MGM Strikes Deals for Two Las Vegas Properties

CFO Magazine · 16 Oct

MGM Resorts International and Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust are forming a joint venture that will buy MGM’s Bellagio real estate and lease it b

MGM Monetizes Bellagio, Sells Circus Circus, in $5B Deals

hotelbusiness.com · 16 Oct

In its continued strategy to go asset light, MGM Resorts International has entered into a definitive agreement to form a joint venture with Blackston

These Hotels Are Sporting New Looks

hotelbusiness.com · 16 Oct

Hotels and resorts are undergoing restoration projects, full-scale transformations, and more. Here's a at recent renovations.

Hodges Ward Elliott Arranges Sale of Freehand Hotel Portfolio

Lodging Magazine · 16 Oct

New York - Hodges Ward Elliott (HWE), an independent hotel brokerage and investment-banking firm with eight offices throughout the U.S., announced th

MGM sales with Blackstone, Phil Ruffin total more than $5B
MGM sales with Blackstone, Phil Ruffin total more than $5B

Hotel Management · 16 Oct

The company is selling Bellagio and Circus Circus Las Vegas as part of its move toward becoming asset-light.

Accor signs up with Global Premium Hotels

eHotelier.com · 16 Oct

After inking a deal with Global Premium Hotels, Accor will be unveiling 13 new ibis budget hotels in Singapore.

What a difference a year makes: Where the hotel real estate market is today
What a difference a year makes: Where the hotel real estate market is today

Hotel Management · 15 Oct

The hotel real estate market is very different from what it was a year ago. Today, the best path is forward.

Planet Hollywood identifies opportunity in all-inclusives
Planet Hollywood identifies opportunity in all-inclusives

hotelbusiness.com · 15 Oct

All-inclusive properties sometimes fall victim to bad reps--frugal, compromised amenities and services--but as travel preferences and guests are chan

Generator Purchases Freehand Hotels for $400 Million
Generator Purchases Freehand Hotels for $400 Million

Business Travel News (BTN) · 15 Oct

London-based Generator, a hospitality company that launched in 2011 with design-centric hostels, has purchased the New York-based Freehand Hotels and

Mixed Fortunes For Europe's Hotel Industry

Duetto Research Blog · 15 Oct

Seven trending hotel news stories that will impact your hotel Revenue Strategy.

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Expands Williamsburg Resort

Lodging Magazine · 15 Oct

Orlando, Fla. - Holiday Inn Club Vacations Inc., a national vacation ownership company, has opened a new four-story building at its Holiday Inn Club

Sands-Sphere Station Will Get Las Vegas Monorail Closer to Completion

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 15 Oct

The addition of the Sands station to the system would connect more than 30,000 hotel rooms and more than 8 million square feet of convention space.

Exclusive video: Wyndham's Joon Aun Ooi on the company's rapid SE Asia and Pacific Rim growth
Exclusive video: Wyndham's Joon Aun Ooi on the company's rapid SE Asia and Pacific Rim growth

hotelmanagement.com.au · 15 Oct

Wyndham's President and MD for South East Asia and the Pacific Rim, Joon Aun Ooi, talks to HM about the company's solid growth, new brands and much m

Cvent urges MICE Professionals to embrace entrepreneurial spirit

hotelmarketing.com · 15 Oct

CEO and Founder Reggie Aggarwal delivered an inspirational keynote speech to more than 1,300 event and hospitality professionals at the third annual

IHG Signs Agreements for Growth in Europe
IHG Signs Agreements for Growth in Europe

hotelbusiness.com · 14 Oct

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) signed three MDAs at the trade show Expo Real here, which will bring more than 50 hotels to the continent. The de

Blackstone sells 3 Alaska hotels to Columbia Sussex
Blackstone sells 3 Alaska hotels to Columbia Sussex

Hotel Management · 14 Oct

Columbia Sussex bought a Hilton Garden Inn, a Hampton Inn and a Homewood Suites by Hilton, adding 348 rooms to its portfolio.

Queensgate Investments buys Freehand Hotels for $400M
Queensgate Investments buys Freehand Hotels for $400M

Hotel Management · 14 Oct

The U.S. lifestyle hotel brand has 922 rooms across four hotels in New York City; Miami Beach, Fla.; Los Angeles; and Chicago.

Who's Buying & Selling?

hotelbusiness.com · 14 Oct

Apple Hospitality, Columbia Sussex, HREC and JLL are all making deals across the country. Here's a look at the recent transactions: Apple Hospitality

In the Mix: A Primer for Mixed-Use Developers
In the Mix: A Primer for Mixed-Use Developers

Lodging Magazine · 14 Oct

A space that combines a hotel and another type of business may make a developer question the myriad ways the hotel and the business' uses are designe

PACE Financing Fuels Renewables and Resiliency

hotelbusiness.com · 14 Oct

Resiliency, efficiency, and new technologies for energy management are trending topics across industries, but they're not new. Consider that programs

Spain 'to suffer 500 hotel closures' due to Thomas Cook failure

hotelmarketing.com · 14 Oct

As many as 1.3 million holidaymakers will be unable to fly into Spanish destinations this autumn and winter due to the Thomas Cook collapse.

IHG inks deals for 50+ hotels across Europe
IHG inks deals for 50+ hotels across Europe

Hotel Management · 11 Oct

Several multiple development agreements and project-specific deals with established partners.will boost the company's portfolio across Europe.

California governor signs law banning bathroom miniatures
California governor signs law banning bathroom miniatures

Hotel Management · 10 Oct

The ban will begin Jan. 1, 2023, for hotels with more than 50 rooms and Jan. 1, 2024, for hotels with 50 or fewer rooms.

Charlestowne Hotels To Manage The Atlantic Hotel & Spa
Charlestowne Hotels To Manage The Atlantic Hotel & Spa

Hotel Interactive · 10 Oct

Charlestowne Hotels proudly announces the addition of The Atlantic Hotel & Spa to the company’s diverse portfolio of managed properties. The leading

Scottsdale Plaza Resort puts accounting in the cloud
Scottsdale Plaza Resort puts accounting in the cloud

Hotel Management · 10 Oct

The Arizona resort implemented Aptech Computer Systems' PVNG enterprise back-office hotel accounting software system.

Autograph Collection adds Schloss Lieser to their portfolio

eHotelier.com · 10 Oct

Built in 1885 and painstakingly restored in recent years, the hotel offers the grandeur of a 19th-century castle with all the comforts of modern-day.