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‘They killed our city’: Sedona residents confront lawmaker over short-term rentals

Posted by   /  July 26, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Lorraine Longhi | Arizona Republic Julieanna Bottorff has lived in her quiet Sedona neighborhood for 20 years. A deer path that runs behind her house and across the street was regularly trafficked by wildlife. Then a developer moved in across the street and ripped up the path, she says. The developer plans to build as many as five […]

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Scottsdale looks at new party ordinance to better handle Airbnb, short-term rentals

Posted by   /  July 11, 2019  /  By Mike Sunnucks, Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter Scottsdale has some concerns about Airbnb rentals and is looking updating the city’s public nuisance ordinance to rein properties where short-term renters and others get too noisy or have parties. Scottsdale is considering a new ‘Nuisance Parties and Unlawful Gatherings’ ordinance. It would fine property owners for […]

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Is Scottsdale enforcing its rules for short-term rentals? AZCentral

Posted by   /  April 10, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Photo by Gustavo da Cunha Pimenta via Flickr By Lorraine Longhi | Arizona Republic An effort to curb cramming too many people in vacation rentals didn’t make it through the state Legislature, but such a rule might not have done much good anyway if Scottsdale’s experience is any indicator.  Scottsdale city code already limits short-term rentals to no more than six […]

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5 things to know if short-term rentals are moving into your neighborhood

Posted by   /  March 28, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Lorraine Longhi |Arizona Republic Nearly 26,000 homes, apartments, condos, RVs and bedrooms in metro Phoenix are on Airbnb for short-term rentals. A state law in 2016 allowed the vacation rentals to flourish, whether listed through the popular Airbnb, VRBO or other websites. Some homeowners appreciate the opportunity to make money renting their homes to visitors […]

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Landlords and tenants battle it out in Tempe over affordable housing

Posted by   /  September 26, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

  By Jerod MacDonald-Evoy | Arizona Mirror Edwin Lambert is an accomplished man. He spent six months in the Antarctic, he ran a nuclear power plant and worked as a probation officer. But one of his biggest accomplishments has been his adopted son. Lambert, now 81 years old, adopted his son, Daniel, in 1978. He and […]

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Sedona firm looks at short-term rental issues

Posted by   /  August 16, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Ron Eland | Sedona Red Rock News Short-term vacation rentals have been popular in the greater Sedona area for many years, even when it was illegal to do so. And while it’s not known how many were on the market back then, the data is almost as cloudy since the practice became legal more […]

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Sedona examines short-term vacation home rentals

Posted by   /  October 30, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Ron Eland | Sedona Red Rock News Short-term vacation rentals. It’s one of those topics that many Sedona residents have a strong opinion of one way or the other. Prior to Jan. 1, Sedona was one of a handful of cities in Arizona where this practice was banned — even though it’s been going […]

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Paradise Valley begins to grapple SB 1350 neighborhood impacts

Posted by   /  September 21, 2016  /  Government and Politics, Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Josh Martinez | Paradise Valley Independent The Town of Paradise Valley is looking to improve the quality of life of its citizens regarding short-term vacation rentals while staying within the bounds of a recently enacted state bill that prevents the regulation of said rentals. In order to find that balance, the town is hosting […]

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‘Forbes’ lists Phoenix as a top spot for renters

Posted by   /  May 4, 2015  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Phoenix has affordable rentals

By Tim Gallen | Phoenix Business Journal Over the past half-century or so, Phoenix has grown on the backs of affordable single-family homes. Turns out, the Valley of the Sun is a pretty good spot even if you’e just renting. According to a recent ranking by Forbes, Phoenix cracked the top 10 for most affordable […]

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10 things you should know about Valley home values

Posted by   /  April 24, 2015  /  Dealmaker, Real Estate  /  No Comments

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By Catherine Reagor, The Republic | azcentral.com The booms and busts of metro Phoenix’s housing market have yielded a wild ride for homeowners and the area’s economy. I started covering the region’s real-estate industry almost two decades ago, as it was still recovering from the 1990 crash. Trends and characters in the housing market, one […]

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