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Checking in with Extended-Stay Pioneer Jack DeBoer

Checking in with Extended-Stay Pioneer Jack DeBoer

Jack DeBoer, father of the extended-stay hotel concept, has racked up a long list of achievements during his 50 years in the business. Retiring is not an option for the 83-year-old entrepreneur, who founded the Residence Inn, Summerfield Suites, Candlewood ...

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ALIS Roundup: New Projects and Announcements

ALIS Roundup: New Projects and Announcements

Nearly 2,800 top industry leaders attended the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) in Los Angeles last week, and we were on the scene to uncover the latest hotel news and trends. In between an array of seminars and panels, we ...

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ALIS: Don’t Worry, Be Happy with the Numbers

ALIS: Don’t Worry, Be Happy with the Numbers

The U.S. hotel industry experienced a record-breaking year in 2014, as occupancy rose 3.6 percent, average daily rate (ADR) increased 4.6 percent, and revenue per available room (RevPAR) went up 8.3 percent, STR data shows. With an increase of 4.5 ...

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