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Erika Bolstad

Erika Bolstad

‘Zoom towns’ take aim at vacation rentals in western states

By: - December 29, 2021

DEPOE BAY, Oregon — Postcards with big promises began showing up in mailboxes in Oregon coastal communities in 2019: “Rent your home short term, use it when you want to, guaranteed $5,000 more monthly income than you’re earning with your current property management firm,” recalled Monica Kirk, a retiree. Kirk’s neighborhood began to transform almost […]