San Diego Again Aims To Curb Short Term Rentals

San Diego will again consider a proposal to curb short term (read AirBNB) rentals, allowing homeowners to rent their residences for no more than 90 days per year.

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/business/tourism/sd-fi-rentals-bry-20170821-story.html

Merger To Create Largest Single Family Home Rental Conglomerate

The merger of Invitation Homes and Starwood Waypoint Homes will eventually own and manage about 82,000 single family properties around the country.

http://www.nreionline.com/single-family-housing/what-will-be-impact-invitation-homesstarwood-waypoint-merger

New Apartments Proposed Near Mall of Georgia

Nearly 250 new apartments are proposed for a 22-acre tract on Laurel Crossing Parkway, near the Mall of Georgia.

http://www.ajc.com/news/local-govt–politics/more-than-250-apartments-proposed-near-mall-georgia/M3EhYnLyszJ2S3AWuIaTUI/

AirBnB – Hotels Launch Campaign Battles

“A campaign, backed by the Hotel Association of New York City Inc. and the union that represents hotel workers, launched a 10-day, 30-second ad that links Airbnb’s short-term rentals to public security threats.”

The battle between hotels and Airbnb escalates in NYC