Thursday, July 13, 2017

How Much Continual "Disruption" Of The Fabric Of Our Communities Is It Going To Take...

...Before we say enough is enough? The commoditization of everything. The supremacy of profits over real needs. The market as the only arbiter of value. Haven't you had enough of this?


Living the dream has never been easy in the West's most beloved adventure hamlets, where homes are a fortune and good jobs are few. But the rise of online short-term rentals may be the tipping point that causes idyllic outposts to lose their middle class altogether — and with it, their soul.