Deal Report: Four Financing and Acquisition Announcements
Deal Report: Four Financing and Acquisition Announcements

Lodging Magazine · 17 Jul

HREC Arranges Sale of DoubleTree by Hilton San Antonio Airport HREC Investment Advisors has arranged the sale of the 291-guestroom DoubleTree by Hilt

Three Reasons the Economy Sector of Hospitality Is So Profitable
Three Reasons the Economy Sector of Hospitality Is So Profitable

Lodging Magazine · 12 Jul

Rob Palleschi, CEO of G6 Hospitality, the parent company of Motel 6 and Studio 6, shares some of the reasons the economy sector of hospitality is so

Deal Report: Four Hotel Financing Announcements

Lodging Magazine · 10 Jul

Sonnenblick-Eichner Arranges $29 Million Construction Loan for Cambria Hotel in California Sonnenblick-Eichner Company has arranged $29 million of co

Marriott Responds To $124 Million Fine for Guest Data Breach
Marriott Responds To $124 Million Fine for Guest Data Breach

Lodging Magazine · 9 Jul

Marriott International announced that the UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has communicated its intent to issue a $124 million fine (PS99,2

Denihan Hospitality Group Completes $35 Million in Renovations Across Affinia Brand

Lodging Magazine · 21 Jun

Denihan Hospitality Group has completed a refresh of its New York City-based Affinia Hotels & Suites collection, which includes three properties: She

HotStats: Dallas Hotels Increase GOPPAR in April

Lodging Magazine · 17 Jun

Dallas hotels provided a bright spot in a generally sour month of performance across the United States in April, recording a 1.1 percent increase in

Maya Hotels Plans Hilton Garden Inn in Steele Creek-Charlotte, North Carolina

Lodging Magazine · 11 Jun

Charlotte, N.C.--Maya Hotels will be developing a 138-room Hilton Garden Inn in the Steele Creek area of Charlotte, N.C. The hotel will be a part of

Barry Sternlicht Announces New Brand Venture: Treehouse Hotels
Barry Sternlicht Announces New Brand Venture: Treehouse Hotels

Lodging Magazine · 5 Jun

Barry Sternlicht, original founder of W Hotels and chairman and CEO of Starwood Capital Group, a global private investment firm, today announced his

These Three Hotel Companies Each Exceed 500,000 Rooms in North America

Lodging Magazine · 5 Jun

The portfolios of three hotel companies each exceed 500,000 rooms in North America, according to census data from STR.

Management News: Interstate, Paramount Expand Hotel Portfolios

Lodging Magazine · 5 Jun

Interstate To Manage Glacier House Hotels 13-Property Portfolio Glacier House Hotels selected Interstate Hotels & Resorts to manage a portfolio of 13

Two New Tax Advantaged Financing Tools for Hotel Investors

Lodging Magazine · 4 Jun

Brad Elmer, managing director of Baker Tilly Capital, LLC, the wholly owned private investment banking subsidiary of Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP,

Motto by Hilton Signs First U.S. Hotel in Atlanta's Old Fourth Ward Neighborhood

Lodging Magazine · 3 Jun

Hilton today announced the first U.S. signing of a Motto by Hilton hotel in the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood of Atlanta in partnership with Lucror Re

Ashford To Acquire Remington's Hotel Management Business for $275 Million

Lodging Magazine · 3 Jun

Ashford Inc. today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the hotel management business of privately-held Remington Holdings,

La Quinta Details Expansion Plans One Year After Joining Wyndham
La Quinta Details Expansion Plans One Year After Joining Wyndham

Lodging Magazine · 3 Jun

One year after joining Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, La Quinta by Wyndham continues to expand its portfolio of hotels, today announcing plans to introduc

MGM Resorts Signs ECPAT's Tourism Child-Protection Code of Conduct

Lodging Magazine · 24 May

MGM Resorts has signed ECPAT's Tourism Child-Protection Code of Conduct (The Code), a worldwide network of organizations working to end the sexual ex

Hyatt Adds Lifestyle Division Following Two Roads Acquisition

Lodging Magazine · 23 May

Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced the organization of a new, dedicated lifestyle division, which brings together Hyatt's and former Two Roads Hospit

STR: U.S. Hotel Occupancy, ADR, and RevPAR Up in April 2019
STR: U.S. Hotel Occupancy, ADR, and RevPAR Up in April 2019

Lodging Magazine · 21 May

The U.S. hotel industry reported positive results in the three key performance metrics during April 2019, according to data from STR.

Culture and Communication are Key Components in My Place's Growth Strategy

Lodging Magazine · 16 May

In 2019, single-brand hotel companies like My Place Hotels are becoming increasingly rare. Over the past few years, the industry has seen similar bra

Hospitality Properties Trust Acquires Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West
Hospitality Properties Trust Acquires Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West

Lodging Magazine · 15 May

Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT) has completed the purchase of the 198-room Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West for $30 million, or approximately $151,500

The 10 Most Valuable Hotel Brands in the World
The 10 Most Valuable Hotel Brands in the World

Lodging Magazine · 13 May

Hilton is the world's most valuable hotel brand, according to a new report from Brand Finance, an independent brand valuation consultancy. The compan

Six Hotel Deals and Acquisitions

Lodging Magazine · 8 May

Driftwood Launches First Opportunity Zone Fund Driftwood Acquisitions and Development (DAD) has launched its initial qualified opportunity zone fund

Showing No Shows: A Closer Look at Attrition and Cancellation Fee Revenue

Lodging Magazine · 6 May

Per the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry (USALI), the income received from transient and group guests who fail to occupy a room or

ECPAT-USA Issues Report on Human Trafficking Laws and the Lodging Industry

Lodging Magazine · 1 May

To help lodging companies facing different laws about human trafficking in different states, ECPAT-USA , with the financial support of the American H

Deal Report: Four of This Week's Hotel Deals and Acquisitions

Lodging Magazine · 1 May

HREC Investment Advisors has arranged the sale of the 176-guestroom Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Orlando International Drive. The buyer was The Lightho

Leveling the Playing Field: Online Auctions Remove Barriers

Lodging Magazine · 30 Apr

Former commercial real estate broker Anthony Falor is now the managing director of the National Hospitality Group of Ten-X, an end-to-end online tran

Greg Friedman Leverages Legacy Lessons To Compete in the Current Environment

Lodging Magazine · 29 Apr

Greg Friedman, who is Peachtree Hotel Group (PHG) Managing Principal and CEO, barely remembers a time when he was not at the table when hotel financi