10% of Irish hosts renting houses on Airbnb live outside the country

Of the 4,790 entire units available for rent on the platform for more than 90 days a year, 473 were hosted by people outside the country

Aaron Rogan

News Correspondent @aarrogan
27th October, 2019
Airbnb has become one of the most successful websites in the world since its launch in August 2008

One in ten hosts renting a full house on Airbnb lives outside Ireland, an analysis by The Sunday Business Post has found.

Of the 4,790 entire units available for rent on the platform for more than 90 days a year, 473 were hosted by people outside the country.

A total of 181 were in Britain, and 298 were in the rest of the world. An analysis of their profiles showed that many were people in the United States...

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