Tag Archives: illegal hotels

  1. The city’s worst ‘illegal’ hotel | Crain’s New York Business

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    February 24, 2015 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

    The Branson at Fifth does not offer your typical hotel experience. There is no concierge, bellhop or front desk—just a …
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  2. Summary: Attorney General’s Main Findings Against Airbnb


    October 21, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

    Airbnb Schneiderman

    New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman released an extensive new report last week showing that nearly three-quarters of Airbnb’s rentals …
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  3. NY Daily News: ‘De Blasio administration files first lawsuit against apartments operating as illegal hotels through sites like Airbnb’

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    October 19, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

    Airbnb injunction

    Good news for NYC renters; bad news for Airbnb: On Oct. 17, the New York Daily News reported that the de Blasio administration has filed its first lawsuit against apartments operating as illegal hotels.

  4. Attorney General: Airbnb Rentals Mostly Illegal


    October 17, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

    Eric Schneiderman

    Schneiderman found that a whopping 72% of Airbnb’s rentals were illegal.

  5. What’s the problem with Airbnb? Experts weigh in on NY1 Online

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    October 16, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

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    What’s all the fuss about Airbnb? Experts weigh in.

  6. NY Daily News: ‘Airbnb’s threat to affordable housing’

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    October 14, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance


    Airbnb makes it easier for dishonest landlords to illegally operate hotel rooms, which turns a much higher profit than collecting rent from tenants.

  7. Watch: Our First ‘Share Better’ Ad

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    October 6, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

    Have you seen our spoof ad from WSNA’s Share Better campaign against Airbnb and other illegal hotel operators. If not, …
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  8. Photos: Illegal Hotels Press Conference

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    October 2, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

    Share Better

    Have you seen WSNA’s photos from Share Better‘s illegal hotels press conference on Sept. 12? Be sure to check them …
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