Reviews growth of AirBnB and similar letting platforms and the impacts deemed to set them apart from 'regular' dwellings. Reviews recent planning appeal decisions that refuse planning permission basedon loss of amenity, loss opf housing stock and other material planning considerations. Outlines possible regulatory approaches.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||The Planner - Journal of the Royal Town Planning Institute|
|Publication status||Published - 20 Mar 2020|
- tourism impact
- platform technology
Coleman, A. (2020). Short Change: The popularity of Short Term Lets via the 'platform economy' has had a series of impacts on towns and cities. It could be time for coherent regulation. The Planner - Journal of the Royal Town Planning Institute, April 2020, 26-29.