Wilmington Short Term Rental Regulations
Wilmington, NC short term lodging laws:
You need to determine what type of property yours is going to be - Homestay lodging or Whole-house lodging
- Homestay lodging: When the hosts live on the property the whole rental period
- Whole-house lodging: When the host doesn’t live on the property during the rental period. They must be available 24/7 and within 25 miles of the rental property.
Your property that is within 400ft of a Bed & Breakfast or approved Whole-housing is subjected to amortization (expires April 22, 2020)
They can be located in residential and non-residential districts. You can find the districts here.
How to Register a short term rental in Wilmington, NC:
To register a short-term rental, you can visit www.wilmingtonnc.gov/STLregistration and answer all of the questions
For more information, visit their website here.