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A study by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia showed that tenants who lost jobs during the Covid-19 crisis had amassed $11 billion in rental arrears; a broader measure estimated that as of January, renters owed $53 billion in missed rent, utility payments and late fees. Bad for tenants. Bad for landlords too. Bad for Retirement and Investment Funds that invest in rental buildings.

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The first elevator shaft was put in a building before Elisha Otis designed his safe, steam-powered elevator. This was done in 1853 at the Cooper Union Foundation building in New York. While elevators elevate us in our homes and buildings let's not forget the impact they have had on mining..... The world's tallest elevator is actually in a mine at AngloGold Ashanti's Mponeng Gold Mine in South Africa, which in 3 minutes drops an astonishing 7,490 ft in a single descent – more than 4.5 times further than those in the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai.