The short-term rental has been gradually gaining popularity in China since 2010. There are 80 million short-term rental users in 2017, a high jump of 103%, which is expected to reach 147 million by the end of 2018. It is estimated to slow its pace with the growing user base.
Currently, the short-term rental platforms still have great potentials to fight for space as no particular emerged yet.
Over 60% of respondents got to know about the short-term rental platforms via an online community, such as WeChat, Weibo, Zhihu, and Tieba, etc. and search engines.
72.4% of respondents booked short-term rentals for vacation, 49% for a business trip, and 33.1% to pay a visit to relatives and friends.
Seeing from the user profile of some short-term rentals, young female...
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