Airbnb Horror Stories

Neighbors upset over big parties thrown at Airbnb rental

According to several neighbors, a 20-year-old threw a wild party at the home on Piru Boulevard SE. Read More

Growing Airbnb industry a concern for MS tourism and taxes

There's a growing industry on the Coast that is becoming a growing problem. Read More

Unlicensed Airbnb properties popping up throughout RI

Running an Airbnb hasn't been all cupcakes and cash. Read More

Airbnb Guest Charged With Sexual Assault After Being Discovered Naked in Bedroom With Minn. Host’s 7-Year-Old Daughter: Report

A suspected 28-year-old Michigan creep is facing sexual assault charges after authorities say he was caught naked in a bedroom with his Read More

With Airbnb, Freshmen Become Party Hosts

A new fad has emerged in Boston College’s freshman class: throwing parties in rental houses through Airbnb. Read More

When Airbnb goes wrong: A Miami story

Jose Gonzalez was walking his two sons to his car early one morning to drive them to school when he glanced across the street and had to Read More

Virginia Beach grapples with Airbnb rentals after deadly shooting at College Weekend party

When Yuanming He rented out his townhome on Airbnb two weeks ago, the Old Dominion University student who booked it promised there would Read More

Short-term rental clash in Des Moines

Des Moines, unlike some other cities, has yet to update city code to regulate, enforce or tax short-term rentals like Airbnb, Couchsurfing Read More

Md. Man Says Airbnb Guests Hosted Large Party, Trashed Home

A Maryland man says his first guests on the temporary rental website Airbnb left behind an expensive mess at his Hyattsville home. Read More



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