** IMPORTANT PROGRAM UPDATES **
New Applicants: Short-term Rentals, also known as Vacation Rentals, are only allowed within the City's Coastal and Commercial areas subject to City regulations explained in the Short-Term Rental License tab below. However, Home Sharing (i.e. renting out a room within a Single Family Residence while owner/authorized tenant resides at the property) is permitted througout the City subject to first obtaining a Home Sharing License. Please contact program staff to determine whether your property is eligible for a STR license or to learn about the Home Sharing program.
Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) rate: Current TOT rate is12%.
Current STR Ordinance: A copy of the current Short-Term Rental License Ordinance can be viewed here.