Short-Term Residential Rentals

Registering a Short-Term Residential Rental

Operators of short-term residential rentals in Loudoun are required to register their properties online annually as of July 1, 2018. 

Registration is free. 

After completing the registration form, operators will receive a confirmation e-mail with a copy of the registration for their records. Operators who do not register with the county may face a fine of $500 per violation.

The State Code of Virginia provides for exemptions to the registration requirement. (See Section B.2).

More information about the registration process and the exemptions may be found in this Short-Term Residential Registration Fact Sheet  Opens a New Window. that you may download or print.

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Current Considerations Regarding Short-Term Rentals

Anyone who currently operates, or is considering operating, a short term residential rental in Loudoun County should consider the following:

More Information

For more information about the short-term residential rentals initiative, contact David L. Street in the Office of the County Administrator at 703-777-0200 or email David Street.


Read more about the short-term residential rentals initiative and work plan.