Short-term rentals

Are Los Angeles' new home sharing laws being enforced? UPGo fact sheet

A brief analysis of the state of enforcement of LA's new STR ordinance

STRs in Los Angeles: Are the Nov. 2019 regulations being enforced?

A fact sheet summarizing the state of enforcement of LA's new home sharing ordinance

Making beautiful inset maps in R using sf, ggplot2 and cowplot

A step-by-step guide to inset map making in ggplot2 in R

Talking to Airbnb hosts: Perceptions and contradictions in the experiences of commercial STR operators

Part 2 in a series discussing findings from interviews with STR hosts

Talking to Airbnb hosts: Why operate a commercial STR?

Part 1 in a series discussing findings from interviews with STR hosts

Toronto's STR bylaws are good planning: UPGo position paper

An empirical and research-based analysis of the newly approved STR bylaws in Toronto

Toronto's STR bylaws are good planning: UPGo position paper

An overview of short-term rentals in the City of Toronto and the case for the City's STR bylaws

Short-term rentals in Halifax: Politics and policy

David Wachsmuth gives a public lecture at the Halifax Central Library on short-term rentals in Halifax, their impact on local housing supply, and policy options for regulating the sector.

Short-term rentals in Halifax: UPGo city spotlight

New in-depth analysis of STRs throughout the Halifax Regional Municipality

Short-term rentals in Halifax: UPGo city spotlight

An in-depth analysis of short-term rental patterns and trends in the Halifax Regional Municipality