Word is out that Paris is getting tough with Airbnb landlords, making it mandatory for them to register with the city before listing their units online to vacationers. Officials are also putting a 120-day limit on rentals. In response to these more restrictive regulations, platforms such as Office Riders have emerged. Office Riders is a website that rents out spaces such as lofts and townhouse mansions by the day. Customers are typically business travelers looking for temporary workspace or individuals wanting to host a party in an opulent space. Some of the more interesting spaces for rent are small ballrooms, home cinemas, and rooftop decks overlooking the Eiffel Tower.
Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
Paris and cinema: Why the French capital is the city of the silver screen
As London falls, prime Paris pulls buyers across the Channel
Pedal power: Paris unveils new 25km/h electric Velib’ bikes
Jacques Garcia on His (Re-)Renovation of Hôtel Barrière Le Fouquet’s
The best Airbnb venues in Paris
France sees big drop in unemployment rate in boost for Macron
French Catalans offer to host ‘government in exile’ as tensions rise in Spain
Why Paris won’t be getting its fleet of ‘flying’ water taxis after all
Your account will be closed and all data will be permanently deleted and cannot be recovered. Are you sure?