Homestay

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The Government expects to propose restrictions on Airbnb this week. Photograph: Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg

A new report from Dublin City Council has highlighted major challenges in determining the “scope and dynamics” of the Dublin short-term lettings marke(...)

“It’s getting to the time of year when housing estates come alive to the chatter of foreign-language students.” Photograph: iStock

If you could do with a little bump to your household income this summer and have a spare room in your home – and the appetite for taking responsibilit(...)

It’s almost the only way left of earning a crust that you don’t have to pay tax on, and it could see you increase your income by up to €14,000 a year.(...)

Irish hosts attend an Airbnb open day at its Dublin offices

Holiday rentals and home sharing have become big business as home owners look to increase their incomes by renting and/or being hosts. The sharing eco(...)

Hanoi, Vietnam. Turtle or Tortoise tower in Hoan Kiem lake

We are travelling to Hanoi in March. What would you advise is the best way to carry currency, pay for services, as we don’t want to carry too much ca(...)

The historic cable car in San francisco

We are travelling to a family wedding in San Francisco in May. We have flights booked for a stay of 12 days. We have never visited this side of the U(...)

I am a woman in my early 60s and considering travelling alone to Europe to explore sunnier climates for six months next year. I have a small pension b(...)

Mick Power and his wife:  they are using homestay.com to attract older foreign students, or graduates who come to Dublin for an internship, typically in their 20s and 30s

The recent announcement from the Revenue Commissioners that Airbnb hosts must account for their tax or face penalties has struck fear into the heart o(...)

Luke Maguire (20) who has commuted from Drogheda, Co Louth, to Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology: Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The national increase in rental prices is leading to a resurgence of the “digs” culture as students rush to find affordable housing before term beg(...)

Homestay.com CEO Alan Clarke with co-founders Tom Kennedy and Debbie Flynn.

Dublin-based global lodging aggregator Homestay. com has secured $3 million in funding as it seeks to grow its business.The company has also acquired (...)