Short-term rentals

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

The politics and policy of short-term rentals

David Wachsmuth gives a public lecture at UPEI on the relationship between short-term rentals and local housing markets.

The regional geography of short-term rentals

David Wachsmuth and Danielle Girard present their research on a regional studies approach to short-term rentals.

Short-term rentals in Toronto: UPGo city spotlight

New analysis of STRs in Toronto in advance of August 26 provincial hearing