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Hosts may lose most by opening homes to holidaymakers

Posted on September 17, 2013 by | 0 Comments
Thousands of Sydneysiders are unknowingly risking fines by opening their homes as short term rentals without seeking council consent. NSW councils are grappling with how to manage the growing market for private short term holiday letting, which is expanding through social websites such as Airbnb. The City of Sydney has warned an individual could face a $750 fine for renting out their property without council approval. ”The City’s Local Environment Plan does not permit mixing...

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