Just read that the poll commissioned by Airbnb shows that “Floridians are overwhelmingly supportive of the idea of people renting out their homes to tourists” (read more here).
The Survey also shows that people support taking away cities’ and counties’ powers to limit vacation rentals, and leave them to the State. Interestingly the responses from democrat and republicans were pretty even in this regard.
Also interesting that South Floridians were the least supportive of taking the control from the locals, with 78% in favor of not regulation by the local governments vs. 80% of the rest of surveyed. Yet, even 78% to me is overwhelming support for the measure.
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