Airbnb reported this week that its hosts earned $441,000 in rentals from 1,307 guests during The Players Championship. It gave this breakdown for the number of registered hosts, guests and rent paid during The Players.
Jacksonville - About 330 hosts, 843 guests, $256,000.
Jacksonville Beach - About 100 hosts, 258 guests, $102,000.
Atlantic Beach - About 20 hosts, 22 guests, $3,000.
Ponte Vedra Beach - About 80 hosts, 184 guests, $80,000.
Airbnb is a broker and website that connects those who have rooms, apartments or houses available for short term rentals with those looking for lodging. Last year, more than 19,000 guests stayed in area Airbnb lodging, an increase of 134 percent over 2015, the company said.
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