Party's Over: Airbnb Pursues Legal Action, Bans Booking Guest For Life After North Dallas House TrashedAirbnb will pursue legal action against the booking guest of a recent disruptive party where guests trashed a North Dallas rental.
Debate Over Short-Term Rentals To Heat Up At Dallas City Hall WednesdayOn Wednesday, May 5, the Dallas City Council will hear from the public about what they think in a hearing scheduled for 1:00 p.m.
Airbnb Bans Unauthorized Parties In Texas During Fourth Of JulyNow more than a year into the pandemic, Airbnb is thinking ahead, to summer, by announcing a block on 1-night reservations during the Fourth Of July weekend of entire home listings in Texas.
Homeowners Urge Dallas Leaders To Push Back On Short-Term RentalsThe city has been considering regulations for more than a year and looked at new options this week.
7-Eleven Offering All-Night Airbnb Gaming Experience At New 'Evolution' Store In TexasIt's a gamers dream -- Irving-based 7-Eleven is teaming up with Airbnb to offer a sleepover Game-All-Night Experience. A few lucky North Texans will get a private stay at a new luxury evolution store before it debuts to the public.
Airbnb Cites 'Public Health' For Crackdown On New Year's Party HousesAirbnb is cracking down on so-called “party houses” this New Year’s Eve. The goal is to prevent large groups from using rentals to ring in 2021 and contribute to the spread of COVID-19.
Short-Term Rental Market Exploding In Metroplex, Roiling Some CitiesWhen it comes to booking vacations, short-term rentals can offer chic accommodations at an affordable price, but some North Texas residents say that convenience comes with consequences.
Better Business Bureau Issues Warning To Watch Out For Fake Vacation Rental ListingsWhether you're using Facebook, Airbnb or VRBO, consumers should report any suspicious listings.
30,000 Texans Shared Their Homes To Travelers Last Year: 'It's Been Good Extra Income'During 2018 in Dallas, the number of people using Airbnbs increased 70 percent from 2017 accordingly to company.
Hurst City Council Bans Short-Term RentalsAfter hearing from about two dozen neighbors complaining, the Hurst City Council banned leases that last for less than 30 days, essentially a ban on services like Airbnb.
Grapevine City Council Says Short-Term Rental Houses Already BannedA ban on short-term vacation rentals in Grapevine was up for discussion at a city council meeting Tuesday evening. However, officials announced at that meeting that those rental homes are already banned in the city.
Airbnb Launches Local Tours In NYC With Sarah Jessica ParkerAirbnb is launching local tours and other experiences in New York City this week, with one listing promising "an unforgettable shoe-shopping experience" led by a New Yorker whose bio describes her as "an actor, producer, businesswoman ... and a proud New Yorker."
The Airbnb Of Cars Is Here, Allowing Owners To Rent Out Their VehiclesThe new app used in Chicago and Evanston is called Getaround.
5 Non-Traditional Holiday Vacation IdeasFive recommendations for getting away on a nontraditional holiday vacation
"Fixer Upper" Clients Cash Out By Renting Their HomesChip and Joanna Gaines have caught the attention of viewers everywhere with their HGTV cable television series Fixer Upper, which documents the couple renovating homes for clients in Waco.