Short Term Rentals

Short Term Rentals (STRs) are a growing part of our tourist-based economy. In recognition of the complexity of the topic, including perceptions around impacts and benefits, Mountain Housing Council launched a team of diverse stakeholders to tackle this topic.

Mountain Housing Council documents on Short Term Rentals (STRs)

Releasing Seasonally Occupied (Second) Homes for Long-Term Rental

Summary of Research of Short-Term Rental Policies from Other Mountain Towns

Study: Local Government Activities Related to Vacation Home Rentals in the Lake Tahoe Basin, TRPA Local Government Committee Report, December 13, 2017

Summary Notes from MHC’s Short-Term Rental Tiger Team Meetings

MHC Presentation on STR Market in Tahoe Truckee Region – April 28th, 2018

Community Feedback from Community Update Meeting – April 28th 2018

Press on Short Term Rental Issue

Did Airbnb Kill the Mountain Town? Jul 11, 2017, Outside Magazine, Tom Vanderbilt

Who’s Next Door? April 12, 2018, Moonshine Ink, by Sage Sauerbrey

My Life is Your Vacation… Rental December 22, 2017, Moonshine Ink, by Sage Sauerbrey

The Vexing Problem of Short Term Rentals August 10, 2017, Moonshine Ink, by David Bunker