In Chicago a 2-bedroom Apartment Listed on airbnb Can Generate an Annual Profit of $23,000

How much can you really make on Airbnb?

From Chicago Real Estate Daily, May 15, 2015

A two-bedroom Chicago home rented through Airbnb generates an expected annual profit of $24,175, according to an analysis by SmartAsset, a New York-based financial advice firm. Chicago ranks third in the nation in profitability potential among the 15 cities included in the analysis, after San Diego, at $31,481, and Miami, at $28,696.

Chicago’s expected profit was based on a two-bedroom nightly rate of $184, annual expected revenue of $47,525 and estimated expenses of $23,349.