The venture, which scrapes publicly obtainable knowledge from Airbnb’s web site, was based by activist and artist Murray Cox and has seen contributions by knowledge journalists and researchers.
As Statista’s Florian Zandt shows in the chart below, primarily based on InaspectAirbnb knowledge, fashionable vacationer spots do not all the time have the best quantity of rental listings per 1,000 inhabitants.
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As we detailed beforehand, New York City, for instance, just lately handed Local Law 18, which requires short-term rental companies to register with town, limits company per property to 2 and requires the homeowners to stay within the house they’re renting out. In observe, this scales again a booming business model rivaling hotels to an approximation of a paid model of conventional sofa browsing.
A lawsuit by Airbnb to stop the legislation was dismissed in August. Interestingly, New York City solely has a density of 4.9 Airbnb listings per 1,000 residents.
Another scorching spot for home vacationers that just lately made the information because of devastating wildfires, the island state of Hawaii, ranks a lot greater compared. On all the islands mixed, the ratio of listings by 1,000 inhabitants stands at 22.4. Other fashionable vacationer locations analyzed embrace Los Angeles (11.4 listings per 1,000 inhabitants), Broward County (9.1), San Francisco (8.5) and Clark County, which incorporates Las Vegas (6.9).
While InaspectAirbnb offers particulars of the prevalence of Airbnb listings in chosen cities and areas, it may solely present a part of the entire image. The general significance of the U.S. marketplace for Airbnb could be seen within the firm’s monetary outcomes. In 2022, $4.2 billion of the holiday rental supplier’s whole income of $8.4 billion was generated in North America, $3.9 billion of which was within the United States. The EMEA area was accountable for $2.9 billion, whereas the corporate generated $643 million and $622 million in Latin America and Asia-Pacific, respectively.