Maui threatens airbnb eviction

Maui Threatens Airbnb Evictions Of Illegal Subletters

Illegal subletting is very controversial in many American communities, and the Hawaiian Islands are no exception. Islands like Maui see tremendous tourism volume every year and some local governments are simply fed up with people going under the radar to offer short-term rentals to travelers. As a result, Airbnb renters have every reason to be[…]

New Toronto law to monitor rentals

New Toronto Law To Monitor Rentals On Airbnb

As a city dependent on tourism, Toronto city officials realize that Airbnb users bring over $4 million of revenue to city neighborhoods, but worry about the impact that shortterm rentals have on neighborhoods. Transient populations can bring noise, crime, parking problems, and other destabilizing influences. Proposed legislation develops a mechanism to monitor rentals on Airbnb and similar[…]

Sidney proposed crackdown on Airbnb subletting

Sydney Proposes Crackdown On Airbnb Illegal Subletting

While Sydney is the 10th largest market for Airbnb, renting out short-term rental accommodations to tourists and visitors is not allowed in most residential areas. The money is so good, however, that many residents of Sydney and surrounding areas take the chance to ignore local laws. In New South Wales (NSW), local councils have different[…]