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Airbnb Resisted Safety Changes As Reports Mounted, Will Now Spend $150 Million More On The Problem: Report

The US’ largest home-sharing platform is fielding criticism and promising upgrades to its safety practices ahead of a 2020 IPO. Read More

Airbnb denies a report that it rejected a plan to require government IDs to sign up for the home-sharing service because it might hurt growth

Home-sharing company Airbnb has a platform that can make it vulnerable to a host of problems, like theft, vandalism Read More

REPORT: D.C. short-term rental ordinance could return more than 5,500 homes back into city’s housing stock in the near term

AirbnbWATCH released a report today with concerning statistics and trends regarding short-term vacation rentals in and provided a positive Read More

REPORT: Airbnb price gouging for Boston area college graduations

Boston Airbnb hosts increase prices by as much as $1,015 per night Airbnb sent email to hosts to raise rates, suggested renting out Read More

REPORT: Airbnb price gouging could cost Kentucky Derby attendees thousands

AirbnbWATCH has revealed significant price gouging by Louisville Airbnb hosts, most of whom are commercial operators running multiple Read More

A Tradition Unlike Any Other? Airbnb’s Ongoing Price Gouging Could Cost Those Attending The Masters Thousands

Augusta Airbnb Hosts Increase Prices By As Much As $1,300 Per Night Click here to download a pdf version of this release or to share on Read More

REPORT: Airbnb price gouging could cost Loyola Chicago fans and parents thousands

San Antonio Airbnb hosts increase prices by as much as $3,500 per night for NCAA Final Four Click here to download a pdf version of Read More

REPORT: Airbnb price gouging could cost NCAA college basketball fans and parents thousands

As the NCAA college basketball tournament kicks off, AirbnbWATCH released a report showing significant price gouging by San Antonio Airbnb Read More

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

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



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