The Town of Black Mountain allows the use of residential properties for long-term or short-term rentals. This includes vacation rentals and Airbnb. Property owners or his/her agent are required to file a Rental Business Registration with The Town of Black Mountain. The property will then be inspected by the Fire Inspector to ensure the property meets Fire Code. It is the responsibility of the property owner or his/her agent to request the inspection. Please contact Spencer Elliott, Fire Inspector for the Town of Black Mountain, at 828-419-9300, ext. 333 to request an inspection.