Independent Irish News – Renters beware: Scam artists advertising unavailable properties on rental websites
March 27, 2017 Tenants looking to rent accommodation are being warned to beware of scam artists who are asking for rent to be transferred before the property has even been viewed. A number of these [...]
March 28, 2017 A fraudulent Airbnb listing for a "Bondi Beach luxury villa" has reappeared on the home-sharing platform, despite it being removed and the host banned last month following a Fairfax Media inquiry to [...]
Richmond Times Dispatch – McAuliffe signs legislation to enable local regulation of short-term rentals such as Airbnb in Va.
March 27, 2017 Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has signed legislation that gives local governments more power to regulate short-term rentals, such as rooms offered for rent by homeowners on the popular online platform Airbnb. McAuliffe [...]
March 27, 2017 Beginning Jan. 1, people using websites like Airbnb to earn extra money by renting rooms and apartments on a short-term basis will be subject to new rules in Maine’s largest city. The [...]
March 27, 2017 There have long been claims by advocates that Airbnb drives up the cost of rent in cities by taking units off the market, but there now is a growing case for that [...]
March 27, 2017 Recently, the City has been ramping up enforcement of its illegal transient occupancy laws in efforts to curb illegal occupancies stemming from websites such as Airbnb. Curiously, the City is not going [...]