What to do about new home neighborhood filled with illegal STR's?

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as the title says , Not sure what to do I was drilling out a new lock for my mailbox and a neighbor began yelling at me that its illegal to do that . I informed that its perfectly legal ,she began calling post office taking my picture etc.Finally gave her my realtor card assured her it was legal and she calmed down. She then proceeds to inform me of all the STR's on my block. I asked why she was not reporting them she says she does not want to get involve . Why the heck she was yelling at me? I give up. Not sure to if the STrs is an opportunity or an negative ?

@Account Closed

I honestly wouldn't care about STRs in my neighborhood as long as they weren't causing any issues (traffic, noise, etc). I feel like the owners of STRs maintain their properties better than a lot of renters and even better than some homeowners. I would consider it a plus. Especially if you haven't noticed them as being STRs. I would be curious how many STRs there actually are on your block. It sounds like you may just have a neighbor that's looking for some drama. 

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