Airbnb likes to say its business is about people. The $97m speaks loudly, though, that this business is definitely about business -- lots and lots of it.
If you were looking for signs of hyper-inflation in the San Francisco real estate market, then look no further than 888 Brannan, an iconic 95-year-old building that till recently has played home to San Francisco’s Jewelry Mart…
It is the new home for AirBnB, a San Francisco-based person-to-person room, apartment and house-rental company.
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