Here's What You Need to Know About Short-Term Rentals
By Diane Tait Ever since Airbnb got started in 2009 it spawned a kind of short-term rental gold rush that continues to this day. Believe it or not, the industry reported more than 1 million vacation rentals in 2019 alone. For vacationers, staying in someone else’s home is cheaper and cozier than staying in a hotel. For homeowners, renting out a room or their home from time to time is a great way to help make ends meet. But before you sign up with a short-term rental portal, there are a few things you need to know first.