18 Sep Five take-aways from eight days of hearings on Airbnb-style rentals.
Original article via The Star. Click here to read.
The city says its short-term rental rules are about protecting Toronto’s housing supply and maintaining the stability of its beloved residential neighbourhoods — even the ones located in highrises.
Landlords say the rules restrict their property rights and income.
The two sides waited a year to put their cases before the province’s Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT). Its adjudicator Scott Tousaw will decide whether the bylaw — originally supposed to take effect in June 2018 — ever goes into play.