Steve Ball

More than 1,000 homes could be put back on Ottawa’s housing market if the city cracked down on owners who have converted their properties into “ghost hotels” on Airbnb, a new report suggests
Short-term rental platforms are worsening Ottawa’s housing crunch, critics charge as the city's hotel association head calls for new rules aimed at Airbnb and its competitors
The Embassy Hotel & Suites, which invested a total of $7 million on renovations, decided to bring attention to its new and improved look by throwing a party last Friday
Parliament Hill's renovations, Airbnb and boosting public safety in the Byward Market were all talking points as Ottawa's mayoral candidates squared off with three weeks left in the campaign
Airbnb to charge 4% tax on rentals, making Ottawa first Ontario municipality to reach agreement with home rental service
New Hilton lodgings are set to open this fall at the site of the former National Hotel & Suites at 361 Queen St.
Local tourism industry needs a long-term plan to make sure the goodwill generated by city’s Canada 150 celebrations doesn’t go to waste once the glow has faded, experts say
Replacing an existing voluntary levy, the new revenues would bolster Ottawa Tourism campaigns
The head of Ottawa’s hotel association is renewing his call for tighter regulations on Airbnb and services like it after a new study revealed the vast majority of hosts are turning their entire pro
Wet weather, perception that rooms are sold out have tempered what many hoteliers felt would be a record year, industry leaders say.