Hotel reservations increase in both group and transient, says TravelClick

Friday, August 22, 2014 – The hotel industry outlook for the top 25 North American Markets is showing an increase of 3.7 percent in...

US select-service hotels hot item for investors, reports JLL

Investment volume increased 145 percent to $4.62bn through August; First-half of 2014 expected to be even more robust… Wednesday, October 09, 2013 – IT'S NOT...

U.S. hotels’ profits rose 2 percent in May

MAY WAS OVERALL a good month for the U.S. hotel industry. Bouncing back from the negative turn in April, May recorded a 2 percent...

Rooms under construction jump 41.7 percent, reports STR

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 – THE TOTAL ACTIVE U.S. hotel development pipeline in March comprised 3,127 projects, which total 381,503 rooms and represent a...

Travel industry adds jobs the fastest

Monday, January 13, 2014 – IN TERMS OF JOBS created, the U.S. travel industry is just about fully recovered from the Great Recession. So says...

Hotel profits may exceed pre-recession levels, says PKF

Friday, April 25, 2014 - According to the 2014 edition of Trends® in the Hotel Industry, an annual report recently released by PKF Hospitality Research,...

STR: U.S. hotel construction grew 8.3 percent in July

THE NUMBER OF hotel rooms in the final phase of development in the U.S. construction pipeline rose 8.3 percent in July over the same...

US Hispanics smartphone happy when shopping for hotels, says report

Nearly one-quarter prone to searching for hotels on their phone before traveling… Friday, July 19, 2013 – HISPANICS HAVE BEEN on the leading edge of...

Backed by Marriott and Hilton, Hospitality High School moves to a permanent location

From The Washington Post Wednesday, June 12, 2013 – CRYSTELLE MOE, 19, has always liked to cook. But it wasn’t until she began attending Hospitality High...

Happy holidays for December metrics

Thursday, January 23, 2014 – DECEMBER’S HOLIDAY SEASON boosted U.S. hotel performance, reports STR.  “The results were buoyed by the favorable Hanukkah comps (December 2012...