Monthly Archives: April 2017

Starwood Launches New Hotel Brand as Supply Ramps Up in Extended Stay Segment

Barry Sternlicht’s Starwood Capital Group this week launched Uptown Suites, an upscale take on Starwood’s InTown Suites extended-stay brand. The firm will open its first property in Concord, NC, with plans to open 10 more properties by 2019. Starwood expects to build new hotels for most of planned properties, targeting “walkable” locations with nearby dining,

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Survey: Investor Worries About Federal Policies, Gridlock Temper Bullish CRE Outlook

Major steps announced Friday by President Donald Trump to roll back Dodd-Frank regulations and unveil a “massive” tax reform package next week are clearly manna from heaven for CRE investors and lenders, with nearly two-thirds of the executives surveyed by national law firm Akerman LLP believing Trump’s pro-business policies will have a positive impact on

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