I've recently filed with the SF Office of the Treasurer and Tax
Collector, and see that my fees come to $325 for 2019 and 2020
cumulatively. Are these normal numbers? I saw online that short term
hosts may be exempt from these fees? This seems rather high...
I applied for my Short-term Rental License with the city of San
Francisco in early November of last year (2017). It is now October 2018,
almost a year has passed, and I've never heard a word! In January I did
get that e-mail they sent to all applicants ex...
Just wondering if anyone was able to list while the registration is
still pendning. I submitted my application directly to the office of
short-term rentals (not through AirbBNB) and my understanbding is that I
can list and host while my application is pen...
Hello all you wonderful Airbnb hosts. I have been hosting since
late-2015 and loving it. Today, by registered mail, I received a letter
from the lovely San Francicso Office of Short-Term Rentals informing me
that I do not qualify to be a short term rental...
Hi All, According to the AirBnB and San Francisco, we had met all the
new registration requirements. Then at 4AM this morning without any
warning, AirBnB's automated system with the City of San Francisco
canceled all of our guest bookings claiming that we...
Hi all, I have a small room with a small bath in the North Beach area
and am looking for a new cleaner asap as our previous one just moved to
Sacramento :( If you are interested, know anyone, or have any
recommendations, I would really appreciate it. I ca...
I thought it is my duty to make you aware of this... Please do not host
a person by the name of [name hidden] She booked with us for 15 days and
while staying in our home the house was virtually emptied…. We have been
robbed almost everything… When the po...
Hi,We here in SF are all fully aware of the affordable housing crisis,
and the fact that every day families are losing their homes and
apartments due to landlords selling the building to make way for new
construction high rises. I have been observing this...
I'm wondering what other hosts do to cover emergencies when they are out
of town. I'm usually around when I have guests, but occassionally I go
away on the weekend. I am accessable via email and phone when I am out
of town, but I'm looking for a backup ma...