Some short term rental (STR) owners are underwater. They owe more than their property is worth. To cover growing expenses, some landlords forced to accept sketchy renters with little or no background check. WATCH VIDEO. Some resort to mortgage and insurance fraud. 70% of novice investors buy STR McMansions using
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Ventnor and Brigantine keeping close eye on short-term rental activity in their neighborhoods. Both towns have minimal restrictions and limited resources to enforce local STR law. Latest Short Term Rental (STR) Issues: CBS NEWS: Rapid increase in short-term rentals transform neighborhoods. Worries that there is little review of the individual businesses and the
What’s the realistic value of homes in Margate, Ventnor and Brigantine? Real Estate execs suggest homebuilder incentives and short-term rental mania may have artificially inflated home prices. To boost sagging sales and move properties, builders forced to get creative. One strategy is to ‘buy down’ the mortgage rate. Make it cheaper
Annual rental now available in Brigantine. This generously sized 3-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom (Jack & Jill style) second-floor residence boasts a private entrance and is situated in a fantastic location offering many amenities. 4 LIGHTHOUSE DR., BRIGANTINE, NJ 08203 Call Sherri Lilienfeld of EXP Realty: (609) 287-1795 More Details: 4 Lighthouse Drive, Brigantine
They said it couldn’t be stopped but we stopped it. By MICHAEL SHELLENBERGER. For years, the Biden administration, environmentalists, and the wind industry have argued that the building of giant wind turbines along the East Coast was inevitable. Wind energy was already cheaper than fossil fuels, supporters claimed. And President
Popular Pizza Restaurant, Santucci’s, Coming to Brigantine. Where? 3800 Brigantine Boulevard, site of the long shuttered 7-11 convenience store, vacant since 2015. The Brigantine Planning Board unanimously approved the site plan for Santucci’s. Santucci’s menu includes Italian, salads, wings, apps and more. Opening date not yet announced. We have a
Brigantine Planning Board’s Lance Landgraf: Brigantine is really having a problem with it (STR’s). They’ve got a whole core of their community, homes were built for short-term rentals. They have eight bedrooms in them. It’s problematic. Landgraf: Brigantine is leaning towards an ordinance that would designate STR’s as commercial uses.
‘Tokyo Joe’ O’Donoghue is a nickname from his youth. His grandfather was the first Japanese American given citizenship in Atlantic County. (Philly.com) O’Donoghue will once again challenge current Atlantic County sheriff, Eric Scheffler on election day, November 7, 2023. Some see this as a match-up between social services and law
Online Communication Glitches. Mismanagement of City assets and resources. Website Confusion. This 8 yr old video provides some insight into whether Brigantine can manage Short-Term Rental challenges. Multiple contradictions by then Brigantine Police Chief Reed whose voice trembles when answering simple questions. Mayor Guenther covers for Reed. Council playing dumb.
City of Brigantine has long history of mismanaging city assets and resources. Brigantine especially bad at online communication. Internet security and management. This 9 yr old video provides some insight into whether Brigantine can manage online Short Term Rental challenges. Glitches. Website Confusion. Video from OCT 2014. Multiple contradictions by
By unanimous vote of 7-0, Mayor Sera and Brigantine City passed a new short-term rental law that will go into effect, Jan 1, 2024. Brigantine Short-Term Rental Ordinance. 22 pages of sometimes confusing language and boilerplate. Enforcement of behavior is the key component of this document. A weak, 2-night rental
Watch video from FEB 2021. Is Brigantine serious about Short Term Rental reform? From 2021. Party House Danger in Brigantine. Lettieri vs Sera
On Wed night OCT 18, Brigantine City Council will vote on a new set of short-term rental rules. Almost NOBODY likes the plan. But it’s being pushed thru nonetheless. Is Brigantine chasing away families and retirees with 9 bedroom party houses rented for a weekend? To keep party houses to
Yes, Realtors should disclose Brigantine short-term rental issues with potential buyers. Why? Because poorly run short-term rentals can have a number of negative impacts on neighborhoods, such as increased noise, traffic and parking problems. Short term rentals also reduce the availability of long-term affordable housing. Year round residency declines. Business
Friends & Neighbors… I just want everyone to understand that a 2-day minimum rental period is the equivalent of a 2-DAY WEEKEND PARTY PASS! My concerns, regarding this new proposed RESOLUTION 14-2023, governing STRs… to be introduced & voted on, at the October 18th Brigantine City Council Meeting, are as