Tag Archives: term rentals

Walking Our Faith: Thank You for Your Support

Thank you. Those two words crossed my mind many times during Mom’s stay at Saint Anthony Summit Hospital and in the weeks that followed – during her trip to hospice and when she passed away last Wednesday. I felt a lot of gratitude and thanks to the people who make …

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Coast Commission Enforces New Short-Term Rental Regulations, Could Halve San Diego Rentals – NBC 7 San Diego

The seven-year battle over short-term vacation rental regulations is finally over after the California Coastal Commission voted unanimously Wednesday night to approve new rules for the City of San Diego. The regulations are expected to reduce the number of short-term rentals in the city by 48% and 27% in Mission …

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Pros and cons of short-term rentals weighed at Packwood meeting

By Isabel Vander Stoep / [email protected] What could have been a heated debate turned into a productive conversation about the pros and cons of Packwood’s booming short-term rental (STR) market Thursday night, according to STR owner Ryan Southard. As Lewis County works to address housing issues in the area, Senior …

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Adirondack census figures indicate scarcity of population, housing

Music practice at Indian Lake School. While nationally a quarter of the population is under the age of 18, the number of children in the Adirondacks is 17%. In parts of Hamilton County, where Indian Lake is located, almost 90% of the population is adult. Photo by Mike Lynch Some …

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Bradenton ranked number 2 among U.S. cities for net growth

BRADENTON — In its recently released 2021-22 Mobile Migration Study, HireAHelper — a Porch Group PRCH company — found that Bradenton, Florida ranked second in the nation for overall net growth in 2021. According to the data analyzed in the report, more people moved to Bradenton than moved in 2021. …

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Lake Placid Vacation Rental Market Continues to Grow | News, Sports, Jobs

LAKE PLACID — About 10% of all tax lots in the City of North Elba and Village of Lake Placid now have short-term vacation rentals on-site, according to Code Enforcement Officer Mike Orticelle. Data shows that the vacation rental market has grown here over the past year, and more than …

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SB 249 Hearing Draws Valley Crowd | Local News

CONCORD — The Mount Washington Valley was a major part of the discussion at a legislative hearing Tuesday on a bill that would ban cities from banning short-term rentals but give them more regulatory powers than before. State Senator Harold French (R-Canterbury) proposes the bill, SB 249 Other members of …

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Spartanburg could ban short-term rentals in residential areas | Spartanburg Affairs

SPARTANBURG — With short-term rentals increasing in Spartanburg neighborhoods, City Council aims to revise an existing ordinance to prohibit the rental of personal property for business purposes in residential neighborhoods. Mayor Jerome Rice told The Post and Courier that more and more city residents are frequently using Airbnb and other …

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State’s STR Bill Heads to Hearing | Local News

CONCORD – A bill banning cities from banning short-term rentals will be heard in Concord next week, and the lead sponsor says thanks to The Sun, an amendment will be proposed to make the bill “more acceptable” for cities like Conway. State Sen. Harold French (R-Canterbury) is proposing a bill …

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A ritual that always arouses passions: the city reflects on lowering taxes for residents, to increase them on foreigners

GREATER BARRINGTON – As required to do, Great Barrington’s senior board annually undertakes the ritual of deciding whether to give property tax relief to resident owners at the expense of second home owners. And the measure was rejected every time. Ross Viviori, Great Barrington Town appraiser. Photo courtesy of the …

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vacation rental property creates Stir in Dunkirk | News, Sports, Jobs

Residents Dave Maternowski, left, and Phil Leone, right, look at the city of Dunkirk zoning map. Photo by Anthony Dolce DUNKIRK – Over the summer, residents of the city of Dunkirk, especially those living on or near Woodlands Drive, have had to deal with some kind of continuing disruption. A …

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Western “Zoom Cities” aim for short-term rentals

DEPOE BAY, Ore. – Postcards with big promises started popping up in mailboxes in coastal Oregon communities in 2019: “Rent your house short-term, use it when you want, guaranteed 5 $ 000 in monthly income more than what you earn with your current property management company, ”recalls Monica Kirk, a …

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HTA: Maui County has the largest vacation rental offer in the state in November 2021

Maui ADR up 16% from 2019 Maui County had the largest vacation rental supply of the four counties in November, with 189,300 nightly units available (-15.6% from 2020, -37.8% from 2019), according to the Hawai’i vacation rental performance report published by the Hawai.i Tourist Board. Unit demand in Maui County …

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Carbondale Trustees Sue Short-Term Lease Limits | News

The prospect of restricting short-term rentals sparked strong attendance at a special Carbondale board meeting on Tuesday. Over 20 people have joined the board and staff, online and in person. The discussion was framed by the efforts of Community First Carbondale, a group formed about six months ago to address …

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Housing law should not over-regulate

Through ohtadmin | to December 16, 2021 For the publisher: I was a leasing specialist with Island Realty for 18 years, but I no longer have any financial interest or agenda regarding the proposed Short Term Leasing Ordinance. While there are some aspects of the proposal that I agree with, …

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Airbnb ban or regulation

I traveled for over six months, staying at various Airbnbs along the West Coast. Searching for a cheaper place to live, a Seattle native who lives with gentrification and skyrocketing rents. Traveling to short-term rental areas has become an option and a good way to explore cities. In the beginning, …

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December 8, 2021 – Monterey Herald

History posts are not required for the Pacific Grove hotel project Ms Cohen makes exaggerated arguments in her letter of November 28 calling for history poles for the development of ATC in Pacific Grove. History posts are not required for the ATC project as determined by our highly knowledgeable municipal …

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Lincoln County Passes Temporary Moratorium on Short-Term Rental Licenses, Pending Rollback Against Ballot Measure | New

The Lincoln County Council of Commissioners adopted a temporary moratorium on short-term rental (STR) licenses on Friday December 3 after a temporary restraining order was implemented Wednesday December 1 against the vote measure 21 -203. Voters passed voting measure 21-203 in the November 2 special election, which would phase out …

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Coos Bay seeks to limit vacation rentals | Local news

With warnings of a housing shortage for full-time residents in coastal Oregon, the city of Coos Bay is considering ways to limit the number of Air BNB and vacation rentals it will allow. in residential areas of the city. So far, this hasn’t been such a big deal for the …

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Hot markets, high prices: soaring housing prices overtake the middle class | Local News

When Police Lt. Destin Sims and his wife started looking for a home in 2017, leaving the island was obvious. Island-born Sims and his wife, Concetta, both worked in Galveston – and still do. The long-established Concetta family on the island owns Maceo Spice & Import Co. But when the …

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Big Sky Program Works to Increase Rental Availability | Montana News

By JULIANA SUKUT, Daily Column of Bozeman BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) – A program in the resort community of Big Sky that offers homeowners money to convert vacation rentals or seasonal homes into long-term homes for locals, which has converted 21 homes and housed 58 residents during his first three months. …

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David Cavanaugh: STR update | Columns

It’s hard to believe it’s only been six months since our association was formed in response to Conway voters’ vote to regulate short-term rentals. The comment I’ve heard the most since then is that people didn’t think the vote would ever result in a total rental ban. Many didn’t even …

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North Carolina Court of Appeals Hears Arguments Over Wilmington’s Short-Term Rental Rules

RALEIGH, NC (WECT) – Did the City of Wilmington violate state law when it enacted its short-term rental restrictions? This is the question the North Carolina Court of Appeal must decide. On Wednesday, a three-judge panel heard from lawyers representing the city of Wilmington and Dave and Peg Schroder, a …

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Encinitas Amends Draft Short-Term Rental Ordinance

ENCINITAS, Calif. (KGTV) – The town of Encinitas is revamping its rules and regulations for short-term rental properties like Airbnb. After hours of public comment, the city is asking staff to review the proposed ordinance after hearing from short-term rental owners. “We are trying to improve things so that we …

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2021 Campaign Resources – CBS Denver

(CBS4) – On November 2, voters across Colorado will consider local questions and candidates. 125 municipal voting questions are considered in 88 cities and towns according to the Colorado Municipal League. CBS4 reported on some people’s struggles to find affordable housing in the High Country. And there are several cities …

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Are short term rentals common in Saranac Lake?

Saranac Lake, New York. Photo: Jasperdo, Creative Commons, some rights reserved October 15, 2021 – By AARON CERBONE Daily business of the Adirondacks LAC SARANAC – New data from a village report on short-term rentals shows that although vacation rentals represent only 4% of residences in the village, the number …

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Short-term rentals on the East Ferris radar

Content of the article David Briggs, Local Journalism Initiative Content of the article East Ferris is working to create a policy regarding short-term rentals within the municipality, particularly vacation rentals offered on sites such as Airbnb and Vrbo. Mayor Pauline Rochefort mentioned during a council meeting that the municipality has …

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Six LA council members oppose potential vacation rental law

Share this article: Five members of the Los Angeles City Council met with union officials on Tuesday to oppose the weakening of the city’s ordinance against unauthorized and non-compliant Airbnbs and other short-term rental operations. Councilors Nithya Raman and Monica Rodriguez, and Councilors Mike Bonin, Bob Blumenfield and Paul Koretz …

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Individual owners drive the single-family rental market

As institutional investors continue to flow into the burgeoning single-family rental market, a survey from Realtor.com reminds us that, overall, this remains an industry populated by mother-and-pop home owners. According to its latest survey, recent homebuyers are overwhelmingly willing to use their homes as a means to generate income and …

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Tim and Candice Speicher, co-founders of Buoy

United States: STRz chats with Tim and Candice Speicher, co-founders of Buoy, a revenue management tool for the global vacation rental industry, about starting their business as a husband and wife duo , how the Covid-19 pandemic affected the duration – term rentals are priced, and their predictions for the …

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JetBlue Technology Ventures invests in Transparent, the leading vacation rental market intelligence company

SAN CARLOS, Calif .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – JetBlue Technology Ventures (JTV), the venture capital arm of JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU), today announced its investment in Transparent, the vacation rental market information company, bringing the company’s total funding to $ 2.8 million to date. The investment will allow Transparent to continue …

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Summerland considers regulation of short-term vacation rentals – Keremeos Review

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Should Mount Desert regulate weekly rentals?

MOUNT DESERT – Vacation rentals – also known as weekly rentals – are something Bar Harbor has regulated to some extent since 2006. Several changes have added restrictions and requirements to the Vacation Rentals Ordinance over the years, and in November residents will vote on yet another set of proposed …

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County accepts comments on draft STR rules

The council held a public hearing on Wednesday, May 26, allowing for comments in person or virtually. Hubbard County Environmental Services (ESO) Director Eric Buitenwerf explained that the county planning commission was responsible for creating regulations for STRs. Noise, overcrowding and light pollution are among the concerns of neighbors. STR …

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