Home2 Suites by Hilton Opens in Rapid City, South Dakota

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Home2 Suites by Hilton Rapid City has opened near Interstate 90 at 621 WaTiki Way. The hotel features 107 suites with fully equipped kitchens. Amenities include complimentary Internet, laundry, fitness area and daily breakfast. Liv Hospitality LLC owns and manages the hotel.

April 19, 2017

NewcrestImage Breaks Ground on Two Hotels in North Dallas

FRISCO, TEXAS — NewcrestImage, a Dallas-based developer, has broken ground on two hotels as part of a larger hotel campus project at Frisco Station, a 242-acre, mixed-use development in north Texas. The first two Marriott-branded hotels, an eight-story AC Hotel and a seven-story Residence Inn, will share a building, total 300 rooms and offer amenities such as an indoor pool, two lounge areas and free grocery delivery service. Both properties are expected to open mid-2018. The second phase of..

April 13, 2017

Homewood Suites by Hilton St. Louis Westport Opens in Maryland Heights, Missouri

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO. — Homewood Suites by Hilton St. Louis Westport has opened in Maryland Heights, a suburb of St. Louis. Developed and owned by Lodging Hospitality Management, the hotel consists of 121 suites. Amenities include complimentary breakfast, Wi-Fi, a grocery shopping service, outdoor patio, fitness center, indoor pool and putting green. The hotel is located at 2434 Old Dorsett Road and offers convenient access to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport.

April 13, 2017

New Hyatt Place Emeryville/San Francisco Opens in East Bay

EMERYVILLE, CALIF. — The 175-room Hyatt Place Emeryville/San Francisco hotel has opened in East Bay. The hotel is located at 5700 Bay St. in Emeryville. The new Hyatt has been a part of Emeryville’s ongoing downtown expansion and restoration initiative. It serves as the flagship hotel in Bay Street Emeryville, a three-block-long development. The retail mega-center features 65 stores, 10 restaurants, a movie theater and 400 residential units. Ensemble Real Estate Investments led the..

April 12, 2017

MRA Group Buys 133-Acre Mixed-Use Complex in Metro Philadelphia

SPRING HOUSE, PA. — MRA Group has acquired the former Rohm & Haas research and development campus located at 727 Norristown Road in the Philadelphia suburb of Spring House. Now known as the Spring House Technology Park, the complex spans 591,000 square feet across 11 buildings. The 133-acre campus is located near the Fort Washington exit of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. MRA will renovate the park to include office and laboratory facilities, a hotel, co-working space, on-site daycare, a gym..

April 12, 2017

Stargazer Inn & Suites in Monterey Sells for $8.4M

MONTEREY, CALIF. — A local private investor has acquired the 52-room Stargazer Inn & Suites for $8.4 million. The boutique hotel is located at 1046 Munras Ave. in Monterey. The hotel features an indoor pool and spa, breakfast room and parking. Many guest rooms offer fireplaces and partial ocean views. Eric Gunderson of Avison Young represented the seller, Monterey Signature Hotels, in this transaction.

April 11, 2017

Marcus & Millichap Negotiates $11.4M Sale of Hotel in Fort Myers

FORT MYERS, FLA. — Marcus & Millichap has arranged the $11.4 million sale of Candlewood Suites Fort Myers-Sanibel Gateway, a 120-room hotel located at 9740 Commerce Center Court in Fort Myers. Built in 2009, the hotel is situated near several beaches including Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel and Captiva. AD1 Global purchased the asset from an undisclosed private investment group. Jonathan Ruprai and Krone Weidler of Marcus & Millichap’s Tampa office represented the seller in the transaction and..

April 10, 2017

HREC Arranges Sale of Holiday Inn Hotel in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — HREC Investment Advisors has arranged the sale of the Holiday Inn Airport West-Earth City in St. Louis. The sales price was not disclosed. The 155-room hotel is located less than eight miles from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. Ted Anka and Tom Sommer of HREC represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction.

April 6, 2017

HSF Provides $23.2M Construction Loan for Hyatt Hotel in East Moline, Illinois

EAST MOLINE, ILL. — Hall Structured Finance (HSF) has provided a $23.2 million loan for the construction of a Hyatt House and Hyatt Place hotel in East Moline, part of the Quad Cities region. This will be Hyatt’s first development of a blended, dual-flagged hotel, with a shared front desk and lobby amenities, and will serve as the company’s prototype for future dual-flagged developments. The nine-story, 233-room hotel will feature 134 upscale Hyatt Place rooms and 99 suite-style,..

April 5, 2017

Gene Kaufman Architect Receives Approval for Two-Hotel Project in NYC

NEW YORK CITY — Gene Kaufman Architect (GKA) has received design approval from the NYC Department of Buildings for a Marriott and Residence Inn at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City. In addition, The Lam Group has asked GKA to take over work on a Courtyard by Marriott and Residence Inn already under construction at 215 Pearl St. Together, the projects offer 870 rooms and represent 424,000 square feet of hotel space. The 540-room, 270,000-square-foot Marriott-and-Residence..

April 5, 2017