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Jersey City voters pass limits on Airbnb, short-term rentals

Airbnb was dealt another setback in one of its most important markets Tuesday as voters in Jersey City, just a few minutes by train from the tourist sights of Manhattan, approved restrictions on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

Airbnb suffers setback in Jersey City as residents vote to regulate short-term rentals

The new regulations come amid a wave of laws considered in cities across the world that seek to regulate the rapid growth of Airbnb due to concerns over how the company affects long-term residents......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcNov 6th, 2019

L.A."s new Airbnb rules bar short-term rentals of second homes and some apartments

New restrictions on Airbnb and similar services in Los Angeles went into effect this week, driven by complaints that an explosion of short-term rentals has turned apartment buildings into hotels and pinched the city's already tight housing supp.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 16th, 2019

Hoover considers regulating short-term property rentals like Airbnb

Airbnb and other short-term property rentals might soon be regulated by the city of Hoover. The Hoover City Council is considering an ordinance to regulate all short-term rentals, which is defined as a renting period less than 90 days. According to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2019

City targets illegal $5 million Airbnb ring

City officials are going after a group of landlords, accusing them of operating a ring of illegal short-term rentals that they marketed on popular booking sites including Airbnb, booking.com and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 24th, 2019

New Orleans council backs strong short-term rental limits

A ban on "whole home" short-term vacation rentals in residential areas of tourism-dependent New Orleans won unanimous backing Thursday from the City Council......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 16th, 2019

Hotels, Airbnb owners spar over short-term rental regulations

Hotel managers and the owners of Airbnb rentals criticized the latest version of a Cincinnati ordinance that would regulate the short-term rental industry, with City Council’s budget committee again delaying a vote on Councilman David Mann’s o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 8th, 2019

Kansas City starts accepting short-term home rental applications

Kansas City is accepting applications from those who want to use their properties as short-term rentals on sites like Airbnb. The move is part of the city's ongoing efforts to regulate AirBnb and other home-sharing businesses. In February, the City Co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2018

Airbnb update: Cap on number of stays dropped; public forum set for Wednesday evening

Columbus City Council will hold its third public forum Wednesday evening on the future of short-term rentals in the city, with a former idea now off the table. Councilman Michael Stinziano told me that they will be getting rid of the originally prop.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2018

Baltimore City Council to hold hearing Thursday on bill to tax short-term rentals like Airbnb

The Baltimore City Council will hold a public hearing Thursday morning to discuss a proposed bill that seeks to tax and regulate operators of short-term residential rentals through online platforms such as Airbnb. Ahead of tomorrow's meeting, the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2018

Sacramento looks to crack down on "party house" Airbnb rentals, out-of-town hosts

The City Council will vote tonight on amendments to its ordinance regulating like short-term housing rental platforms like Airbnb, HomeAway and Craigslist......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2018

As cities and the hotel industry struggle to curb Airbnb, voters are pushing back

The explosive growth of short-term rentals has spawned political contests that highlight the difficulty of managing a disruptive new industry......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 15th, 2018

New York City Raids Condo Building in Crackdown on Airbnb Rentals

New York City law-enforcement officers swarmed a Manhattan condominium last month, issuing 27 notices of violations in one of the largest crackdowns on short-term rentals such as those listed on Airbnb......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: New York raids luxury condo building in crackdown on Airbnb rentals in one of largest actions to date

A team of New York City law-enforcement officers swarmed a Manhattan condominium last month, issuing 27 notices of violations for illegal hotel use in one of the largest crackdowns on short-term rentals such as those listed on Airbnb......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 12th, 2018

Judge reverses ruling that allowed Airbnb rentals in Miami

Judge Beatrice Butchko has reversed an order handed down last year that stopped the city of Miami from enforcing its ban on short-term rentals in residential neighborhoods. The temporary retraining order, which sought to keep the city from writing cita.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2018

City alleges landlord allowed illegal Airbnb rentals

The city has filed a lawsuit against the Torkian Group, accusing it of participating in an illegal short-term rental scheme that involved three large Manhattan apartment buildings and earned nearly... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 15th, 2019

West Side tow pound could be hauled away for Hudson River Park expansion

Airbnb was dealt another setback in one of its most important markets Tuesday as voters in Jersey City, just a few minutes by train from the tourist sights of Manhattan, approved restrictions on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

Cuomo grapples with exploding Medicaid costs overruns

Airbnb was dealt another setback in one of its most important markets Tuesday as voters in Jersey City, just a few minutes by train from the tourist sights of Manhattan, approved restrictions on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

Gillibrand proposes caregiver tax credit

Airbnb was dealt another setback in one of its most important markets Tuesday as voters in Jersey City, just a few minutes by train from the tourist sights of Manhattan, approved restrictions on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

Bill may ban overnight street parking for city sanitation trucks

Airbnb was dealt another setback in one of its most important markets Tuesday as voters in Jersey City, just a few minutes by train from the tourist sights of Manhattan, approved restrictions on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

Outgoing NYPD commissioner to join Visa

Airbnb was dealt another setback in one of its most important markets Tuesday as voters in Jersey City, just a few minutes by train from the tourist sights of Manhattan, approved restrictions on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019