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In Focus: Denver, CO

Denver’s growth this year reflects what many hotel developers and owners have been witnessing—as a market for jobs, business, and development, Denver continues to outperform.

Market Intelligence Report 2013: Cleveland

This past year, Cleveland has gained a major casino, a world-class aquarium, and a state-of-the-art convention center. How does this impact the lodging market?

Market Intelligence Report 2013 Cincinnati

Cincinnati’s workforce is set to return to pre-recessionary proportions by 2014, making the city’s economic recovery among the fastest in the Midwest. Cincinnati’s hotel industry has realized slower growth, though demand and ADR are trending upward.

Market Intelligence Report 2013 Columbus, Ohio

Unemployment and office vacancy has been dropping in Columbus, the state capital and a major center for financial and healthcare services in Ohio. Hotel occupancy hit a record high in 2012, and average rates are gaining ground.

HVS Hotel Market Snapshot: Ann Arbor, Michigan

Following the performance detour brought on by the recent recession, Ann Arbor hoteliers are beginning to see things shift in the right direction.

Tenacious G - Conversations with Champions of Sustainability

Featuring: Chris Lane, Vice President of Environmental Affairs, Xanterra Parks and Resorts.

Hotel Demand Drivers in Cincinnati

A mix of cultural and commercial projects continues to steer businesspeople, tourists, and conventioneers toward Cincinnati, giving area hoteliers some hope in the tough economy.

Market Intelligence Report: Cleveland, Ohio

Business growth is in league with happenings on the hotel front to help forge new promise for this evolving city.

HVS Market Intelligence Report: Columbus, Ohio

Hoteliers stand to reap the benefits of this capital city’s revitalization, especially downtown.

Why New Restaurants Fail

The high failure rate of new restaurants can be attributed in part to a lack of understanding of the restaurant's market. This article addresses the need for a market study prior to the commitment of a major investment in a new restaurant.