The company is revamping its guest standards and banning open-invite parties across the app after a shooting at a San Francisco rental left five people dead.
Five people died in a Thursday shooting at an Airbnb rental home in Orinda, California. Airbnb's chief executive called the carnage "unacceptable."
The event, near San Francisco, was advertised online as an "Airbnb mansion party."
And it'll cost you just $60 a night.
A nonprofit with possible ties to industry lobbyists says short-term rentals are an invitation for child predators.
The vacation rental market grew 80%, from $46 billion in sales in 2012 to $83 billion in 2017 worldwide.
Airbnb said it banned the host, calling her language "unacceptable."
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Airbnb bookings in Carolina, Puerto Rico, have increased more than 600 percent from 2018.
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Italy-based Fairbnb intends to invest half its profits back into the community.
Critics contend nightly lodgings cut into affordable long-term rentals in cities.
The companies' plans to give shares to hosts and drivers may be a small step but it points to a bigger economic transformation.
The company canceled accounts of people attending the Charlottesville rally last year.
The company offered a stay at the historic site including a dinner, hike, concert and calligraphy experience to promote China as a travel destination.
The big change in Japan comes as cities worldwide try to regulate house-sharing.
A police sergeant on the scene denied even knowing what Airbnb was.
At least 16 states debated bills to regulate the short-term rental industry this year. Only one, Indiana’s, was signed into law.
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