This is great! Thank you for the information!If you haven't checked out this thread make sure you do it talks about the new way to report spam. Huge News: A New Way to Report Spam on Google My Business - Local Search Forum
This makes total sense. Our problem is people setting up multiple accounts in the same general area. What these people are doing is pretty much spamI read this a few weeks ago on Sterling Sky and thought it was pretty interesting.
"The exception to this rule would be businesses that operate separately in different states. Let’s say you own a photography company but you have photographers in different states that go visit customers. In this situation, you’d be allowed one listing per state. For California and Texas, you might be permitted more than 1 due to the states being so geographically large."
Facebook Twitter LinkedIn EmailOne of the most common reasons for Google My Business listings getting suspended is the fact that the address being used is not eligible for a listing according to the Google My Business Guidelines. For many industries like car dealers, retail, retaurants and...www.sterlingsky.ca
Hope this helps!
I think in this case, there are two owners and each of them are using their home address.You can still use your home address and set it as a service area business and be fine...if he's publicly showing his address on the listing you may be able to get it suspended...
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