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What will be the Airbnb occupancy rate in the US during the first full week of August?
Airbnb, is an online marketplace for arranging or offering lodging, primarily homestays, or tourism experiences. There are over 6 million Airbnb listings in 191 countries worldwide. The home sharing platform reportedly has more listings than the largest hotel chains.
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a global effect on travel and many places are still under some form of lockdown. Airbnb has responded to the pandemic by offering online experiences and providing services for COVID-19 first responders. While they have slowed, new bookings have not ceased for Airbnb. A significant metric for Airbnb bookings is the amount of time a rental is occupied. This is defined as the occupancy rate. As of 2020-04-10, the occupancy rate for Airbnb rentals appears to be below 2019 levels in many countries.
This question asks: What will be the occupancy rate of an Airbnb rental in the US during the first full week of August?
For the purpose of this question, the first full week of August is defined by the range 2020-08-03 and 2020-08-08. The occupancy rate will be determined by data available on the Airdna COVID-19 data center. This question will resolve as ambiguous if the Airdna COVID-19 data center ceases to report relevant figures and no other credible source is available.
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