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Airbnb Can’t Be Trusted in New York City

September 14, 2016

Last year, Airbnb was caught purging data to make their operations look more benign to policy makers. They were caught red handed and had to apologize for cooking the books. It’s clear that Airbnb can’t be trusted. New Yorkers have... View Article

Los Angeles is Airbnb’s Next Target

September 14, 2016

Airbnb lied to New York City, bullied Chicago, and sued San Francisco. Los Angeles is next, but Angelenos can stand up to stop the rise of illegal hotels from undermining their communities. Contact your city council member and tell them... View Article

Airbnb Works Against Working Families

July 16, 2016

Airbnb is making already-tight housing markets even harder for working families. But don’t just take it from us. New York Public Advocate Letitia James recently commented: “Airbnb’s practices are swallowing up affordable housing units.” This follows earlier comments James made... View Article