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Hotel industry vs Airbnb heats up as FIU pulls out of research project

FIU Inset: Airbnb founders Joe Gebbia, Nathan Blecharczyk and Brian Chesky The hotel industry’s campaign against Airbnb and other online short-term rentals has taken a new turn. Florida International University, a state university that gets some of its funding from… Continue Reading →

South Florida’s war with Airbnb

Tourists are flocking to Airbnb units, and the gleaming condos along the water are among the most desirable. From the June issue: South Florida is a mecca for all kinds of tourists, but local governments extend little hospitality to Airbnb,… Continue Reading →

Airbnb collected $191k in Broward bed taxes in May

Airbnb’s Joe Gebbia, Nathan Blecharczyk and Brian Chesky (Credit: Getty Images) Airbnb announced it collected and remitted $191,000 in tax revenues in Broward County in May. The short-term rental platform reached an agreement with Broward county officials in April to… Continue Reading →

Pompano Beach joins other SoFla cities to enact rules on short term ‘party’ rentals

Pompano Beach Pompano Beach will seek approval from the city next month for new rules limiting short-term rentals, to deter partiers in the wake of complaints from residents about traffic, trash, and noise. The regulations would require city permits for… Continue Reading →

North Bay Village moves to tighten regulations on short-term rentals, impose fines

North Bay Village Responding to complaints of noise, loud music, drug use, and occasional nudity, the North Bay Village Planning and Zoning Board unanimously recommended a proposed ordinance that aims to tighten regulations of short-term rentals. The board’s vote Tuesday… Continue Reading →

Aimco’s suit against Airbnb targets sublets at Bay Parc Plaza and the Flamingo

Flamingo towers Airbnb has a powerful new enemy in Miami and Miami Beach. Two months ago, Aimco made headlines when the publicly-traded property management company announced it filed lawsuits against Airbnb in California and Florida accusing the online short-term rental… Continue Reading →

Miami-Dade approves tourism tax agreement with Airbnb

Airbnb’s Joe Gebbia, Nathan Blecharczyk and Brian Chesky (Credit: Getty Images) and Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez The tourism tax-free days for Airbnb users in Miami-Dade County are over. County commissioners on Tuesday voted 10-3 to approve a memorandum of understanding… Continue Reading →

Miami Beach condo buyer sues seller and broker over alleged Airbnb misrepresentations

360 Meridian Avenue. Inset: Martina Abosi (Credit: Facebook) Bahamian investor Martina Abosi wanted to get in on the Airbnb action in Miami Beach to help fund her retirement, so she set out to find a condo in areas of the… Continue Reading →

City of Miami passes Regalado’s resolution, could sue platforms like Airbnb

Screenshot of Airbnb’s website. Inset: Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado After hours of public comments and debate, city of Miami commissioners passed a resolution that effectively reiterates existing regulations on short-term rentals, with an amendment that would have the city look into suing… Continue Reading →

Airbnb reaches tax agreement with Miami-Dade County

Airbnb’s Joe Gebbia, Nathan Blecharczyk and Brian Chesky (Credit: Getty Images) and Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez Airbnb finally reached a tax deal with Miami-Dade County, part of Airbnb’s fourth largest market in the U.S. If the county commission approves the deal,… Continue Reading →

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