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Synonyms for renting

the act of paying for the use of something (as an apartment or house or car)

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Scholars using these models argue that owners opt for renting out their land when the transaction costs of supervising, paying and getting labourers to honour their contract becomes too high, and tenancy becomes a more profitable arrangement.
We hope that this lawsuit will serve to remind consumers of the very real risk of danger that comes with buying or renting a Ford 15-passenger van, and that until both companies take more proactive steps to protect consumers, no one who rides in a Ford 15-passenger van is really safe.
For example, many video stores are soliciting from customers written instructions regarding what types of movies and video games can be rented or purchased by family members, and what types of content they don't want their children renting.
This will greatly simplify the process that our customers have followed in the past to perform a vital part of the applicant approval process in renting their apartments.
dollar cost of renting an_ actual square foot of office space or square meter of space, including all costs of occupancy.
The Tax Court recently concluded in Colbert, TC Memo 1992-30, that renting property at below fair market value (FMV) is considered personal use under Sec.
Under the 1997 rent act, those apartments renting for more than $2,000 become destabilized upon vacancy and can have new rents set by owners.
While the Rent Guidelines Board (RGB) has voted increases of two percent and four percent for new one- and two-year leases respectively, an RGB-approved low rent supplement of $15 for apartments renting for less than $450 (provided the new rent plus guidelines increases does not go over $465), as well as a 5 percent sublet allowance and a two percent increase for rooming house units, are under legal attack by tenants.
A low-rent supplement of $15 has also been proposed for apartments renting for $400 or less.
If the luxury decontrol thresholds are lowered, it also means the formal process to screen the tenant's income and methodology for obtaining a higher rent will likely echo what is already in place now for those earning $250,000 for two years running who are renting apartments for $2,000 a month or more.
The Governor has also been considering decontrol of units renting for $1,000 or more as they become vacant - which is bitterly opposed by tenant reps, who believe it will lead to harassment - and, sources say, a decontrol of buildings containing 20 units or less.