Donald Trump's Childhood Home Listed On AirbnbPresident Trump's former home in Queens, New York is available to rent on Airbnb...
Woman Sues Airbnb Over Alleged Sexual Assault By HostA Santa Fe woman is suing San Francisco-based Airbnb on a claim she was sexually assaulted by her host.
Salem Suspends Short-Term Rental Ban For EclipseThe upcoming total solar eclipse continues to have unforeseen impact on cities in and around the path of totality.
Santa Cruz Considers Limiting Vacation Rentals To Ease Housing CrunchThe city of Santa Cruz is considering a dramatic step to try to ease the housing crunch by limiting vacation rentals.
Airbnb Host Fined $5,000 For Racial DiscriminationAn Airbnb host who cancelled a reservation and told the guest, "One word says it all. Asian," has agreed to pay a $5,000 fine and attend a college course in Asian-American studies.
President Trump's Cuba Restrictions Met With Bipartisan OppositionOpponents of further Cuba restrictions say it could harm the Cuban people, not help them.
Californians Jump At Chance To Host Refugees Via AirbnbOver 450 Californians have signed up to host refugee families in their homes via Airbnb.
Airbnb Lawsuit Settlement Steps Up EnforcementA settlement signed Monday morning in a lawsuit filed by Airbnb and HomeAway will ease the registration process for short-term rental hosts and help ensure that only those who are legally registered can list properties on the sites, San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera said.
Bay Area Tech Firms Protest Trump Travel BanMajor tech companies in the Bay Area spoke out Monday against the Trump administration travel ban.
Airbnb CEO Offers Free Temporary Housing To Refugees Stranded Due To Immigration BanThe vacation rental website Airbnb has offered to help refugees who in limbo or stranded due to President Trump's ban on immigration from Muslim countries.
Airbnb, PayPal, Hewlett-Packard Are Tangled In Israeli Settlement ControversyBay Area companies do a lot of business in the West Bank and East Jerusalem and could face significant backlash for doing so.
Mayor Lee Vetoes Legislation Imposing 60-Day Cap On Short-Term RentalsSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Thursday vetoed legislation that would have imposed a new 60-night annual limit on all short-term rentals, saying it would drive more hosts to rent units illegally.