TripAdvisor's 2018 Top 25 US Hotel properties feature a nice cross-section of resort and urban properties in Oregon and Washington. Of the Top 25, 4 are in Oregon and Washington! More proof of how amazing the Pacific NW is (as if we needed more proof). Our featured image is … [Read more...] about What 4 Pacific NW Hotels Made the Top 25 US Hotels List?
Why do you want to build a hotel chain? Maybe you and your family have two or more hotels and you want to put your name on them, or you want to create a brand with your own unique service. The first thing you need to consider with the harshest sense of self examination … [Read more...] about How to Build a Hotel Chain
Crystal Investment Property, LLC is pleased to announce our affiliation as the newest member of Hotel Brokers International. HBI, founded 55 years ago is a specialized network of highly-trained hotel brokers, restricted to brokerages which only conduct hotel property … [Read more...] about CIP joins Hotel Brokers International
In the fall of 2012 you may have considered the growth of demand in the past year and a half outstanding. However, STR founder, Randy Smith cautioned that this growth of demand would begin to decline to standard levels in the next year. This along with the rate of growth … [Read more...] about Growth of Demand in 2013
If you didn't attend the ALIS hotel conference in Los Angeles this year, you really missed something! Hotel investment conference attendance is a barometer for the health of the hotel industry. Companies send lots of delegates to these conferences when they are doing … [Read more...] about Future Forward – ALIS Conference Redux 2013
In an earlier blog post, I discussed my observation in the marketplace that finally we are seeing Sellers and Buyers reaching the same valuations for property. Sellers have adjusted their expectations a little and Buyers realize in many cases that there can be significant … [Read more...] about Creative Structures in Hotel Transactions