The North Carolina Court of Appeals ruled against the town of Blowing Rock in a short-term rental dispute in a decision highlighting the importance of the "free use of property."
A new report called Kansas City’s regulation of short-term rentals “ineffective and inefficient,” noting that just 7 percent of them actually comply with city law. According to the report, short-term rental sites listed 4,175 residences between August 2018 and August 2022.
East Point, Georgia, is streamlining its permitting procedures for short-term rental properties, with city spokeswoman Shannon Wiggins saying 30 business licenses are currently issued for properties.
The city council of Austin, Texas, plans to halt the operation of unlicensed short-term rentals.
The Chattanooga, Tennessee, City Council will soon decide whether to extend by up to six months a temporary moratorium on new permits for non-owner-occupied short-term rentals.