City Futures Research Centre UNSW Built Environment

Technological disruption in private housing markets: the case of Airbnb

This project examines the impact of Airbnb, a first-wave disruptive housing technology, on the utilisation of private housing in Sydney and Melbourne. It will provide policy-makers with critical insights into Airbnb’s impact on housing opportunity in these cities, and the implications for regulating the platform equitably, effectively and efficiently.

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Leading organisation

University of New South Wales

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Collaborating partners

Swinburne University

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