Jeremy Hainsworth / Vancouver is Awesome – Aug 13, 2022 / 6:44 am | Story: 380064
Photo: VRBO app
The property was listed on Vacation Rental By Owner
B.C.’s Civil Resolution Tribunal has told a B.C. strata council to reverse a fine levied against an owner offering a condo for short-term accommodations (STAs).
The strata told tribunal vice-chair Kate Campbell that Rahim Jivraj was operating STAs through the website Vacation Rental By Owner, contrary to bylaws. It wanted the tribunal to order him to stop, according to an Aug. 10 decision.
Jivraj admitted to using his suite for STAs until Oct. 12, 2019. He said that did not breach any bylaws, in part because he had a licence from the City of Vancouver.
Jivraj said the strata acted unfairly by causing his city licence to be suspended, and by seeking bylaw enforcement against him while permitting other owners to operate…