rear Permanent ban on parties and events With all Airbnb listings in June, the company is stepping up its anti-partisan stance by launching new screening tools in the United States and Canada.
The company’s “anti-party” technology looks at signals such as the history of positive reviews, how long users are on the platform, length of trips, distance to listings, and weekdays to identify potential rule-breakers. is an algorithm that identifies the vs. Weekend Reservations.
Airbnb says the technology is designed to prevent bookings that could result in unauthorized parties. For example, prevent potential rule-breakers from booking an entire property, instead presenting the host with the option to book a single room at a listing physically present on the site, allowing guests to start parties without permission. This new technology is an extension of the company’s existing technology. under 25 years old systemThis will prevent users under the age of 25 with less than 3 positive reviews from booking the entire property.
The company said it has been testing its anti-party algorithm in Australia since last year with positive results.
“A similar variation of this system has been piloted in Australia since October 2021 and has been very effective,” Airbnb wrote in a blog post. We have seen a 35% reduction in incidents involving unlicensed parties.”
2019 onwards, Several people killed at various parties Hosted on Airbnb properties, the company has banned and introduced party houses (properties listed solely to host events). local helpline Report a noisy and disruptive party.The company introduced in August 2020 Indefinite no-party policy during the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to a study released last month by smart home company Vivint, 1 in 5 renters Despite Airbnb’s attempts to curb such events, it violated the no-party rule.
Earnings for the second quarter of 2022, Airbnb said it has registered 103 million nights booked, a record number of bookings during the quarterit also said Expected to achieve record sales despite the recession. This is despite growing consumer complaints over the past few years. higher cleaning fees and other hidden charges make your Airbnb reservation more expensive than it first appears.
Company quietly defended these accusations last year, says it will provide transparency about fees when users book accommodation. It also gives property owners tips on how to keep their cleaning fees reasonable, but adds that it doesn’t enforce hard and fast rules about it.
Report published by globe and mail Airbnb’s suggested booking price was similar to a hotel price per night in Toronto.Data collected by nerd wallet In a survey of 1,000 Airbnb US rental properties in June, 34% of listings had a liquidation fee in the range of 20-30% of the base rate.