September 5, 2023

New York City’s 'De Facto Ban' on Airbnb

by The Journal

Airbnb listings in New York City are disappearing as the city cracks down on short-term rentals as a way to address its housing shortage. As of today, it will now enforce some of the toughest laws in the nation around short-term rentals. WSJ's Allison Pohle unpacks what's happening and why other big cities are taking note.

Further Reading:

-Airbnb Hosts and Guests Scramble as New York Begins Crackdown 

-Airbnb Fights New NYC Short-Term Rental Requirements 

Further Listening:

-Why Airbnb is Letting Employees Work Anywhere 

-How Airbnb Deals With Crime 

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