There may be more of these lawsuits to come. This one is going on over an apartment in Russian Hill, writes the San Francisco Chronicle.
Instead, he said, the owner shuffled around existing tenants and listed two of the four units in the building on short-term rental site Airbnb for $125 and $145 a night – considerably more than the $1,840 a month Butler paid.
“There are laws in place for decades related to these types of issues,” he said. “They forced me out of a home I loved. It was incredibly difficult to find a place, especially because I have a really old dog. I ended up paying over double what I was paying there.”
Anyone in the Mission know of places that are taking the Airbnb route to profits?