WATCH VIDEO >Brigantine Council Real Estate Rental Ruse & Golf Course Scam.
Watch video clips of Brigantine City Council meeting of May 6. Discussion includes draconian crack-down on all short-term rental properties NOT represented by local real estate offices.
Property owners bracing for selective enforcement of short-term rentals in Brigantine. Fines, legal fees, revocations of permits, or worse.
According to Brigantine City Manager Jim Bennett & Mayor Simpson, Brigantine realtors are actively taking future, short-term rental reservations.
Whereas, the 500+ Brigantine homeowners who use AirBnB, Home-Away and VRBO… are sh*t out of luck.
Brigantine City Hall not letting this crisis go to waste. Now’s their chance to squash pesky property owners who don’t use local realtors.
500+ small, taxpaying businesses getting hosed by Mayor Simpson and Brigantine City Council. Forcing AirBnB to block all Brigantine rentals, until further notice.
Brigantine issuing more summons, too. Shutting down AirBnB and VRBO, while letting local realtors slide.
The Brigantine court system will soon be busy with so-called, short-term rental abusers.
The Atlantic County Prosecutor has been notified as well. They’re ripe and ready to assist, says Brigantine City Hall. First court date is on MAY 21.
Your Brigantine short-term vacation rental is a ‘death trap.’Brigantine Mayor, Andy Simpson
Local Brigantine realtors not affected. That’s great news for Brigantine Councilman Mike Riordan, a real estate agent on the island. Both Riordan & Mayor Simpson have clear conflicts of interest.
Cops will run license plates, says Mayor Simpson.
Councilman Paul Lettieri is stalking / helping, to rat-out residents.
Please take pictures of property and vehicles. Send to Jack Murray of Brigantine FD. He’s in charge of investigating all those abusive taxpayers not using local realtors.Concerned Brigantine Taxpayer
Rental Inspector Jack Murray of the Brigantine Fire Department was not on the call today. Neither was his boss, Brigantine Fire Chief, Tiger Platt of Absecon, NJ.
Mayor Simpson: Murray is overwhelmed. Needs more help.
How will Brigantine handle all those inspection appts? Good luck with that. Pray that City Hall will get your rental property inspected in time to make a few bucks.
A Brigantine Councilman with plenty of time on his hands, Paul Lettieri, said this about one particular property: 20 different groups in last 16 days. He’s taking pictures of cars too. Running checks on plates. Lettieri’s research says many cars he tracked are from the Lakewood area.
Lakewood is full of short-term rental abusers, cries Brigantine Councilman, Paul Lettieri.
Simpson says he’ll have the cops board your place up if you defy his orders. Simpson believes properties using AirBnB are ‘death traps’. WATCH VIDEO ABOVE.
Simpson abused governor orders by allowing the golf course to remain open for past month. Simpson ignores & defies.
Brigantine Chamber of Commerce President & local real estate agent, Angela Reynolds, not providing comment.
Note: Brigantine Chamber of Commerce losing membership. Lack of leadership cited. Small business pulling out of Chamber.