Advisory & Consulting

If you are facing questions during the life cycle of a hospitality asset, HVS is here to help. We offer a breadth of consulting and advisory services for every phase of ownership across a wide array of hospitality assets, including hotels, mixed-use and resort-residential properties, convention centers, sports and entertainment facilities, golf clubs, wellness facilities, and casinos.

Our solutions are always tailored to meet your specific needs, whether you are seeking advice on a specific hospitality question or require a solution for a complex hospitality challenge best solved by an expert familiar with the intricacies of your situation.

Our consulting work is based on the extensive expertise of our 250+ professionals located around the world, comprehensive market data, and best-in-class analytics. We specialize in complex consulting that provides practical solutions that deliver tangible results. Our staff members bring real-world, hands-on hotel experience to each of their consulting engagements. Below is a representative list of the solutions we provide.

HVS Advisory & Consulting services are available around the world. If you have any advisory or consulting needs, please click below on the Regional President in your region to contact us:


Developers, owners, investors, attorneys, and other stakeholders within the hospitality industry consistently rely on HVS to help them solve specific challenges.

  • Market Studies
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Site Selection
  • Facilities Recommendation
  • Income and Expense Forecasts
  • Branded Residential Studies and Expertise
  • Master Planning
  • Litigation Consulting
  • Expert Testimony
Financial Institutions
  • Due Diligence
  • Valuations & Appraisals
Hotel Owners
  • Purchase Price Allocations
  • Operational Review and Profitability Enhancement
  • Secret Shopping: In-Depth Review of Guest Experience
  • Hotel Management
  • Asset Management
Government Entities and
Convention and Visitors Bureaus
  • Convention, Sports & Entertainment Venue Studies
  • Tourism Studies
  • Tax Studies
  • Public-Private Partnership Analyses
  • Economic Impact Analyses

Our Strengths

  • Extensive Hospitality Sector Expertise and collaboration to help you maximize the value of your investment or solve your challenge
  • Thought Leadership in the hospitality real estate sector, with practice leaders who have managed hundreds of hospitality-sector engagements
  • Access to Data, assisting our top experts in making informed decisions
  • Exceptional Client Communication with clear¬†expectations on engagement timing and a track record of meeting or exceeding deliverables