Not every rental is eligible for Pay Less Up Front. The total value has to be at least $250, making this only really an option for those staying in higher-end properties, or taking trips that last several days. You also have to book at least two weeks in advance. For advance bookings, that’s not an issue. But if you’re looking for something spur of the moment, you’ll have to pay the full whack upfront. Airbnb has been trialling the new feature for some time, with 40 percent of guests choosing the service. Get the full story at The Next Web