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Convention center hotels boost both supply, demand

Municipalities across the United States are seeking approvals, funding or public-private partnerships to develop or redevelop their convention centers with an attached, big-box hotel. City councils in Kansas City and Oklahoma City are in process of getting approvals and funding secured while Portland, Oregon, and Chicago have such projects underway. One of the latest convention

Posted on June 05, 2017 Leave a comment H&LA’s Joseph Pierce attended the The East Coast Gaming Congress, an annual event that attracts approximately 600 attendees. This conference offers content ranging from strategy and investment to next generation products and technologies such as eSports, fantasy sports and social/mobile gaming. The following are Joseph’s takeaways from this exciting event:

Our consultants are headed to Georgia this week for fieldwork and market research related to a proposed condominium resort feasibility study.

Posted on May 15, 2017 Joseph Pierce, MAI and H&LA’s Director of Appraisal and Consulting Services, is attending the 21st Annual East Coast Gaming Congress and NextGen Gaming Forum in Atlantic City, May 24-25 at Harrah’s Resort Casino Waterfront Conference Center. This conference focuses on the emerging trends in the gaming industry. If you are

We have consultants in Colorado this week for market research and fieldwork related to a hotel, campground, waterpark, and adventure park feasibility study.

H&LA Vice president Laurel Keller weighed in with the Cleveland Plain Dealer on plans for a small boutique hotel in Cleveland’s Ohio City neighborhood. Published by: Michelle Jarbobe/Cleveland Plain Dealer Published date: April 2017 Cleveland Hostel owner Mark Raymond is shouldering his second hospitality project in the Ohio City neighborhood: A boutique hotel blending old and new construction.

Our consultants are traveling to Oregon this week for fieldwork and market research related to a hotel feasibility study.

Our consultants are traveling to Washington this week for fieldwork and market research related to the proposed addition of golf entertainment center to a casino hot

Key characteristics set lifestyle brands and boutique hotels apart from the competition and help them command higher rates.

Congratulations to our client, Scott Enterprises, on plans for their new hotel in Erie, Pa, which is set to break ground in the fall of 2017. The $15 million Hampton Inn & Suites is expected to include about 105 rooms.  Published by: Jim Martin/Erie Times-News, PA Published date: April 2017 Construction on a new Hampton Inn

Eric B. Hansen AIA, ISHC recently attended the National Association of Sports Commissions 25th Annual Symposium in Sacramento California. The event brought sports authorities and event rights holders together in an atmosphere of congenial interaction for education and advancement of the sports travel industry. Hotel & Leisure Advisors is an allied member of the NASC

H&LA President, David J. Sangree, will be attending the Michigan State University’s School of Hospitality Business Real Estate Advisory Board Council meeting on Friday in Lansing, Michigan.

     H&LA Consultants are traveling for some exciting industry conferences in the this week and next!   David J. Sangree  and John Kelley are both attending the Hunter Hotel Investment Conference in Atlanta on March 22nd-24th.    Eric Hansen is attending the National Association of Sports Commissions Annual Symposium in Sacramento on March 27th-30th.   

This article discusses the Kalahari Resort expansion as well as what it means for the region overall and cites H&LA’s market feasibility study report as well as our President, David Sangree.

H&LA President David Sangree talked with the Cleveland Plain Dealer regarding the expansions at Kalahari Resort and Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio