NYC Airbnb Host Fined $2,400 by Judge

by , 05/23/13
filed under: News

airbnb, airbnb illegal in nyc, cheap nyc hotels, Christine Quinn, emily giske, illegal airbnb, is airbnb legal, nyc airbnb, nyc apartments, nyc hotels, nyc rentals

New Yorkers looking to make some extra cash by renting out their pads on Airbnb may be in for a very rude (and expensive) awakening. An NYC judge recently fined a man who listed his condo on Airbnb $2,400 after finding that he violated a 2011 law which says it’s illegal to rent out an apartment for less than 29 days. Do you think the law is fair, or does it need to be amended? Read on for the full story.


Related Posts


or your inhabitat account below

  • Read Inhabitat

  • Search Categories

  • Recent Posts

  • Recent Comments

  • Browse by Keyword

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
Federated Media Publishing - Home