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City rejects visitors, says they cannot stay in Airbnb houses if hosts not live there - Nooganomics. Local economy & free markets
print A young woman is increasingly enchanted by Chattanooga, thanks to her stays at Airbnb homes, and moves here with her husband to live and run an Airbnb house. But she is sharply rebuked by city council for thinking that she can serve guests at a rental house in Highland Park in which the couple don’t live. By David Tulis / 92.7 NoogaRadio Melissa Mainwaring and her husband, Scott, are stunned after their appeal is ground up in a new public meeting protocol, a shortened time to speak and a wave-off by councilwoman Demetrus Coonrod who implies that their 2417