vacation rentals

Listing for a whole suite in Fairfield on AirBnB as of Friday morning. (Screenshot)

EDITORIAL: Legal battle looming over vacation rentals

Owners of properties used for short-term rentals (STR), as well as companies…

  • Dec 9, 2017

 

Debra Sheets stands on the rooftop balcony at The Janion building at Wharf Street and Pandora Avenue, where she uses her condominium for short-term rentals. (Lauren Boothby/VICTORIA NEWS)

Victoria short-term rental operators start GoFundMe campaign for legal costs

Facebook group mounting defence against proposed vacation rental rules

 

The City of Victoria is working on short term rental regulations with the aim of moving units back into the long-term rental housing market. (Lauren Boothby/VICTORIA NEWS)

Draft short term rental bylaw considered in Victoria

City gets negative feedback on vacation rental rules

 

The City of Victoria’s rules related to short-term rentals such as AirBnB may be changing, as council seeks to slow the trend of revenue properties being switched from long-term to nightly or weekly rentals. AirBnB

Victoria cracks down on short-term rentals

Homeowners renting one or two bedrooms in their primary residence will not be affected

The City of Victoria’s rules related to short-term rentals such as AirBnB may be changing, as council seeks to slow the trend of revenue properties being switched from long-term to nightly or weekly rentals. AirBnB
Photo shows one of the hundreds of units being used as short-term vacation rentals in Victoria. City council is aiming to implement regulations that will restrict the number of spaces being used for that purpose, through companies such as AirBnB. Contributed photo

Victoria moves to regulate short-term vacation rentals such as AirBnB

City staff to prepare an enforcement strategy for council’s inspection

Photo shows one of the hundreds of units being used as short-term vacation rentals in Victoria. City council is aiming to implement regulations that will restrict the number of spaces being used for that purpose, through companies such as AirBnB. Contributed photo