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AP- Airbnb critics say blocked law would save housing NYC units

NEW YORK (AP) — A new report from critics of Airbnb and other home-sharing platforms claims New York City could lose nearly 11,000 housing units if new regulations on the companies don’t go forward. A federal judge this month blocked a New York City law that would have subjected Airbnb and HomeAway to reveal detailed […]

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NBC New York- Airbnb Critics Say Blocked Law Would Save About 11,000 Housing NYC Units

A new report from critics of Airbnb and other home-sharing platforms claims New York City could lose nearly 11,000 housing units if new regulations on the companies don’t go forward.

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01/24/2019
WCBS 880- Report Claims Airbnb Has Negative Impact On NYC Housing Supply

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Airbnb is pushing back against a new report that shows it’s had a negative impact on the city’s housing supply. According to the report from Share Better, around two-thirds of all short-term rental activity in New York City is illegal. “New York Actually has some of the strongest laws on short […]

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Politico- Report: Airbnb will continue to affect rental market without new city law

As Airbnb continues to increase its New York footprint, a new study estimates the city is on track to lose over a thousand housing units to the short-term rental market over the next year… That adds to the 9,000 housing units the report says have already become unavailable since the company began operating in New […]

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Times Union- Airbnb critics say blocked law would save housing NYC units

The groups New York Communities for Change and Tenants PAC issued a report on Tuesday that analyzed government and rental data. It found that without the law, 10,800 units could be diverted for use as short-term rentals.