FURNITURE

Apr 4 2020

Los angeles apartments for rent #Are #Airbnb-type #rentals #a #boon #or #a #threat #for #tenants #under #rent #control? #Los #Angeles #Times

Los Angeles leaders are divided over whether renting out homes for short stays, a practice popularized through websites like Airbnb, should be banned in apartments that fall under rent control. Are Airbnb-type rentals a boon or a threat for tenants under rent control? For years, Los Angeles leaders have wrestled with how to regulate the renting out of homes for short stays, a practice popularized through websites like Airbnb. Until recently, there was little debate at City Hall about banning the practice in hundreds of thousands of rent-controlled apartments. The goal, city staffers said, was “to protect this critically important …