With more than 25,000 active hosts, Airbnb provides an avenue for Texans to use home sharing as means for economic empowerment by earning a little extra income to help pay rent or mortgage and infuse new tourism revenue into the local economy. Airbnb will continue to advocate for fair home sharing rules and reasonable enforcement to protect residents’ property rights.

25,000 Texans who share their homes

$15.4 million Tax revenue remitted to Texas in first year of Airbnb's tax agreement

1.5 million Guest arrivals in 2017

Airbnb announces most wish-listed listing in top 50 Texas cities

he most wish-listed Airbnb listings in Texas are among some of the most unique and special homes on the platform. For this report, Airbnb tabulated and added up hundreds of thousands of wish-lists to establish which listing in each city was #1.

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Airbnb launches local-led, unique Experiences in Austin

With the launch of Austin Experiences, there are more ways than ever for travelers and residents to immerse themselves in the city with one-of-a-kind, bookable activities handcrafted and led by local experts.

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