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Our goal is to always educate our clients first. It is important to our team that you make informed decisions. When it comes to Airbnb’s in Orange County, we have all the answers you need and how it works exactly.
What is an Airbnb?
According to Airbnb.com, it is a community built on sharing. “Airbnb began in 2008 when two designers who had space to share hosted three travelers looking for a place to stay.” Now, several years and millions of hosts later, Airbnb is here to stay! It’s a unique accommodation and definitely an option for many travelers across the world.
Let’s Go! What Do I Do?
According to Airbnb.com, there are 3 steps to how Airbnb works. First, you browse. You can look for homes that allows pets, early check-in, etc. For your search, you can apply filters to narrow the massive search down to what is needed for you. Secondly, you book. You can learn about the host, read reviews, check pricing, and learn about the cancellation process. With just a few clicks, you have your Airbnb! Thirdly, you’re ready to go! You can easily connect with your host using the app. You can get tips on how to explore the area, get questions answered or advice for your stay. In addition, you can also contact Airbnb at any time for additional support.
More You Should Know
County has recently started approving something called Apart-Hotels. What is that you may ask. Apart-hotels are apartment complexes that rent out several units to be used as short-term rentals on platforms such as Airbnb. You can find just a few of these already approved apart-hotels near Millenia, Orlando International Airport and downtown Orlando.
Before deciding to do anything, always check the local laws. For example, www.airbnb.com gives you more detailed information on zoning laws, land development code, building and housing standards, business registrations, owner-occupied home sharing, taxes, and other rules. As stated before, it’s always wise to consider consulting with an attorney who is local and/or a tax professional.
Airbnb’s are allowed to be fully operatable per Governor Ron DeSantis’ executive order. Hosts must follow certain rules and regulations to ensure visitor’s safety during their stay.
The McCoy Team is set and ready to help you make any decisions. Whether it’s purchasing an investment property or something else, our real estate agents know Orange County and are willing to help you make an informed decision. We hope to hear from you soon!