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Airbnb creates $1 million competition to build fantasy homes

Interested in building a fantasy home that looks like a boot
March 10, 2020, 1:28 PM
Airbnb creates $1 million home competition, Emmy-winner Billy Porter to judge

Surveillance video catches thieves stealing TVs from Airbnb rental in DeKalb Co., GA in February

"I feel pretty helpless here. Not much I can do," the homeowner told ABC News affiliate WSB.
2 months ago
Video catches thieves stealing from Airbnb rental in DeKalb Co., Georgia in February

EU top court: Airbnb not subject to real estate agent rules

The European Union's highest court has rejected a case brought by hotels arguing Airbnb should be subject to strict rules governing French estate agents
3 months ago

Hunt for Airbnb guests accused of stealing family heirlooms

A woman who rented out her house on Airbnb says her houseguests turned out to be common criminals.
4 months ago
Hunt for Airbnb guests accused of stealing family heirlooms

Police searching for Airbnb guests suspected of robbing Georgia home

The homeowner claims the family who rented her house stole family heirlooms and TVs. Footage shows someone trying to block the doorbell camera as another person loads items into a car.
4 months ago
Police searching for Airbnb guests suspected of robbing Georgia home

Jersey City passes Airbnb regulations

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop discusses the new regulations on short-term rentals.
5 months ago
Jersey City passes Airbnb regulations

Airbnb CEO says company is banning "party houses"

The company will remove guests who fail to comply, CEO says.
5 months ago

Hot dog fans can relish a stay in the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile with Airbnb

Oscar Mayer is opening the doors to the iconic Wienermobile for guests to book a stay with Airbnb for National Hot Dog Day.
8 months ago
Hot dog fans can relish a stay in the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile thanks to Airbnb

Airbnb to recreate trip from 'Around the World in 80 Days'

Airbnb to recreate trip from 'Around the World in 80 Days' _ for lucky travelers with a few thousand dollars to spend
10 months ago
Airbnb to recreate trip from 'Around the World in 80 Days'

Airbnb launches contest to spend a night at the Louvre

The online hospitality marketplace is offering a night at the Louvre Museum in Paris to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the museum's iconic pyramid.
1 year ago
Airbnb launches contest to spend a night at the Louvre

Airbnb launches competition to spend a night at the Louvre

Airbnb offers competition winners chance to spend one night at the Louvre.
1 year ago
Airbnb launches competition to spend a night at the Louvre

Airbnb customer finds hidden camera in apartment

After a tourist says he came across an alarming discovery at his Miami Airbnb, "GMA" discusses how to protect yourself while on vacation.
1 year ago
Airbnb customer finds hidden camera in apartment

Inside the 1st global anti-Airbnb conference: Huge French fines, NYC raids

Hotel lobbyists and politicians meet at the first global anti-Airbnb conference.
1 year ago
Inside the 1st global anti-Airbnb conference: Huge French fines, NYC raids

Arson suspect wanted for igniting fire to an Airbnb home in Florida

Surveillance footage released by police shows a suspect setting the front door of an Airbnb home on fire as the search for the wanted individual continues in Hollywood, Florida.
1 year ago
Arson suspect wanted for igniting fire to an Airbnb home in Florida

Airbnb guests caught on camera breaking into neighbor's home, police said

Cameras capture four men from Airbnb illegally enter a woman's home.
2 years ago
Airbnb guests caught on camera breaking into neighbor's home, police said

Police video disputes racism claim at Airbnb

Police in California released body-camera footage connected to a controversial stop involving black Airbnb guests who accused the department of racial profiling.
2 years ago
Police video disputes racism claim at Airbnb

Police release bodycam video after black Airbnb guests threaten to sue, alleging racial profiling

Rialto’s police chief defended the department’s response at a news conference.
2 years ago
Police release bodycam video after black Airbnb guests threaten to sue for racism

3 black Airbnb guests who were questioned by cops plan to take legal action against California police department

Three black Airbnb guests are planning to take legal action against the Rialto Police Department in California.
2 years ago
3 black Airbnb guests plan to take legal action against California police department

Airbnb guest accused of throwing wild house party that caused over $18,000 in damages

The walls were dinged, the cabinets were scratched, and shards of glass were strewn through the house, from broken beer bottles, the windows, and the dining room table.
2 years ago
Airbnb guest accused of throwing wild house party that caused over $18,000 in damages

Couple finds hidden camera in Airbnb

Derek Starnes said he and his wife found a camera hidden in the smoke detector of a room they rented through Airbnb in Longboat Key, Florida.
2 years ago
Couple finds hidden camera in Airbnb

Couple finds hidden camera in Florida Airbnb

Airbnb said it is "outraged" by the news.
2 years ago
Couple finds hidden camera in Airbnb

Haunting Airbnb Rentals Around the World for Fall

For Halloween or fall, these rooms and homes might have some spirits.
3 years ago
Haunting Airbnb Rentals Around the World for Fall

Airbnb Offering Rentals for $0 to Those Affected by Hurricane Matthew

The rent-a-room company activated its "Disaster Response Program."
3 years ago
Airbnb Offers Rentals for $0 to Those Affected by Matthew

Airbnb Outlines New Policies to Combat Accusations of Racism

The company published a report on Thursday titled, "Airbnb's Work to Fight Discrimination and Build Inclusion."
4 years ago
Airbnb Outlines New Policies to Combat Accusations of Racism
Airbnb Hires Former US Attorney General Eric Holder