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Jon Gorey

As seen in:  Boston Globe

Associate Editor at TheStreet. Rants, ramblings, RTs and opinions do not represent the views of my employer. (My musician self is @jongorey.)

Paying Boston rent solo. Getting a roommate. Which scares you more? — ONE AFTERNOON DURING MY senior year at Syracuse, I came home from class and found something frightening in my room. Taped to my guitar were three letters cut out from a magazine, like a ransom note: D-I-E. I knew who put it there, but that didn't make it any less disturbing - he lived right upstairs in our eight-bedroom house.
Oct 06, 2015

There has never been a better time to have a roommate. So why are people still living alone?!… via @BostonGlobe

Oct 06, 2015

Paying Boston rent solo vs. a finding a roommate. Which is the scariest proposition?… via @BostonGlobe

Oct 06, 2015

Pay rent solo in Boston, or get a roommate. Which scares you more? This story has a poll going. Scroll down.…

Oct 06, 2015

RT @BostonGlobe: In Boston, you need to earn about $85,000 to live alone without falling into “cost-burdened” category

Are solar panels worth it? — You've seen them on your neighbors' roofs. Solar panels are popping up everywhere now, and so are the ads for them. It's no wonder - harnessing energy from the sun appeals to everyone from carbon-cutting environmentalists to grid-wary doomsday preppers. But the real growth has been driven by average homeowners with a much simpler motive: saving money.

Home improvement meet self-improvement — When you picture a pack of fraternity brothers traveling around the country doing construction work, you're probably tempted to imagine the Hollywood version - a beer- and testosterone-fueled road trip, "Animal House" with power tools. With Pi Kappa Phi, it's a tale of dedication, inspiration, and service.

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