How a California state law has helped convert many rental properties into condos.
Brutal honesty from New York City's planning director.
One example: pretend their dead aunt is alive. For four years.
No second bathrooms, no fireplaces or under-floor heating, no new balconies and no reserved parking places.
There's very little evidence that rent stabilization protects poor or vulnerable renters.
At least that's the popular attitude. But the truth is much more complicated.
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a case that could have made rent control illegal in New York.