The Easiest Way to Regulate airbnb ?

Editor’s Note For the past 3 years I have been tracking the growth of airbnb and the attempts by various cities to appropriately regulate it. My thinking has evolved over time. The recent political activist tactics used by airbnb to defeat Proposition F in San Francisco caused me to re-think my assumptions. I recommend approach […]

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Ashville, NC Comes Down Hard on airbnb “Entire Place” Rentals, But Supports airbnb “Private Room” Rentals

Asheville short-term rentals, Airbnbs now face $500 fines From the Citizen-Times, August 26, 2015 In a move to stave off what some City Council members said could be a dangerous tipping point, elected officials voted to push back against illegal short-term vacation rentals, jacking up fines to $500 a day. … “This we cannot get […]

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