Consideration of airbnb Regulation Moving to State Level in California

Bill to limit online vacation rentals including Airbnb, VRBO clears hurdle From The Press Democrat, May 13, 2015 The implications of McGuire’s bill are potentially far-reaching. More than 1 million people worldwide use Airbnb to rent out their properties, generating an estimated $450 million in economic activity last year just in the city of San Francisco, according […]

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Auburn, California Council Votes to License airbnb Rentals

Auburn regulates Airbnb, other home-sharing businesses From The Sacramento Bee, January 15, 2015 Auburn this week became the first jurisdiction in the Sacramento region to officially regulate home-sharing operations like Airbnb, a popular online platform on which residents rent private rooms for money. The City Council voted unanimously Monday to approve an ordinance that requires […]

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