NYC Asking Airbnb For Data On 20,000 Local Listings Amid CrackdownThe city continues to crack down on people who illegally rent their apartments as hotel rooms through Airbnb and other home sharing services.
Judge Blocks Move Against Airbnb Rentals In New York CityA federal judge on Thursday blocked a new city law aimed at limiting Airbnb and other home sharing services that city officials blame for driving up rents
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.
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.