Apps for American tenants to keep negligent landlords on their toes

The tech-based tools cover heating problems, repairs and other housing issues

New York

WHEN Tom Hunter and his two roommates were left without heat for more than a month by a negligent landlord in New York, they began toying with an idea: an app that could help tenants keep landlords in check.

Two winters and two months of coding later, the friends are ready to launch Heat Seek...

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