The Village of Lewiston in New York has adopted new regulations for short-term rental properties and a limit on how many can operate in its borders. "We are not trying to stop short-term rentals," said Mayor Anne Welch. "We think they’re great for village.
The Fort Worth City Council in Texas will later in January vote on rules that would require owners of short-term rentals to register with the city.
The Board of Douglas County, Colo., Commissioners was scheduled to convene a town hall meeting on Jan. 25 to discuss short-term rentals. Board members have been hearing from property owners about expanding the market for vacation rentals.
The Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority is set to introduce measures that will simplify the holiday homes system in the UAE emirate, whereby owners and operators access an electronic registration portal to register their residential units on a short-term rental basis.
Guesty promoted Nesya Gilad and Galit Rabby to its C-suite and Tal Sieger to its management team. Gilad is the newly appointed chief marketing officer, after spending the past four years as Guesty’s vice president of marketing.