Boston Marriott Newton Completes Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

NEWTON, MASS. — Chesapeake Lodging Trust has completed a multi-million renovation at Boston Marriott Newton, located at 2345 Commonwealth Ave. in Newton. The large-scale renovation program included upgrades to all 430 guest rooms, including the bi-level presidential suite, the lobby, guest corridors, all meetings rooms and the 9,000-square-foot Grand Ballroom. All guest rooms feature a 50-inch flat screen television, a workstation, Wi-Fi access, mini refrigerators, in-room safes and coffee..

September 12, 2017

Cottonwood Group, CCBI Secure $55M in Refinancing for Aloft Hotel at Hudson Yards in Manhattan

NEW YORK CITY — Cottonwood Group and CCB International (CCBI) have closed on a $55 million secured credit facility for the development of an Aloft Hotel at Hudson Yards on Manhattan’s West Side. The hotel, which is part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, is currently under construction. Cottonwood, through its subsidiary, CW Credit Services, partnered with CCBI to replace an existing land loan and help secure a land lease for the hotel. Upon completion, Aloft Hotel at Hudson Yards will feature..

September 11, 2017

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $44M in Acquisition Financing for Dual-Branded Marriott Hotel in Queens

NEW YORK CITY — Cushman & Wakefield served as the exclusive advisor to Chris Xu, founder and president of United Construction and Development Group, in arranging $44 million in financing for the acquisition of an under construction dual-branded Marriott hotel located at 148-18 Archer Ave. in the Jamaica neighborhood of Queens. Morris Betesh and Omar Ferreira, both formerly of Cushman & Wakefield, secured the non-recourse loan, which features full-term interest-only payments and two one-year..

September 11, 2017

Norwich Properties Sells 108-Suite Extended-Stay Hotel in Colchester, Vermont

COLCHESTER, VT. — Norwich Properties has completed the disposition of Residence Inn Burlington Colchester, an extended-stay hotel located in Colchester. AAM 15 Management acquired the 108-suite property for an undisclosed price. Completed in 2010, the hotel features suites with fully equipped kitchens, an indoor swimming pool and soaking tub, a fitness facility, a business center, a sundries shop, a barbecue and picnic area, complimentary hot breakfast and the Residence Inn Mix, evening..

September 7, 2017

Civitas Capital, Atlantic Hotels Purchase 93-Room Hotel in Waco

WACO, TEXAS — A partnership between Civitas Capital Group and Atlantic Hotels Group has purchased the 93-room TownePlace Suites in Waco. The hotel is located within Legends Crossing, a 150-acre, mixed-use development near the downtown area and Baylor University. Amenities include a pool, fitness center and business center. The transaction marks the partnership’s second acquisition of a Waco hotel in the last two months.  

September 7, 2017

Marcus & Millichap Arranges Sale of 54-Room Hotel in College Station

COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS — Marcus & Millichap has arranged the sale of Comfort Suites Texas Avenue College Station, a three-story, 54-room hotel located at 2313 Texas Ave. South in College Station. Steve Swenholt, Allan Miller and Chris Gomes of Marcus & Millichap represented the seller and procured the buyer, both of which are private investors.

September 7, 2017

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Boston – Cambridge Completes $4M Guest Suite Renovation

CAMBRIDGE, MASS. — DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Boston – Cambridge has completed a $4 million renovation to the guest suites. The renovation will introduce the brand’s modern suite concept, Urban Bed, to the Boston market. Each of the 170 two-room Urban Bed suites offer travelers a flexible living space with a full-size pull-down bed that can be utilized on demand. Unlike a sofa bed, the Urban Bed does not fold, providing additional guests the same comfort of a standard DoubleTree Suites..

September 6, 2017

Condor Acquires Marriott-Branded Hotel in El Paso for $19M

EL PASO, TEXAS — Condor Hospitality Trust Inc., a Maryland-based lodging REIT, has acquired the Fairfield Inn & Suites El Paso Airport, a Marriott-branded hotel located at 6611 Edgemere Blvd. in El Paso. Condor Hospitality purchased the asset from the undisclosed seller for $19 million. Amenities include a pool, fitness center and a business center. Condor Hospitality has retained Aimbridge Hospitality to manage the hotel.

September 6, 2017

MBC Partners, Corient Venture Partners Open WaterWalk Hotel in Centennial

CENTNENIAL, COLO. — A joint venture between MBC Partners and Rob Mossburg, Bill Booth and Chris Copps of Corient Venture Partners has opened the 146-room WaterWalk hotel in Centennial. The 123,378-square-foot asset is located at 11400 E. Peakview Ave. The property is a hybrid hotel and apartment concept. It was originally planned as a corporate site but is now the company’s first franchise location to open. WaterWalk combines the space and comfort of apartment living with the..

September 5, 2017

Siegel Group Acquires 80,000 SF Hotel in San Antonio for $3.3M

SAN ANTONIO — Siegel Group, a Las Vegas-based investment and hospitality firm, has acquired the former Budget Lodge Extended Stay Hotel in San Antonio for $3.3 million. Built in 1963 and situated on 6.6 acres along Interstate 35, the two-story property totals approximately 80,000 square feet. Siegel Group plans to repurpose some of the existing space to include a restaurant and lounge, as well as a conference and banquet area.  

September 1, 2017