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Travel agents are tapping into private home rentals

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Consumer mindset about where to rest a tired head when traveling is changing, thanks in part to marketing and the publicity generated by Airbnb, the online room- and home-listing site, and vacation rental mega-sites like HomeAway. Not surprisingly, the travel agent channel is finding ways to cash in on this new attitude.