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Bills Would Give State Control Over Vacation Rentals

By Stephanie Fortino for The St. Ignace News At the center of a state-wide debate over whether local communities should be able to Read More

Airbnb boom: Traverse City ranks No. 2 in the state for the service

By Erin Sloan for Traverse City Record Eagle  TRAVERSE CITY — Airbnb rentals in Traverse City nearly doubled in both guests and Read More

ICYMI: PRESBURY – Illegal Hotels Threaten Communities and Affordable Housing in D.C.

In case you missed it over the holidays, the President of the D.C. Federation of Civic Associations, Graylin W. Presbury Read More

B&B approved in Georgetown as state legislature mulls regulations

By Cathy Runyon for MLvie If you think a bed and breakfast has to be in a historic building or an exotic setting Read More

‘Ban the ban’: As apps increase access to short-term rental properties, Lansing tries to catch up

By Andy Balaskovitz for the MiBiz  A proposal to prohibit local units of government from banning short-term rental Read More

Have you seen what ILLEGAL Airbnb operators are doing to your neighborhood

Have you seen the latest articles in The Afro and The Washington Informer on the damage Airbnb is doing to our neighborhoods and extra Read More

Letter to the Editor: D.C. City Council Must Regulate Commercial Operators Exploiting Airbnb

The Washington Informer November 12, 2017   To the editor, It’s time for DC City Council to regulate these commercial operators Read More

Maryland hotels, online rentals spar over paying taxes

By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun  Traditional hotels are making a push to require people who rent out their homes to guests to Read More

State eyes legislation for Airbnb, similar sites

By Greg Ellison, OC Today (Feb. 24, 2017) Senate Bill 463, which would ensure online hosting platforms like Airbnb and hosts who Read More



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