A recent study estimated that the industry will grow at a rate of 7.59% every year until 2019, putting the market value at $169.7 billion by 2019, just three years away. But where is the growth is coming from?
The market is maturing. Or rather, regressing into its former intermediated state. It was the epitome of the sharing economy — but then money got in the way. Hosts get the best deal... learn why it's bad news for everyone else.