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Airbnb income now pays off when you refinance your mortgage - CNET
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:39

Airbnb, Fannie Mae and three major financial institutions launched an initiative that will allow you to include Airbnb income when applying to refinan...

Airbnb to give French cities 13.5 million euros in tourist tax
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 14:47

The home-sharing website and app Airbnb said Monday it will pay 13.5 million euros in tourist tax to cities across France. The tax was automatically c...

Targeting Older Chinese, Airbnb Helps Kids “Kidnap” Their Parents
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 00:37

As China enters one the busiest travel periods of the year, Airbnb is amping up its marketing game in a bid to attract Chinese millennials. The home s...

Airbnb to troll Trump during State of the Union - CNET
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 05:37

Commentary: As the US president delivers his address, the home rental site will run an ad countering his alleged nasty remark about Haiti and other co...

New US$1.1 billion Taipei hotel looks to offer buzz to beat the lure of Airbnb
  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 16:44

A new US$ 1.1 billion hotel to be built in Taiwan’s capital Taipei will put the focus on user experience as it looks to deal with the growing t...

World's best Airbnb? Stay a night with the Blue Planet II crew
  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 15:24

Blue Planet II fans missing their weekly journey into the world's oceans can get even closer to the action after the BBC teamed up with Airbnb to offe...

Berlin Airbnb law replenishes housing stock for renters
  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 13:22

Officials say Berlin's rental restrictions have returned nearly 8,000 apartments to the residential market. Housing costs had spiked in Germany's capi...

French cities to scoop €13.5 million from Airbnb 'tourist tax'
  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 10:43

Airbnb plans to pay €13.5 million in tourist taxes to cities across France, with the capital Paris getting the lion’s share at nearly €7 million...

Airbnb, Edging Toward Possible I.P.O, Names Ken Chenault to Board
  • Sun, 28 Jan 2018 00:46

The home-rental company’s appointment of the departing American Express chief, Kenneth I. Chenault, is a signal that it is preparing for life as a p...

Call to curb disruption caused by holiday lets like Airbnb
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 21:32

Short-term lets, like Airbnb, are big business in the UK - but neighbours are increasingly fed up. BBC News - UK Politics

Airbnb purges thousands of San Francisco listings overnight - CNET
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:37

As a new law goes into effect, the short-term rental site is required to deactivate all hosts who didn't register with the city. CNET News

London startup CityStasher raises $1.1M for its ‘Airbnb for luggage’
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 02:40

 London-based CityStasher is building what it calls an ‘Airbnb for luggage’, a network of brick and mortar businesses across Europe t...

Judge sides with Airbnb in lawsuit from US apartment landlord
  • Wed, 03 Jan 2018 06:39

Airbnb may have just dodged a bullet. A Los Angeles federal judge has ruled against major American landlord Apartment Investment & Management...

Airbnb beats big property landlord’s lawsuit in California
  • Wed, 03 Jan 2018 04:46

 A California judge has dismissed Apartment Investment & Management Company’s lawsuit against Airbnb. Last February, Aimco, which own...

Mixed reactions to limits on Airbnb rentals in Paris
  • Tue, 26 Dec 2017 02:35

Paris has introduced time limits on short-term apartment rentals on sites like Airbnb. The city blames short-term rentals for taking away housing to P...

Airbnb and Sompo to offer 24-hour support in Japan
  • Sun, 24 Dec 2017 14:55

Airbnb and Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance are teaming up to provide services meant to defuse trouble with home sharing in Japan, where many residents...

Airbnb automatically caps rental offers in central Paris - CNET
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 20:45

Landlords will be limited to 120 days per year unless they have government authorisation. CNET News

Airbnb partners with San Francisco's largest apartment landlord - CNET
  • Tue, 07 Nov 2017 18:33

The home rental site makes a deal with Veritas Investments and startup Pillow Residential to boost short-term rentals in its hometown. CNET News

Airbnb offers a night in an Lego house - with unlimited bricks
  • Fri, 03 Nov 2017 13:26

If you've ever longed to stay up all night playing with Lego, this could be your lucky day.Airbnb are offering an incredible overnight experience in t...

Xiaozhu, China’s Airbnb, emerges a unicorn after US$120 million investment round led by Jack Ma-backed fund
  • Wed, 01 Nov 2017 09:15

Xiaozhu, China’s answer to Airbnb, announced on Wednesday it had raised US$ 120 million in a funding round, officially making the five-year-old...

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