They See It. They Like It. They Want It. They Rent It. - The New York Times


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Owning nothing is now a luxury, thanks to a number of subscription start-ups. Many young American urbanites have resigned themselves to a life of non-ownership, abandoning the dream of their parents and grandparents and great-grandparents before them, often out of financial necessity. June 09, 2019 at 12:53PM
3 days ago by colin.eide
A new life philosophy: owning nothing.
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3 days ago by kohlmannj
Owning nothing is now a luxury, thanks to a number of subscription start-ups. Miki Reynolds, a super-renter, at home in Los Angeles. Her skirt, couch, coffee…
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8 days ago by rogerhsueh
Owning nothing is now a luxury, thanks to a number of subscription start-ups. Miki Reynolds, a super-renter, at home in Los Angeles. Her skirt, couch, coffee…
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9 days ago by ree
Environmental sustainability is mentioned by companies and consumers alike when they tout these services, but many customers view that as a perk rather than a driving force. Even when REI, the outdoor equipment retailer, surveyed its current and potential customers about rentals, their top motivators were to try new regular and seasonal activities without committing to purchases. Environmental impact ranked sixth on the list of motivations.
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9 days ago by yolandaenoch
Owning nothing is now a luxury, thanks to a number of subscription start-ups. Many young American urbanites have resigned themselves to a life of non-ownership, abandoning the dream of their parents and grandparents and great-grandparents before them, often out of financial necessity. via Pocket
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11 days ago by k2theiely
The graphic on this ⁦⁩ is so good
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11 days ago by AramZS