Strata crackdown locks out Airbnb guest (BC)
When Kyle MacDonald and his fiancé booked a five-night stay at a luxurious two-bedroom downtown suite through Airbnb, they didn’t expect to be caught in the crossfire between the owner and the building’s strata. On their fourth day, the couple’s key fob stopped working, and they were locked out of the building. “Suddenly, we have no access to the unit that we are renting. Our passports are in there, our digital camera, laptop, clothes. We’re basically completely out of luck with no solution,” he said. Read the article…………..
A group of condo owners in Richmond has won the right to take their case to the Human Rights Tribunal.
Strata and hotelier communities furious as holiday let report sweeps away Airbnb restrictions (Australia)
Home-sharers, opportunist apartment owners and lobbyists of online holiday rental agencies are the clear winners in the report into holiday