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Short-term rental solution will be a challenge: Kawartha Lakes mayor

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City still navigating short term rentals

The City of Kawartha Lakes is still trying to navigate short term rentals. MyKawartha.com reported, "Mayor Letham said it’s a problem with a small percentage of people in the municipality, but it affects many. He said it comes down to finding a way to deal with a few who cause problems and a large number of people who rent their properties responsibly." We know this decision will affect many and we will keep you updated on this subject. 

Short-term rental solution will be a challenge: Kawartha Lakes mayor

Trying to find a compromise between those who rent and those not happy with the rental industry in Kawartha Lakes is going to be a challenge, Mayor Letham said Thursday. In addressing more than 50 people attending a public forum on the short-term rental situation in Kawartha Lakes, Mayor Letham said it’s a problem with a small percentage of people in the municipality, but it affects many. He said it comes down to finding a way to deal with a few who cause problems and a large number of people who rent their properties responsibly. “I can see that this...

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