1. thomas

    Travel News New minpaku law limiting short-term rentals

    It looks like the wild days of AirBNB and other vacation-rental services are over. The new law on short-term lodging to be enacted in June will limit the number of days home owners can rent out their properties to 180. Compared to other cities that's not too bad. Here's what I googled up...
  2. thomas

    Travel Airbnb experiences?

    I had heard about Airbnb before. I had read about the (previous) legal issues of offering Airbnb accommodation in Japan: Airbnb gets Cabinet OK as Japan sets rules on home-sharing businesses | The Japan Times But - for reasons unknown - we had never seriously considered using it ourselves...