6,000 Short-Term Rentals Disappear From San Francisco Almost OvernightA new law in San Francisco is cracking down on landlords turning homes into hotels during a housing crisis. Thousands of illegal listings on sites like Airbnb and FlipKey are already gone.
Airbnb To Limit Home Rentals In Its Biggest CityAirbnb will limit home rentals in downtown Paris after making similar moves in London and Amsterdam.
Airbnb Lawsuit Settlement Steps Up EnforcementA settlement signed Monday morning in a lawsuit filed by Airbnb and HomeAway will ease the registration process for short-term rental hosts and help ensure that only those who are legally registered can list properties on the sites, San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera said.
Mayor Lee Vetoes Legislation Imposing 60-Day Cap On Short-Term RentalsSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Thursday vetoed legislation that would have imposed a new 60-night annual limit on all short-term rentals, saying it would drive more hosts to rent units illegally.
San Francisco Approves 60-Day Cap On Airbnb, Short-Term RentalsSan Francisco has approved a measure to cap Airbnb and other short-term rentals at 60 days a year.
'Hacker Hostels' Removed From Airbnb San Francisco ListingsSan Francisco users of the short-term accommodation site Airbnb will only be allowed to post listings at one address starting Nov. 1, the company announced Tuesday.
Airbnb To Sue New York State After Approving Tough RestrictionsNew York state enacted one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb on Friday with a new law authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for many short-term rentals.
San Francisco May Place 60-Night Annual Cap On Short-Term RentalsSan Francisco’s battle to impose regulations on the short-term rental industry intensified this week with the introduction of legislation that would impose tougher time limits.
AirBnB Pledges Crackdown On Hosts Who Violate SF LawsStarting Saturday, AirBnB will purge hosts who have turned private homes into illegal hotels in San Francisco.
New Ordinance Bans Short-Term Rentals In DanvilleAirbnb, VRBO or any short-term rentals of any kind are banned from Danville.
San Francisco Cracks Down On Short-Term Rental ViolationsSan Francisco residents who rent out their homes on Airbnb and other short-term rental websites should check if they’re following the rules.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Proposes 120-Day Cap On Airbnb RentalsMayor Ed Lee of San Francisco is seeking additional regulations on short-term rentals in the city, proposing that residents can’t rent out their homes or rooms on Airbnb and other sites for more than 120 days a year.