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Getting a Short-Term Rental Certificate of Occupancy Part 1

Starting your own short-term rental is one of the most effective ways of profiting from real estate. However, you need to go through a rigorous process of getting documents to legitimize your business model. While obtaining a certificate of occupancy may appear complicated, the process does not have to be overly complex.

The requirements vary slightly depending on the property's location, so it's critical to confirm your next steps with your local government. This article will define a certificate of occupancy and when it is required for short-term rental owners.

What Exactly Is an Occupancy Certificate?

An occupancy certificate is an essential legal document th