Where would you live in the event you might live anywhere for a yr? Inspired by the rising flexibility to work and live from anywhere, Airbnb has introduced the launch of Live Anywhere on Airbnb. The programme affords 12 people (18 years or older) and up to three companions every the chance to live in listings on Airbnb for roughly one yr.

How it really works 

After greater than a yr of sheltering at dwelling, Airbnb is providing travellers a chance to make the world their dwelling. They’re wanting for people who find themselves snug working remotely, younger households, empty nesters and staycationers to identify just a few, to assist inform their understanding of the way forward for versatile residing. Participants must be obtainable for 12 consecutive months from July 2021 to July 2022, 10 of which is able to embody travelling.

Winners can be chosen by the panel of interviewers in July. Airbnb will maintain journey and lodging for the chosen contributors. Additionally, Airbnb will help with itemizing options, native experiences and different necessities throughout this yr of journey. 

Once chosen, contributors will start their journeys with programming on how to live on Airbnb from journey specialists corresponding to The Senior Nomads, and journalist Imani Bashir.  For extra info, see the Selection Terms

Are you eligible?

Countries and areas eligible for this programme embody Argentina, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Canada excluding the Province of Quebec, Chile, mainland China, Denmark, Dubai, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, UK and US. 

Do observe: International houses can be obtainable to Indians relying on the journey restrictions in drive on the time (chosen contributors will start travelling in September 2021). There’s one small catch: contributors themselves can have to be accountable for acquiring visas and journey paperwork required by totally different nations. 

What’s in it for them?

Aside from being privy to an enormous number of journey experiences, Airbnb can be asking contributors to share their experiences with the corporate to assist form the way forward for long-term residing on the platform. 

Interested? Submit your purposes here by 30 June 2021. 

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