The European Serviced Apartment Sector: Growing Up

The article tackles the issue of standardisation in the serviced apartment (SA) sector, takes a close look at SA performance in France, Germany and the UK, and lastly re-examines the general investment environment and appetite for SA.

About Arlett Hoff

Arlett Hoff is a Director with HVS’s London office, specialising in hotel valuation and consultancy. Arlett joined HVS in 2006 after experience in the hotel investment industry as well as operational hotel experience. Arlett holds a Masters in Real Estate Investment and Finance from Reading University, UK and is a member of the RICS. Arlett has been extensively in the serviced apartment sector having worked on numerous feasibility studies and investment advice in the sector. She has spearheaded the 'Think Tank Initiative' in the UK to help define the sector which has led to an industry charter being signed by all major operators. Arlett is a frequent speaker at industry events and conferences. For further information, please contact: +44 (0) 20 7878 7753


  1. Bob PapworthJul 18, 2014

    An extraordinarily good report, which should be as well received as it is well researched. Most useful.

  2. Oliver SzocsAug 4, 2014

    I would like to read your publication on serviced apartments.

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