Airbnb Removes 80% of Listings in Japanby Sam Helmy
A few days ago, 80% of Airbnb listings in Japan disappeared. The total number of properties available plummeted from over 62,000 to a meagmeager800. According to the Japan Times, the move comes in response to a new law in Japan as of June 15, 2018.
Airbnb Introduces Roadmap for the Future – Focus on High Endby Sam Helmy
Airbnb for everyone; that is what they’re calling it. Airbnb’s roadmap for the future is a significant focus on the high-end side of its business. The news includes multiple changes; we’re especially excited about the introduction of a loyalty program later in the year.
Airbnb Introduces Split Payment Optionby Sam Helmy
Airbnb has introduced the ability to split your payments for a stay. The new system, called “Pay Less Upfront”, came into effect January 15, 2018. According to the Airbnb press release, the functionality comes in response to the fact that 40% of its customers opted to use this option in testing. Most of those who opted for a split payment also opted to take up higher priced bookings when making a split payment.
Earn 3 SkyMiles for Every Dollar Spent at Airbnbby Sam Helmy
Airbnb and Delta announced their partnership in November 2016, where you could earn SkyMiles when booking stays through DeltaAirbnb.com. Delta has just announced a new promotion with Airbnb that allows you to earn 3 SkyMiles per dollar spent on your stay….
When To Book Airbnb Over A Hotelby Jess Farley
The use of peer-to-peer vacation rentals has exploded over the last decade. It took Marriott 60 years and numerous acquisitions to establish itself as the world’s biggest hotel operator. But in just 9 short years, Airbnb has grown to eclipse the largest global hotel chains in value, and with over 4 million listings, has more rooms available than the top 5 hotel chains combined.