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NYT Article on Airbnb in NYC

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NYT Article on Airbnb in NYC


FYI - as part of the ongoing dialogue about the (il)legality of short-term rentals in NYC, this article from today's NY Times may be of interest ("The Airbnb Economy in New York: Lucrative but Often Unlawful").

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There was also a piece in the NYPost - nypost.com/2013/…

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Those are both good reads. Illegal apartment rentals are not victimless crimes. Those who rent them are as unscrupulous to me as the renters themselves. Knowingly trying to "bend" the law to their favor and making rationalizations as to why it's okay. It's not.

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