SF landlords sued for renting property as ‘illegal’ hotels

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed lawsuits
against landlords who allegedly illegally converted residential
apartments into short-term rental units used for tourist lodging offered
through online housing services.

San Francisco plans to regulate short-term rentals to primary residence

Board of Supervisors President David Chiu introduced legislation that would regulate a resident’s ability to rent their principal place of housing on a short-term basis…