Lawmakers OK Rental, Voter, Climate Bills As Deadline LoomsThe Massachusetts Legislature gave final approval Monday to a bill that would tax and regulate short-term rentals, including those offered by Airbnb and other online platforms.
Airbnb, Hosts Upset After Boston Votes To Regulate Short-Term RentalsBoston is cracking down on short-term rentals like Airbnb.
Boston Mayor Seeks To Toughen Rules On Short-Term RentalsBoston Mayor Marty Walsh wants to toughen regulations on short-term rentals like those made through online platforms like Airbnb.
Massachusetts House Approves Bill To Tax Short-Term RentalsThe Massachusetts House has passed a bill that would tax short-term rentals, including those made available through online platforms such as Airbnb.
Framingham Police Officer Seriously Hurt In Head-On CrashA Framingham police officer was seriously hurt in a head-on crash overnight.
I-Team: Living In Shelter With Special Needs Daughter, Working Mom Falls Victim To Rental ScamA young, working mother thought she was getting an apartment in Somerville for her and five-year-old daughter. Instead, she lost hundreds of dollars to a scam the FBI is seeing all over the country.
Call For Action: After Calls To Airbnb, Woman Collects Late Rental FeeLinda Viitanen has rented her Palm Beach condo through Airbnb dozens of times but she got nervous when she didn’t see the payment.
Wellesley Residents Upset Over Wild Party At Rented Airbnb HomeA raucous party at a home rented out on Airbnb has left Wellesley residents upset and asking the Board of Selectmen to do something.
Think Auto Airbnb: App Helps You Rent Your Car When Not in UseTuro is a company that matches people who need a car with those who have one to spare.
Several People Jump From Second Floor To Escape Somerville House FireSeveral people were forced to jump out windows to escape a burning home in Somerville early Friday morning.
Gov. Baker: Apply Hotel Tax To Larger Online Rental OwnersProperty owners who rent out rooms more than 150 days a year using online lodging services like Airbnb would begin paying the state's hotel tax under a proposal by Gov. Charlie Baker.