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May 13, 2022

Airbnb overhauls site searches with categories of rentals

  • People can search for properties close to a beach or national park, or to an activity like skiing or surfing.
  • SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Airbnb said Wednesday it is overhauling the way that consumers search for rental listings, adding dozens of categories including “chef's kitchens” and “historical homes” to its current listings, which are mostly searched by location.

    The company will also let people book split stays between homes and it promised new protections for renters when listings fall short of advertised promises.


     
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