Barcelona City Hall has introduced new regulations for tourist accommodation that look designed to push the business of holiday rentals out of the city centre.
Both Madrid and Barcelona have announced plans to increase control over tourist rentals, though Barcelona is far more advanced than Madrid.
The draft tourist law currently on the table introduces a raft of new measures to clamp down on holiday rentals in the Balearic Islands, according…
The Catalan Government is planning to raise the tax tourists pay when staying in a holiday rental, which owners have to collect and pass on.
A new study by City Hall finds that 40% of the tourist rental business in Barcelona are illegal and drive up prices for everyone else.
Barcelona City Council is trying to punish the home sharing platform Airbnb for illegal tourist rentals in the city with a fine of €30,000, which…
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