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Four Key Takeaways | Meet the Money 2015

May 19, 2015

By Susan Furbay, Li Chen and Luigi Major Hoteliers and financiers met in Los Angeles to discuss the pitfalls and possibilities for U.S. hotel investment as...

Fixed Expenses Aren’t Really Fixed!

May 18, 2015

By Kirby D. Payne, May 15, 2015In most hotel P&Ls, usually towards the bottom, is a heading called Non-Operating Income and Expense, formerly known as...

U.S. Hotel Supply Growth Still in Check with Demand

May 12, 2015

by Susan Furbay  MAY 2015  Years of rising average daily rates and demand, among other factors, have made the ground fertile for new hotel supply....

3 Hot Topics Presented at the HOLA Investment Conference 2015

May 11, 2015

By Mariana Jackson The 2015 HOLA (Hotel Opportunities Latin America) Conference took place April 28-30 at the J.W. Marriott Marquis Hotel in Miami. The...

Three Key Takeaways: 2015 HELP - Hotel Equity & Lender Perspectives Conference

May 5, 2015

By Anne Lloyd-Jones, Brian Bisema, and Preston PuleoHotel experts and stakeholders convened in Boston to present positive trends in U.S. hotel lending,...

What Does the California Drought Mean for the Hospitality Community?

April 30, 2015

By Diane Vondrasek This article summarizes the impact of the California drought on the hospitality community, including a review of the recent Executive Order...

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...

US Cities Achieve World Class Status as Foreign Investment Booms

April 22, 2015

By Kathy Conroy, Apr 16, 2015 This article offers a comparison of international investment in US Hotels during periods of strong hotel operating performance...

HVS Report Reveals Franchising is the Preferred Method of Expansion

April 22, 2015

2 April 2015, London: Over half of the world’s hotels are now branded properties, with franchising being the operating model of choice for most of the...

Five Key Takeaways from Hunter Conference 2015

April 14, 2015

The 2015 Hunter Hotel Conference shone light on how hoteliers can take advantage of present performance trends and high demand. Experts also raised concern...

Six Proven Strategies for Investing in Your Hotel’s Back of the House

April 14, 2015

By Kevin A. GoldsteinHoteliers who invest in their back of the house equipment both reduce their utility costs and minimize the possibility of revenue...

Metamediaries Forcing Hotels to Adapt

April 7, 2015

By Chris Nieberding Online travel agencies (OTAs) were among the first to enter this realm. Today, new companies are attempting to compete with the OTAs...

Hotel Values Rise Across Europe with Madrid Seeing Biggest Hike, Says HVS Hotel Valuation Index

March 2, 2015

02 March 2015, London: Europe’s hotels witnessed their fifth consecutive year of value growth last year, with properties in the UK and Southern Europe seeing...

Renewed Investor Interest Prompts 86% Rise in Europe’s Hotel Deals

February 24, 2015

24 February 2015, London: Hotel real estate was the star performer in Europe’s property market in 2014 with transaction volumes growing faster than other...

Sales Tax Audit!

February 23, 2015

By Kirby D. Payne, Feb 20, 2015 This description of a sales tax audit is an opportunity to minimize potential problems with sales taxes. While focused on...

Demand, Development, and Branding of University Hotels

February 19, 2015

by Mike Brophy, February, 2015On- and off-campus hotels in a university market have to negotiate a collection of demand generators that are active at different...

Double Digit Growth for UK’s Hotels, but Room Rates Beginning to Plateau, says HVS Hotel Bulletin

February 12, 2015

12 February 2015, London: The UK’s hotels saw average RevPAR grow by double digits in the last trading quarter of 2014, according to the latest Hotel...

Five Key Takeaways from Americas Lodging Investment Summit

February 10, 2015

By Tanya Pierson, MAI; Brett Russell, and Susan Furbay Presentations and conversations at the 2015 ALIS conference touched on everything from new brands and...

Rome’s Luxury Hotel Sector Set for Investment Boost, Says HVS

February 4, 2015

February 4 2015, London: Rome, one of Europe’s most historical and cultural cities, looks set to be one of the next hotspots for hotel investors drawn by...

Ready for Takeoff: Forecasting Lodging Demand in Airport Markets

February 3, 2015

By Jessica White / January 2015 With the expansion of major national airports and airport passenger volume expected to increase over the...

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