I only plan to rent my unit once a year, do I need a short term rental license?
Yes, if you rent out your home for periods of less than 30 consecutive days, you must obtain a short term rental (STR) license .
Do I need a license before advertising my short term rental?
Yes, all STR properties must receive a permit before advertising or operation.
How do I find out if my property is located in unincorporated Summit County?
Search for your address on the Summit County GIS Parcel Query Tool . You can locate the jurisdiction of your property on the bottom left of the page.
I am switching property management companies. How do I update that information in my STR license?
The responsible agent/property manager on the active license will need to access the license via the Host Compliance portal and update the information. Please note there is a $50 responsible agent change fee.
I recently purchased a home that has an active STR license. How do I get the license switched over to my name?
All STR licenses are non-transferrable. The current license will be closed when the purchase of the home is finaled and a new license will need to be submitted by the new owner.