Category: Disruptive technology,

The enemy of my enemy: Part 3, Take your head out of your clouds

20 November, 2013 (09:00) | Airbnb, Apartments, Disruptive technology,, Hotels, Housing, Innovations, New York City, Rent control, Rental, Tenure, US News, Zoning |

[Continued from yesterday’s Part 2 and the preceding Part 1.]   By:David A. Smith After two posts about Airbnb’s resistance to the New York attorney general’s subpoena, as reported in Crain’s New York (October 13, 2013) and with additional material from the West Side Neighborhood Association’s web site (gray font), theNew York Daily News (October 2, […]

The enemy of my enemy: Part 2, A mockery of zoning

19 November, 2013 (09:00) | Airbnb, Apartments, Disruptive technology,, Hotels, Housing, Innovations, New York City, Rent control, Rental, Tenure, US News, Zoning |

[Continued from yesterday’s Part 1.]   By:David A. Smith   Yesterday’s post on the widening battle between AIrbnb and New York’s attorney general, using a series of stories starting with Crain’s New York (October 13, 2013), then with additional material from the West Side Neighborhood Association’s web site (gray font), theNew York Daily News (October […]