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Delta to offer frequent flyer miles to Airbnb customers and hosts

Delta to offer frequent flyer miles to Airbnb customers and hosts

In October, the New Orleans City Council cleared the way for property owners to legally rent out their homes on a short-term basis. (Source: FOX 8 Graphic) In October, the New Orleans City Council cleared the way for property owners to legally rent out their homes on a short-term basis. (Source: FOX 8 Graphic)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

A new business partnership signals the travel industry's growing confidence in short-term rental websites, like Airbnb.

The partnership will allow members of Delta's frequent flyer program to earn miles with bookings through Airbnb. It will also allow Airbnb hosts to earn Delta frequent flyer miles when they rent out their properties.

In October, the New Orleans City Council cleared the way for property owners to legally rent out their homes on a short-term basis.

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