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inventions housing pods A Man Built Himself a Harry Potter-Style Cupboard to Avoid Paying San Francisco Housing Rates
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San Francisco has a reputation for high priced living.  Peter Berkowitz thought, why rent a room when I can build myself a Harry Potter cupboard to live in and pay much less to set up in someone's dining room? 



It's actually a pretty sweet setup with a cozy bed, a "skylight" for reading and nightlights all around the roof. He pays $400 a month for rent and the cost of the pod itself ended up being $1300, bring his total monthly costs to about $508 for a year according to his website



If you're in the San Francisco area and you would like to live in a professional quality fort that would make kid you super jealous, Berkowitz is available for consultations. He's charging a "very reasonable price" to help anyone who wants to build a pod for themselves and says he's, "I'm more interested in getting good at building pods than in making money at this point".  
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Landlord's Jealous Of Tenant's Income, Raises Rent, Gets Defeated Years Later

Enough of all the landlords in the world trying to take advantage of their kindhearted tenants just trying to plant their roots. Seriously, this landlord thought they'd be able to pull a fast one on the tenant and raise their rent by $500 just because they knew the tenant had the money to pay that. Fortunately, the landlord was stopped in their tracks. 

Landlord tries to take advantage of tenant, raises rent, and gets defeated years later | r/RegularRevenge u/RockyMoose Landlord is jealous my income, raises my rent $500 screw him years later 20k. Pro EDIT: original post is back on O r/prorevenge Just little mix-up, thanks mods there being cool. Is keeping repost here ok This post mod-removed O r/prorevenge and not exactly sure why. No rules were broken and all names are made up and changed hope repost is ok and O r/RegularRevenge is
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