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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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But a quick check of "for rent' ads shows a few new apartments at astronomical prices--$1,500-plus monthly for a one-bedroom hutch in an average Manhattan neighborhood--and not much else.
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As I look ahead, I'm certain the struggle to gain acceptable rent increases for rent stabilized apartments in 1998 will not be an easy one.
Section 745 subdivision 2a reads in part: ...the court "shall" direct "deposit with the court within five days sums of rent or use and occupancy accrued from the date of the petition and notice of petition are served upon the respondent and all sums as they become due for rent and use and occupancy.