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Congratulations to our client, Kalahari Resorts, on the announcement of their newest indoor waterpark resort development in Round Rock, Texas! Published by: Julie Moreno/KSAT12 Published date: July, 2017 A huge African-themed resort and water park is coming to Texas. The Kalahari Resorts & Conventions has announced it’s opening a theme park in Round Rock. According to

We have consultants headed to the Dallas-Fort Worth market this week for fieldwork and market research related to a waterpark and conference center feasibility study.

Congratulations to our client, Chris Kaczmar, on the approval for the new Tru by Hilton hotel in downtown Cleveland! Published by: Michelle Jarobe/The Plain Dealer  Published date: July 2017 A 114-room Tru hotel could open on Euclid Avenue not far from the Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals in early 2019, bringing a new brand and a lower-cost lodging

We have consultants in Idaho this week for field work and market research related to a feasibility analysis for a proposed indoor waterpark resort

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

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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

David J. Sangree and John Kelley attended the Hunter Hotel Investment Conference in Atlanta, Georgia last week. The conference attracted a record turnout with over 1,500 attendees.