Airbnb: $30 Billion Startup: This is what Wikipedia Can’t Tell You

| February 11, 2017

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Founded in August of 2008 and based in San Francisco, California, Airbnb is a trusted community and peer-to-peer online marketplace and homestay network for people to list, book or rent short-term lodging in residential properties, with the cost of such accommodation set by the property owner. The story goes that two guys, Brian Chesky and Joe Gebbia moved to the city of San Francisco in Oct 2007. In order to pay their rent, they decided to make their living room a Bed and Breakfast haunt for three guests at a time. They did this by renting out three mattresses and serving breakfast. They made a website for this purpose. They got 2 men and 1 woman as their first guests and made $80 that night. It was at that moment, they realized the huge business potential of their idea. There was no turning back since.

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