Transient Segment Grows as Group Bookings Decline

NEW YORK—As hoteliers prepare for the start of 2016, properties in major North American markets are experiencing strong transient (individual business and leisure) bookings,...
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U.S. GOPPAR Gains in July Illustrate Resiliency of Market

Hotels in the U.S. achieved their sixth month of YOY profit growth for 2019, underpinned by a strong increase in revenue across the board,...
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An Overview of Roadside Property Performance

Interstate properties—one of six location segments defined by STR—encompass hotels that are “in close proximity to major highways, motorways, or other major roads” and...

U.S. Economy, Property Markets to Heat Up

NEW YORK—Global commercial real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield released its latest U.S. Macro Forecast, anticipating that, following a turbulent year in 2016,...

Leisure Reservations Surged in April

DALLAS—Pegasus Solutions has issued data showing that the leisure market in North America surged ahead in April by an impressive +7.0 percent, surpassing the...
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14 Hotel Companies Among 2019 Best Employers for Diversity

Fourteen hotel companies are among this year's Best Employers for Diversity, according to Forbes magazine. The list, which recognizes organizations for their commitment to...
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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...
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How to Spot and Get Rid of Common Household Pests in Hotels

Running a business in the hospitality industry is a tough task, and when pests are added to the equation, it can get even more...
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15 Women Moving Up Hospitality’s Career Ladder

Over the past few years, more and more women seem to be climbing to the top ranks of the hotel industry. This isn’t a coincidence—woman...