In addition, you should be aware that Airbnb cannot help you enforce any particular provisions in your agreement. Therefore, it`s especially important that you speak with a lawyer, as breaches of your Airbnb rental agreement will likely need to be resolved in court. If there are specific rules, such as for example. B Homeowners` Association (HOA) rules that are not easy to solve on the Airbnb platform, so you should consider a rental agreement. If you are dealing with short-term rentals, you allow foreigners to use your property. They are ready to slip them the keys to the land and offer them to reside in your furnished property. You do not have a thorough knowledge of your guests and therefore are not aware of your habits. You can smoke in your house or have a party in your apartment and you can`t do anything, as they are not legally required to follow your house rules. No host will appreciate having his well-appointed house demolished. But again, no action can be taken in the absence of a legal obligation. That`s where the Airbnb lease comes in. The lease protects the host and announces the responsibilities of the hosts and hosts. Airbnb helps hosts and hosts in the event of a dispute over a stay.

It also offers compensation for hosts (similar to insurance) if guests damage the property or cause financial loss to the host. However, if it is established that a host has obligations under the rental right, those obligations belong to the host/owner, not airbnb. If your property is under the supervision of an HOA, you should also consider informing customers in your rental agreement that they must also abide by the rules of your HOA. Make sure that your rental agreement resolves any special rules imposed by the HOA that may not be known to customers. While Airbnb`s standard policy covers hosts for most scenarios, a short-term lease offers you another opportunity to make sure guests understand the rules and consequences for non-compliance. . . .