January's Hotel Construction Up 6.8 Percent Over Last Year
January's Hotel Construction Up 6.8 Percent Over Last Year

Lodging Magazine · 13 Feb

As of the end of January 2020, STR's data showed 1,615 projects accounting for 208,807 rooms in the U.S. hotel construction pipeline--a 6.8 percent y

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

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

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

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

Deal Report: This Week's Hotel Sales and Acquisitions
Deal Report: This Week's Hotel Sales and Acquisitions

Lodging Magazine · 13 Mar

Rockbridge this week announced the acquisition of Halcyon in Cherry Creek, Denver’s affluent submarket and high-end shopping district, from Sage Hosp

LaSalle Agrees to Merge With Pebblebrook in a $5.2 Billion Deal
LaSalle Agrees to Merge With Pebblebrook in a $5.2 Billion Deal

Lodging Magazine · 6 Sep

After months of negotiations, Pebblebrook Hotel Trust and LaSalle Hotel Properties today jointly announced that they have entered into a definitive m

Cape Carolyn Buys Embassy Suites Philadelphia Valley Forge
Cape Carolyn Buys Embassy Suites Philadelphia Valley Forge

Lodging Magazine · 15 Aug

The Plasencia Group, a privately-owned hospitality investment advisory firm, this week announced the sale of the 229-room Embassy Suites Philadelphia

AHLA and AHLEF Release 2017 Annual Reports
AHLA and AHLEF Release 2017 Annual Reports

Lodging Magazine · 6 Mar

On Monday, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) and the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF) both finalized and release