This 2022 legal alert explains the Short-Term Rental Regulation Act of 2018 which requires all short-term and vacation rental properties operating in the District of Columbia to obtain a business license. This applies those renting out all or part of a property through booking sites like AirBnb, VRBO, or HomeAway.
This webinar from the DC Department of Small & Local Business Development and the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center is a great first step to understanding the processes around commercial leasing.
This guide provides basic information on some of the legal and practical issues to consider when entering into a commercial lease in the District of Columbia (DC). Topics include location selection, evaluation of space needs, space construction, working with professionals, review of key lease terms, and limiting business and personal risks.
This webinar, presented with D.C. Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD) and and Start Small Think Big, discusses commercial leasing during COVID-19.
This 2020 webinar goes over commercial leasing changes during the pandemic, beginning in October. It is the follow-up webinar to Commercial Leasing During the Pandemic, offered in April 2020.