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Keeping My Eyes Peeled

Heather Gillis-Harris | Posted 07.20.2016 | Parents
Heather Gillis-Harris

There is so much fear in you. You hope all of your efforts help them find their way. You worry constantly about their wellbeing, their confidence, their health, and their socialization.

Here's What an Average Apartment Costs in 50 U.S. Cities

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.07.2016 | HuffPost Home
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Finance Writer If you want to move to a city that's better for your budget -- or maybe just to a different housing complex in ...

Here's What an Average Apartment Costs in 50 U.S. Cities

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.07.2016 | Los Angeles
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Finance Writer If you want to move to a city that's better for your budget -- or maybe just to a different housing complex in ...

Several Essential Tools for Managing an Airbnb When You're Not There

Map Happy | Posted 12.31.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

The key to running a great Airbnb listing is having somebody who works from home who can also manage the property. But sometimes that's not possible w...

The Full Lowdown on Car Rental Grace Periods

Map Happy | Posted 12.29.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

So you rented a car and everything went without a hitch. You got a great deal, used the checklist before leaving the lot, fueled up and saved the rece...

Here's Why It Can Make More Sense to Rent a Car Than Call an Uber or Lyft

Map Happy | Posted 12.24.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

It's not that cheap. Especially when it's completely possible to rent a car for less than $10 per day. (Granted, this car doesn't have any power windows...)

Here Are Several Common Airbnb Problems No One Checks for Before Booking

Map Happy | Posted 12.21.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

It's really easy to glance at the rating, scroll through the pictures, check the price and check out. If I was booking a hotel, I'd never have to think twice: I expect all my hotel comforts to be sitting and waiting there for me. But unfortunately, hotel comforts aren't standard in residential buildings.

Housing Bill Would Boost Rental Assistance's Effectiveness

Barbara Sard | Posted 12.09.2015 | Politics
Barbara Sard

The nation needs its housing assistance programs to be as efficient and effective as possible, and this legislation -- the Housing Opportunities Through Modernization Act (HOTMA) -- would take major steps toward that goal.

This Star Wars Shrine Can Now Be Rented For Just $50 A Night

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.15.2015 | Weird News

Trust your feelings by booking a night at this incredible Star Wars shrine. British mailman Dave Oldbury has splashed out an astonishing $225,000 on p...

What Happens When A Travel Company Drops a Fee? This.

Christopher Elliott | Posted 11.08.2015 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Hertz has quietly dropped one of the car rental industry's most unpopular surcharges: the cleaning fee.

What to Do When Your Vacation Rental Gets a Better Offer

Christopher Elliott | Posted 05.31.2016 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Even though you may not have any rights on paper, you can still appeal to the company to do the right thing. For example, even if a hotel is overbooked, you can ask it to "walk" you to a comparable hotel at the same rate. A reputable property will do that.

Are You a Renter or a Buyer?

Richard Barrington | Posted 04.20.2015 | Money
Richard Barrington

You face a choice between renting or owning many of the essentials you use every day: your home, your car, even furniture and appliances. So is it better to rent or to own? There is no set answer, because the cost of each depends on a number of variables. It's a question of economics, but the economics come down to your lifestyle.

How to Fix the Landlord-Tenant Relationship

Max Nussenbaum | Posted 01.06.2015 | HuffPost Home
Max Nussenbaum

When was the last time you had a landlord you truly loved? If you're like most people, the answer is never. But here's the dirty little secret for anyone who's ever had a big list of complaints about their landlord: Your landlord probably had an equally long list of complaints about you.

Secrets to a Successful Summer Rental

Andrew Lieb | Posted 09.16.2014 | Travel
Andrew Lieb

With the prime summer rental month of August fast approaching, here are some areas that every summer rental landlord and tenant should consider.

Rental Property Investors Aren't All the Same

Dean Graziosi | Posted 09.14.2014 | Small Business
Dean Graziosi

People may put up with a lot when it comes to incidental purchases or non-essential investments. However, when it comes to their homes, people are far less tolerant of sub-standard conditions and service.

Is There More of a Role for Investors in a Real Estate Recovery?

Dean Graziosi | Posted 07.30.2014 | Small Business
Dean Graziosi

It's weak, even if we can call it a recovery at all. There is still a large hole which the first time buyers used to fill. Just tracking prices isn't working like it has in past markets. This is a new situation, and old statistical models may be misleading.

Hey Thanksgiving Travelers, Don't Get 'Dinged' on Your Rental Car

Christopher Elliott | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

This Thanksgiving, take pictures of your rental car. Document any damage. And don't be afraid to turn down a high-mileage vehicle.

What a Hit and Run Taught Me About Customer Service

Christopher Elliott | Posted 08.29.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Joshi rented a car from Budget in Oahu last summer. While he was driving, a vehicle rear-ended his rental. What does all of this mean to you? Well, if you're ever in an accident with a rental car, here's what you have to do.

Renters: Screwed Again

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 03.01.2012 | Money

Renters are getting squeezed. Even as home prices continue to fall, not many can afford to buy a house. Rents in major cities across the country ro...

Verizon Cutting Off Internet for File Sharing Offenders : MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer January 21, 2010

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

If you are having trouble viewing our video player, check out MediaBytes on YouTube.Verizon has been terminating service for repeat file-sharing offen...

Inauguration News: D.C. Power Plays and Other Craziness

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

With slightly less than a month and a half to go before Barack Obama's inauguration, Washington, D.C. has officially reached the "freakout" point on the Richter scale of event planning.