Showing Results for tag: Airbnb

Airbnb valuation hits $100 billion after IPO

News Story / 11 December 2020

US: Airbnb has achieved a post-initial public offering [IPO] valuation of circa US$100 billion, marking a huge rise from the $47 billion at the IPO offering price and the $42 billion figure that was initially forecasted earlier this week.

Domio co-founders resign following Airbnb investigation

News Story / 28 September 2020

US: Aparthotel brand Domio cofounders Jay Roberts [CEO] and Adrian Lam [chief strategy officer] have resigned with immediate effect, following an investigation by Airbnb over alleged malpractice and violation of its trust and safety standards.

Airbnb bars Domio accounts over standard violation allegations

News Story / 24 August 2020

US: Short-term rental and aparthotel hospitality brand, Domio, has been accused of allegedly violating Airbnb’s trust and safety standards, which have prompted Airbnb to suspend the startup’s host accounts and listings for the foreseeable future.

Descent beckons towards the new reality

Feature / 12 May 2020

Sean Worker of T5 Strategies offers his thoughts on the view from the Covid peak and how to successfully negotiate the imminent descent.

What next for Airbnb?

Feature / 04 May 2020

The effects of the coronavirus pandemic have been felt keenly across the hospitality sector, but nowhere more so than at Airbnb. SAN editor George Sell looks at how it has been affected and the potential implications for the serviced apartment sector.

Airbnb sues Hernandez over Niido deal

News Story / 03 February 2020

US: Airbnb has filed a lawsuit against NGD Homesharing and its CEO Harvey Hernandez, claiming it stole funds and made unauthorised loans to other companies.

AirAgents rebranded as Nestor to reflect broader offer

News Story / 27 November 2019

UK: AirAgents, previously a London Airbnb property management company, has rebranded as Nestor to reflect its evolving and expanding business and services in the B2B short-stay sector.

Airbnb leads Lyric funding round

News Story / 18 April 2019

US: San Francisco-based apartment provider Lyric has raised $160 million in a Series B financing and debt financing led by Airbnb.

Larry Korman: making places from spaces

Feature / 01 February 2019

Larry Korman, co-CEO of Korman Communities and president of AKA, talks to SAN about luxury serviced residences, Airbnb and mixed-use development.

KeyNest closes second funding round

News Story / 08 November 2017

UK: KeyNest, a network of key exchange points for Airbnb hosts, serviced accommodation providers and lettings agents, has announced the closing of its second funding round.

Airbnb expands Concur partnership

News Story / 17 July 2017

US: Airbnb is expanding its existing partnership with business travel expense management company Concur.

Airdna launches rental hotspot app

News Story / 09 January 2017

US: Airdna has launched Investment Explorer, a web app aimed at showing investors the most profitable locations for rental properties.

Airbnb tops brand advocacy poll

News Story / 19 December 2016

UK: YouGov’s latest BrandIndex research shows that Airbnb customers are the strongest advocates of any brand

Dubai Tourism partners with Airbnb

News Story / 19 May 2016

UAE: Dubai tourism has signed an agreement with Airbnb “to help to grow and diversify the emirate’s tourism sector”.

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