Home Sharing – Effects of short-term rentals

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Home Sharing – Effects of short-term rentals on local housing markets

This project focuses on the interaction between short-term rentals in the housing market and the measures taken by cities to achieve balance and control, and how to measure the efficiency of such measures - the following range of services is included: Conception, data basis and data analysis, Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) -based data analysis, presentation of results and discussion, control or regulation overview of the cities on the topic of short-term rentals in Germany, comparison and perspectives of regulation approaches.


Project information

  1. Client ILS – Research Institute for Regional and Urban Development
  2. Project leaders Junior Professorship of Sustainable Housing Development, RWTH Aachen: Jun. Prof. Dr. Jan Polívka, Vilim Brezina, Martin Stark, Sophie Doerner
  3. Project timeframe January 2019 to October 2021
  4. Further informations Projectwebsite of the Junior Professorship Sustainable Housing Development