Insights & Publications

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Recent Insights/Articles

HVS Market Pulse: San Francisco, CA

San Francisco continues to rank among the top domestic lodging markets, attributed to the strength of the tech industry, strong year-round tourism, and limited supply growth.

HVS Industry Statistics Update – Q1 2019

Our Q1 Industry Statistics Update shows key economic metrics that relate to the hotel industry’s recent performance and near-term forecast.

HVS Market Pulse: Atlanta, Georgia

While several high-profile projects have been completed in Atlanta over the past several years, the construction boom in Atlanta is showing no signs of slowing down.

Convention Center Headquarters Hotel Openings – Nine Cases in Point

In this article, the author reviews market data associated with the introduction of nine headquarters hotels from the past 16 years to provide insight into the impacts such openings have on their competitive sets’ performance.

Lisbon Hotel Market – Europe's Miracle Baby Maturing

This market pulse provides an overview of the tourism and hotel market in Lisbon, Portugal. This snapshot discusses recent tourism trends, the impact of new supply on performance and provides a summary of the hotel pipeline.

Canadian Lodging Outlook Quarterly 2018-Q4

The Canadian hotel industry blew it out of the park once again in 2018! Growth in demand outpaced growth in new supply 2:1, leading to never before seen levels of national occupancy and average rate.

UK Hotel Market Tracker Q4 2018

AlixPartners, STR and HVS have published the Q4 2018 UK Hotel Market Tracker. The Hotel Market Tracker analyses performance, supply and transactions in London and the UK regions.

Many Hotel Sellers Won Big in 2018

On average, hotel prices increased significantly in 2018, as a strong pool of buyers with favorable outlooks kept downward pressure on cap rates.

HVS Market Pulse: Bend, Oregon

A top tourism destination in the Pacific Northwest, the city of Bend is experiencing a period of economic growth, including an influx of new and proposed hotels.