A total of 52,500 hosts shared their homes, with the typical host earning £2,000 by sharing their home for 46 nights a year. More than a third of UK hosts earn below the median household income, and almost half rely on the income they make by sharing their homes to make ends meet, according to Airbnb. This is the first UK data to be released from Airbnb since new home sharing legislation for London came into force in May. Get the full story at Travolution