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# airbnb - Thursday 24 December, 2020

Let's regulate short-term let platforms like Airbnb before tourism kicks back in, says housing minister
# Interview
# Interview

Let's regulate short-term let platforms like Airbnb before tourism kicks back in, says housing minister

Dec 24th 2020, 6:30 PM 23,267 Views 31 Comments

Housing and tourism departments are in discussions about platform regulations.

# airbnb - Sunday 12 July, 2020

State plans to buy up Airbnb properties, says Housing Minister
# Interview
# Interview

State plans to buy up Airbnb properties, says Housing Minister

Jul 12th 2020, 12:05 AM 75,847 Views 101 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview, the minister said his department is drawing up a detailed submission which will seek to acquire properties.

# airbnb - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Victims of domestic violence to be offered temporary and free accommodation by Airbnb
# Safe Ireland
# Safe Ireland

Victims of domestic violence to be offered temporary and free accommodation by Airbnb

Jun 25th 2020, 7:40 AM 8,599 Views 13 Comments

Safe Ireland and Women’s Aid are partnering with Airbnb to help domestic violence survivors.

# airbnb - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Airbnb confirms almost 1,900 job losses - 25% of all staff
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Airbnb confirms almost 1,900 job losses - 25% of all staff

May 5th 2020, 9:16 PM 32,636 Views 50 Comments

Several hundred people are employed by the company in Dublin.

# airbnb - Monday 18 November, 2019

Airbnb signs 'landmark' €453m deal with the Olympics
# Accommodation
From The42
# Accommodation

Airbnb signs 'landmark' €453m deal with the Olympics

Nov 18th 2019, 4:05 PM 8,367 Views 2 Comments

IOC President Thomas Bach says the partnership will bring the Games into ‘the digital age’.

# airbnb - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Airbnb to verify all listings on platform by end of 2020 following US house party shooting
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Airbnb to verify all listings on platform by end of 2020 following US house party shooting

Nov 7th 2019, 7:02 AM 11,071 Views 7 Comments

This comes after five people were killed in a Halloween party shooting at a rented Airbnb property in the US.

# airbnb - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Airbnb vows to ban 'party houses' in wake of Halloween shooting at rented US property
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Airbnb vows to ban 'party houses' in wake of Halloween shooting at rented US property

Nov 3rd 2019, 7:16 AM 20,720 Views 8 Comments

Five people were killed in a Halloween party shooting in the San Francisco suburb of Orinda.

# airbnb - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Just 8 'change of use' planning applications submitted to Dublin City Council
# Housing
# Housing

Just 8 'change of use' planning applications submitted to Dublin City Council

Aug 10th 2019, 6:30 AM 14,500 Views 9 Comments

The council has received 140 exemption applications to the new rules since they came into play a month ago.

# airbnb - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Dublin City Council need to 'aggressively go after' properties breaching new short-term let laws
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Dublin City Council need to 'aggressively go after' properties breaching new short-term let laws

Aug 7th 2019, 6:10 AM 18,230 Views 35 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Eoin Ó Broin says Minister Shane Ross does not hold responsibility for regulating Airbnb.

# airbnb - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Majority of revenue on Airbnb comes from rentals which will be hit by new laws
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Majority of revenue on Airbnb comes from rentals which will be hit by new laws

Jun 30th 2019, 10:00 PM 46,620 Views 85 Comments

Data scraped from site shows widespread use of ‘domestic’ units as short-term lets.

# airbnb - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

'The chance of getting caught is very small': The uphill battle to police Ireland's new Airbnb rules
# Short-term Lets
# Short-term Lets

'The chance of getting caught is very small': The uphill battle to police Ireland's new Airbnb rules

Jun 11th 2019, 12:05 AM 37,120 Views 66 Comments

Councils are already struggling to crack down on many unauthorised short-term lets after fielding hundreds of complaints from locals.

# airbnb - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Poll: Should the introduction of new short-term letting laws to regulate Airbnb be postponed?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should the introduction of new short-term letting laws to regulate Airbnb be postponed?

Apr 17th 2019, 9:38 AM 25,468 Views 88 Comments

New laws regulating companies such as Airbnb come into effect from 1 July.

Airbnb is urging hosts to contact politicians to ask for a 'grace period' in new laws
# New Rules
# New Rules

Airbnb is urging hosts to contact politicians to ask for a 'grace period' in new laws

Apr 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 18,083 Views 70 Comments

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy has asked politicians not to take heed to representations made to them calling for a delay.

# airbnb - Friday 12 April, 2019

Airbnb says new laws are 'unenforceable' but minister says locals know the short-term let on their street
# Short-term Let
# Short-term Let

Airbnb says new laws are 'unenforceable' but minister says locals know the short-term let on their street

Apr 12th 2019, 8:30 PM 32,890 Views 52 Comments

The minister said neighbours see the wheelie suitcases going in and out of properties at all hours.

# airbnb - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Radon testing, longer notice periods and Statewide rent pressure zone: TDs table changes to new rent laws
# Rent Legislation
# Rent Legislation

Radon testing, longer notice periods and Statewide rent pressure zone: TDs table changes to new rent laws

Apr 11th 2019, 7:15 AM 9,641 Views 32 Comments

The government also wants to increase the notice periods for tenants, as well as laying down new rules for short-term lets, such as AirBnb.

# airbnb - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Airbnb reverses decision to ban listings from West Bank settlements
# Israel
# Israel

Airbnb reverses decision to ban listings from West Bank settlements

Apr 10th 2019, 9:05 PM 7,973 Views 24 Comments

The move came as a result of multiple lawsuits being filed by hosts against the company.

# airbnb - Friday 5 April, 2019

Airbnb apologises after family finds camera hidden in smoke alarm in Cork home
# Holidays
# Holidays

Airbnb apologises after family finds camera hidden in smoke alarm in Cork home

Apr 5th 2019, 6:02 PM 48,194 Views 40 Comments

The companysaid that its original handling of this incident did not meet its own standards.

# airbnb - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Calls for Booking.com to follow Airbnb's move to remove Israeli West Bank settlement listings
# West Bank
# West Bank

Calls for Booking.com to follow Airbnb's move to remove Israeli West Bank settlement listings

Updated Nov 20th 2018, 9:08 PM 17,654 Views 74 Comments

Israel strongly denounced Airbnb’s decision and threatened legal action against the company.

# airbnb - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Explainer: What will the new Airbnb laws mean for homeowners and landlords?
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Explainer: What will the new Airbnb laws mean for homeowners and landlords?

Oct 25th 2018, 11:04 AM 68,887 Views 115 Comments

The much-anticipated regulations will come into force in June 2019 in areas with high housing demand.

Poll: Do you book accommodation on platforms like Airbnb?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you book accommodation on platforms like Airbnb?

Oct 25th 2018, 8:54 AM 23,419 Views 50 Comments

New home-sharing regulations are set to kick in next year.

Tough new Airbnb laws will ban short-term lets by landlords and introduce 90-day cap
# Revealed
# Revealed

Tough new Airbnb laws will ban short-term lets by landlords and introduce 90-day cap

Oct 25th 2018, 12:01 AM 50,771 Views 156 Comments

The much-anticipated regulations will come into force in June 2019 in areas with high housing demand.

# airbnb - Sunday 30 September, 2018

New Airbnb rules will return housing units back to long-term rentals
# Housing
# Housing

New Airbnb rules will return housing units back to long-term rentals

Sep 30th 2018, 1:00 PM 60,123 Views 79 Comments

Rental caps and a new licensing system are due to be announced next week.

# airbnb - Friday 7 September, 2018

New Airbnb regulations aim to get housing units back on the market quickly
# Short-term Lets
# Short-term Lets

New Airbnb regulations aim to get housing units back on the market quickly

Sep 7th 2018, 6:30 AM 35,899 Views 76 Comments

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy said Ireland’s new rules will be similar to those introduced in Toronto.

# airbnb - Sunday 19 August, 2018

AirBnb lobbied officials 49 times in two years on crackdown plan
# Rental Crisis
# Rental Crisis

AirBnb lobbied officials 49 times in two years on crackdown plan

Aug 19th 2018, 4:00 PM 23,551 Views 53 Comments

With Dublin rent now averaging €500 above the boomtime figure, pressure is mounting on Minister Eoghan Murphy to act.

# airbnb - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Airbnb accused of turning villages into 'holiday resorts' as it reveals 640,000 Irish summer visitors
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Airbnb accused of turning villages into 'holiday resorts' as it reveals 640,000 Irish summer visitors

Aug 15th 2018, 6:10 AM 31,749 Views 52 Comments

The company claims that Airbnb visitors will contribute €57 million to the Irish economy this summer.

# airbnb - Thursday 31 May, 2018

'The standards are questionable': B&Bs say cheaper Airbnb rivals may damage the sector
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

'The standards are questionable': B&Bs say cheaper Airbnb rivals may damage the sector

May 31st 2018, 1:52 PM 1,074 Views 2 Comments

Two in five operators say the site contributed to a drop in business so far this year.

# airbnb - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Ireland’s mooted Airbnb ‘licensing’ scheme would only be rolled out in Dublin
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Ireland’s mooted Airbnb ‘licensing’ scheme would only be rolled out in Dublin

Apr 15th 2018, 6:15 AM 29,696 Views 34 Comments

If the government goes down the route of a licensing scheme, it would not mean a roll out of blanket rules across the country.

# airbnb - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

7 things that will only make sense if you're a devoted Airbnb user
# Airbnb Devotee
From The Daily Edge
# Airbnb Devotee

7 things that will only make sense if you're a devoted Airbnb user

Mar 21st 2018, 8:53 AM 3,736 Views 0 Comments

Bonus points if they leave beer for you.

# airbnb - Saturday 3 March, 2018

'What used to be low-rent areas will stay high now': How Airbnb is 'worsening crisis' in some Dublin areas
# Rent
# Rent

'What used to be low-rent areas will stay high now': How Airbnb is 'worsening crisis' in some Dublin areas

Mar 3rd 2018, 6:05 AM 38,464 Views 62 Comments

While certainly not the cause of the housing crisis, campaigners say legislation is needed to prevent it exacerbating the problem further.

# airbnb - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

The most lusted-after Airbnb in Ireland is an actual castle in Galway
# Airbnb
From The Daily Edge
# Airbnb

The most lusted-after Airbnb in Ireland is an actual castle in Galway

Dec 13th 2017, 8:26 AM 12,741 Views 0 Comments

Eh, wow.

# airbnb - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Councils to clamp down on Airbnb use due to potential 'negative impact' on rental sector
# Renting
# Renting

Councils to clamp down on Airbnb use due to potential 'negative impact' on rental sector

Oct 26th 2017, 3:25 PM 21,346 Views 59 Comments

A letter sent to local authorities states owners should not be allowed to rent their properties for more than five nights in a row.

# airbnb - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

8 dreamy Irish Airbnb rentals you'll want to hibernate in this winter
# No Noise Please
From The Daily Edge
# No Noise Please

8 dreamy Irish Airbnb rentals you'll want to hibernate in this winter

Oct 25th 2017, 9:00 PM 11,758 Views 0 Comments

Live the secluded life you dream of.

# airbnb - Thursday 12 October, 2017

14 of the most unique Airbnb properties in Ireland
# Airbnb
From The Daily Edge
# Airbnb

14 of the most unique Airbnb properties in Ireland

Oct 12th 2017, 8:00 AM 71,885 Views 2 Comments

A bit more exciting than a hotel.

# airbnb - Friday 6 October, 2017

Poll: Should homes listed on Airbnb be registered with local councils?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should homes listed on Airbnb be registered with local councils?

Oct 6th 2017, 10:00 AM 17,941 Views 60 Comments

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy previously said a new licensing system may be needed to “properly regulate” the home-sharing market.

# airbnb - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

People letting homes on Airbnb may need licence under new proposals
# Demand And Supply
# Demand And Supply

People letting homes on Airbnb may need licence under new proposals

Sep 19th 2017, 8:08 PM 35,139 Views 55 Comments

Concerns have been raised about the effect home-sharing is having on the rental market.

# airbnb - Thursday 14 September, 2017

WIN: A special overnight trip to experience Culture Night in Limerick, Mayo or Wexford
# Competition
# Competition

WIN: A special overnight trip to experience Culture Night in Limerick, Mayo or Wexford

Sep 14th 2017, 2:20 PM 13,135 Views 12 Comments

We have three trips to give away – one to each location, all of which include a curated Culture Night trail.

# airbnb - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Donald Trump's childhood home is up on Airbnb for €636-a-night
# Live Like A Trump
# Live Like A Trump

Donald Trump's childhood home is up on Airbnb for €636-a-night

Aug 13th 2017, 10:30 AM 24,103 Views 23 Comments

There’s a cardboard cutout of the US President in one of the rooms.

# airbnb - Sunday 30 July, 2017

7 of the swankiest (and most expensive) Dublin gaffs on Airbnb
# I'm So Fancy
From The Daily Edge
# I'm So Fancy

7 of the swankiest (and most expensive) Dublin gaffs on Airbnb

Jul 30th 2017, 6:58 PM 11,379 Views 3 Comments

Welcome to my crib.

# airbnb - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'One word says it all. Asian': Racist Airbnb host forced to pay fine
# California
# California

'One word says it all. Asian': Racist Airbnb host forced to pay fine

Jul 15th 2017, 7:30 PM 31,337 Views 34 Comments

The woman has agreed to attend a course in American-Asian relations.

# airbnb - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Airbnb in the hot seat as it tells TDs the service is not making the housing crisis worse
# Long-term Lets
# Long-term Lets

Airbnb in the hot seat as it tells TDs the service is not making the housing crisis worse

Jun 28th 2017, 4:58 PM 12,259 Views 62 Comments

Representatives from Airbnb addressed the Oireachtas Committee on Housing earlier today.

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