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Re: Lease Contract? shame

Posted by Anna on June 26, 1999 at 23:47:40:

In Reply to: Re: Lease Contract?Whoa $295 amonth posted by richard on June 26, 1999 at 11:16:28:

: WHOA for $295 a month ...... but then its all relative isn't it?

: I Bet john has never made more then $8.50 an hour, or why would anyone complain about that rent?

"or why would anyone complain about that rent?"

I've seen court personnel from clerks to judges, display that same attitude towards tenants in apts renting for less than $500, totally forgetting that they moved into a bad neighborhood and their landlords were making a profit at those rates. Because they took the risks, the neighborhood is now safe enough for puppies to want to pay $1200 for the same apt...
You're suing for 'damages' of $500,000 for rent gouging: good luck: what goes around, comes around...

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