AirBnB expands from couches to vacation rentals

06 Mar 2009

AirBed and Breakfast started as a Web site for renting space on a stranger’s airbed or couch. But with the economy in the dumps, the company saw an opportunity and is now entering the inexpensive vacation rental market.

The change came as a result of user demand. AirBnB began its startup life as a way for budget travelers to

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Brian Blum

Brian Blum covers the U.S., Canada and Israel for Classified Intelligence Report, and contributes to our special reports and research projects. Originally from San Francisco and now based in Jerusalem, he has been with the AIM Group since 2004. He is the president of Blum Interactive Media, specializing in writing and multimedia content development for online, print, video and audio. His clients include newspapers, universities and non-profits. He is currently working on a book about the billion-dollar bankruptcy of a once high-flying Israeli startup.