Stories tagged: rent
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019
Several apartment complexes in Spokane Valley have reported that thieves have used wires tipped with a sticky adhesive to fish rent checks from drop boxes.
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
One of the stars of the live broadcast of the musical “Rent” on Fox was injured during a rehearsal Saturday, forcing the producers to use pre-recorded material Sunday night.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018
People are holding on to their aging smartphones longer, squeezing out a few more months of use before trading them in, a report indicates.
Thu., June 7, 2018
Housing Secretary Ben Carson says his latest proposal to raise rents would mean a path toward self-sufficiency for millions of low-income households across the United States by pushing more people …
Thu., June 7, 2018
A deal has been struck to assist a half dozen residents of a lower South Hill apartment complex who faced an almost doubling of their rent following the sale of …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 8, 2017
Rent hikes up to 40 percent at Mariposa Townhomes in Medford are just the tip of the iceberg as renters across the county find themselves priced out of their homes.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017
New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that is Seattle is – for the first time – among the five most-expensive big cities for renters. The median amount paid …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017
The 20th anniversary tour of Jonathan Larson’s Pulitzer- and Tony-winning rock opera adaptation of “La Boheme” brings a youthful energy to the INB Performing Arts Center.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017
We reached out to local theater folk, and spoke with an original cast member of “Rent,” to talk about the show and its legacy. Here’s what they said.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017
The Jonathan Larson-created rock opera opens Thursday at INB Performing Arts Center.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017
Tenants of a second building owned by the company of Jared Kushner’s family filed a lawsuit Tuesday over rent that they say is inflated illegally.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017
“Dad & son walked me down the aisle. It was magical,” the singer-actress wrote in a Facebook post announcing her marriage. “Thank you to everyone who helped make my wedding …
Tue., May 9, 2017
U.S. securities regulators are investigating whether bonds backed by single-family rental homes and sold by Wall Street’s biggest residential landlords used overvalued property assessments.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016
You may not have the surf, Seattle, but you did just beat Honolulu when it comes to renting an apartment. Zumper, an apartment rental website, released its national rent report …
Tue., July 5, 2016
Renters in the Spokane area are seeing big demand for available apartments and houses.
Thu., June 9, 2016
Be prepared to fork over a lot more Hamiltons to see the Broadway smash “Hamilton.” Producers have pushed the top premium seat price up to a record $849.
Fri., April 22, 2016
Americans paid more to rent homes last month, but broader measures suggest that the surging increases of prior years have moderated in much of the country.
Fri., Dec. 26, 2014
In 1996, Jonathan Larson died the morning of the first preview of his landmark musical “Rent,” and he never got to see it become one of the longest-running shows in …
Thu., June 12, 2014
The landlord of a controversial downtown bar won a victory Wednesday after a judge signed an order evicting the Spokane Downtown Daiquiri Factory from its location on West Main Avenue. …
Wed., Dec. 14, 2011
Wanna strike a blow on behalf of scandalous, degenerate fornication? How about one against the self-righteous sniffers-out-of-artistic-sin?
Wed., Aug. 27, 2008
When business owner Jim Hanley and his family purchased an old, three-story brick building downtown a couple years ago, they foresaw creating seven upscale condominiums. Part of that vision came …