Sumary of Airbnb and Vrbo are teaming up to shut down repeat party house offenders:
- The companies announced Friday they’re developing the Community Integrity Program, an industry collaboration to share information on removed listings and strengthen action against repeat offenders who book rentals just to throw parties in them..
- “Both companies have worked separately to address the challenge of disruptive party houses that are repeatedly reported..
- The companies will work with a third-party intermediary to develop a process to identify listings that have been banned permanently from either platform due to repeated violations of respective community policies..
- Airbnb and Vrbo are asking other short-term rental industry companies to join the program, which is intended to launch in the U.S….