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After Years of Delays, $70M, 300-room Convention Center Hotel to Move Forward in Gwinnett County, GA

After Years of Delays, $70M, 300-room Convention Center Hotel to Move Forward in Gwinnett County, GA

Arielle Kass | The Atlanta Journal-Constitution | April 24, 2015

April 24--Plans to build a 300-room hotel at the Gwinnett County convention center moved forward this week, after years of delays and negotiations. Gwinnett...

Lewiston, NY’s Financially Troubled Barton Hill Hotel is Taken Over

Lewiston, NY’s Financially Troubled Barton Hill Hotel is Taken Over

Thomas Prohaska | The Buffalo News, N.Y. | April 24, 2015

April 23--LEWISTON -- After years of dodging foreclosure and bankruptcy, the Barton Hill Hotel in Lewiston has been taken over by a New York City investment...

Room Rates Continue to Soar for South Florida Hotels

Room Rates Continue to Soar for South Florida Hotels

Hannah Sampson | The Miami Herald | April 24, 2015

April 23--Hotel room rates throughout South Florida continued to soar in March even as occupancy dropped in some markets, according to data from travel...

LinGate Hospitality to Soon Begin Construction on 105-room Courtyard by Marriott in Somerset, KY

LinGate Hospitality to Soon Begin Construction on 105-room Courtyard by Marriott in Somerset, KY

Bill Mardis | Commonwealth Journal, Somerset, Ky. | April 24, 2015

April 22--Site design to resolve draining issues is currently under way at and near the north parking lot adjacent to The Center for Rural Development before...

McMenamins’ Proposed Hotel at Cornelius Pass Roadhouse in Hillsboro, OR Gains Approval

McMenamins’ Proposed Hotel at Cornelius Pass Roadhouse in Hillsboro, OR Gains Approval

Luke Hammill | The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. | April 24, 2015

April 23--A plan to build a 47-room hotel at Hillsboro's Cornelius Pass Roadhouse and convert its historic Imbrie House to an 11-room bed and breakfast jumped...

Richmond, Kentucky Planners Approve 90-room Hotel

Richmond, Kentucky Planners Approve 90-room Hotel

| Richmond Register, Ky. | April 24, 2015

April 24--Site plans for a financial services office at the corner of West Main Street and Tates Creek Avenue, as well as a 90-room hotel off Hampton Way,...

Revitalization of the Historic Anderson School into a 72-room Hotel in Bothell, WA Nears Completion

Revitalization of the Historic Anderson School into a 72-room Hotel in Bothell, WA Nears Completion

Terry Richard | The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. | April 24, 2015

April 23--Seattle sends word south about two projects of interest to Oregonians: the opening of the first McMenamins chain hotel in the Seattle area and an...

Lifestyle Hotels: The Emergence of a New Creative Class

Lifestyle Hotels: The Emergence of a New Creative Class

April 23, 2015

April 2015 By Zeina R. Fawaz  How It All Started  The Lifestyle niche has gained momentum in recent years and has evolved into an established...

Travel Review Data: What Hotels Can Do With It

Travel Review Data: What Hotels Can Do With It

April 23, 2015

A recent TripAdvisor report indicates that 60% of hotels are increasing their investment in online reputation management in 2015. What this means is more...

Value Place Changing Name to WoodSpring Suites and Developing New Brand, WoodSpring Suites Signature

Value Place Changing Name to WoodSpring Suites and Developing New Brand, WoodSpring Suites Signature

April 23, 2015

April 23rd, 2015 - Wichita, KS - Value Place, the nation’s fastest growing value extended stay hotel brand, announced today that it changed its name to...

Denver Hotel Investment Alert: Market Strong, Active, Aggressive and Bright Future

Denver Hotel Investment Alert: Market Strong, Active, Aggressive and Bright Future

April 23, 2015

Current research by HREC - Hospitality Real Estate Counselors (metro Denver headquartered; www.hrec.com) indicates that existing and new investors in the...

Making Hotel Reservations - Is Mobile Living Up to the Hype?

Making Hotel Reservations - Is Mobile Living Up to the Hype?

April 27, 2015

McLean, VA, April 27, 2015 - No, according to a national study by D.K. Shifflet and Associates.  The study found that less than 10% of hotel reservations...

RLHC to Acquire GuestHouse International and Settle Inn Brands

RLHC to Acquire GuestHouse International and Settle Inn Brands

April 27, 2015

Transaction Provides National Footprint While More Than Doubling the RLHC Brand Network to 130 Hotels in 30 States  Spokane, Wash., April 27, 2015 - RLHC...

HOTELbeat Launches Automated Task Reminder Solution Proven to Minimize Risk of Neglected Tickets

HOTELbeat Launches Automated Task Reminder Solution Proven to Minimize Risk of Neglected Tickets

April 27, 2015

New neglected tickets reporting function enhances leading operations management solution and ensures maintenance issues and guest requests are completed in a...

The Gettys Group’s Miami Office Announces New Projects under Senior Design Director Lorraine Masch

The Gettys Group’s Miami Office Announces New Projects under Senior Design Director Lorraine Masch

April 27, 2015

MIAMI, Fla. (April 27, 2015) - The Gettys Group celebrates several recent hospitality projects developed under the senior direction of Lorraine Knapp Masch,...

HFTP and Capital Factory Team Up to Debut Entrepreneur 20X

HFTP and Capital Factory Team Up to Debut Entrepreneur 20X

April 27, 2015

AUSTIN, TEXAS USA (April 27, 2015) - Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®), along with Capital Factory, will debut the latest installment...

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