CHF 100,000 damage after vandals turn on water tap

CHF 100,000 damage after vandals turn on water tap

Aug. 26, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
An estimated CHF 100,000 worth of damage was caused over the weekend to an apartment building in the town of Buchs in...
Foreign-sounding names discriminated against in rent market

Foreign-sounding names discriminated against in rent market

June 11, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A survey by the Federal Housing Office is confirming what many may have suspected – those with a foreign soundi...
Bailiffs mistakenly clear out Aargau man's apartment

Bailiffs mistakenly clear out Aargau man's apartment

April 24, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A man in canton Aargau had a shock when he returned home to his apartment. 
Zurich home hunting now genuine lottery

Zurich home hunting now genuine lottery

Feb. 26, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
Finding a new apartment in Zurich is now so competitive – it has been turned into a lottery, literally.
Child's body recovered from burned apartment

Child's body recovered from burned apartment

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A child’s body has been recovered after an apartment building burnt to the ground in canton Bern.
Family asked for CHF 27k for flat deposit

Family asked for CHF 27k for flat deposit

April 3, 2018, 8:44 a.m.
A family in Zurich is in shock after they were asked for a deposit of CHF 27,000 to secure a modest 70m2 apartment.
Hundreds line streets in Zurich to look at house up for rent

Hundreds line streets in Zurich to look at house up for rent

March 7, 2018, 6:40 a.m.
500 people lined the streets in Zurich earlier this week just to visit a house which is available to rent.
Long term residents to be forced out of Zurich building

Long term residents to be forced out of Zurich building

Dec. 7, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Around 40 residents in an apartment building in Zurich are to be forced out as the owners say the building needs to b...
Mother and daughter die in Geneva fire

Mother and daughter die in Geneva fire

June 6, 2017, 8:43 a.m.
A mother and daughter have died in an apartment fire in Grand Saconnex in Geneva.
Families evicted from homes in Geneva with no notice

Families evicted from homes in Geneva with no notice

May 10, 2017, 8:09 a.m.
Eleven families have been evicted from their homes in Geneva without warning. They were subletting apartments through...
Massive fire in Geneva

Massive fire in Geneva

May 9, 2017, 8:45 a.m.
A large fire brought the centre of Geneva to standstill yesterday afternoon. Right in the heart of Paquis, the top fl...
Geneva woman sentenced to psychiatric care after 10 fires

Geneva woman sentenced to psychiatric care after 10 fires

March 31, 2017, 8:38 a.m.
A 34 year old Geneva woman and mother of 5 has been ordered to undergo psychiatric care in a secure hospital after be...
Tenant in custody after apartment fire

Tenant in custody after apartment fire

March 3, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
A tenant who was injured when her apartment blew up last month is now in detention as police suspect she may have sta...
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