Austin Texas

Airbnb provides a means for Austinites to shore up their incomes by sharing their homes. At the same time, guests and local businesses benefit from the wealth of knowledge hosts impart about what are truly unique and interesting parts of one of the country’s coolest cities.

$124M guest spending at local businesses

58% hosts who use earnings to help pay household bills, rent or mortgage.

16 years average length of time a host has lived in Austin

Austin host speaks up for home sharing

“I love the opportunity Airbnb offers myself as a homeowner, but also my guests that stay in my house. I am able to offer them a glance into our growing community, incredible green space and the best city in America. At the same time, they are helping me out with my rising taxes and cost of living.” – Cullen, Airbnb host

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