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February 2015

Meet Japan’s Unlikely Airbnb Hosts

Iand I present to you Yoppy. Yoppy is young and friendly and lives in a small apartment in the Shinagawa district of Tokyo. His full name is Yuhsuke Yoshimoto, but at least with visitors who come to stay with him through his Airbnb…

Love Your Airbnb Host Neighbor

Airbnb is under attack from the city of San Diego and a number of locals who seem to think the service is not suitable for residential neighborhoods. In a comment for Voice of San Diego, a resident argued against short-term…

Give Airbnb a run for its money

When travelers think of vacation rentals, they almost always think of Airbnb. The easy-to-use site, founded in 2008 and now with over a million listings worldwide, is the first stop for many tourists, which means properties are bought up…