Airbnb

World's Most Comprehensive Tesla Model 3 Review

Tesla Model 3 – Image Via Jeff Cohen<p>Tesla Model 3 – Four Day Test Drive Review<p>On my last trip to the Bay area, I was lucky enough to score a rental …

Autos

Every Brand “Riverdale” Mentions

From “Spiffany’s” to “Bean and Beluga.”<p>Welcome to Riverdale: where the maple syrup is spiked with Jingle Jangle, the teenagers are better detectives than the actual professional detectives, and the make-up is always Cover Girl. Sometimes it seems like Riverdale is squarely taking place in 2017-18 …

Is Airbnb Really Cheaper Than A Hotel Room In The World's Major Cities? [Infographic]

These days traveling is arguably more affordable than ever before, thanks to budget airlines and ride-sharing, among many other factors. When it comes to finding a place to stay, however, a traditional hotel room will still cost you a pretty penny most of the time. Thankfully, the rise of the …

Entrepreneurship

Doc's MLB Hall of Fame ballot. Have at him.

<b>The MLB Hall of Fame Class of 2018</b> will be announced Thursday at 6 on the MLB Network, which can mean only one thing in this small corner of the …

Scott Schebler

Alabamians made more than $16 million from Airbnb in 2017

The typical host shared their home 24 nights and earned $6,100 in additional income.

Birmingham, AL

Maryland families made $42 million in 2017 from Airbnb - Baltimore Business Journal

By Carley Milligan <br>– Associate Editor, Baltimore Business Journal<p>Jan 22, 2018, 10:31am EST<p>Airbnb's popularity in Maryland is growing.<p>Approximately …

Baltimore

Most wish-listed San Diego Airbnb rentals

Mike's Place private cottage - This cottage goes for $125 a night and can host two guests. Click here for more information. Courtesy: Airbnb<p>Copyright …

San Diego

Get Excited! Airbnb May Soon Launch A Loyalty Program...

Airbnb CEO Brandon Chesky is too excited about the prospect to keep his Twitter fingers at bay: Airbnb is exploring a loyalty program. We’ve held off …

Hospitality

Hawaii governor rejects proposed tax agreement with Airbnb

Updated:Wednesday, January 17 2018 8:11 PM EST2018-01-18 01:11:00 GMT<p>PHOTOS: Thousands mark 125 years since overthrow of Hawaiian Kingdom<p>PHOTOS: …

Hawaii

GDoN "Experience the historic pocket doors" edition

This house is located at 603 Kenyon Street, NW. The Bright MLS Listing says:<p>“Unbelievable renovation with no detail overlooked. High-end finishes and …

Washington D.C.

Andy Slavitt highlights health tech companies geared to Medicaid patients

In a push to make Medicaid part of the conversation at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, former acting head of the Centers for Medicare and …

Medical Technology

On a Budget? Airbnb's New Booking System is the Perfect Solution

Thanks to its low prices and more personalized experience, Airbnb is already overtaking hotels as the preferred choice of accommodation for …

Hospitality

It's Official: These are the Countries You Should Stay in an Airbnb Over a Hotel

When it comes to visiting a new destination, your first decision will likely revolve around where to stay. While Airbnbs often provide a more …

Hotels

Airbnb now lets users pay less up front for bookings

Airbnb has today announced a new feature that will help users manage their payments on the platform. The feature, aptly albeit unimaginatively named Pay Less Up Front, lets users pay for a part of their trip upon booking and the rest near the time of check-in.<p>Before now, Airbnb users had to pay 100 …

Technology (India)

Airbnb will now let you book by paying 50 percent in advance

The total price for the rental has to at least $250, and the trip booked two weeks in advance<p>Airbnb is introducing a new way for users to pay for rentals, letting them reserve accommodation by paying 50 percent upfront, and 50 percent before they arrive. The feature, called Pay Less Up Front, …

Technology (India)

Airbnb Just Made Paying And Budgeting For Trips Easier...

Like any significant purchase – sticker prices can be very, very scary. Though there are many steps travelers can undertake to make travel nearly …

Personal Finance

Airbnb will now let users book with just a deposit

Airbnb users no longer have to pay for their entire stay up front.<p>The home-sharing service announced Tuesday that it will allow users to pay only a …

Hospitality

Airbnb Lets You Pay Less Up Front

This will make things much easier.<p>If you’re feeling the January blues and in need of a holiday, then AirBnb’s latest feature could be the answer you …

Don’t want to pay for your rental before your vacation? Airbnb can help

If the idea of paying for your entire vacation before you go on vacation makes you want to <i>not</i> go on vacation, fret not. Airbnb hears you. The …

Gear & Gadgets

The Airbnb Winter Fireplace Tour

Still cold. Still gray. Still January.<p>Still ample weekends left to abscond to a gorgeous house upstate for a long weekend and spend some time …

Travel

Airbnb Launches New Partial Payment Feature

Airbnb launched its Pay Less Up Front feature today, which allows guests to split payment into two installments: a partial deposit (usually 50%) …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Airbnb Follows HomeAway's Lead By Not Requiring Full Payments in Advance

First came split payments for groups. Now it’s flexible payments.<p>Today, Airbnb announced a new and more flexible payments policy called Pay Less Up …

Sharing Economy

Airbnb now lets you book with a 50% deposit

Airbnb announced that it will now let guests book with a deposit, marking a notable shift from the current state of play that requires you to pay the full amount up front.<p>The new “pay less up front” option was tested prior to launch, and Airbnb said that around 40 percent of guests chose to delay …

Business

Agent to Agent: Competing With Airbnb

<b>Dear Tammy:</b> I have families who want to book a Disney trip, but most rental properties seem so expensive. Since so many families are looking to save …

Rental Housing

Airbnb guests cause $14,000 in damage

But one nightmare booking would leave the 51-year-old Ocean Grove woman with a bill for about $14,000.<p>A group staying at the beachside property over …

16 European countries where an Airbnb is much better value for money than a hotel

Very useful if you're planning a city break in Europe this year.<p><b>You've decided what country you want to go to, but now you're now left with the</b> …

Europe

Developer starts construction on S.F. housing project near Airbnb - San Francisco Business Times

By Roland Li <br>– Reporter, San Francisco Business Times<p>Jan 12, 2018, 1:31pm PST<p>Developer Wood Partners started construction on a 172-unit apartment …

Australian Airbnb record set on NYE

About 60,000 people stayed in NSW Airbnb accommodation on New Year's Eve setting a new Australian record, the home-sharing service says.

Boxing Day

Airbnb Reveal The Most Hyped Cities You'll Visit In 2018

They may just look after your accommodation when you’re off on your adventure, but there’s no doubting that Airbnb has changed the tourism landscape …

Travel

Airbnb 'disappointed' by Amsterdam plan to cut rentals

FILE: Rent-a-room giant Airbnb has voiced disappointment in Amsterdam's plans to impose a 30-day limit on letting private homes, saying it will harm …

News (South Africa)