Chapter 18: Landlord, Slumlord, and Real Estate

Donald Trump, ‘Bloom County’ Slumlord

A close reading of Berkeley Breathed’s run-in with the Donald

Trump Is Just Another Crooked New York City Landlord

I see his type all the time. Here’s what tenant advocates in the city have learned about how to fight him.

As the Trumps Dodged Taxes, Their Tenants Paid a Price

A phony business the Trumps created to siphon wealth from their empire drove up the rent for thousands living in their buildings.

‘No Vacancies’ for Blacks: How Donald Trump Got His Start, and Was First Accused of Bias

As Mr. Trump assumed an increasing role in his father’s business, the company’s practice of turning away potential black tenants was painstakingly documented.

Donald Trump was a nightmare landlord in the 1980s

The darker side of Donald Trump was revealed in the 1980s, when he waged a war on rent-stabilized tenants and an old lady in New York City.

New York; Doer and Slumlord Both

It's strange for a young man who so craves achievement, recognition, respectability and acceptance to mix into his master-builder activities the petty act of abusing tenants.

Editor: Thomson von Stein

Banner Photo: Gage Skidmore, Creative Commons License

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