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Short Term Rentalz reports Sentral and Airbnb join forces for home-sharing programme

From Short Term Rentalz: US: Denver-based flexible living residential brand Sentral has announced a partnership with Airbnb to allow its residents in select US states to host their apartments exclusively on the latter. After launching officially...

Top Airbnb story from Short Term Rentalz: Airbnb names Amazon’s Carney as global head of policy and comms

From Short Term Rentalz: US: Airbnb has announced the appointment of Jay Carney, senior vice president of global corporate affairs at Amazon and former White House press secretary for President Barack Obama, as its new...

Hold Airbnb responsible: Gebbia steps back from Airbnb but will remain on board

From Short Term Rentalz: US: Writing in a public letter, Airbnb co-founder Joe Gebbia has announced that he is stepping back from his full-time operating role at the home-sharing company to spend more time with...

Take action against Airbnb: Airbnb sanctioned by Russia over alleged data storage violations

From Short Term Rentalz: Russia: Airbnb, along with video streaming service Twitch, social media service Pinterest and supply chain management company United Parcel Service , have all been sanctioned by Russia’s communications regulator, Roskomnadzor, for...

Parties are over on Airbnb as company enforces permanent ban, warns Short Term Rentalz

From Short Term Rentalz: Worldwide: Airbnb has announced that it will make its ban on parties at its listings a permanent policy after seeing a steep drop in unauthorised gatherings since implementing temporary restrictions on...

Ember raises $17.4m in round led by PayPal co-founder, according to Short Term Rentalz

From Short Term Rentalz: US: Real estate proptech company Ember has raised $17.4 million in a financing round led by venture capitalist Peter Thiel, a co-founder of PayPal and early investor in Facebook. The firm aims...

Latest Airbnb customer news: Etsy and Airbnb partner to reveal the “art of hosting”

From Short Term Rentalz: US: Airbnb and global e-commerce marketplace Etsy have announced a collaboration to unveil the “art of hosting”, a new curated collection of homeware items, all made by Etsy sellers. Featuring items made...

Hold Expedia responsible: Expedia appoints new CTO and brand president in major restructuring

From Short Term Rentalz: US: Expedia Group has announced the appointment of Rathi Murthy as the company’s chief technology officer and president of Expedia Services, and Jon Gieselman as the company’s president of Expedia Brands....

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Airbnb headlines: Airbnb introduces new anti-party tech tool; here’s how it works

From 9to5Mac: In June, Airbnb announced that its temporary ban on parties due to the pandemic was going to become...

Take action against Airbnb: Airbnb is rolling out ‘new anti-party technology’ in North America

From The Verge: Airbnb is testing new “anti-party technology” in the US and Canada as it attempts to enforce a...

Take action against Airbnb: Airbnb Rolling Out New Screening Tools To Stop Parties

From News On 6: Airbnb says it will use new methods to spot and block people who try to use...