February 28, 2016
ALBANY — The fight against Airbnb has managed to unite groups not normally on the same page. That includes tenant activists, the powerful Real Estate Board of New York — and even some Democrats and Republicans. “It’s a united front because it harms landlords and tenants and the housing market in general,” said Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan), who is sponsoring a bill to ban advertising illegal units….
Source: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/fight-airbnb-turns-enemies-pals-article-1.2546873