NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The city continues to crack down on people who illegally rent their apartments as hotel rooms through Airbnb and other home sharing services.
New York City has just subpoenaed Airbnb for data on roughly 20,000 listings in the area.READ MORE: Reports: Top Cuomo Aides Allegedly Altered July Report To Conceal Number Of Nursing Home Deaths
Officials want to make sure the listings don’t break the law.READ MORE: 7 Hurt, Including 2 Children, After Car Slams Into Outdoor Dining Structure In Midtown
A similar subpoena was also issued to vacation rental site HomeAway.MORE NEWS: New York City Movie Theaters Reopen After Nearly A Year Of COVID Restrictions
Three years ago the city made it illegal for people to rent their homes or apartments for periods of less than 30 days.