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Jana Dominquez (SFPD)

Woman Suspected Of Stealing $35K In Valuables From Airbnb Rental Home Arrested In Sonoma Co.

A 27-year-old Richmond woman suspected of stealing $35,000 from a home she rented in San Francisco through the online lodging website Airbnb this spring was picked up by authorities in Sonoma County last month for narcotics-related violations, a police spokeswoman said Wednesday.

08/05/2015

Jana Dominquez (SFPD)

House Guest Allegedly Stole More Than $35K In Valuables From Airbnb Online Rental Home

The victim said 27-year-old Jana Dominquez forced entry into a locked closet and office, and made off with over $35,000 in valuable merchandise

08/03/2015

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A First-Timer’s Guide To Airbnb

Tips on getting you started on Airbnb and how to be a good guest during your stay

07/31/2015

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New Unicorn Spotted In Silicon Valley?

A Silicon Valley startup quickly rises up the ladder as investors pump in new money

07/24/2015

A picture shows the logo of online lodging service Airbnb displayed on a computer screen in the Airbnb offices in Paris on April 21, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU        (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Voters To Decide On Stricter Airbnb Rules

A proposal to strictly curtail short-term home rentals in San Francisco has qualified for the Nov. 3 ballot.

07/14/2015

A picture shows the logo of online lodging service Airbnb displayed on a computer screen in the Airbnb offices in Paris on April 21, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU        (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Mountain View Man Renting Small Tent Near Google For $965 Per Month

The housing crisis in the South Bay is still in full swing.

06/24/2015

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Two Sides Clash Over Conflicting Reports On Airbnb’s Impact On SF’s Housing Market

Two new reports looking into the impact short-term rental companies such as Airbnb have had on housing in San Francisco have come to different conclusions.

05/19/2015

A vacation rental in Sonoma County. (CBS)

Rowdy Vacation Renters Cause Headache For Guerneville Residents

Quaint towns in the Wine Country and along the Russian River are seeing a flood of weekend vacationers. And that’s leading to headaches.

05/18/2015

Elevator pitch, in the elevator at General Catalyst (Photo from @GCVP Twitter)

Venture Capital Firm Behind Snapchat Is Ready For Your ‘Elevator Pitch,’ In an Actual Elevator

If you can get into the elevator at venture capital firm General Catalyst–the firm behind AirBNB and Snapchat–you may have a shot at making your pitch for funding. They already have a table waiting. In the elevator.

05/15/2015

A picture shows the logo of online lodging service Airbnb displayed on a computer screen in the Airbnb offices in Paris on April 21, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Quest For Extra Cash With Airbnb Turns Into Nightmare For South Bay Homeowner

A South Bay landlord who wanted to make some extra cash by renting out a room through Airbnb is in need of a place to stay herself since the tenants refuse to leave.

05/14/2015

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