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Mass. General Laws c.64G § 15

Prohibition on short-term rentals by homeowner’s association agreement, rental agreement, or other restriction, covenant, etc.

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Added by St.2018, c. 337, § 8, effective March 28, 2019

Section 15

Nothing in this chapter shall confer a right to lease, sublease or otherwise offer a residential unit as a short-term rental where such use is prohibited by a homeowner’s association agreement or requirements, a rental agreement or any other restriction, covenant, requirement or enforceable agreement.



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