Monthly Archives: July 2021

Rental occupancy rates exceed other lodgings in London

UK: Performance data up to the end of June 2021 from a study published by STR, the global data intelligence and benchmarking company, shows the short-term rental industry in London continues to grow perform better than other accommodation sectors. The follow-up study, carried out in partnership with the UK Short …

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Chelan County hot spot limits short-term rentals

After months of tensions between long-term residents and rental landlords near desirable tourist spots east of the Cascades, new regulations will soon limit the number of rentals listed on sites like Airbnb in Chelan County. In a win for those who are currently renting vacation homes, however, most will be …

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Readers’ reactions »ZOSO police officers looking for accommodation after high command orders them to leave Montego Bay guesthouse | Letters

Until last Saturday, around 50 police officers assigned to the St James’ Special Operations Area (ZOSO) were rushing to find accommodation – some in the same communities they raided and engaged criminals in shootings . Here are some reactions from readers via The Gleaner’s social media pages: Twitter “Why do …

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Bottle designed by Navajo finances water projects by reservation

Navajo artist Jaden Redhair, 21, designed a Nalgene water bottle. (Courtesy of Nalgene) Copyright © 2021 Albuquerque Journal A reusable Nalgene water bottle designed by a 21-year-old Navajo student raised more than $ 14,000 for drinking water projects on the reserve. Jaden Redhair, a Stanford University senior from the Navajo …

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Online Travel Update: Vrbo Gets Creative in Addressing Shortage of Vacation Rentals; Booking.com Creates Financial Technology Company to Improve Payment Platform; Tensions Rise Between Southwest Airlines And Discounter On Skiplaged Flights | Foster Garvey PC

Booking.com Deepen Payments (“Booking.com aims to eliminate payment frictions through creation of fintech unit,” July 8, 2021 via Phocus Wire)Apparently, Booking.com’s much-promoted easy payments platform may just be the start of the company’s payment aspirations. Booking.com recently announced plans to launch an independent fintech company to develop new products and …

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Nakagin capsule tower building will be regenerated into modular accommodation capsules

Nakagin capsule tower building will be regenerated into modular accommodation capsules Courtesy of Nakagin Tower To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/964831/nakagin-capsule-tower-building-to-be-regenerated-as-modular-accommodation-capsules After lingering uncertainties about the future state of the Nakagin capsule tower building, architects Kisho Kurokawa and urban design office Chiyoda-ku decided to dismantle …

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