Rent by owner market getting more professional

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — The on-line lodging business has exploded in the past few years. And, like most things on the Internet, after a wide-open start, the business seems to be maturing. It’s also becoming more regulated.The town of Vail earlier in 2015 passed limited regulations on rent-by-owner businesses. People who rent their homes or other units were already required to pay town lodging taxes. As of Jan. 1, those people will need to a town business license.As of Friday, town of Vail Finance Director Kathleen Halloran said in an email that the town already has added about 54 of those …

Source:: Vail Daily Feed