L.S.Robinson Real Estate
Real Estate Sales & Vacation Rentals
337 Main Street, PO Box 1480
Southwest Harbor ME 04679
(207) 244-5563
Info@LSRobinson.com
Vacation Rental &
Year Round Rental
Owner Information &
Listing Papers


Vacation Rental Property Guidelines (PDF)
Updated October 2017


Vacation Property Listing Papers 2017 (PDF)
FOR NEW OWNERS


Vacation Property Renewal Papers 2017 (PDF)
FOR RENEWING OWNERS


Year Round Rental Property Guidelines (PDF)
Updated August 2013


Year Round Property Listing Papers (PDF)
FOR NEW OWNERS


Pet Policy (PDF)


Sales Tax 9% as if January 1, 2016
This includes rentals of homes, vacation homes, cottages, condominiums and camps...
that are offered for rent to transient guests.
Anyone so renting such living quarters must register with Maine Revenue Services to obtain a sales tax account;
then charge, collect and remit this tax to the State.
Rental properties handled by rental agencies or real estate agencies have always been subject to the Maine state sales tax.
L.S.Robinson collects and pays the Sales Tax for you and unless you are renting on your own,
you do not need to register with Maine Revenue Services and obtain a sales tax account


Full information on Rental of Living Quarters is on Mainegov
http://mainegov-images.informe.org/revenue/salesuse/Bull32.pdf


Maine Smoke Detector & Carbon Monoxide Law (PDF)
Year Round & Vacation Rentals


WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT RADON TESTING IN RENTALS:
Testing for Radon law went into effect March 2014 - Radon Law (PDF) Radon Law II (PDF)
Testing is required for any rental over 100 days. Testing is not required for weekly rentals
No Mitigation is required just Reporting & Disclosure

Radon Tipsheet (PDF)
Radon Testing FAQs (PDF)
Landloard Reporting Form (PDF)
Radon Disclosure (PDF)


Lead Paint Renovations (PDF)
Laws regarding renovation of rentals containing lead paint


Protecting Your Family From Lead Paint (PDF)


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