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Outlook continues to improve for U.S. hotels

The U.S. hotel industry posted improvements across the board last week, with all of the key metrics showing increases...

Outlook continues to improve for U.S. hotels
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A good week for U.S. hotel industry

U.S. hotel performance improved last week, with occupancy, average daily rates and revenue per available room all up from their levels during the same period last year, according to the latest data from Smith...

A good week for U.S. hotel industry
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NYC hotels rally as overall U.S. market sags

The U.S. hotel industry continued to suffer last week despite gains in the luxury sector and in select submarkets,...

NYC hotels rally as overall U.S. market sags
Hotel construction down to record lows

Hotel construction down to record lows

Hotel construction is at a relative standstill as lenders continue to tighten their belts to ward off further commercial real estate losses, according to a revised 2010 forecast from Lodging Econometrics. The research firm...

Hotel construction down to record lows
46 new hotels to open in NYC this year

46 new hotels to open in NYC this year

There are close to 100 new hotels slated to open in major U.S. cities this year and 46 of them will be located in New York City, according to Smith Travel Research. The additions...

46 new hotels to open in NYC this year
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Hotel market weak as projects get canceled

The global recession and the credit crisis are having an effect on new hotel construction throughout the U.S., especially in New York City. Total projects under construction in the U.S. have fallen 20.1 percent...

Hotel market weak as projects get canceled
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Light at end of tunnel coming to hotels

After four months of weakness in hotel occupancy, the outlook is getting brighter for the local hospitality industry.   According to Smith Travel Research, the U.S. hotel industry posted declines in the three key...

Light at end of tunnel coming to hotels

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