About airbnb’s $20 Billion Valuation

Airbnb And The Problem Of Data From the Tech Crunch, June 11, 2015 Ultimately, how San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York and other economically prosperous and land-constrained cities decide to regulate Airbnb will impact how much the company can grow its inventory in its most lucrative markets. While Los Angeles city council members are currently considering new rules, New York Mayor […]

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airbnb Faces Business Challenges

Airbnb Business, Challenges Keep Growing From Investors.com, February 27, 2015 If Airbnb executives were to fail in the nascent shared-hospitality industry, they might have enough hard-won experience in government relations and trust-building to start a chain of neighborhood nuclear power plants. Many of the 34,000 municipalities, in 190 nations, with Airbnb hosts are debating how […]

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Is airbnb Really Worth $10 Billion?

Airbnb squatters expose ‘sharing economy’ hype Insight: Will condo controversy affect rental service’s valuation? From the Wall Street Journal, August 5, 2014 It’s a bit mind-boggling that Airbnb, fraught as it is with legal issues, is valued so highly, although admiteddly $10 billion is the new $1 billion valuation for hot startups in the current […]

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