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cross-posted from: https://lemmygrad.ml/post/363145 > Let's have fun laughing at all the arguments landlords use to justify their parasitical existence. Timestamps below. Sources in the pinned comment as always.


Why shipping container homes are overrated
cross-posted from: https://lemmy.ml/post/376864 > I'll still take one. My place is smaller than a shipping container any who.

"we have less affordable housing due to nimby groups"
From the John Oliver video here


Why isn't there a mainstream "all landlords are bastards" or something similar?
In the west I get that we simp for landlords, but I've never even heard of like a Cuban anti landlord movement or ussr or whatnot.

cross-posted from: https://lemmy.ml/post/283491 > Housing is a human right.
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Contrary to what you'll hear ppl telling you, having a slumlord or landlord isn't a perk
Lots of conservatives tell me that having a landlord alleviates me of responsibilities bc landlord has to fix my unit. Now that I know more about construction, if I did as bad of a job as them at repairs, I'd be fired. On top of refusing to do many repairs forcing me to do my own repairs. Even though I pay them, multiple landlords are belligerent (swearing at me, threats), which i'd 10000% be fired for at my jobs. Not to mention half of them don't give notice before coming into my room for 'repairs' (not even something to repair, just an excuse)
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