Students Displaced

Six students at UC Santa Cruz are looking for a new place to live after the city red-tagged their four-bedroom rental Oct. 24 because the property owner failed to fix a gas leak and unsafe deck found by city staff Aug. 10.

Sitting in a motel room Saturday, Audrey Wilde, 20, and Lauren Cohen, 19, both sophomores, said the six girls who rented the four-bedroom house at 102 Hillcrest Terrace for $4,500 a month with a lease starting in mid-July are out $25,000.

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