Santa Cruz County Planning Further Vacation Rental Restrictions

Despite a large number of serious problems (homelessness, traffic, addiction, just to name a few) affecting the quality of life of everyone in Santa Cruz county, the Santa Cruz County Planning Commission is busily at work cooking up new and largely unnecessary vacation rental restrictions. These additional restrictions will do nothing to alleviate the crushing […]

County is Planning Big Changes for Vacation Rentals

This article is provided courtesy of Robert Singleton, the Government Affairs Director for the Santa Cruz County Association of Realtors.  It is being provided to readers of AptosCommunityNews as many Aptos residents and home owners will be affected by the proposed changes. During their June meeting the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors voted to place significantly […]

Aptos Vacation Rental Restrictions Approved

At a public hearing today, the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors voted to adopt new Aptos vacation rental restrictions. These new restrictions were proposed last December but modified with some community input. The members of the community in attendance at the meeting today largely spoke in favor of the restrictions, and the vote of […]

Aptos Vacation Rental Vote on November 12

The Santa Cruz County planning commission is meeting for a final Aptos vacation rental vote on November 12. The meeting agenda is posted on the county web site. The meeting starts at 9:00 AM, and is to be held in the Board of Supervisors Chambers, Room 525 in the County Government Center at 701 Ocean […]

Vacation Rental Restrictions coming to Aptos?

There is a move afoot to limit the number of vacation rentals in the “coastal” areas of Aptos, specifically Seacliff, Seascape, and Rio del Mar. The limits would be identical to what is now presently permissible in the <a href="http://www.sccoplanning about his.com/Portals/2/County/Planning/policy/052-11LiveOakWeb.pdf” target=”_blank”>Live Oak Designated Area (LODA), which is the coastal area that encompasses Pleasure […]