Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm "type =" text "content =" The city of Paris has sued the platform Airbnb, which it accuses of not respecting the law framing the sector, announces the mayor PS of the capital, Anne Hidalgo, in The Sunday Journal. "data-reactid =" 19 "> The city of Paris has sued the Airbnb apartment tourist rental platform, which it accuses of not respecting the law regulating the sector, announces the mayor PS of the capital, Anne Hidalgo, in The Sunday Journal.
"Our screening agents have recorded a first round of 1000 illegal advertisements, each of which is fined € 12,500.The total addition could then amount to 12,5 million euros maximum," she explains. at the JDD.
"The goal is to induce an electroshock to end these wild rentals that distort some Parisian neighborhoods," adds Anne Hidalgo, attacking the fraudsters who, she says, "divert the economy of sharing to make a saving of predation ".
The newspaper said that the summons was sent Friday to the California company for a hearing on May 21 before the tribunal de grande instance of Paris.
Apartments rented via digital platforms must be registered and can not exceed a legal ceiling of 120 rental nights per year.
In a statement to Reuters, Airbnb says it has "already implemented appropriate measures, with several rental furnished tourist platforms, to help Parisian hosts rent their homes in accordance with the applicable rules, and in accordance with European regulations ".
"However, we maintain that the regulation in place in Paris, which affects one in five Parisians, is inefficient, disproportionate, and contrary to European regulations," the platform continues. "We hope to be able to work with all the actors concerned on solutions that are truly adapted to French cities and their inhabitants."
On France Info, the deputy mayor at the town hall of …
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