Hol­i­day firm HQ oc­cu­pied

The Sunday Post (Inverness) - - NEWS -

Pro­test­ers oc­cu­pied the of­fices of a hol­i­day let­ting firm claim­ing it was con­tribut­ing to home­less­ness.

Around 40 ac­tivists from ac­tion group Take Back The City oc­cu­pied the Airbnb of­fices in Dublin yes­ter­day, com­plain­ing that the let­ting plat­form had “ex­ac­er­bated the hous­ing cri­sis”.

The com­pany’s head­quar­ters were open to the pub­lic for a door’s open day fes­ti­val. Cam­paign­ers said Airbnb had an im­pact on Ire­land’s home­less­ness lev­els.

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