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Airbnb

Airbnb provides an online platform for listing, searching and booking rental accommodations.

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Timeline

September 19, 2019

Airbnb makes an announcement that is plans to go public in 2020.





September 15, 2019

Airbnb announces that as of 15 September, 2019, hosts have earned more than $80bn sharing their homes and spaces on the company's website.

August 5, 2019

Airbnb announces the acquisition of Urbandoor. 

April 15, 2019

Airbnb completes the acquisition of HotelTonight. 

April 1, 2019

Airbnb invests in Indian start-up OYO's series E funding round

Airbnb has invested in Indian hotel reservation start-up OYO's series E funding round, as it dives deeper into the hotel-booking business.

2011

Airbnb raises $112m from investors in its third funding round.

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Adrian Cleave

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Akbar Thobhani

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Alain Barmaimon

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Alexander Davis

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Allison Bransfield

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Amanda Mulay

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Amy Chiu

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Andres 'Andy' Schabelman

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Andrew Vilcsak

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Ankit Rai

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Ann Montgomery

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Anudeep Makireddi

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Ashley Batz

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Ashton Kutcher

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Ashwin Krishnan

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Avie Tevanian

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Balder

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Barry Kwok

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Beau Haugh

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Benjamin Liese

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Bradford Strickland

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Brent Boone

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Brian Armstrong

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Brian Chesky

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Carly Chamberlain

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Dan Charles
February 24, 2020
NPR.org
An Internet startup that wanted to be a kind of Airbnb for farmland hit a snag in recent weeks: a wave of criticism on social media. Farmer Twitter is angry.
Erin Griffith
February 24, 2020
www.nytimes.com
Layoffs. Shutdowns. Uncertainty. After a decade of prosperity, many hot young companies are facing a reckoning.
Helen Pidd North of England editor
February 21, 2020
the Guardian
The North Laine area of Brighton is a popular location for Airbnb-style lettings. Photograph: BMD Images/Alamy
Steven Morris
February 20, 2020
the Guardian
Woolacombe, in north Devon. Photograph: Jim WIleman/Jim Wileman
Stephen Burgen in Barcelona
February 20, 2020
the Guardian
Plaça Sant Agustí Vell in Barcelona. Photograph: Sarah Davison
James Temperton, WIRED UK
February 16, 2020
Wired
The city has four times more listings than it did four years ago, and many of them violate short-term rental limits.
Reuters Editorial
February 11, 2020
U.S.
Home rentals giant Airbnb Inc swung to a loss for the first nine months of last year as costs climbed sharply, The Wall Street Journal reported https://www.wsj.com/articles/airbnb-swings-to-a-loss-as-costs-climb-ahead-of-ipo-11581443123?mod=searchresults&page=1&pos=1 on Tuesday, citing people close to the company.
Natalie Sherman & Michelle Fleury
February 9, 2020
BBC News
Airbnb is the latest US company to pledge it will serve society. Has the corporate world grown a conscience?
Associated Press
February 7, 2020
Boston Herald
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) -- Lake Placid is a picture-book village in the Adirondack Mountains offering tourists crisp air, pretty peaks, Winter Olympic sites and, lately, a lot more houses to rent for the weekend.
Miriam Katawazi
February 5, 2020
Toronto
Airbnb has announced that it will no longer allow young Canadians to book entire homes after three young men were killed in a shooting at a downtown Toronto party at one of their listings.
BBC News
February 6, 2020
BBC News
The firm will not allow young Canadians to book whole houses following a fatal shooting last week.
Robert Tait
February 1, 2020
the Guardian
The size of crowds that gather in Prague's centre disrupts the lives of residents, the city council says. Photograph: John Elk III/Alamy
Reuters Editorial
January 29, 2020
U.S.
Short-term home rental company Airbnb said on Wednesday it backed calls for a European Union digital regulator after winning a landmark EU case that meant it would be classified as an online platform rather than a property agent.
Associated Press
January 24, 2020
Boston Herald
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (AP) -- The owner of an island home off South Carolina's coast is suing Airbnb, claiming it only reimbursed him for a "fraction" of the damages that a guest who threw a big party did to his home.
Sean Philip Cotter
January 22, 2020
Boston Herald
Airbnb announced a big haul in Massachusetts last year, with local hosts pulling in hundreds of millions of dollars through the short-term rental company -- though the suburbs are following Boston's lead in regulating the expanding market. Quincy, Milton, Brookline, Revere and Everett are each considering regulations on short-term rentals, which would nearly complete a [...]
Sarah Butler
January 18, 2020
the Guardian
Borgo de Nor's Lima-sequinned dress for rent at My Wardrobe HQ at £89 for seven days. That's 10% of the £895 RRP. Photograph: PR
January 17, 2020
www.nytimes.com
The home-rental company plans to consider the needs of more than just investors in its corporate governance -- and will factor them into employee pay, too.
Craig Simpson
January 3, 2020
The Telegraph
Weekend breaks and sunny getaways are ideal ways to relax, let off steam, and perhaps snap a few indulgent selfies in exotic locations.
Julia Carrie Wong in Oakland
December 26, 2019
the Guardian
Facebook scaled. Uber scaled. YouTube scaled. Airbnb scaled. Amazon scaled. Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP via Getty Images
Michele Sinner
December 19, 2019
U.S.
U.S. homesharing site Airbnb on Thursday won its battle to remain exempt from onerous European property regulations, as the EU's top court ruled it was an online platform and not a property agent.
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