Hospitality in Italy: home sharing start-ups doing well with 9% increase

Posted: 20 June 2017

For Italian hospitality, the beginning of 2017 has been positive and encouraging with 9% growth in the sector and a progressive interest from investors.

From the latest survey conducted by World Capital, the volume of investment in the sector amounted to about €1.142 million, up 28% on the previous year.

The demand for international tourism also increased, up about 4% compared with 2016.

International tourism is increasing: + 4% compared to 2016, when about 46 million foreign tourists were registered. Home-sharing start-ups also grew by 9%.