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Before the pandemic turned the world sideways, nearly 12 percent of Airbnb's revenue last year came from its top 10 cities. But among them, cities like Lisbon and San Diego are taking radical steps to limit their short-term rental portfolios. Are investors overlooking the likelihood of vastly more stringent regulations?

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Online Travel This Week A blockbuster initial public offering, such as the $35 billion kind some envision for Airbnb, will be irresistible to amateur investors, but are some of the seasoned pros hopping on board and too easily dismissing the regulatory obstacles in Airbnb's futu