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September 2019

Airbnb plans to go public in 2020

Airbnb, the accommodation booking platform, said Thursday that it plans to go public next year, making the announcement a day after reporting more than $ 1 billion in revenue in the second quarter.The 11-year-old company is expected to be…

Airbnb banned from downtown Dubai

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai's largest real estate developer has banned short-term rentals in the emirate's burgeoning downtown Dubai district.Home to the tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa, downtown Dubai is also home to the Dubai Mall, one of the…

To help! There’s a bear in my Airbnb

Ann Bryant's phone rings all season. She has four phones, in fact, in her home office in Homewood, Calif., and they ring 24 hours a day. "Sometimes all at once," says the CEO of the bear league, a community-based nonprofit organization…