June 1, 2016
Airbnb and VRBO, two titans of the short-term rental lodging industry, have concerns about the regulations Seattle lawmakers proposed Wednesday. Mayor Ed Murray and Councilmember Tim Burgess suggested new rules that they say will prevent property owners from converting long-term rentals into short-term Airbnb-type listings. If a property is not the primary residence of its owner, it cannot be rented for more than 90 days per year, under the proposed regulations….
Source: http://www.geekwire.com/2016/airbnb-vrbo-respond-seattles-proposed-regulations-short-term-rentals/