The Airbnb Of Cars Is Here, Allowing Owners To Rent Out Their VehiclesThe new app used in Chicago and Evanston is called Getaround.
San Francisco Approves 60-Day Cap On Airbnb, Short-Term RentalsSan Francisco has approved a measure to cap Airbnb and other short-term rentals at 60 days a year.
SF Board To Vote On Stricter Time Limits For Short-Term RentalsLegislation that would impose stricter time limits on short-term rentals is headed to the Board of Supervisors for a vote on Tuesday despite recent efforts by Airbnb to take a more conciliatory tone.
Judge Won't Immediately Block San Francisco Airbnb LawA federal judge refused Tuesday to immediately block a San Francisco ordinance that would fine Airbnb for booking rentals that were not registered with the city.
'Hacker Hostels' Removed From Airbnb San Francisco ListingsSan Francisco users of the short-term accommodation site Airbnb will only be allowed to post listings at one address starting Nov. 1, the company announced Tuesday.
Airbnb To Sue New York State After Approving Tough RestrictionsNew York state enacted one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb on Friday with a new law authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for many short-term rentals.
Major Cyber Attacks Disrupt Internet Traffic In US Homeland Security officials were investigating a series of Friday cyber attacks that have caused a wave of disruption of service to San Francisco-based internet giants Twitter, Pinterest and Airbnb among other digital companies.
Dracula's Castle In Transylvania Offering Halloween Overnight StaysMarking the first time since 1948 that anyone has slept in the Transylvanian fortress, Bran Castle, the site's actual name is offering tourists overnight stays during Halloween
San Francisco May Place 60-Night Annual Cap On Short-Term RentalsSan Francisco’s battle to impose regulations on the short-term rental industry intensified this week with the introduction of legislation that would impose tougher time limits.
Sonoma Puts Moratorium On Short-Term Vacation RentalsThinking about a weekend in Sonoma to enjoy fall in Wine County? Well, if you were looking at booking on websites like Airbnb and Vacation Rental By Owner, you better seek an alternative.
Lawmakers' Report Finds Crowded Airbnb Rentals In New YorkA report on New York City Airbnb rentals has found cases of air mattresses in kitchens, bunk beds in dining areas and listings for up to 32 people.
Airbnb Makes Changes Over Racism AccusationsAirbnb on Thursday apologized for its slow response to accusations of racism and outlined new policies to combat the problem.