Regulation catches up with innovation – the case of short-term rentals

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has published the first systematic overview of how both national governments and local authorities are addressing and managing new business…..

Australia’s short term rentals boom – and Airbnb captures most of it!

Airbnb seems to have the Australian short term rentals market firmly in its grip, new research highlights. Between Mar-2018 and Feb-2019 Australia’s short-term holiday rental…..

Expedia up its game in short-term rentals as it broadens its accommodation portfolio with acquisition of hospitality startups Pillow and ApartmentJet

It is no surprise to see online travel booking specialist Expedia expand its activity in the short-term rental market after first arriving into that space…..