Short Term Rental Categories

  1. Category 1
  2. Category 2
  3. Category 3
  4. Short Term Rental Overlay

Residential Category 1 corresponds to the area of the peninsula in the Old and Historic District (area in light purple. In addition to meeting the general requirements for a residential short term rental permit, units in Category 1 must meeting the following requirements:

Property shall not contain more than 1 Short Term Rental unit

Property shall provide 1 off street parking space in addition to providing, on the subject property, required off street parking for existing uses on the property. The parking space may be situated in tandem with the required spaces for other uses on the property.

The Short Term Renal unit shall be located within an existing structure or accessory building that is individually listed on the National Register of Historic Places. For information on listing a property on the National Register, click here.

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