Powerball winner Pedro Quezada is hosting a rent party — for his entire block.A close friend of the newly minted megamillionaire said Quezada promised to temporarily cover the housing costs for residents in the Passaic, N.J., neighborhood that housed his bodega.“He said he’s going to pay the rent for everybody here on this block for at least a month or two months,” the friend said Saturday outside Quezada’s Apple Deli Grocery. “He’s such a good guy.”Word of Quezada’s magnanimous gesture left several of his neighbors stunned.“God bless him, and thank you,” crowed Richard Delgado, 45, after learning of the pledge.RELATED: POWERBALL WINNER PUTS PASSAIC, N.J. BODEGA UP FOR SALEJohn Koblarz’s eyes lit up when he heard Quezada had offered to cover his neighbors’ rents.
19, according to information posted by the company outside the Elk's Club.Applied Housing will consider applications from the waiting list in the order they are received and will vet applicants by rent and criminal history. The program pays for a portion ...more
AUSTIN (KXAN) It has been nearly eight years since the City of Austin has been able to open its waiting list for Section 8 housing, but beginning Wednesday at midnight, people can apply for help covering their rent. Right now, about 1,500 apartmentsmore
Such a program could implement practices aimed at promoting and preserving affordable housing like rent control, housing impact fees and inclusionary zoning.Most of the proposals require reports back and development during the budget process. However ...more
In contrast, if you receive a PARTIAL REFUND or NO REFUND with a letter claiming DAMAGES, you should contact a real estate attorney immediately. There are severe penalties for landlords who IMPROPERLY withhold security deposits, and your attorney is bmore
Unlike so-called project-based assistance, which is tied to individual buildings or housing projects, Section 8 vouchers are intended to be used on the private rental market. Recipients must pay about 30 percent of their monthly adjusted gross income ...more