If you ask for a deposit, you clearly explain in your rental agreement what you consider damage to the property compared to appropriate wear and tear. Let customers know that they incur costs for repairs that need to be made and how they can leave your home in an appropriate condition if they leave. Note: If you let strangers access your accommodation for several nights, there is a risk that the client may be able to claim rights as a tenant of your accommodation. The length of stay required to justify tenants` rights varies from state to state. You should be aware of this delay in your jurisdiction, as it can take months and considerable costs to distribute a customer who has justified tenant rights due to the length of their stay. 6.2 Are you aware of your legal obligations. You are responsible for understanding and complying with all laws, rules, regulations and contracts with third parties that apply to your listing or hosting services. For example: some owners and rentals or common rules of owners and owners of housing limit or prohibit subletting, short-term rentals and / or long stays. Some cities have zoning or other laws that limit the short-term rental of residential properties. In some jurisdictions, hosts must register, obtain authorization, or obtain a license before offering certain hosting services (for example.
B short-term rentals, long stays, food preparation, alcohol service for sale, driving tours or operation of a vehicle). In some places, the hosting services you want to offer may be totally banned. In some jurisdictions, you need to register guests who are staying in your accommodation. Some jurisdictions have laws that create rental rights for guests and additional obligations for hosts. For example, some places have landlord-tenant, rent control, and eviction laws that may apply for extended stays. Check your local rules to find out the rules that apply to the hosting services you want to offer. The information we provide regarding legal requirements is for informational purposes only and you must independently confirm your obligations. You are responsible for the processing and use of personal data of customers and others, in accordance with applicable data protection legislation and these conditions, including our data protection standards for guests.
If you have any questions about the application of local legislation, you should always seek legal advice. Would you like to download an agreement? With this handy lease generator powered by eforms, you can create one that meets your needs.