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March 10, 2017
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Legislation Halting Growth of Short-term Rentals in Nashville Postponed

The Tennessean: Bills to slow down or block Airbnb rentals in Nashville to be delayed
Metro Council members are delaying consideration of legislation that seeks to slow down the business of short-term renting in Nashville as they make one last attempt for a consensus that would — seemingly against odds — appease neighborhood activists, home-sharing companies and state lawmakers....Read more
March 8, 2017
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Palm Springs Is Hot. The Old Guard Is Hot Under the Collar.

The New York Times: Palm Springs Is Hot. The Old Guard Is Hot Under the Collar.
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — Hundreds of Pucci- and pastel-wearing partygoers mingled on Feb. 16 among palm trees and model Alfa Romeo convertibles at the Bank, a renovated 1955 savings and loan in the downtown of this desert city. Looming over them were clips of Sean Connery as James Bond, in films like “Diamonds Are Forever,” projected onto a wall above the main bar....Read more
December 8, 2016
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Airbnb’s New Pitch to Cities: We Are Serious About Working Together

Skift: Airbnb’s New Pitch to Cities: We Are Serious About Working Together
On December 7, Airbnb debuted a new 31-page report that summarizes the company’s four-pronged approach to working with municipalities to develop commonsense regulations of short-term rentals....Read more
October 26, 2016
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Is Nashville the Next Austin?

It’s hard to ignore the parallels between Austin, the Live Music Capital of the World and Nashville, Music City U.S.A. ...Read more