Category: Airbnb

City enforcement drive on short-term rentals focuses on safety, multiple listings

City enforcement operations against illegal short-term online rentals is focusing primarily on safety violations and commercial operators, says a briefing note to Vancouver City Council, with notable successes on both counts. A memorandum circulated to council October 20… Read More

BC’s small towns struggling with housing crunch triggered by online short-term rentals

Mayors and councillors from across BC jammed a meeting room at the Union of BC Municipalities convention today to compare notes on the unprecedented housing crisis they face as a result of the explosion of online short-term rentals…. Read More