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AI predicts Airbnb prices with 69% accuracy

"One needn’t be an oracle to forecast Airbnb listings prices — AI models fed customer reviews and rental features will do the trick."

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Expedia Still Has High Hopes for a Vrbo Bounce — Next Year

"When Expedia Group acquired HomeAway, now renamed Vrbo, in 2015, officials obviously knew they weren’t getting an Airbnb. Still, they may have obtained less than they bargained for because the journey so far has been very bumpy."

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NoiseAware Announces New Partnership with Booking.com

"NoiseAware has announced a new partnership with Booking.com that will provide Booking.com partners listing homes, apartments and other unique places to stay with NoiseAware's smart home noise detection technology at their property."

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Guest Behavior is a Key Part of the Lux Hospitality Equation

"Luxury travelers often deconstruct what goes into the makings of great hospitality. It’s also necessary, however, to ask what is required of guests so that they hold up their end of the bargain."

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8 Myths About Short-Term Rentals

"Globally, the short-term rental supply listed on major Online Travel Agencies grew 33% from 2017 to 2018 to reach a total of 7.1Mn properties."

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New hotel and homesharing hybrid creates investment vehicle for Airbnb

"A pair of new developments in downtown Austin and Miami hopes to create a new hybrid hotel and condo model that allows owners to buy into a large property specifically designed for renting out on Airbnb."

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Airbnb now offers exorbitantly expensive home rentals as part of new luxury push

"Airbnb is expanding its rental options today to include some of the priciest and most luxurious accommodations on the planet. The new tier [is] called Airbnb Luxe..."

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