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Airbnb Ramps Up Marketing Campaign Against Proposed Boston Regulations04:23
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Last week, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh submitted a new proposal to regulate short term rentals. The proposal would eliminate investor units, require owners to live on the property for at least nine months a year, and also require "hosts" to register with the city and pay an annual fee. Airbnb has launched an ad campaign pushing for less restrictive regulations in Boston.

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John Carroll, WBUR media analyst and Boston University professor of journalism. He tweets @johncarroll_bu.

This segment aired on May 14, 2018.

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