Cities across Europe unite to demand tougher rules for Airbnb rentals

Cities across Europe unite to demand tougher rules for Airbnb rentals

An alliance of 22 cities from across Europe urged the EU on Thursday to enact tougher rules on Airbnb and other short-term holiday rental platforms, accusing them of driving up property prices and squeezing out locals.

Airbnb restricts under-25s in Spain, in a bid to put a stop to parties

Airbnb restricts under-25s in Spain, in a bid to put a stop to parties

Why is Spain cracking down on Spaniards cooking meals for tourists?
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Why is Spain cracking down on Spaniards cooking meals for tourists?

What you need to know about Madrid’s plan to limit private tourist rentals

What you need to know about Madrid’s plan to limit private tourist rentals

A third of Spain’s Airbnb ‘landlords’ own 5 or more homes

A third of Spain’s Airbnb ‘landlords’ own 5 or more homes

Rent a terrace: New rental portal launched for private parties and barbecues

Rent a terrace: New rental portal launched for private parties and barbecues

Valencia joins the battle against mass tourism with ban on rooms with a view

Valencia joins the battle against mass tourism with ban on rooms with a view

Barcelona and Airbnb reach deal after months of conflict

Barcelona and Airbnb reach deal after months of conflict

Airbnb limits rentals in Barcelona attempting truce with city authorities

Airbnb limits rentals in Barcelona attempting truce with city authorities

Spanish court annuls Airbnb fine over ‘illegal’ holiday lets

Spanish court annuls Airbnb fine over ‘illegal’ holiday lets

Barcelona hits Airbnb and HomeAway with massive fines

Barcelona hits Airbnb and HomeAway with massive fines

Spanish female guest barred from home of Indian bachelor

Spanish female guest barred from home of Indian bachelor

Barcelona fines Tripadvisor €30k over illegal holiday flats

Barcelona fines Tripadvisor €30k over illegal holiday flats

Barcelona ups fine for illegal home-rentals to €600,000

Barcelona ups fine for illegal home-rentals to €600,000

Airbnb poses ‘biggest threat’ insists Spanish tourism chief

Airbnb poses ‘biggest threat’ insists Spanish tourism chief

Airbnb fined for offering lodgings without permits in Barcelona

Airbnb fined for offering lodgings without permits in Barcelona

Why Spain needs to learn to value the sharing economy

Why Spain needs to learn to value the sharing economy

Barcelona draws up battle lines to curb Airbnb type tourism boom

Barcelona draws up battle lines to curb Airbnb type tourism boom

Airbnb overhauls security following ‘sex assault’ on teenager in Madrid

Airbnb overhauls security following ‘sex assault’ on teenager in Madrid

Spain home stays now more popular than hotels

Spain home stays now more popular than hotels

Barcelona mayor vows to close illegal holiday flats

Barcelona mayor vows to close illegal holiday flats

Is tourism destroying Barcelona?

Is tourism destroying Barcelona?

Locals ramp up ‘war’ on low-cost tourism

Locals ramp up ‘war’ on low-cost tourism

Barcelona locals wage war on drunken tourists

Barcelona locals wage war on drunken tourists

Airbnb fined €30,000 over ‘illegal’ apartments

Airbnb fined €30,000 over ‘illegal’ apartments

Under-the-radar rentals hurt Spain’s hotels

Under-the-radar rentals hurt Spain’s hotels