The upshot on this story is simple for anybody in a halfway viable KC neighborhood . . .
NOBODY FOLLOWS KCMO NEIGHBORHOOD CODES & TECH COMPANIES ARE TURNING EVERY PART OF THIS TOWN INTO AN UNREGULATED HOTEL DISTRICT!!!
The complaints are so widespread that 12th & Oak is actually talking about the longstanding problem:
The auditor presented the scope of the audit to the city council Thursday afternoon. The auditor plans to look at complaints about short-term rentals operating illegally in Kansas City, Missouri.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The City Auditor's Office is assessing a city program that regulates Airbnb, VRBO, Turnkey, and other short term rental options. After debating the issue for three years, Kansas City council members passed an ordinance in February of 2018. The ordinance requires homeowners to apply and be approved before listing a short term rental property.