Evictions can be less about not having money, and more about biting off more than you can chew. Kenya Moore, Fantasia, and Soulja Boy are three of the high profile evictions you’ve heard about, and there are dozens of examples of the rich and famous trying to live above and beyond what they can pay for. These aren’t reality show evictions either – these are ‘actually real’. You may have a mansion, but you’re not going to keep it very long if you can’t figure out how to pay for it. There are a few other reasons landlords might be in it to win it against celebs as well, so some stories go a little deeper than money.
Looking for Attention
In some eviction cases, either the landlord or the tenant might just be looking for attention. Often with celebrities, just selling a story to a publication might be worth more than trying to get the money from the actor/musician/socialite themselves. And, if the celebrity is looking for a way back into the spotlight, a down and dirty expose about bad money management may just do the trick. All news is good news when it comes to publicity, right? [Read more…] about Even Celebrities Can Get Kicked To the Curb