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Just Graduated From College? If You’re Planning To Rent, Start Looking For Roommates

Congratulations! You’ve just graduated from college, landed a job, and you’re ready to take on the world. You may want to take on a roommate, or two, if you are planning to rent an apartment.

05/20/2015

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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Planning Commission Recommends a 120 Night Per Year Hosting Cap On SF Airbnb Rentals

San Francisco’s Planning Commission has recommended putting a cap on hosting short-term housing rentals to 120 nights a year in an amendment proposed by Mayor Ed Lee and Supervisor Mark Farrell.

04/24/2015

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Airbnb Offering Rentals In Cuba

Airbnb is taking advantage of the renewed relationship between the U.S. and Cuba by offering vacation rentals there.

04/13/2015

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San Francisco Supervisor Wants To Tax Property Owners Who Let Their Units Sit Vacant

A San Francisco Supervisor wants to tax out-of-town property owners who let their units sit vacant.

02/05/2015

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3 Things You Must Know If You Plan To Turn Your Home Into A Rental For Super Bowl 50

Dream of cashing in on Super Bowl 50 by turning your home into a rental? Learn a few lessons from the Super Bowl XLIX playbook, so you don’t miss out like the Seahawks did in the final seconds of the rental game.

02/02/2015

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$85-Per Night Tesla ‘Room’ Advertised On Airbnb

If you’ve ever dreamed of renting a high-priced sedan to sleep in for a night, a Phoenix man wants to help you make that dream come true.

01/26/2015

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San Jose Group Offers Environmentally-Friendly Living Christmas Tree Rentals

If you’re still looking for a Christmas tree for the holidays, here’s an idea: rent one. A San Jose group is offering potted trees to people concerned about the environment.

12/19/2014

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Embroiled Uber Exec Complains His Landlord Is Trying To Make Him Move Out

Uber Sr. VP Emil Michael accused his landlord, tech industry lawyer John Danforth, of waging a harassment campaign designed to make Michael move.

12/13/2014

Work crews at the site of a sinkhole at 6th and Lake streets in San Francisco's Richmond District. (CBS)

Craigslist Ad Offers ‘Just Opened Up’ San Francisco Sinkhole To Rent For $2,800

One clever Craigslist poster is offering to rent you a massive sinkhole that opened up in the street Wednesday after days of rain. The hole, at Sixth Avenue and Lake Street, was 20 feet by 30 feet Wednesday but had grown to 30 feet by 28 feet as of Thursday morning. The pit is 10 feet deep.

12/04/2014

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