MCR Completes Renovation of 102-Room Hotel in Tulsa

TULSA, OKLA. — MCR has finished exterior renovations of the Hampton Inn & Suites Tulsa-South Bixby, a 102-room, select-service hotel located at 8220 S. Regal Blvd. next to the Spirit Bank Event Center in Tulsa. The renovations included the additions of new fencing, signage and patio lounge furniture, as well as a fresh paint job.

March 15, 2017

Arden Group Acquires Sheraton Atlanta Hotel for $64.2M

ATLANTA — Arden Group has purchased the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel, a 763-room hotel located at 165 Courtland St. N.E. in downtown Atlanta. The Philadelphia-based investment firm purchased the hotel through its discretionary fund affiliate, Arden Real Estate Partners II LP, for $64.2 million, according to the Atlanta Business Chronicle. JLL represented the sellers, affiliates of Amerimar Enterprises and Contrarian Capital, in the transaction. The previous ownership group wrapped up a $15 million..

March 14, 2017

Home2Suites by Hilton Opens in Middleburg Heights, Ohio

MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, OHIO — Sunsine Inc. has opened a new Home2 Suites by Hilton in Middleburg Heights near Cleveland. The hotel features 111 suites with fully equipped kitchens. Other features include a laundry and fitness area, daily breakfast, indoor pool and outdoor grill area. Located at 7355 Engle Road, the hotel offers convenient access to Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. Kaival Hospitality Management LLC manages the hotel owned by Sunsine.

March 14, 2017

Embassy Suites, Hotel Capital Complete Renovation of San Antonio Hotel

SAN ANTONIO — Embassy Suites by Hilton and Hotel Capital have completed the 11-month, $7 million renovation of the Embassy Suites by Hilton San Antonio NW I-10, located at 7750 Briaridge Drive in San Antonio. The renovation was part of the Atrium Refresh Initiative, designed to update the art and architecture of the chain’s open-air lobbies. The renovation also included upgrades to the hotel’s bar and restaurant, as well as the interiors of each of its 216 suites.

March 13, 2017

Citizens Commercial Banking Provides $70M Construction Loan for Marriott Moxy Hotel in Boston

BOSTON — Citizens Commercial Banking has provided a $70 million loan to TS Lodging LLC / Norwich Partners to partially finance the construction of a 340-room Marriott Moxy Hotel on the corner of Stuart and Tremont streets in downtown Boston. Citizens is the lead debt arranger of the four-bank group. Construction has begun on the property, which is slated for delivery in the fourth quarter of 2018. Norwich Partners has developed more than two dozen chain-affiliated hotels across New England..

March 13, 2017

Eastern Consolidated Arranges $120M in Construction Financing for New Hyatt Place Hotel in Manhattan

NEW YORK CITY — Eastern Consolidated has secured a $210 million debt and equity package to finance the construction of a new, 180,000-square-foot Hyatt Place Hotel in Manhattan’s Garment District. The financing consists of a $95 million first-mortgage loan from Bank of the Ozarks and a $25 million preferred equity investment by Square Mile Capital Management. Adam Hakim and James Murad of Eastern Consolidated arranged the financing on behalf of the McSam Hotel Group, a New York-based..

March 13, 2017

Wason Associates Negotiates Sale of Palmer House Resort, Best Western Plus in Vermont

BENNINGTON & MANCHESTER, VT. – Wason Associates Hospitality Real Estate Brokerage Group (Wason Associates) has negotiated the sale of the Best Western Plus in Bennington and the Palmer House Resort in Manchester. The Best Western Plus is located near Bennington College and several ski resorts. S.K.B.W.V. Acquisition LLC LL acquired the Best Western Plus for $3.8 million. The hotel includes 58 recently renovated rooms and an owner/property manager residence. The Palmer House Resort is..

March 10, 2017

Vista Capital Arranges $9.3M Loan for Refinancing of Hotel in Munster, Indiana

MUNSTER, IND. — Vista Capital Co. has arranged a $9.3 million loan for the refinancing of the Hampton Inn & Suites in Munster. Opened in 2004, the 91-room hotel is located 25 miles from Chicago. A European-based investment bank provided the 10-year loan. The borrower was not disclosed.

March 9, 2017

Cottonwood Management Opens Boston Office, Commences Pre-Construction on Mixed-Use Development

BOSTON — Cottonwood Management Group is opening a new Boston regional office at 101 Seaport Blvd. in the city’s Seaport district. The California-based asset management and development company has also commenced pre-construction on its Seaport Square Parcel M1M2 development, which is located next door. The M1M2 project consists of 1 million square feet of mixed-use development over 3.5 acres in Seaport Square. The residential component includes 730-plus units in two condominium towers and..

March 9, 2017

Huff, Niehaus & Associates Brokers Sale of Holiday Inn Express in Indianapolis for $6M

INDIANAPOLIS — Huff, Niehaus & Associates Inc. has brokered the sale of the Holiday Inn Express Indy NW-Park 100 in Indianapolis for $6 million. Park Property Investments LLC purchased the 121-room hotel, with plans to convert the property into a Best Western Plus by the end of the year. Brandt Niehaus of Huff, Niehaus & Associates represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction.

March 8, 2017