Peak Bengaluru things! Despite being employed with top firms, techies fail getting a flat on rent in the IT hub

The trio looking for a flat carried experience from Google, JPMorgan Chase & Co and Tekion for about 1.5 years, yet were denied a stay. On rejection, one of them shared the screenshot of their conversation with the flat owner

FPJ Web DeskUpdated: Wednesday, November 16, 2022, 06:22 PM IST
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Is it that difficult to find a stay in the IT hub of India, Bengaluru? Social media messages and memes keep bringing to notice the concern of people searching hard for a room in the city. While some are avoided by the flat owner over religion, marital status or any other, this case of a man holding top brands in resume failing to get an accommodation has left netizens in split.

Peak Bengaluru things, as one may call it, a techie having an work experience with big firms such as Google, JP Morgan and Chase was denied a flat in the city, along two of his friends. W

In a case gone viral on social media, we can see Mayank, Shagil and Mohit facing rejection from a flat owner. Was the flat already full? Not likely the case as initially the owner wrote back to Mayank about confirming soon, however, the reply was a no. What has caught the eyes of Twitterati is not the mere fact of the persons not getting a flat in Bengaluru, but the epic conversation and the reply by the flat owner who said, "profile is not shortlisted."

The case gave Bengaluru-based tenants Sakht La**da vibes towards the flat owners. Netizens reacted on how resumes are being asked to fetch a room in the city, they found it surprising and hilarious. People asked, "What was the job position btw? Tenant?! (sic)" And, that answer was a hilarious "Yess."

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