The fine for a first-time offense would skyrocket from $1,000 to $10,000 and the maximum penalty would be $50,000.
Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal, D-Manhattan, went undercover to see exactly how it’s happening.
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New York City regulators say an apartment building blocks from Times Square has been turned into a de facto hotel, and they’re suing to put a stop to it.
City council members are looking at how Airbnb and other home-rentals affect New York’s economy and housing market.
New York state’s attorney general says nearly three-quarters of the New York City listings offered by the short-term rental service Airbnb violate city or state laws.
A group of New York elected officials, community activists and housing advocates gathered on the steps of City Hall Friday to launch a campaign against the home-sharing company Airbnb.
A New York State judge on Tuesday blocked a subpoena from the state Attorney General’s office, seeking information about people using the global website Airbnb to make short-term apartment rentals in New York City.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman claims most New York City sublets listed by the global rental website Airbnb appear to violate state law, and is urging a judge to uphold his subpoena for information.
Ari Teman, who lives on Seventh Avenue in Chelsea, rented out his studio apartment through the online service Airbnb.com.
A new website and app now under development will allow users to rent rooms in a fashion similar to Airbnb, but only to attractive people.
The City of New York has reversed a $2,400 fine against a man who rented out his apartment on the vacation rental site Airbnb.
The unit at Amazon that runs Web servers for other companies ran into problems Sunday, leading to outages or slowdowns on several popular websites.