Fairbnb Featured Story

Are Airbnbs driving up your rent?

Airbnb listings, especially “commercial listings” by hosts who own multiple properties, mean fewer homes people can live in for the long term. That can cause city-wide ripple-effects on rent increases, according to a new study from the DC Working Families Party…

Emails to Emanuel raise questions about dozens of possible lobbying violations

Mayor Rahm Emanuel‘s personal email accounts have served as a private avenue of influence where executives and investors sought favorable action from City Hall, raising questions about whether some of the messages crossed the line into lobbying and violated the city’s ethics law, the Chicago Tribune has found…

The Newsroom

Airbnb says it should pay the same in tax, not more, than hotels

Are Airbnbs driving up your rent?

Airbnb Doesn’t Want the Law to Apply to Them

Support our campaign

Are you concerned about ghost hotels, disruptive short-term rentals or the loss of affordable housing stock in your neighbourhood? Join our campaign and become a supporter of the coalition.

I'm in.