The largest expert travel community:
  • 677,473 Total members
  • 11,700 Users online now
  • 1,587,532 Threads
  • 27,722,610 Posts

People Can Now Rent Homes on Airbnb in Japan

People Can Now Rent Homes on Airbnb in Japan
Jesse Tabit

Airbnb can now operate in Japan as Japanese authorities have given the go-ahead to let the home-sharing company to operate in the country. However, there is a decree – rental income can be earned at a maximum limit 180 days a year for short-term leases, though the rule still has to be passed through Japanese parliament. The move comes as Japan prepares to accommodate the crowds it will gather for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

For more information on this story, visit Travel Mole.

[Photo: Shutterstock]

Click to add a comment

You must be logged in on the FORUM to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply


More in Airbnb

Report: Airbnb Making A Lot of Money Off of ‘Illegal Hotels’

Jesse TabitMarch 15, 2017

Report: Airbnb Transactions Doubled Year-Over-Year

Ryan BoydJanuary 28, 2017

Airbnb Could Hurt Hotel Industry in 2017

Joe CortezJanuary 4, 2017

Copyright © 2014 Top News Theme. Theme by MVP Themes, powered by Wordpress.