NYC Lawmakers Call For New Restrictions On Airbnb, Other Home-Sharing SitesThere’s growing concern the rentals are contributing to the city’s affordable housing crisis.
Comptroller Says Airbnb Cost New Yorkers $616 Million In RentAccording a report by the city's comptroller office, New Yorkers are losing $616 million due to higher rents driven by Airbnb rentals.
Study: Airbnb 'Ghost Hotels' Illegal, Driving Up Rents On NYC ApartmentsA study suggests Airbnb is pushing higher rents and gentrification in non-white neighborhoods with thousands of units generating illegal revenue.
Man Accused Of Planting Hidden Cameras In Manhattan Airbnb RentalAn Airbnb guest was arrested for allegedly planting hidden cameras in the bathroom of a SoHo rental apartment.
More People Report Finding Hidden Cameras In AirbnbsA tweet, sent by Jason Scott on November 27, went viral after the historian and film maker shared a picture or his friend's Airbnb.
President Trump's Childhood Home For Rent On AirbnbThe home, built by Trump's father, has five bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms.
Airbnb Hosts Accuse NYC Of Colluding With Opposition Group To Spy On Rental PropertiesNew York City's Office of Special Enforcement denies the allegations, saying it has "no operational relationship" with the group.
Author Leigh Gallagher Shares Airbnb's Unlikely Success StoryBusiness journalist Leigh Gallagher stops by the WCBS studios to discuss her book, "The Airbnb Story," telling Ray Hoffman there was a time people thought Airbnb "was a terrible idea."
Jersey Shore Towns Seek Tighter Regulations On Short-Term Home RentalsAs the weather warms up, Jersey Shore towns are considering short-term rental regulations. And some are looking to make it harder to rent homes for the summer.
Report: Apartment In Trump Tower Rented Out On AirbnbA Trump Tower apartment rented out on Airbnb had gotten rave reviews before the listing was taken down last week.
North Jersey Towns Move To Ban Airbnb, Other Short Term RentalsShort term room rentals are big business in the New York area, but towns in northern New Jersey are moving to ban the rentals and homeowners could face fines.
The Airbnb Of Cars Is Here, Allowing Owners To Rent Out Their VehiclesThe new app used in Chicago and Evanston is called Getaround.