RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Judge Luis Felipe Solomon, of the Superior Court of Justice (STJ), voted yesterday, October 10th, to the effect that the lease of real estate or rooms by means of apps such as Airnnb cannot be prohibited by residential condominiums, as long as it is not a commercial activity.
Solomon is rapporteur for a special appeal on the matter. Reading his vote at the STJ Fourth Panel session, where the matter is being judged, he stated that he considers "the practice of depriving the condominium member of the regular exercise of the right to property in its . . .