How to live in your employer’s parking lot and not pay rent, according to a the tech workers who did it

September 9, 2014

Via: hacker

Silicon Valley tech employers like Apple, Google, and Facebook offer incredible perks to their workers: free meals, swimming pools, gyms, and spas. Back in the real world, the city of San Francisco, rents have reached astronomical heights, posting a record high average rental rate of $3,057 per apartment this year. A Quora thread detailed the best practices from Google employees who lived on campus, and a recent article about this from Alyson Shontell inspired a lengthy comment thread on the tech forum Hacker News. Get a small camper/van that can park in one car parking space with a diesel heating system.