Couple Is Told They Can't Rent an Apartment Because of the Sex of Their Baby | 22 Words

Couple Is Told They Can’t Rent an Apartment Because of the Sex of Their Baby

By Paige Kellerman

The stress that comes with moving and real estate is no joke. Whether you're buying, selling, or renting, the whole ordeal is really just an experiment in how fast you can lose your mind. Throw some kids into the mix, and things can turn into barely controlled chaos. But what if, instead of someone offering to help you and those cute kiddos, they left you out in the cold instead? That's what Kristjan Gottfried and Michelle Hurtig of Vancouver, Canada are saying happened to them. According to the couple, their application for residency was denied due to the fact that their unborn baby didn't quite meet renting standards — and you won't believe what that standard was.

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