Super Bowl 51 is expected to bring 140,000 visitors to Houston this weekend.

However, with only about 84,000 hotel rooms in and around the Bayou City, demand for lodging far exceeds supply.

Airbnb, an online marketplace for home rentals, is fulfilling much of that demand by helping average Houstonians accommodate the influx of football fans. Super Bowl LI, which will be played between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots, will be held Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium.

About 40 percent of Houston…

Houston Biz Journal
Check out Houston's most expensive Airbnb rentals left for Super Bowl 51