There were several local ballot initiatives that impacted the vacation rental industry on Tuesday’s ballot in the U.S. In four contests, the adverse results will affect the local vacation rental market and the local travel and tourism industry in those communities.
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Over the last several months in New Orleans, the HomeAway Government & Public Affairs team has met with over 200 local homeowners and managers, housing advocates, small business leaders and neighbors to gain a better understanding of what fair and effective short-term rental policies
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell proposed a bill Thursday that would allow homeowners to run bed-and-breakfast establishments in properties where they live, but ban non-owner transient vacation units in residential zones.
Governor Charlie Baker on Wednesday proposed some minor changes to the bill regulating Airbnb and other short-term rentals that lawmakers passed this week. But those small changes could throw a big wrench into complex legislation that was years in the making.