Have legal questions on hosting with Airbnb?
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When deciding whether to become an Airbnb host, it's important for you to understand how the laws work in your city. How can you play by the rules while being an Airbnb host? Some cities have laws that restrict your ability to host paying guests for short periods. These laws are often part of a city's zoning or administrative codes. In many cities, you must register, get a permit, or obtain a license before you list your property or accept guests. Certain types of short-term bookings may be prohibited altogether. Local governments vary greatly in how they enforce these laws. Penalties may include fines or other enforcement. These rules can be confusing. Attorney, Michael G. Cassidy can help you navigate the changing rules and regulations of being an Airbnb host.