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REPORT: Airbnb price gouging could cost Boston Marathon runners and supporters thousands

Airbnb’s egregious price gouging continues – this time in Boston, Massachusetts around the annual Boston Marathon. At its worst Read More

Airbnb and its Commercial Landlords Threaten D.C. Communities

Short-term rentals around the country are being allowed to run rampant without clear rules to follow, destroying neighborhoods and Read More

San Francisco Short Term Rental Regulation: Returning Neighborhoods To Neighbors

In San Francisco, we’re seeing proof that reining in illegal, risky Airbnbs is WORKING. As the San Francisco Chronicle reports, stricter Read More

REPORT: Airbnb price gouging could cost those celebrating Mardi Gras thousands

New Orleans Airbnb hosts increase price by as much as $1,500 per night WASHINGTON, D.C. – AirbnbWATCH, an affordable housing advocate Read More

ICYMI: D.C. Community Leaders Call on The Council of D.C. to Rein In Illegal Hotels

 The AirbnbWATCH coalition organized an event in D.C. on January 23rd with community leaders to speak out on the need to regulate Read More

Ready for Super Bowl Weekend? Not if you’re renting an exorbitant Airbnb in Minneapolis!

Twin Cities’ Airbnb Hosts Busted For Super Bowl Price Gouging Listings as much as 6,000% higher than typical prices NY Daily News: Read More

Lodging Industry Asks for Level Playing Field as Landlords Offer Vacation Rentals

By Stephanie Fortino for The St. Ignace News The increase of short-term vacation rentals illustrates a growing interest among travelers, Read More

Hosts Share a Look at a St. Ignace Airbnb

By Stephanie Fortino for The St. Ignace News In 2015, Rick and Kathy Perry moved to St. Ignace from Rochester, New York, and by 2016 Read More

Bills Would Give State Control Over Vacation Rentals

By Stephanie Fortino for The St. Ignace News At the center of a state-wide debate over whether local communities should be able to Read More

Airbnb’s Illegal Hotels Face Lawsuit from Aimco

Aimco continues its legal pursuit of Airbnb’s rampant, dangerous commercially-operated rentals.   These illegal hotels – which take Read More



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