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SF reaches settlement with Airbnb over short-term rental rules

Airbnb and HomeAway have agreed to register all hosts listed in San…

 

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Despite Airbnb overture, SF expected to approve 60-day cap on short-term rentals

San Francisco’s patience with short-term rentals has apparently run out as city…

 

Judge declines to issue preliminary injunction against SF’s tighter new rules for Airbnb

A federal judge on Tuesday declined to issue a preliminary injunction against…

Airbnb to limit users to one host listing in SF starting Nov. 1

San Francisco users of the short-term accommodation site Airbnb will only be…

San Francisco proposes 60-day hard cap on Airbnb rentals

While a decision is expected any moment in Airbnb’s federal lawsuit against…

Guardians of the park

In the late 1990s, Linda D’Aviro and Linda Litehiser — neighborhood activists…

Fines, foodies and Airbnb could get San Francisco closer to ‘Zero Waste’

San Franciscans don’t all cheer for the Giants, stand in line for…

Airbnb sues hometown San Francisco over rental regulation

San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and…

Campos proposes changes to short-term rental law in response to Airbnb lawsuit

San Francisco Supervisor David Campos on Tuesday introduced amendments to short-term rental…

SF’s gig economy comes into focus

More and more residents in San Francisco are earning supplemental income from…

Business leaders call proposed SF tech tax political, counterproductive

The technology sector Tuesday blasted a proposed tax on tech companies as…

Airbnb sues San Francisco over new rules for short-term rentals

Airbnb sued San Francisco on Monday over a new regulation requiring short-term…

HomeAway.com on notice to share info with SF tax collector

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera this week moved to force short-term…

SF legislators approve tougher rules for Airbnb

Short-term rental websites will have to play by a much tougher set…

SF poised to require Airbnb to only list registered hosts, or pay fines

Nearly two years after legalizing short-term rentals like Airbnb, San Francisco is…

Airbnb money turns SF Democrat blue into sickening green

Democrats for sale! Democrats for sale! Airbnb funneled more than $32,000 into…

Local politics ought to reflect our community

Last October, I spent many evenings and weekends knocking on doors, handing…

Notes from a former SF resident

Almost two years ago, I wrote in the San Francisco Examiner about…

June election becoming ‘ground zero’ for battle over SF politics

San Francisco remains in a throes of a political slugfest over crucial…