August 23, 2016
A new city ordinance that requires property owners to register for a permit before renting out their homes on websites such as Airbnb took effect on Aug 1. However, only 19 Louisville residents had applied to obtain a permit as of Friday, according to Louisville Metro Planning and Design Services. As of Monday, the popular short-term home rental website Airbnb listed 306 homes as available. Similar sites HomeAway and Vacation Rentals by Owner both listed 243 homes….