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The Future of Airbnb

Airbnb jettisoned some new ventures, such as moves into transportation and entertainment, and decided to focus on its core strength – lodging

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What Hotels can Learn From Airbnb Crisis Response

By refusing to stand on previous achievements, Airbnb managed to rethink how its platform operates and adapt to an extraordinary situation

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Battered By Coronavirus, Will Hotels And Airbnb Keep An Uneasy Truce?

Everyone needs their bogeyman. Airbnb really irritates the hotels. But mostly they have been ignoring Airbnb until they can’t ignore it anymore

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Is this the end of Airbnb?

Brian Chesky is no stranger to big lifts. The 38-year-old former bodybuilder and Airbnb CEO has, in the space of 11 years, hauled his property rental dream from a single […]

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Why Airbnb Made a Big Mistake by Ditching its Marketing

To save money, Airbnb halted all its marketing activities at the end of March in order to save an estimated $800 million in 2020. In this, it’s not alone. It’s also wrong

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Airbnb Signs Data Sharing Partnership With European Commission

Airbnb will share data on a quarterly basis which will allow public authorities to better understand the development of short-term rental platforms, and will support evidence-based policy decisions

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Travel Megatrends 2020: Short-Term Rental Winners Emerge

The short-term rental ecosystem is growing, which means many winners are set to emerge. Expect further brand-driven professionalization, more outside investment, and vendor consolidation

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Greater Restrictions on Airbnb Shift Marketplace Dynamics

Airbnb gained popularity due to lower pricing and demand for “authentic” experiences. However, after adding occupancy taxes and guest service fee, Airbnbs are not always cheaper than hotels.

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Airbnb has Devoured London – and Here’s the Data that Proves It

New data shows that across all Airbnb listings in London, just one per cent of the capital’s hosts were behind 15 per cent, or 7,440, of the properties listed.

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Are Neighbors Friends or Foes? Analysis of Airbnb Listings’ Agglomeration Effect

Why would Airbnb hosts choose to operate their short-term residential rental businesses in the neighborhood with other existing listings already?

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