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Airbnb lobbies city leaders to stay legit

It is making headway as municipalities encourage growth of sharing economy

One potential if unlikely road to legislative compromise would be for Airbnb itself to ban impact listings.

New York

EARLY this year, Mike Quinn, a lawyer in the art world, moved from the West Village to the East Village, into an apartment in an eight-unit building on Third Street between First and Second Avenues. The twin plagues of chain commerce and luxury residential towers have eradicated