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Airbnb says inauguration weekend is going to be its biggest yet in DC

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Almost 15,100 visitors plan to stay at an Airbnb in the nation's capital over inauguration weekend, marking a milestone for the company. 

It would be the most-ever guests to use the service in D.C. In a blog post, Airbnb said it expects the bookings to bring in over $10 million to the region. Of the 5,200 listings booked, the median price in D.C. is $129 a night. Some guests are also coming for the Women's March on Jan. 21.

There are listings as high as $1,000 a night. And apparently guests are crossing party lines.

Of the 15,000 guests coming, 13,000 are booked for Jan. 20 -- Inauguration Day.

Airbnb had initially estimated 10,000 guests representing $3.5 million in earnings.

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