo Rentals are a new concept for many tenants in New York City, but if you’re one of them, you probably aren’t asking for much.Leppo rent assistance was created to help people rent in New England, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, and Connecticut.According to Mashable, Leppo now has about 1,000 members, and rents are […]