60 Days in Jail for Being an Airbnb Host? Miami Beach Mayor Wants City to Consider It.

The big hotel chains, like the taxi companies, don’t like the “sharing economy.” So what if it’s your property? The hotel companies have a business model to protect.

“City Hall? We have a favor to ask of you.”

(From Reason)

Two months in prison would not be on the table until a third violation of the city’s rules, but each day would count as a separate offense. In other words, letting someone rent your home or apartment for a long weekend would be risking two months in the slammer.

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