Category Archives: Reality TV

World’s Worst Tenants (and how to evict them)

Photo from tvgasm.com Spike TV is launching a (potentially) cool show next month that'll give everyone a glimpse into my world.   World's Worst Tenants promises to show us some of the nastiest, meanest, and filthiest nightmares for landlords. SPIKE World’s Worst Tenants: Insane First Look www.spike.com Spike Full Episodes Spike Video Clips Spike on Facebook…
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My neighbor is a hoarder! Can the condo association do anything about it?

Reality TV has shown us just how bad the emotional disorder of compulsive hoarding can get.  If you’ve watched the shows, you’ve seen dead animals, human and animal waste, rodent infestations, bugs, and all sorts of filth.  It’s scary enough to live next door to a hoarder in a neighborhood of single-family homes.  Now, just…
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Flipping Boston (Part II): Going Condo

I love this show because it's entertaining and gives me plenty to write about.  This week, the team developed a duplex in Lynn.  Instead of selling it as a multi-family, the decided to "go condo" and sell the two units separately. Why would you "go condo" and what does that mean?  It's a calculated financial…
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Flipping Boston

  By accident, I discovered A&E’s new show, Flipping Boston.  In the series opener, disputes between the neighbors and the developers made up the show’s dramatic focus.  Of course, neighborly disputes are a big interest of mine, so I had to chime in.  Even better, the neighbors asserted a list of legal claims/threats – some…
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