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Short-term vacation rentals in Ventnor are:
#1. A popular investment strategy.
#2. Potential nightmare for neighbors.
#3. Vibrant part of the Downbeach economy.
#4. All of the above.
Currently, there’s no minimum stay requirements when renting a Ventnor home. This can sometimes attract unruly occupants.
Margate mandates a 1-week rental minimum. Other towns have 2-3 day minimums.
Poorly managed short-term vacation rentals, (STR’s) can create parking issues, excessive noise, trash, property damage and all night parties.
Ventnor Commissioners want to adjust the short-term rental ordinance. It would affect the 2023 summer season.
FEEDBACK SESSION: Short-term rental discussion on Feb. 9 at 5:30p. Ventnor City Hall.
Over 400 Ventnor homes are featured on short-term rental websites like Airbnb and VRBO.
Short-term rental ordinance: property owners must buy mercantile license.
Ventnor may increase minimum rental stays to 2-3 nights, maybe longer. No more one-night rentals. Longer stays likely?
Owner-occupied short-term rental units fare better. Responsible STR operators are strict. Some install noise monitors and security cameras.