Etiqueta 'Holiday rentals'

Holiday rentals

Aptur wants 60-day rentals excluded from places' calculation

The sixty-day limit will apply to "saturated" resorts, towns and villages. Aptur wants rentals of this nature not to be counted among the places on offer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/01/2018 00:00


Records in Madrid: the week in Majorca

Another record tourism season was being forecast; the Council of Majorca generated more confusion with its rentals zones; and the pine of Pollensa provoked a review of health and safety.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/01/2018 00:00


Under pressure: the week in Majorca

Exceltur was once more pointing the finger at holiday rentals; the cost of travel could go up because of an EU directive; an aid package for Son Banya residents was announced; and Arta had an issue with one of its demons.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/01/2018 00:00

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Palma has one of the highest levels of "tourist pressure"

The principal factor contributing to tourist pressure, according to Exceltur, is the number of apartments that have been converted into holiday accommodation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter12/01/2018 00:00


Anti-terrorism measures to include holiday rental client register

An "anti-jihadist pact" among political parties has agreed a number of anti-terrorism measures.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/12/2017 00:00


Resignation, research, rentals: the week in Majorca

Biel Barceló resigned, corruption cases came to a close, Airbnb was facing a fine, and research in the Balearics was supposedly getting a boost.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter16/12/2017 00:00


Snow, shopping and citizenship: the week in Majorca

Snow caused chaos on mountain roads, Majorcans went shopping, Brexit was shown to have had minimal impact on Spanish citizenship applications, Exceltur was having a go at holiday rentals again, and Judge Castro was spending his final days before retirement.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/12/2017 00:00

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Aptur attacks rentals zoning "opacity"

Mayors know hardly anything about the zoning scheme for holiday rentals or about the criteria for allocation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/12/2017 00:00


Exceltur blames holiday rentals for "tourismphobia"

Citizen reaction against tourism is a consequence of an "uncontrolled" increase in holiday rental accommodation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/12/2017 00:00

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Muro to review holiday rental rubbish tax rate

Muro's mayor has rejected accusations that the setting of the rate is beneficial to hotels.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/11/2017 00:00

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Muro holiday rentals rubbish tax could go to court

In one particular instance, the rubbish tax has gone up from 97 to 804 euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/11/2017 00:00


Bookings tumble and no rentals appeal: the week in Majorca

Catalonia wasn't alone in experiencing a drop in reservations; a modest increase in low-season flights was being promised; Madrid missed a deadline; and someone was in trouble because of ham.

Andrew Ede04/11/2017 00:00

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Pollensa against zoning restrictions for holiday rentals

The council meeting called for there not to be zoning restrictions in Pollensa.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/10/2017 00:00

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Apartment holiday rental ban gets fifty per cent public support

There is majority support for limits on vehicle access to certain parts of the island

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/10/2017 00:00

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Majorca's interior to benefit from holiday rentals' zoning

It is looking increasingly certain that the zoning decisions will be made in favour of interior areas where there isn't "saturation".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/10/2017 00:00


Biel Barceló: "We're doing very good work"

Limiting tourist places and the rentals' moratorium hadn't been included in the agreements for change with Podemos.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter11/10/2017 00:00


Inca short of rental accommodation

The situation in Inca is being mirrored in smaller places, such as Sineu, Lloseta and Sa Pobla.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/10/2017 00:00

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Holiday rentals sector demanding amendment to Balearic legislation

The manifesto calculates that there will be a total economic loss of some 1,000 million euros per annum.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/09/2017 00:00