Massachusetts Looks at Regulating airbnb — The Evils of “Entire Place” Rentals

I-Team: New Bill Would Regulate Airbnb, Short Term Rentals In Mass. From WBZ TV News, July 29, 2015 Hoffman shared his woes on www.ripoffreport.com. Hundreds of other upset travelers have reached out to the Better Business Bureau. Some called Airbnb a “scam with false prices and dangerous houses.” Others complained of poor customer service. Hoffman […]

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airbnb Heats Up in Boston, MA

City Councillor Wants to Discuss Possible Airbnb Regulations From Boston, Magazine August 18, 2014 City Councillor Sal LaMattina wants to take a hard look at how services like Airbnb, which lets users rent out private residences to tourists and visitors for a limited duration, fall in line with Boston’s lodging rules and regulations, and whether or not […]

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airbnb Problems in Boston, MA

As Boston considers Airbnb rentals, Quincy hosts face fines From Beta Boston, August 4, 2014 Quincy city officials have responded to neighbors’ complaints about strangers in their midst and fined a couple who rented their home to guests on Airbnb.  According to the Patriot Ledger, inspectional services fined homeowners Richard Cope and Susan Velentgas $1,000 last week, […]

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