Southern Shores Realty Acquires 14 New Outer Banks Rentals to 2016 Management

Southern Shores Realty Acquires 14 New Outer Banks Rentals to 2016 Management
OUTER BANKS, N.C., Jan. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Southern Shores Realty is happy to announce it has added 14 new rental homes available for rent in the 2016 Outer Banks vacation season. Logo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160115/ …
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Israel Airbnb slammed for West Bank settlement rentals
Palestinian leaders and their supporters are criticizing Airbnb for allowing West Bank settlement homeowners to lease their homes as vacation rentals through the website. Senior Palestinian official Saeb Erekat sent a letter to the company's CEO last …
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Synergy Equipment Acquires Florida Contractor Rentals

Synergy Equipment Acquires Florida Contractor Rentals
Orlando-based Synergy Equipment has acquired Florida Contractor Rentals (FCR), Daytona, FL, the largest independent rental company in the northeast part of the state. Founded in 2002, FCR has locations in Daytona Beach, St. Augustin and Palatka, FL, …
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Sweep of illegal vacation rentals proposed in Capitola

Sweep of illegal vacation rentals proposed in Capitola
Rich Grunow, the city's community development director, recommends sending warning letters to 49 property owners suspected of violating city rules that limit short-term rentals to the area near the beach and require a business license and paying a room …
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Short-term rentals issue unresolved
Speaking during public comments, Curt Chamberlain told the Council that short-term rentals were detrimental to adjacent full-time property owners who must suffer through loud music, litter and partying from persons vacationing at nearby rental properties.
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Meeting site overwhelmed as battle rages over visitor rentals in Oxnard's

Meeting site overwhelmed as battle rages over visitor rentals in Oxnard's
With conflict running high over short-term rentals in Oxnard's Mandalay Shores neighborhood, so many people showed up at a meeting Saturday that they wouldn't all fit into the room, and the meeting was canceled. The purpose of the meeting was to elect …
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Money for market rate rentals
Originally, the city and the FCED had hoped a developer or developer/investors would submit proposals to build the market rate rental units. A request for proposals was not successful but the community does have willing partners, Tilberg and Beth …
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Short-term rentals are all the rage
We hear from clients excited to place their homes into the short-term rental market, and we hear from home owner associations ranting about the problems associated with short-term rentals. A myriad of regulations need to be considered before placing a …
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Brentwood Library to offer mobile HotSpot rentals Jan. 19

Brentwood Library to offer mobile HotSpot rentals Jan. 19
The Brentwood Library will offer its members mobile HotSpots for seven-, 14- and 21-day rentals at a cost of $ 1 per day starting Jan. 19. The daily charges will be due at checkout, but there won't be refunds for early returns. One HotSpot may be …
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vacation rentals crackdown seeks to collect taxes
TALLAHASSEE — Indian River County lawmakers are trying for the second year to crack down on vacation rentals, which local governments are struggling to regulate. While there isn't an appetite in the Legislature to ban or restrict short-term rentals in …
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Seaport's Twenty Two Liberty: the Rentals Start Dropping

Seaport's Twenty Two Liberty: the Rentals Start Dropping
The priciest Twenty Two Liberty rental right now is Unit 11A, a 3-BR, 2.5-BA spread over 2,750 square feet and coming with two of the complex's garaged parking spaces. It's asking $ 30,000 and wants a two-year lease. (That's part of its living room and …
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Connecting for life: Library hotspot rentals spread Internet access
Kathy Harmon, executive administrative assistant, shows one of the Blount County Public Library's mobile hotspots on Thursday. The library started its hotspot rental program last year to help provide Blount County residents access to high speed …
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Plandome trustees limit home rentals
The Village of Plandome Board of Trustees voted unanimously on Monday to adopt a zoning amendment to limit leasing, letting and rentals of houses. Passed after a short public hearing, the new law dictates that the village's single-family houses can …
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SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals Announces New CFO and VP of
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Jan. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals ("SmartSource Rentals," Hauppauge, NY, www.smartsourcerentals.com), one of the nation's leading providers of computer, audio visual (AV) and technology …
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Proposed Ordinance Regulating RivCo Short-Term Rentals Nears Final Approval

Proposed Ordinance Regulating RivCo Short-Term Rentals Nears Final Approval
Short-term rentals, defined as units where individuals are paying for overnight stays that last 30 days or less, would be subject to “quiet time” enforcement, with no noise between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m., would need to have rubbish located in discrete …
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Court upholds decision in favoring Flagler County law on short-term rentals
County officials adopted three ordinances between February and April 2015 that implemented a new set of guidelines for short-term vacation rentals, especially east of U.S. 1 and along Flagler's coastal corridor. The county's ordinances essentially …
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FinTech meets Single Family Rentals
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Single Family Rentals, an asset class as old as the hills but only recently recognized as an asset class, is attracting attention from investors who want to go beyond being owners of rental portfolios, and …
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Davos Apartment Prices Are Falling—but Not for January Rentals

Davos Apartment Prices Are Falling—but Not for January Rentals
Prices for Davos vacation rentals during the rest of the ski season have fallen about 10 percent this year as foreigners shy away from the strong franc, but they've held steady for the week of the forum, the local tourist office says. Real estate …
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Rahm Wants To Tax Airbnb Rentals For Affordable Housing Funds
Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants to "make it easier" for people to “periodically” rent out their homes through Airbnb and other home-sharing services—by regulating them more. He proposed a new regulation at Wednesday's City Council meeting, drafted with …
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