VACATION RENTALS BENEFIT COMMUNITIES

Vrbo is committed to making sure vacation rentals (or “short-term rentals,” as they are often referred) have a positive, lasting impact on their communities and local residents. We empower homeowners with new opportunities and help spread the benefits of tourism. Here’s how:

LATEST NEWS

Stay up to date on the latest vacation rental issues.

LATEST NEWS

Stay up to date on the latest vacation rental issues.

Short-term rental restrictions eased in Los Angeles

connect.media    11-01-2019

The Los Angeles City Council voted to approve a softer version of the Rent Stabilization Ordinance that went into effect in July. The latest proposal that was passed by the council 14-0 will allow rental owners to rent out a unit for short stays, provided they own and occupy the unit.

Short-term rental owners group files suit against New Orleans’ new regulations

nola.com    10-25-2019

A group of New Orleans owners of short-term rental properties is suing the city in response to the regulations that the City Council passed this year.

Miami Beach ban on short-term rentals struck down by court

remiamibeach.com    10-07-2019

A Miami-Dade County Court has struck down Miami Beach’s ban on short-term rentals. 11th Circuit Court Judge Michael Hanzman wrote the City’s ordinances “are in jarring conflict with [State law] and are therefore illegal and unenforceable.”

City seeks first fines for illegal short-term rental properties

staradvertiser.com    10-04-2019

The city is attempting to collect its first fines for violations of a new law banning online advertising of illegal short-term rentals, which in just two months has more than doubled the city’s enforcement record from last year.

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HOMEOWNER STORIES

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HOMEOWNER STORIES

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Vacation rental owners in New Orleans give back through their properties

Florida vacation rental owners

New Orleans native uses vacation rental to repair blighted homes