Earlier this year, the Tennessee General Assembly passed the Short-Term Rental Unit Act, which affects how local municipalities may regulate short-term rentals such as those often arranged through the use of online platforms such as Airbnb and VRBO. The Act does not affect how private agreements, such as HOA or condominium restrictions, may regulate short-term rentals.
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Providing insights on land use regulations in Knoxville and the greater East Tennessee area.
The Knoxville-Knox County Metropolitan Planning Commission released this week the first draft of Recode Knoxville, a potential overhaul of Knoxville’s zoning ordinance. At least two more revisions to the draft are expected before the Knoxville City Council considers whether to adopt Recode Knoxville’s final product.
The first draft of a potential overhaul of Knoxville's zoning ordinance is now available for public review and comment. If you're involved in Knoxville's real estate industry, this is worth your attention.
If you would like to speak to Richard Graves on this subject or another matter, he may be reached at (865) 546-9321.