Airbnb teams up with Niido on new apartment sharing complexes



Airbnb is teaming up with a real estate development company called Niido with plans to transform at least 14 apartment buildings into “home-sharing units” by the end of 2019.

Airbnb offers an olive branch to the multifamily industry



The disruptive hospitality service company Airbnb, which focuses on short term rentals, says its working with the multifamily housing industry to ensure the long-term future

Airbnb proposes teaming up with landlords in Paris to allow subletting



Airbnb is continuing to fight back against restrictions imposed on it, even as cities continue to crack down on its short-term rentals business model.

European Airbnb rival Spotahome lands $40 million funding round



Spotahome, a company that provides listings for rental listings, has raised $40 million in a new round of funding led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. London-based Passion Capital and Madrid-based Seaya Ventures also participated in the round, which brings Spotahome’s total funding to just shy of $64 million. Bloomberg said the company rivals AirBnb […]

RealtyShares Featured on Airbnb



According to an article in Crowdfund Insider.com, Airbnb is now featuring RealtyShares as a financing resource.

Airbnb hints at plans to start its own airline



Airbnb’s co-founder Brian Chesky has revealed that the controversial homesharing company is looking into the possibility of creating its own airline service.

Pillow enables short-term rentals with a focus on compliance & transparency



Airbnb partner Pillow is taking the original concept a little further than the industry giant by giving both tenants and property managers the chance to to benefit from short-term rentals.

AJJK Inc. lands $15.5M funding, rebrands as Lyric to take on Airbnb



AJJK Inc. is the name of the company, which has landed $15.5 million in a series A round of funding that also saw the participation of Fifth Wall Ventures and New Enterprise Associates, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Airbnb edges closer to becoming a full-fledged travel company



Airbnb’s one-year old tours and activities business is booking tens of thousands of travelers every month and should become profitable late next year, the company said on Tuesday.

Airbnb hosts can now use rental income for refinance applications



With many major U.S. cities busy trying to work out what kind of impact Airbnb has on local rental markets, the home sharing company is forging ahead with a new initiative that could further weave itself into the homeowner’s mindset.

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