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Rent

Regular payments to an owner for the use of some leased property.

Rent

A regular, usually monthly, payment that a person makes in exchange for the use of an asset he/she does not own. That is, rent is the payment on a lease. The term is most often used to refer to payments on a leased dwelling or other piece of real estate.

rent

the periodic payments made to the owners of ASSETS (for example, household and industrial premises, car hire) for the use of these assets. See LEASE, LEASING, LEASEBACK, INCOME.

rent

the periodic payments made to the owners of ASSETS for the use of their land or other assets as either FACTORS OF PRODUCTION or for consumption. In aggregate terms, rents are a source of income and they are included as a part of NATIONAL INCOME. See also ECONOMIC RENT, NATIONAL INCOME ACCOUNTS.

rent

Payment for the privilege of possessing space one does not own.
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This editorial does call for gradual decontrol over two-to-10 years, and lists several possible approaches: Vacancy decontrol, reduction of maximum allowable income from present $250,000 on down, time allowance for rents to rise until they reach market levels.
To sum up, a New York Times 12/17/97 Editorial: New Era for Rents, quotes Peter D.
Believe it or not, such increases are easier to obtain for rent controlled units than rent stabilized units.
Changes include raising the consumer price index - used to calculate rent increases - from 75 percent to 100 percent, using the previous year's rent instead of the current 1986 base rent to calculate increases and vacancy decontrol or some form of reasonable adjustment for rents when a coach is sold.
The outlook for rents in this district is positive, due to the bolstering effect 600,000 square feet of Class A office space, priced accordingly, will have at 250 North Street.
The low rent supplement has been changed to $15 for rents of $400 or less, however, it can only be charged if the resulting rent is $415 or less, including the guidelines increase.