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3 Ways Tujia Plans to Beat Airbnb’s New Strategy for China
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This Is What Airbnb Trips Hosts Really Think of Airbnb’s Newest Product
Skift • Deanna Ting, Skift
Londons Luxury Homes Wont Sell, So Now Theyre on Airbnb
Bloomberg • Jack Sidders
Airbnb has secret tax deals around the nation. Is there one in your city?
The Hill • Dan Bucks, Opinion Contributor
Airbnb Rebrands in China and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week
Skift • Sarah Enelow, Skift
NYC Says Trump Tower Resident Wrongly Rented Out Apartment On Airbnb
Talking Points Memo • Associated Press
That Airbnb Host in Trump Tower Got Fined
Fortune Magazine • David Z. Morris
Owner of Airbnb Listing in Trump Tower Is Fined $1,000
The New York Times • Eli Rosenberg
Report: Airbnb Explored Building Backyard Guest Homes
Forbes • Brian Solomon, Forbes Staff
Why Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky Is Among the World’s Greatest Leaders
Fortune Magazine • Leigh Gallagher
 
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3 Ways Tujia Plans to Beat Airbnb’s New Strategy for China
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At the same time Airbnb announced its plans to rebrand itself in China and double down on its investment in one of the world’s largest travel market, the reigning “Airbnb of China,” Tujia, also announced its future plans and strategy. At the...
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This Is What Airbnb Trips Hosts Really Think of Airbnb’s Newest Product
SkiftDeanna Ting, Skift
It’s been about six months since Airbnb launched Trips, its formal foray into the tours and activities space. While many industry watchers have pondered whether this was a smart financial move on Airbnb’s part, the product itself is still in its early...
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Londons Luxury Homes Wont Sell, So Now Theyre on Airbnb
BloombergJack Sidders
Frustrated after searching for a buyer for two years, the owner of a luxury apartment overlooking London’s Hyde Park decided to rent it out for 1,500 pounds ($1,868) a night. “It was a very lofty valuation and I think they’ve always been...
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Airbnb has secret tax deals around the nation. Is there one in your city?
The HillDan Bucks, Opinion Contributor
Secrecy is rarely a good thing. When state and local government agencies meet, Sunshine Laws usually require those meetings be held in public, and for good reason. Government agencies meeting publicly builds confidence in our institutions, allows the public a voice in...
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Airbnb Rebrands in China and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week
SkiftSarah Enelow, Skift
Throughout the week we post dozens of original stories, connecting the dots across the travel industry, and every weekend we sum it all up. This weekend roundup examines hospitality. For all of our weekend roundups, go here. >>Will Accor-Banyan Tree be the...
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NYC Says Trump Tower Resident Wrongly Rented Out Apartment On Airbnb
Talking Points MemoAssociated Press
According to an affidavit and summons, Yelena Yelagina owns apartment 30H at 721 Fifth Avenue. The New York Times reported it was available since around September for up to $450 nightly. Renters learned the address after they'd booked reservations. The listing was...
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That Airbnb Host in Trump Tower Got Fined
Fortune MagazineDavid Z. Morris
Lena Yelagina, owner of an apartment in Trump Tower that was listed for rental on Airbnb until early this month, has received a summons from the city of New York seeking a $1,000 fine for illegally advertising the unit. The fine, as...
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Owner of Airbnb Listing in Trump Tower Is Fined $1,000
The New York TimesEli Rosenberg
New York City officials issued a summons to the owner of a condominium at Trump Tower that gained notoriety after being rented out on Airbnb, determining that the unit was being illegally advertised for rent. The civil summons, given to Lena Yelagina,...
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Report: Airbnb Explored Building Backyard Guest Homes
ForbesBrian Solomon, Forbes Staff
Airbnb has big expansion plans—and some innovative ideas to enact them. According to a new report in The Information, Airbnb designers have experimented with ways to manufacture "small homes for people's backyards." Such guest homes could be ideal rental opportunities on Airbnb,...
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Why Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky Is Among the World’s Greatest Leaders
Fortune MagazineLeigh Gallagher
The staff of Fortune and a panel of experts recently assembled our annual list of the World’s Greatest Leaders. Here’s a profile of one of them. Nine years ago, Brian Chesky and fellow cofounders Joe Gebbia and Nathan Blecharczyk were hustling to...
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