Portland City Council Questions airbnb Lobbyist — Will airbnb Step Up to the Plate?

David Owen of airbnb Testifies Before Portland City Council December 18, 2014 Note: Click on the link above and move ahead to 126 minutes to hear David Owen’s testimony and questioning by City Council members. The earlier portion of the video includes testimony from Portland’s Revenue Department regarding tax collection and the Bureau of Development […]

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airbnb Seeks Busiess Travelers Who Want (Often Illegal) Urban Vacation Rentals

Airbnb is courting entrepreneurs and shunning corporate road warriors From Quartz, October 15, 2014 Privately owned apartments and houses are increasingly being seen as a¬†cheaper, more spacious options for employees on the road. This summer, corporate travel and expense administrator Concur Technologies¬†expanded its booking options to include listings from Airbnb, the most prominent of the […]

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