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Key Takeaways from the 2018 South East Asia Hotel Investor’s Summit (SEAHIS)

Key takeaways from this year’s South East Asia Hotel Investors’ Summit (SEAHIS) at the Westin Grande Sukhumvit Bangkok on May 14-15, which HVS proudly sponsored for the second consecutive year.

Factors Driving Hotel Wellness, Asset Management and Revenue

The original value and objectives associated with spa facilities and wellness programming have surpassed preconceived departmental importance.

2018 European Hotel Valuation Index

2017 was a spectacular year. The headwinds from geopolitical uncertainty and instability proved surmountable, and hotel values across Europe grew by 3.9%. Read the article in full for an in-depth look at average hotel values across Europe.

China - Hotel Asset Management in Numbers

The rapid development of China’s hotel industry has seen an unprecedented amount of supply come online since the turn of the millennia. Owning hotels requires a distinct skill set to maximize asset performance over time.

The Annual HVS Asia-Pacific Hotel Operator Guide 2017 – Excerpt

The publication continues to serve owners as a reference for which operator has a strong presence in their home market and in potential future markets further ashore as well as key feeder markets across the region.

2017 European Hotel Valuation Index

2016 was a year of political surprises and uncertainty! Some cities performed well and others less so, resulting in almost no change in the European average. Read the article in full for an in-depth look at average hotel values across Europe.

HVS Key Takeaways: Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Sri Lanka 2017

The 2nd edition of the THINC Sri Lanka conference brought together 170 stakeholders to discuss the vast potential of the hospitality sector as well as the key opportunities and challenges that lay ahead.

FHRAI Indian Hotel Industry Survey 2015-16

The survey, representing 1,517 hotels in various cities across different star categories in India, presents key statistics for the industry. It provides information about financial performance, marketing media usage patterns, guest segmentation, etc.

Knowing Makes No Difference to Sleeping Giants

The hotel industry is in the midst of a dramatic change. However, knowing there is a need for change is not enough. Real change or transformation is the most daunting task facing organizations and individuals in today’s fast paced & innovative world.

In Focus: Udaipur – An Oasis of Potential

The article focuses on the history of Udaipur and progress of its hotel market while providing a brief outlook of the future potential.