June 6, 2016
Our state needs to learn from Berlin: Gov. David Ige must veto House Bill 1850 HD1 SD3 CD1,the “Airbnb bill.” Between 2009 and 2014, rents in Berlin rose 56 percent, prompting the government to pass Zweckentfremdungsverbot – a law restricting private property rentals conducted through Airbnb and similar websites. This was an attempt to keep housing affordable for locals, in a city of mostly renters….
Source: http://www.civilbeat.com/2016/06/protect-hawaii-residents-veto-airbnb-bill/