Commercial zoning areas of Miami Beach
are suitable for short term rental
activity. Buildings located in this zone may engage in short term renting if their condo documents allow it. The vast majority of buildings in Miami Beach
do not allow short term rentals. Some do allow it but have strict restrictions that limit them to monthly rentals
only; in other words, weekly rentals in those buildings are forbidden.
A license is required to operate short term rentals in Miami Beach
. Vacation renters should ask for a copy of the license before renting to avoid the risk of eviction from the rented vacation property. Commercial districts of Miami Beach include: Washington Avenue, Collins Avenue, Ocean Drive and more. A simple rule of thumb: streets with hotels
and restaurants are usually considered commercial streets.