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14/04/2017 10h25

Journal Hotels: a new upscale brand

Created in partnership between Stephen Brandman and the owners of the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel: Goodwin Gaw and David Chang, is a new upscale hotel brand which will first be developed through...

30/03/2017 10h15

A Trump Hotel descendant near the White House?

Trump Hotels Group wishes to develop its new lifestyle brand Scion in Washington, DC. The group would like to find and convert an existing mid-size hotel into a more affordable boutique hotel located...

20/03/2017 09h53

Design Hotels to open a new address in New York

Firmdale Hotels opens a second property in the Big Apple. This property is located in Upper-+Midtown Manhattan and joins the upscale network Design Hotels.

28/02/2017 11h42

Mapletree Investment acquires Oakwood Worldwide

As part of the group’s growth strategy, Mapletree Investments, the development company based in Singapore, announces the acquisition of the American Oakwood Worldwide, specialized on the corporate...

27/02/2017 08h52

The Carlton Hotel becomes The James NY NoMad

Located in the heart of Manhattan, north of Madison Square Park, The James New York NoMad is a conversion of the former Carlton Hotel Autograph Collection and will welcome its first guests in June...

24/02/2017 09h29

The Pan Pacific Seattle: sold for $79 M

The American group Hersha Hospitality Trust (a self-advised real estate investment trust in the hospitality sector) has announced the acquisition of the Pan Pacific Hotel in Seattle for 79 million...

24/01/2017 09h35

Los Angeles, Century Plaza Hotel to reopen under Fairmont

The Los Angeles iconic property that is currently undergoing renovation will reopen in 2018, and be operated under the upscale brand Fairmont Hotels & Resorts of the group AccorHotels.

20/01/2017 10h56

Trump Collection: What hotels for the 45th President of the United States and what impact?

As the 45th President of the United States is inaugurated today, Hospitality on takes a look at his hotel empire and the strategic perspectives it offers. From sky scrapers in Manhattan to Irish...

13/01/2017 11h25

American tourists in France gained 20% in buying power

In 2 years (2014-2016), the evolution of hotel prices in France the euro-dollar exchange rate have radically changed things in terms of competitive pricing of the destination France. A look at more...

04/01/2017 08h41

2017: Hotel openings the world is waiting for [interactive map]

We invite you on a World Tour of a selection of major openings expected this year. A look at innovative hotel concepts, upscale addresses and exclusive boutique hotels.

23/12/2016 10h22

Union Investment buys Courtyard by Marriott World Trade Center

The German company Union Investment is continuing acquisitions on the American market. Further to its first acquisitions in Boston and Chicago, the group has announced its foray into the New York...

22/12/2016 10h11

New York surpasses 60 million visitors this year

For the seventh year in a row, Big Apple posted a new increase in tourist arrivals in 2016. Close to 60.3 million visitors came to the city that never sleeps".

12/12/2016 10h42

JFK Airport in New York: an old terminal soon to be converted into a hotel

Designed by Eero Saarinen and built in 1962, terminal 5 became obsolete due to the growth in air traffic and more drastic security conditions; the TWA Flight Center at New York - John F. Kennedy will...

30/11/2016 16h16

[In slides] Waldorf Astoria readies itself to host Beverly Hills' stars

The upscale brand of the group Hilton Worldwide to inaugurate its first address in Los Angeles County next April, in one of the luxury tourism industry's key American destinations.

10/11/2016 08h50

KSL Capital Partners takes over Outrigger Hotels & Resorts

Outrigger Hotels and Resorts (Outrigger) and KSL Capital Partners, LLC (KSL) signed an agreement with a view to the takeover of Outrigger by KSL. This operation represents a portfolio of 37...

24/10/2016 09h52

Trump Hotels launches a new lifestyle brand

Scion is the new lifestyle brand made for Millennials recently announced by Trump Hotels group.

21/10/2016 13h56

China Life Insurance invests $2 billion in American hotel real estate

Another Chinese firm invests in hotel real estate outside Asia. China Life, a Chinese insurance company, put about 2 billion dollars in one of Starwood Capital's investment funds, thus acquiring 280...

27/09/2016 15h06

Generator announces North American expansion plans

On the eve of its first US opening in Florida, the brand announced the appointment of Michelle Flagg as Vice President of Development for North America.