The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop #01973

Submission Number:
01973
Commenter:
Joshua Meander
State:
New York
Initiative Name:
The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop
Many of my neighbors could not longer afford their apartments after airbnb encouraged landlords to only rent to short-term vacationers for almost twice the amount of rent a permanent tenant would pay. I am very afraid that if rent keeps increasing, not even I will be able to live where I want to.