Signs denouncing short-term rentals populate more than a dozen front lawns around the Lakewood Heights area of Dallas. (Matt Payne/Community Impact Newspaper)
The July 15 episode of the DFW Breakdown discusses how several cities across the metroplex are reviewing their policies toward short-term rentals. Plus, reporter Sara Rodia and Lewisville Realtor Brandy Jett weigh in on the trend of increased institutional investment in local residential real estate.
Connor McGovern produces Community Impact Newspaper's podcasts, The Austin Breakdown, The Houston Breakdown and The DFW Breakdown. He also works as a reporter and producer for Mid-Missouri Public Radio and an editor at the Columbia Missourian. In May 2023, Connor will graduate from the University of Missouri with a Bachelor’s degree in journalism.
Olivia hosts and produces Community Impact Newspaper's podcasts, the Austin Breakdown, the Houston Breakdown and the DFW Breakdown. She launched the podcasts after nearly three years as a reporter for the newspaper, covering public health, business, development and Travis County government for the Central Austin edition. Olivia worked as a reporter and producer for South Carolina Public Radio before moving to Texas. You can follow her on Twitter @ojaldridge.