Airbnb is taking more steps to crack down on parties and nuisance guests as the City of Ottawa tightens regulations on homes listed locally on short-term rental platforms
City council endorsed new rules that will restrict short-term rentals on Airbnb and other similar platforms to primary residences in a bid to crack down on so-called 'ghost hotels'
The city took one step closer to tightening its regulation of short-term rentals on Friday following a marathon committee meeting at City Hall
“We’re pretty disappointed with what they’ve come to the table with,” said the co-founder of a 40-person company that specializes in managing Airbnb rental properties
Operators of Airbnb units and other short-term rental accommodations would be required to register with the city under the proposed rules.
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