• Airbnb Gets Swanky With Chateaus and Beach Homes Costing Up to $1 Million Weekly

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Airbnb is making a bigger push for luxury travelers who want to say in French chateaus, Moroccan villas, and South African beach houses with infinity pools.
    The company unveiled a service called Luxe on Tuesday featuring more than 2,000 high-end homes for users with expensive tastes. The company sends inspectors to check whether the homes meet 300 criteria including that they have a unique design, high-quality furniture, and chef-grade appliances.
    Prices for the accommodations range from $1,000 to nearly $150,000 nightly, for an average around $2,000. Luxe also offers guests a "trip...
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  • Meghan Markle and Prince Harry spent $3 million of taxpayers' money on renovating their 10-bedroom home, Frogmore Cottage

    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry spent $3 million of taxpayers' money on renovating their 10-bedroom home, Frogmore Cottage

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle spent £2.4 million renovating their Frogmore Cottage home, paid for by the British taxpayer.
    The information was revealed in the royal family's annual financial report , released on Tuesday.
    The report also revealed it cost $103,000 to send the couple on their overseas tour of Fiji and Tonga last year.
    Meanwhile, a further $19.3 million was kept aside for further works on Buckingham Palace's 10-year renovation project.
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    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex 's home renovations cost British taxpayers £2.4 million , the royal...
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  • Prince Harry and Meghan's Home Renovations Cost $3 Million-And Taxpayers Paid the Bill

    Prince Harry and Meghan's Home Renovations Cost $3 Million-And Taxpayers Paid the Bill

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's home was renovated with 2.4 million pounds of taxpayers' money, royal accounts revealed Tuesday.
    Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's residence near Windsor Castle, called Frogmore Cottage, underwent major work to turn five properties back into a single home for the couple and their baby son Archie. Fixtures, fittings and furnishings at the Victorian-era structure were paid for by the royal couple.
    The figures were part of the release of the royal family's accounts, which showed that the British taxpayers spent 67 million pounds on the monarchy during...
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