City landlords are used to price-gouging. It’s just that they’re customarily the ones doing it.
We found out where the closest laundromat was because after waiting half an hour, my roommate had to pee so badly that we went in a frantic search of the closest public restroom.
Hi Ben — I saw this ad you posted for a 1-bedroom: (link to ad). When is the move-in date?
Brokers and bedbugs are not unique to cities, but they are native to them, and inescapable. They are invasive parts of the eco-system, specifically the most vulnerable, personal part of it: your home. Neither can be ignored; neither, after you meet one, forgotten.