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Airbnb vs Renting: What’s Cheaper?

Let’s compare the pros and cons, and ALL the costs, in this complete guide.

Chris Cerra
Oct 13 · 9 min read

Writing about Why I Live In Airbnbs, one benefit I touched on was the Airbnb lifestyle being ‘lighter on the pocket’ — it’s cheaper. At least for me. But I still get asked all the time…

“Isn’t it really expensive to live in Airbnbs?”

“… How can you afford to live…