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Vancouver Imposes Sharp Restrictions on Airbnb

In the face of soaring home and rental prices. The city of Vancouver passe.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2017

Airbnb Eyes Services That Compete With Travelocity, Yelp And TripAdvisor

Airbnb is expanding beyond short-term home rentals with plans to offer services like guided tours, flights and car rentals. Is it a hedge against anticipated restrictions on its core business model? Airbnb is expanding beyond short-term home rentals.....»»

Category: topSource: nprNov 18th, 2016

Chicago"s Airbnb home-sharing rules are "draconian," lawsuit says

A group of homeowners is suing the city of Chicago, alleging the city's new "draconian and unintelligible restrictions" on Airbnb and other home-sharing platforms are unconstitutional and punish responsible homeowners. This is the second lawsuit filed thi.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneNov 15th, 2016

Airbnb Hits Back at Hotel CEO’s Comments Over New York Home-Sharing Law

New York's new law is 'a big boost in the arm for the business,' the hotel company's CEO said. A recently signed bill in New York that imposes steep fines for advertising illegal short-term rentals is pitting Airbnb against a company that operates fou.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 28th, 2016

Airbnb gets halt to enforcement of N.Y. sublet restrictions

(Bloomberg) -- The city and state of New York said Monday they would hold off enforcing a new law restricting short-term apartment sublets against Airbnb Inc. until the company’s lawsuit over the issue is resolved......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 24th, 2016

New York vs AirBnB: Can the company survive restrictions from cities? - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorNew York vs AirBnB: Can the company survive restrictions from cities?Christian Science MonitorNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law a restrictive measure targeting Airbnb rentals in one of its most popular markets on Friday. .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 22nd, 2016

Airbnb contests new law regulating New York rentals

New law imposes steep fines on Airbnb hosts who break local housing regulations.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 22nd, 2016

NY enacts restrictions on Airbnb, with fines of up to $7500 - Washington Post

New York PostNY enacts restrictions on Airbnb, with fines of up to $7500Washington PostALBANY, N.Y. — New York state enacted one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb on Friday with a new law authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for many s.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 22nd, 2016

Cuomo signs bill authorizing fines for illegal Airbnb listings

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed into law one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb, authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for people who advertise illegal short-term... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 21st, 2016

Cuomo signs bill authorizing fines for illegal Airbnbs

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed into law one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb, authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for people who advertise illegal short-term... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 21st, 2016

New York state may soon enact one of the nation"s toughest restrictions on Airbnb

Thomson ReutersALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state may soon enact one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb, the popular online short-term rental service. Legislation awaiting action by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo before the end of the mon.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 21st, 2016

NY poised to crack down on illegal Airbnb rentals

New York state may soon enact one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb, the popular online short-term rental service......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 21st, 2016

A judge is skeptical of Airbnb"s claims against San Francisco

Thomson ReutersA U.S. judge expressed skepticism toward a bid by Airbnb to halt a San Francisco law that imposes fines on home rental companies for processing bookings by hosts not registered with the city. In its lawsuit against San Francisco, Airbnb sai.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 6th, 2016

Federal Judge Seems Skeptical About Airbnb’s Latest Bid Against San Francisco

Airbnb's legal wranglings get more tangled. A U.S. judge expressed skepticism toward a bid by Airbnb to halt a San Francisco law that imposes fines on home rental companies for processing bookings by hosts not registered with the city. In its lawsuit .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 6th, 2016

200 Million-Year-Old Plesiosaur Reveals Ancient Sea Monster Was Freakishly Strong and Swam With Underwater Wings

These animals looked like the Loch Ness Monster, with long necks and sharp teeth......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek7 hr. 7 min. ago

Gold Yawns as Retail Sales Jump

Gold has ticked lower in the Thursday session. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1254.27, down 0.11% on the day. On the release front, consumer spending indicators looked sharp, as .....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulse7 hr. 22 min. ago

Monsanto Criticizes Minnesota"s Restrictions on Dicamba-Based Herbicide

The state of Minnesota has introduced a cut-off date and high-temperature application restrictionsRelated Stocks: MON,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocus9 hr. 7 min. ago

Kirsten Gillibrand"s 2020 odds spiked in betting markets after Trump attacked her

Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand's recent feud with President Donald Trump led to a sharp swing in her odds for the 2020 presidential election. One betting market slashed her odds to win the pre.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider9 hr. 22 min. ago

DAX Slips Despite Sharp German Mfg. Report, Investors Await ECB Decision

The DAX index has posted losses in the Thursday session. Currently, the DAX is at 13,057.00, down 0.57% on the day. On the release front, manufacturing indicators continue to climb, as German and Eurozone Manufacturin.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulse12 hr. 37 min. ago

China"s HNA Group Seeks to Reassure Lenders, Investors

Chinese conglomerate HNA Group is working to persuade lenders and investors that it is financially sound following sharp declines in the prices of bonds and shares of some of its units......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj17 hr. 37 min. ago

Airbnb increases Hawaii tourism presence with new activity platform

Airbnb is one step closer to its goal of becoming a one-stop shop for vacations with its newly added “experiences” platform, a program that partners with local business owners such as John Morgan to offer activities and tours......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2017