Ohio Updates Short Term Rental Regulation

Along with many cities across the U.S., Columbus requires all Short-Term Rental operators to obtain a Short-Term Rental permit through the city. The application process includes applying in person with a signed and notarized Short-Term Rental Application and paying the corresponding fees. The owner and operator must also provide a copy of general liability insurance listing the Short-Term Rental property as insured. This is a similar requirement to those held [...]

By |2019-11-27T11:48:17-07:00September 30th, 2019|Regulations|

Portland, OR – Airbnb, Short Term Vacation Rental Requirements

Call Proper With Ordinances being implemented in cities across the U.S., Proper Insurance is the company to contact as the nation’s leading Short-Term Rental Insurer. Proper provides the most comprehensive coverage available to an owner in all 50 states and offers all-inclusive insurance for buildings, contents, income, and liability. Proper is also Underwritten by Lloyd’s of London, AM Best’s Rated A. Click here to read through our Reviews from current [...]

By |2019-11-27T11:46:36-07:00September 17th, 2019|Regulations|

Arlington TX Tackles Airbnb and Short Term Rental Regulation 

The gig economy has taken the United States by storm, but none may be more prominent than that of the short-term rental industry. Don't mess with TX Cities across the country have taken various measures to address the burgeoning industry, ranging from outright bans to stricter regulations. The state of Texas is unique in that their state legislature has opted to prohibit the banning of short-term rentals by communities in [...]

By |2019-11-27T11:45:12-07:00September 12th, 2019|Regulations|

Short-term renting is a good money-making strategy

If you are already in the short-term rental business, or thinking about it, certainly one of the main draws was to make income off your property. A recent poll of 1000 people by real estate company Clever found that 84% of respondents think listing a home on sites such as Airbnb is a good way to make money. However, it’s not as simple as “list the home, and the money [...]

By |2019-09-09T07:00:59-06:00September 9th, 2019|Home Sharing|

Newport, Oregon Airbnb Insurance Regulation

With the explosive growth of short-term rental properties found on websites such as Airbnb and Vrbo, communities are struggling to find common ground regulation. Many communities have passed ordinances and laws which all have some type of insurance requirement. Newport, OR is one such city, requiring $1,000,000 liability insurance that must cover the short-term rental operations. Newport Municipal Code: Liability Insurance. Letter of intent to insure (for new applications) or [...]

By |2019-11-27T11:43:05-07:00September 4th, 2019|Regulations|