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Business Travel Redefined: How Airbnb is catering for the modern corporate traveller

Jakub Wasielak
Sept. 13, 2016
<p>It has long since been a platform for the adventurous leisure traveller, but now Airbnb is seeking a new type of clientele – business travellers.</p>

It has long since been a platform for the adventurous leisure traveller, but now Airbnb is seeking a new type of clientele – business travellers.

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Host Top Tip - Simple Signs

Jakub Wasielak
Sept. 9, 2016
<p>When you stay at a hotel, finding your way around is a non-issue. Hotel layouts are alarmingly similar, and a new guest can arrive knowing that it will be easy to find everything they need – from the bathroom to the hair dryer.</p>

When you stay at a hotel, finding your way around is a non-issue. Hotel layouts are alarmingly similar, and a new guest can arrive knowing that it will be easy to find everything they need – from the bathroom to the hair dryer.

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The growth of Airbnb: Why more and more homeowners are joining the service each year

Jakub Wasielak
Sept. 8, 2016
<p>With over 1.5 million listings in 190 countries, Airbnb is set to become one of the most disruptive forces the industry has encountered. But why are homeowners crazy about sharing their space with strangers?</p>

With over 1.5 million listings in 190 countries, Airbnb is set to become one of the most disruptive forces the industry has encountered. But why are homeowners crazy about sharing their space with strangers?

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Top tips to account for Airbnb income

Jakub Wasielak
May 27, 2016
<p>Making sure you accurately account for the income from your Airbnb property is extremely important. In recent years the laws have changed regarding expenses you can claim against and which property improvements you can offset tax for.</p>

Making sure you accurately account for the income from your Airbnb property is extremely important. In recent years the laws have changed regarding expenses you can claim against and which property improvements you can offset tax for.

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Airsorted’s Launch into the Scottish Capital

Jakub Wasielak
April 25, 2016
<p>Today marks the official launch of Airsorted in Edinburgh. Whilst we may have been working away behind the scenes since early February – sorting the logistics, finding cleaners, linen companies and handy men, today is the day we cut the red ribbon and officially open the Edinburgh Airsorted doors to all! We admit we do have a small head start (we managed to bring 20 hosts and their homes on board prior to our official launch!) and such is the enthusiasm from the local residents we expect Edinburgh to be an incredibly successful city and one instrumental to our growth.</p>

Today marks the official launch of Airsorted in Edinburgh. Whilst we may have been working away behind the scenes since early February – sorting the logistics, finding cleaners, linen companies and handy men, today is the day we cut the red ribbon and officially open the Edinburgh Airsorted doors to all! We admit we do have a small head start (we managed to bring 20 hosts and their homes on board prior to our official launch!) and such is the enthusiasm from the local residents we expect Edinburgh to be an incredibly successful city and one instrumental to our growth.

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How London made it onto the podium of ‘most popular Airbnb cities’.

Jakub Wasielak
April 20, 2016
<p>Since launching in 2008, Airbnb has grown to 60 million users worldwide, with London firmly placed at the forefront. With 640,000 hosts spread throughout 34,000 cities in 190 countries around the world, the sharing economy is well and truly booming.</p>

Since launching in 2008, Airbnb has grown to 60 million users worldwide, with London firmly placed at the forefront. With 640,000 hosts spread throughout 34,000 cities in 190 countries around the world, the sharing economy is well and truly booming.

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Self Starters ‘Tax Break’ Will Further Boost the UK Sharing Market

Jakub Wasielak
March 22, 2016
<p>The UK’s sharing economy is set to benefit hugely from the Chancellor’s new plans to further cut the tax bill to the thousands of ‘self starters’ who currently share their homes.</p>

The UK’s sharing economy is set to benefit hugely from the Chancellor’s new plans to further cut the tax bill to the thousands of ‘self starters’ who currently share their homes.

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How to take the best photos for your Airbnb property

Jakub Wasielak
May 27, 2015
<p>Pictures are possibly the most important element of any Airbnb listing. They bring your property to life and can ultimately be the decisive factor for potential guests. These are our top tips for nailing your photoshoot.</p>

Pictures are possibly the most important element of any Airbnb listing. They bring your property to life and can ultimately be the decisive factor for potential guests. These are our top tips for nailing your photoshoot.

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10 Purchases Airbnb Hosts Should Make

Jakub Wasielak
May 19, 2015
<p>The pressure to be well-stocked and ultra-prepared before welcoming your first Airbnb guests can be overwhelming. So much so that essential items can go forgotten in a flurry of oversight and panic. To help out, we’ve put together our definitive list of small purchases that will make a big difference to your guests’ stay.</p>

The pressure to be well-stocked and ultra-prepared before welcoming your first Airbnb guests can be overwhelming. So much so that essential items can go forgotten in a flurry of oversight and panic. To help out, we’ve put together our definitive list of small purchases that will make a big difference to your guests’ stay.

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The Airbnb Checklist: what to remember before listing your property

Jakub Wasielak
May 15, 2015
<p>Think you’re ready to start hosting on Airbnb? Think again. There are tons of things to look out for when listing your property, so we put together this Airbnb Checklist to make sure you don&rsquo;t miss a thing.</p>

Think you’re ready to start hosting on Airbnb? Think again. There are tons of things to look out for when listing your property, so we put together this Airbnb Checklist to make sure you don’t miss a thing.

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