I hate Airbnb. It just displaces renters and takes jobs away from hotel workers. I also hate the way the lobbyists for this $10 billion company get to rewrite our housing laws. I am sorry if you can't make ends meet—but dragging down the city with the Airbnb bullshit is not the answer. So I just went to the site and identified two illegal rentals in the Pearl District. I then called the property managers of the apartments and directed them to the ads. The property managers were "not amused." Just so you know, there will be two apartment vacancies in the Pearl real soon. Just use them as the residences they're intended to be, and not as motels, and I'm sure you will be just fine.—Anonymous
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