Landlords Really Do Check This Tenant Blacklist

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Remember that “Seinfeld” episode where Elaine can’t escape a medical record that describes her as “difficult”? As you may or may not have heard, there’s a real estate equivalent to that type of blacklist.The New York Times refers us to this handy site which explains how renters can wind up on landlord “blacklists” (which can hurt future prospects for getting an apartment), and provides some strategies for getting off the lists.

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