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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
An evil landlord?
ProPublica decimates Jared Kushner's real estate companies. In a lengthy article Alec MacGillis documents the problems of tenants in more than a dozen Baltimore-area rental complexes run by Kushner companies. Tenants complain that the company leaves their homes in disrepair, humiliates late-paying renters and often sues them when they try to move out. He makes a strong case that their complaints are valid.