U.S. water parks forecast to grow in 2017

THE WATERPARK INDUSTRY saw more than $550 million in new investment in indoor and outdoor waterparks and their related resorts in 2016, according to...

Surveys show consumer views on Airbnb

IN WHAT MAY be a case of “Know thy enemy” for some, a pair of recent surveys reveal what consumers like, and what they...

Ten years later, hoteliers see mixed recovery from Great Recession, says CBRE Hotels’ Americas...

HOTELIERS WHO ENTERED the lodging business after 2009, the industry’s trough in the Great Recession, are most likely reaping financial rewards from their investments....

New SBA rules expand opportunities for hotel investment

FINDING MONEY TO buy or build a hotel these days is like a treasure hunt. While many lenders are pulling back, the U.S. Small...

Not a drop in the bucket

Hotels and motels among biggest commercial consumers of water, say conservationists… Wednesday, April 23, 2014 – A HOTEL USES HUNDREDS of gallons of water per...

Analysis: U.S. hotel demand at all-time high

HOTEL DEMAND IN the U.S is at an all-time high, driven by forces beyond the traditional link to gross domestic product, according to CBRE...

Report: Hotel industry growth to remain steady

FOR ANYBODY PREDICTING that the current hotel market cycle is peaking, the strong U.S. economy and prudent lending practices are keeping it running a...

Online reviews as the great equalizer

THE INTERNET HAS changed the way consumers shop for any number of products and services. Now a new study shows the online marketplace may...

Extended stay hotel supply keeps pace with demand, says Highland Group

THE EXTENDED STAY HOTEL industry in the U.S. is on a roll. Supply is adding up but so is demand and revenue, reports The Highland...

Houston hoteliers face good news, bad news

AFTER YEARS OF STRUGGLING, Houston hotels may see a record-breaking surge in occupancy – and eventually rate – as the city and surrounding communities...