Airbnb is an international phenomenon which is bringing changes to cities across the world. To some people it is wonderful. To others it is evil. But what is it really? In this series, I have been concentrating on the (English /Welsh) legal obligations that Airbnb hosts have to comply with to stay within the law. […]
This is the fourth post in my Airbnb series. And maybe the most important. Because in this post I am going to talk about the legal obligations that you must comply with under the law. It is so easy to set yourself up as a ‘host’ on Airbnb and rent out your house or room […]
This is the third post in my Airbnb series. The rights you have as a landlord / host and as an occupier / guest will depend partly on the legal type of occupation your ‘guests’ have. This is an important point – as the legal rights and obligations which vary include things like whether or not […]
This is the second post in my Airbnb series. Today I am looking at whether you have the right to rent out your property in the first place. The fact that a house or flat is your home, does not necessarily mean that you have the right to do what you like with it. For […]
Airbnb is a phenomenon which allows people to earn money easily from their property – but how does this sit with laws and regulations for private renting?