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A “Shared Housing Unit Operator” is an owner or operator of more than one "shared housing unit".
A “shared housing unit” is part or all of a dwelling unit that is rented to guests through a Short Term Residential Rental Intermediary such as Airbnb. A shared housing unit is required to be registered with, and approved by, the City via a Short Term Residential Rental Intermediary as part of the process of signing up with the Intermediary.
Shared Housing Unit Operator business license provisions:
For additional information, and how to apply, please review the Shared Housing Unit Operator license fact sheet.
Step 1: Submit License Application
License Application Requirements
Step 2: Document Review
Step 3: License Issuance
Please refer to the Municipal Code of Chicago (MCC) for additional information.
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Local contact person name, contact information and affidavit