This week Planetizen published my deep dive into the data on Airbnb listings. There was so much rancor about the short-term-rental service, and so little data, I wanted to make a contribution.
Since the focus in public discussion was the idea that short-term-rentals might be talking long-term-rentals out of market availability, I focused on the longevity of Airbnb listings. What I found was that tons of people try hosting, but not many stick with it….
Check out the full piece, including my interpretation for planners, here.