digital menus

TRevPAR Falls in August as U.S. Hotels Fail to Capture Non-Rooms Revenue

While RevPAR and GOPPAR levels exceeded the previous annual low recorded at U.S. hotels in January, failure to drive non-rooms revenue on the back...
Old No. 77 Hotel

Sonnenblick-Eichner Arranges $29.2 Million to Refinance Old No. 77 Hotel in New Orleans

Beverly Hills, Calif.—Sonnenblick-Eichner Company has arranged $29.2 million of interim first mortgage financing for Provenance Hotels to refinance the Old No. 77 Hotel &...
second half of 2018

TravelClick Data Shows Steady Rates and Bookings for Second Half of 2018

NEW YORK–The second half of 2018 has experienced stable rates and bookings across all travel segments—up 1.80 percent in average daily rates (ADR) and...

CrediVia’s Heather Duvall on Streamlining Hotel Financing

Hospitality financing marketplace CrediVia recently opened a new platform for borrowers to make the commercial loan process simpler and faster. The team that created...
ICO, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency

Three Factors Influencing the Value of Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency values have unique drivers, 
considering their unregulated nature. Here are three factors that can influence the value of cryptocurrency. 1. Hackers. Because cryptocurrency exists...
Microtel Inn & Suites Port Charlotte, Florida

DSH Hotel Advisors Arranges $7 Million Sale of Port Charlotte Microtel

TAMPA—DSH Hotel Advisors, a national hotel brokerage and advisory firm headquartered in Tampa, Fla., announced that Dennis Hopper, managing principal, closed on Microtel Inn...
New York City

Five Markets With the Most Hotel Construction

Analysts at Lodging Econometrics recently reported the top five markets with the largest hotel construction pipelines for the third quarter of 2018. The number...
data breach

12 Ways to Increase Hotel Security

Even when hotels have strong security policies and procedures in place, they are still vulnerable to cyber attacks, break-ins, theft, fraud, and other crimes....
Kinley Chattanooga

Vision Hospitality Group Adds New Lifestyle Portfolio: Humanist

Chattanooga, Tenn.—Vision Hospitality Group unveiled plans for its newest boutique hospitality brand, Kinley. Kinley will be part of the overarching company’s new Humanist lifestyle...
Hotel Galvez and Spa - A Wyndham Grand Hotel

USA TODAY Names 10 Best Hotel Loyalty Programs for 2018

USA TODAY recently released its 2018 list for the 10 best hotel loyalty programs. To determine the winners of this year's USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice...