• Brokerage hit with $21M lawsuit alleging involvement in illegal Airbnb network

    7 monthes ago - By The Real Deal New York

    New York City is suing Metropolitan Property Group, a real estate brokerage firm, for running an illegal network of Airbnb rentals across 130 apartments in 35 buildings in Manhattan. The brokerage facilitated 13,691 rentals through Airbnb, housing more than 75,000 guests and taking in nearly $21 million from 2015 to 2018, the New York Times reported citing the suit, which was filed on Monday. The lawsuit is the largest of its kind to be brought...
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  • New York Empire of Illegal Airbnb Rentals Booked 75,000 Guests, Suit Says

    7 monthes ago - By NY Times

    New York City filed a lawsuit against a ring of real estate brokers for using Airbnb to illegally rent out apartments in five Manhattan buildings.
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